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Literary and Cultural Studies

The University of Hong Kong

M.A.
12 months
Duration
21800 USD/year
5367 USD/year
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About

The Master of Arts in the field of Literary and Cultural Studies (MA) at The University of Hong Kong introduces students to a wide range of important cultural texts as well as social and political issues related to modernity, colonialism, Asia, capitalism, and globalisation.

Overview

The programme in Literary and Cultural Studies at The University of Hong Kong will be offered in a full-time (one year) or part-time (two years) modes at Literary and Cultural Studies. As a "cultural studies" programme, it adopts an interdisciplinary, contextual, and broadly historical approach to questions of culture and to the analysis of tests.  

Critical and cultural theories are important touchstones for all classes, and help us frame and define the texts and problems that we go on to write about.  

At the end of their studies, students are expected to complete a capstone experience which contributes to the body of knowledge in society.

Programme Structure

Mode of Attendance
  • Full Time (one year, with classes on weekday evenings and occasionally weekday afternoons)
  • Part Time (two years, with classes primarily on weekday evenings and sometimes on weekday afternoons)
  • The semester courses offered by the programme will vary from time to time. 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's degree (in any discipline) with good results from a recognised university, or equivalent qualifications.
  • Candidates may be invited to have email and/or Skype/phone interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21800 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5367 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5367 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Local Students

  • 42,100 HK$
Non-local Students
  • 171,000 HK$

Funding

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