Course Lists

Please visit the Undergraduate Student Handbook under Academic and Quality Section for details of the courses.  You may also visit Department of English for course outlines of all subject knowledge courses.

Faculty Package

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
EDUC2120 Principles and Implementation of Curriculum and Instructional Design 3
EDUC2312 Child and Adolescent Development 3
ENGE1000 English Studies: Thinking Creatively in A Global Language 3

Subject Knowledge

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
ENGE1310 Communications for English Majors I 3
ENGE1500 Introduction to English Linguistics 3
ENGE1520 Grammatical Structure of English 3
ENGE1610 Introduction to Literature 3
ENGE1800 Drama in Performance I 3
ENGE1900 Heroes and Monsters: From Gilgamesh to Game of Thrones 3
ENGE2110 Crime Fiction 3
ENGE2120 Literature and Human Rights 3
ENGE2130 (How to Read) Masterpieces of Literature 3
ENGE2140 Superheroes in Graphic Novel, Comics and Film 3
ENGE2150 Nineteenth-Century Novels on Screen 3
ENGE2160 American Popular Song Lyrics 3
ENGE2170 Literature & Medicine 3
ENGE2180 Intercultural Communication and Engagement Abroad 3
ENGE2190 Gods Behaving Badly: Myths and Legends from Around the World 3
ENGE2200 Authors and Authority 3
ENGE2210 Song and Poetry: The Literature of Song and Song-Writing 3
ENGE2300 Drama: From the Jacobean Period to the Restoration 3
ENGE2310 Drama: From Ibsen to the Present 3
ENGE2320 Eighteenth-and Nineteenth-Century Fiction 3
ENGE2340 Poetry: From the Renaissance to the Augustan Age 3
ENGE2350 Poetry: From the Romantics to the Modernists 3
ENGE2360 Children’s Literature 3
ENGE2380 Twentieth-Century Fiction 3
ENGE2390 Reading Poetry 3
ENGE2510 English Phonetics and Phonology 3
ENGE2520 Appreciation and Practice of Environmental Writing 3
ENGE2530 Hong Kong English and its Culture 3
ENGE2540 Forensic Linguistics: Language as Evidence in Legal Processes 3
ENGE2600 World Englishes and Their Cultures 3
ENGE2620 Acquisition of English as a Second Language 3
ENGE2630 Sociolinguistics: Languages, Culture and Society 3
ENGE2640 Introduction to World Literature in English 3
ENGE2650 From the Renaissance to Enlightenment 3
ENGE2700 Drama in Performance II 3
ENGE2710 Language and Intercultural Communication 3
ENGE2720 Pedagogical Grammar of English 3
ENGE2820 English Semantics and Pragmatics 3
ENGE2840 Lexical Studies in English 3
ENGE2870 English Words 3
ENGE3000 Issues in Comparative Literature 3
ENGE3110 Romanticism 3
ENGE3120 Modernism 3
ENGE3150 English Language and Literature 3
ENGE3160 Major Concepts in American Literature 3
ENGE3170 Major Concepts in European Literature 3
ENGE3180 Major Concepts in World Literature 3
ENGE3190 Literature and Culture 3
ENGE3200 Literature and Art 3
ENGE3210 Literature and Religion 3
ENGE3220 Literature and Film 3
ENGE3230 Gender and Literature 3
ENGE3250 Other Literatures in English 3
ENGE3260 Creative Writing 3
ENGE3270 Literature and Education 3
ENGE3280 Writing a Life between Languages 3
ENGE3290 Reading and Writing Shorts Stories 3
ENGE3300 Writing for the Stage 3
ENGE3310 Writing for the Screen 3
ENGE3320 Hong Kong Literature in English 3
ENGE3340 Nineteenth-Century Literature 3
ENGE3350 Literature and Politics 3
ENGE3360 Special Topics in Creative Writing 3
ENGE3370 Writing Hong Kong 3
ENGE3380 The Contemporary African Novel 3
ENGE3390 The London Novel 3
ENGE3500 Shakespeare 3
ENGE3600 Contrastive Linguistics 3
ENGE3610 Psycholinguistics 3
ENGE3630 Language, Cognition, and Education 3
ENGE3670 Language, Meaning, and Text 3
ENGE3680 History of the English Language 3
ENGE3690 Gender and Language 3
ENGE3730 Communication in Second Language Classrooms 3
ENGE3740 Language Planning and Policy 3
ENGE3750 Intercultural Transitions: Making Sense of International Experience 3
ENGE3760 English Sociolinguistic Variation 3
ENGE3770 Bilingualism: Cognition and Society 3
ENGE3850 Acquisition of English Phonology 3
ENGE3860 Advanced Grammatical Studies in English 3
ENGE3950 Digital Technologies for Language Learning 3
ENGE3960 Digital Literacy as Social Practice 3
ENGE3970 Language and the Internet 3
ENGE4100 Major Author(s) 3
ENGE4110 Love, Death, and God in English Renaissance Poetry 3
ENGE4120 Reading Paradise Lost 3
ENGE4130 Issues in Literary Criticism 3
ENGE4140 Topics in East/West Comparative Literature 3
ENGE4150 Reading Dante’s Inferno 3
ENGE4240 Special Topics in Literature 3
ENGE4510 Shakespeare Festival 3
ENGE4620 Critical Discourse Analysis 3
ENGE4650 Special Topics in Applied Linguistics 3
ENGE4660 Issues in Contemporary English Language Studies 3

