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Bachelor of General Studies
Programme description
Programme requirements
Enquiries
  

Programme description

This programme, for which there are no entry requirements, provides the opportunity for students to construct their own programme of study within the framework of the HKMU degree/sub-degree regulations.

The aims of the programme are:

  1. to provide a flexible qualification at degree level which meets the general demands of the Hong Kong workforce;
  2. to provide opportunities for intellectual development for adult students wishing to graduate with a general qualification;
  3. to provide an opportunity for mature students to define their own programme of study.

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Programme requirements

Students pursuing the degree of Bachelor of General Studies must successfully complete at least 120 credits. To accumulate sufficient credits for the award of this degree, you can select a combination of courses at Foundation, Middle or Higher level from any Schools. To satisfy the regulations for the degree, you must:

(a)obtain no more than 40 credits in courses at Foundation level; and
(b)obtain at least 20 credits in courses at the Higher level.
 
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Notes:

In order to ensure that the programme of study you construct meets the regulations of the BGS/AGS programme, the University offers a support service for BGS/AGS students. You may write to the Admissions & Enrolment Office (Part-time & Postgraduate) in Registry or use the form for ‘Application for Academic Support for Bachelor/Associate of General Studies’ and include your study plan and area of interest so that telephone advice can be given to you.

Students are required to complete 120 credits but they may opt to graduate with the Associate of General Studies [AGS] (80 credits) after completing the required number of credits and fulfilling the requirements of the programme regulations.
 

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Enquiries

For enquiries about the programmes, please contact:

Dr Emily Ge 葛浩燕博士
Tel: 27686408
Email: hge@hkmu.edu.hk

School of Education and Languages website

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