Sociology, M.A. | The Chinese University of Hong Kong | Hong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
12 months
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20382 USD/year
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About

Sociology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is a rigorous and systematic study of social interaction and social life. Students will be guided to take a fresh look at how personal experiences of individuals may actually be patterned by wider social and structural forces.  

Overview

Sociology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong has attracted a large number of students who come from a diversity of professions, including teaching and education administration, media reporting and production, human resources and management, and social services. Our Department welcomes you to join our programme and enjoy the experience of high quality teaching offered by our accomplished faculty members in a well-equipped and friendly learning environment.

Students at Sociology programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will:

  • respond to the demand by introducing various sociological perspectives and applying them in the analysis of a wide range of social phenomena, covering topics such as individual and society, society and culture, and the social impact of technological and environmental changes.
  • get practical social research knowledge and skills.
  • be introduced to a variety of penetrating and yet competing perspectives for the analysis of social phenomena, which are particularly useful in the present rapidly changing society. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sociology and Modern Life
  • Decoding Hong Kong Society
  • Methods of Social Inquiry
  • Methods of Social Inquiry
  • Theoretical Perspectives in Sociology 
  • Contemporary Chinese Society 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

24 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20382 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20382 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20382 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

$160,000 per programme, additional course: $20,000 per course (to be approved)

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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