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Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Ageing Society and Services Studies

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Year 1 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ENGL A101F University English Writing Skills 5
POLS A122F Foundations of Social Sciences: Political Science 5
PSYC A124F Foundations of Social Sciences: Psychology 5
STAT A221F Statistics 5
Year 1 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A121F Foundations of Social Sciences: Economics 5
SOCI A123F Foundations of Social Sciences: Sociology 5
ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Year 2 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A231F Introduction to Microeconomics 5
PSYC A236F Positive Psychology and Mental Health 5
STAT A222F Essentials of Research Inquiry 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Year 2 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues 5
SOSC A211F Introduction to Gerontology 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOSC A312F Applied Nutrition in Ageing 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A341F The Economics of Health and Long Term Care 5
SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F /

PSYC A329F

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
SOCI A332F /

SOCI A333F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives /

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5
SOSC A341F Practical Skills in Social Services I 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOCI A313F Health, Illness and Services for an Ageing Society 5
SOSC A342F Practical Skills in Social Services II 5
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A322F   /

PSYC A329F

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies

5
SOCI A320F /

SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F

Hong Kong Society /

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
Year 2 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ENGL A101F University English Writing Skills 5
ECON A231F Introduction to Microeconomics 5
STAT A221F Statistics 5
STAT A222F Essentials of Research Inquiry 5
Year 2 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues 5
SOSC A211F Introduction to Gerontology 5
ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A236F Positive Psychology and Mental Health 5
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOSC A312F Applied Nutrition in Ageing 5
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A341F The Economics of Health and Long Term Care 5
SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F /

PSYC A329F

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
SOCI A332F /

SOCI A333F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives /

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5
SOSC A341F Practical Skills in Social Services I 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOCI A313F Health, Illness and Services for an Ageing Society 5
SOSC A342F Practical Skills in Social Services II 5
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A322F   /

PSYC A329F

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

5
SOCI A320F /

SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F

Hong Kong Society /

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOSC A312F Applied Nutrition in Ageing 5
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A341F The Economics of Health and Long Term Care 5
SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F /

PSYC A329F

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
SOCI A332F /

SOCI A333F

Ageing: Issues and Perspectives /

Family, Gender and Sexuality

5
SOSC A341F Practical Skills in Social Services I 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F /

PSYC A322F /

PSYC A341F

Social Psychology /

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Psychology of Ageing

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F /

SOCI A320F /

SOCI A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

Hong Kong Society /

Social Policy and Social Administration

5
SOCI A313F Health, Illness and Services for an Ageing Society 5
SOSC A342F Practical Skills in Social Services II 5
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A322F   /

PSYC A329F

Life-span Developmental Psychology /

Industrial-Organizational Psychology

5
PUAD A322F /

PUAD A323F

Public Sector Management /

Public Policy Studies /

5
SOCI A320F /

SOCI A325F /

SOCI A327F

Hong Kong Society /

Understanding Chinese Society /

Globalization, Social Policy and Everyday Life

5
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
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