Programme Requirements
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Applicable to students admitted in 2018-19 and thereafter

Students are required to complete a total of 24 units for graduation. They are expected to take 4-5 Core courses (12-15 units), 2-4 Elective courses (6-9 units) and 2 courses on Research Methodology (3 units).

Courses to be offered include:

a) Core Courses (12-15 units) from:

b) Elective Courses (6-9 units) from:

c) Courses on Research Methodology (3 units) from:

Study Scheme

(1) Students are required to complete a total of 24 units for graduation.

  (a) Core courses
12 - 15 units
  (b) Elective courses
6 - 9 units
  (c) Courses on Research Methodology#
3 units
Total: 24 units

#There are pre-requisites for PEDU 6404 & 6405, please refer to Faculty Handbook ¡V Course Descriptions for details.

(2) Other Requirements

  (a)   A student must achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in order to fulfil the graduation requirement.
  (b)   Students must fulfil the Term Assessment Requirement of the Graduate School. A student who obtains a cumulative GPA below 2.0 in the preceding term will be put on academic probation. For details, please refer to Clause 13.0 ¡§Unsatisfactory Performance and Discontinuation of Studies¡¨ of the General Regulations Governing Postgraduate Studies which can be accessed from the Graduate School Homepage:

Class Schedule

There are two terms per academic year. Term 1 is from September to December, and Term 2 from January to April. Classes are usually offered on weekday evenings and on Saturday mornings.