The general framework for the four-year university curriculum (120-126 credits) is as follows:
Core Curriculum (Common Core & Clusters)*
|English Language||12 credits|
|Chinese Language / Putonghua||6 credits|
|Major Discipline ^||48 credits ^|
|Free Electives #||27 credits ^|
|Total||120-126 credits ^|
* Common for all students irrespective of their Majors.
^ There are variations in the number of credits for some Business programmes and Global Liberal Arts programme.
# Students may take up to 6 additional cluster credits as free electives, apart from the 15 required credits for cluster courses.