|Programme Code:||8C110-EPC (Programme of PolyU West Kowloon Campus 理大西九龍校園課程)|
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This interdisciplinary programme equips you with broad-based knowledge of languages, critical thinking and communication studies that help you build a solid foundation prior to acquiring discipline-specific knowledge of professional English, language studies, and cultural and communication studies, especially the communication skills in creative and cultural industries. Eventually, this programme prepares you for further studies or a career in specialised fields such as linguistics and language studies, communication and media studies, public relations or creative and cultural industries.
HKCC Associate Degree/ Higher Diploma programmes are listed on the Qualifications Register (QR) of The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR); the qualification is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF) and is commensurate with Level 4 of the Generic Level Descriptors. For details of the QR and QF, please click here.
This programme has 5 or more subjects included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund. For details, please click here.
Graduates of the Associate in English for Professional Communication programme can apply for admission to UGC-funded bachelor’s degree programmes in Language and Communication, Marketing and Public Relations and business.
Graduates can also apply for admission to the top-up self-financed Bilingual Communication programmes offered by SPEED under the CPCE “2+2” pathway.
You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 21 subjects in total, comprising 12 - 13 General Education Subjects and 8 Discipline-specific Subjects.
~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 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.
#Offering of individual elective subjects is subject to resources and quota availability.
Medium of Instruction: Most subjects are taught in English, although due to their nature and objectives, some subjects are taught in Chinese. Language subjects are taught in the language in question.
E & C English and Chinese
Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates will be able to achieve its intended learning outcomes. For details, please click here.
More than 120 local and overseas bachelor's degree programmes have admitted graduates from HKCC's Associate Degree Scheme in Humanities and Communication. For the articulation track record of graduates, please click here.
Source: HKCC Graduate Survey 2020 (figures as of 5 October 2020)
Click here to view admission score (2021/22 Cohort) for all programmes.