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Balanced base of social science knowledge with a specialism ...
I aspire to be a psychologist. The Associate in Applied Social Sciences (Psychology) programme, ...
This programme will equip you with a solid foundation in social science knowledge and get you acquainted with different fields of psychology – social psychology, personality psychology, and biological psychology – and their research methods. After graduation, you can pursue a career related to psychology or further studies in related disciplines.
Ng Chi-kit, Jacky
Graduate of Associate in Applied Social Sciences (Psychology)
Articulated into PolyU’s Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Applied Psychology
Further Articulated into PolyU’s Master of Philosophy (Psychology)
Currently Pursuing CUHK’s Doctor of Philosophy (Psychology)
I aspire to be a psychologist. The Associate in Applied Social Sciences (Psychology) programme, with a flexible and comprehensive curriculum, helped me develop my interest in psychology. Throughout my two-year study at HKCC, my knowledge of psychology was well consolidated, facilitating my pursuit of bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral studies.
You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 22 subjects in total, comprising 12 - 14 General Education Subjects and 8 Discipline-specific Subjects.
General Education Subjects
8 - 9 Compulsory Subjects
@Taught in Putonghua
~Students who are non-Chinese speakers, or whose Chinese standards are at junior secondary level or below are required to take this subject.
^Students with Level 3 or above in HKDSE English are exempted from taking this subject.
4 - 5 Elective Subjects*# (from the following cluster areas)
*Students with Level 3 or above in any one HKDSE subject (other than English) only need to take four General Education elective subjects.
For the full list of more than 50 General Education subjects, please click here.
7 Compulsory Subjects
1 Elective Subject# (from the following subjects or from the discipline-specific compulsory subjects offered in the other programmes under the Associate Degree Scheme in Applied Social Sciences)
#Offering of individual elective subjects is subject to resources and quota availability.
Articulation Track Record of Graduates
More than 90 local and overseas bachelor's degree programmes have admitted graduates from HKCC's Associate Degree Scheme in Applied Social Sciences. For the articulation track record of graduates, please click here.