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Social Sciences

Hong Kong Shue Yan University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
11481 USD/year
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About

This Social Sciences course from Hong Kong Shue Yan University, will focus on selected topics within the instructor's area of specialization, and is intended to provide a more in-depth understanding of changing social values or cultural practices.

Overview

After completing courses in their chosen domains on the Social Sciences course from Hong Kong Shue Yan University, students proceed to the Graduate Seminar. The Graduate Seminar aims to consolidate and extend knowledge accumulated through coursework, while also building independent research skills that are vital to the pursuit of further learning.

Objectives

  • To Explain how social values are shaped by institutional transformations brought about by the state and market.
  • To analyze how individual citizens re-orientate themselves within the social structure amid rapid and radical social changes.
  • To explore the possibility and conditions for the emergence of new systems of social values in the family, community, and state.
  • To compare and contrast the different transformation paths of social values and morality in various Chinese societies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theorizing Market and State
  • Changing Social Values and Morality
  • Religion and Market Economy
  • Mobility, Migration, and Inequality
  • Civil Society and Citizenship
  • Politicizing and Commoditizing Cultures
  • Collective Memories in Chinese Societies
  • Heritage, Governance and Nationalism

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Starts from October/November each year. We begin to make admission decisions on applications received on a first-come-first-served basis.

Language

Partially taught in English

Credits

27 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

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.
100
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

 Full-time applicant of taught postgraduate programmes in HKSYU

  • Applicants must have achieved a First Class or Second Class (Upper Division) Undergraduate Honours degree or its equivalent
  • Applicants must demonstrate that their previous research experiences are commensurate with subject areas recognized by the respective programmes.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11481 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11481 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11481 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11481 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

HK$89,000 for the Program

Funding

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