Language Enhancement

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
ELTU2003 English Through Popular Culture 2
ELTU2004 English Through the Visual Arts 3
ELTU2005 Speaking and Presenting like TED 3
ELTU2202 Language Awareness for Teachers 1: Listening and Speaking 3
ELTU2203 Language Awareness for Teachers 2: Listening and Speaking 3
ELTU2403 Language Awareness for Teachers 3: Academic Writing 3
ELTU3104 English Through Film 3
ELTU3413 Research Writing in Humanities and Social Sciences 2
ELTU3414 Learn to Write Better! English through Great Essays 2
ELTU3502 Essentials of Public Speaking 2

Language Teaching Methodology

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
ELED2810 English Language Teaching Theory and Methodology 3
ELED4720 English Language Teaching Techniques I 3
ELED4730 English Language Teaching Techniques II 3
ELED4740 English Language Teaching Techniques III 3
ELED4840 Language Assessment and Evaluation 3
ELED4870 Materials Development and Adaptation 2
ELED4880 Information and Multimedia Technology and English Language Teaching 2
ELED4890 Current Issues in English Language Teaching 2
ELED4920 English Language Teaching Curriculum Theory and Design 3
ELED4960 Teaching English through Language Arts 2
ELED4970 Enrichment Activities for English Language Teaching 2
ELED4990 Special Topics in English Language Teaching 2

Research Project

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
ELED4850 Studying Second Language Learners and Classrooms 3
ELED4860 English Language Teaching Project Report 3

Educational Studies

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
EDUC2210 Education and Society in Hong Kong 2
EDUC2220 Educational Thought 2
EDUC2240 Understanding Schooling and Education Policy in Hong Kong 3
EDUC3140 Curricular Strategies for Tackling Individual Differences 2
EDUC3200 Developing intercultural competence: Experiential learning 3
EDUC3201 Ethics and Professional Standards for Teachers 2
EDUC3260 Teacher Development and Leadership 2
EDUC3270 Engendering Education 2
EDUC3280 An Introduction to Moral and Citizenship Education 2
EDUC3290 Meaning Concerns, Death and Life Education 2
EDUC3311 Psychology Applied to Learning and Teaching 3
EDUC4110 Design and Implementation of Student Activities (DISA) 2
EDUC4131 e-Learning in Schools 2
EDUC4320 Classroom Management and School Discipline 2
EDUC4330 School Guidance and Counselling 2
EDUC4340 Supporting Students with Special Educational Needs 2

Teaching Practicum

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
EDUC4030 Teaching Practice I 5
EDUC4040 Teaching Practice II 5

Immersion Experience

Course Code Course Title Unit(s)
ELED1010 Immersion Experience I 1
ELED1020 Immersion Experience II 1
ELED1030 Immersion Experience III 1