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Bachelor of Arts (Honours)

History

4-year Programme

 

 

* Programme Structure for 2012-13 Intake (4-year curriculum)

* Programme Structure for 2013-14 Intake (4-year curriculum)

* Programme Structure for 2014-15 Intake (4-year curriculum)

* Programme Structure for 2015-16 Intake (4-year curriculum)

* Programme Structure for 2016-17 Intake (4-year curriculum)

* Programme Structure for 2017-18 Intake (4-year curriculum)

 

* Briefing & Consultation Session for Selection of Majors 2012-13

* Briefing & Consultation Session for Selection of Majors 2013-14

 

 

History Programme Required Courses

Courses
 
Number of Credits

HST2101

Historical Ideas and Methods

3

HST2103

Historical Research and Writing

3

HST2203

History of China in the Twentieth Century

3

HST3153

Ancient Civilisations

HST4000

Senior Research Seminar

3

HST4208

History of Hong Kong from 1941

3


History Programme Electives Courses

Student must take at least one elective from each of the five categories below. Students who enroll in HST4301 and HST4302 have to take a total of 8 and 9 electives resepectively, whereas others have to take a total of 10 electives.

Category 1: Comparative Civilizations

Courses
 
Number of Credits

 HST1194

'Clashes of Civilizations' in Modern History: Value Confrontations between Asia and the West

3

HST3263

History of Modern Middle East

3

HST3265

History of Modern Islamic Societies

3

HST3311

Cultural Inerchange between China and the World

3

HST3355

History of U.S.-China Relations

3

HST3367

The End of the British Empire

3

Category 2: Hong Kong and Chinese History

3

HST3202

History of the Ming and Qing Dynasties

3

3

3

HST3270

Tibet: History, Culture and Politics

3

HST3352

History of Religions in China

3

HST3360

Historical Geography of China

3

HST4353

Social and Economic History of South China

3

HST4354

History of Science and Technology in China

3

HST4359

History of Women and Children in China

3

HST4361

Critical Themes in Pre-Modern Chinese History

3

Category 3: Non-China Asian History

3

3

3

3

HST3264

Introduction to Indian History

3

3

Category 4: Western History

HST1113

Introduction to History of the USA

3

HST1114

Introduction to European History

3

HST3255

History of the United States to 1865

3

3

HST3266

Europe and Europeans in Historical Perspective

3

3

3

HST4362

Early Modern England, 1455-1707

3

HST4363

History of Modern Germany

3

HST4364

History of Modern Britain

3

Category 5: Interdisciplinary Historical Approaches or Methods

HST1196

Human-Anima Relationship in History

3

HST2001

Changing the World through Music: Modern Revolutions and Musical Performance

3

HST2261

World Environmental History

3

3

HST3268

Cities Across Civilisations

3

HST3269
A Cultural Water of History

3

3

HST3366

Ethnohistory of China

3

 

Others:

HST4301

3

HST4302

3

Both the Directed Research Project A and B are optional. Student will be allowed to take this course subject to the approval of the Department based on various criteria, such as language facility and cumulative GPA.
 
Special Topics in History **
HST4399X
Special Topics in History
3
 
For Non-History Major Students
HST2191
Hong Kong's Heritage
3

 

 

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