Bachelor of Applied Psychology with Honours, Bachelor of Business Management with Honours

Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration Bachelor of Applied Psychology with Honours, Bachelor of Business Management with Honours  
PROGRAMME CODE
JUPAS: JS9280
DIRECT APPLICATION: BAPHBMJ1
ENTRY
YEAR-1 ENTRY
STUDY DURATION
4-YEAR DOUBLE DEGREE
MODE OF STUDY
FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE
 

PROGRAMME CODE

 

ENTRY

STUDY DURATION

MODE OF STUDY


JUPAS: JS9280

DIRECT APPLICATION: BAPHBMJ1

 

YEAR-1 ENTRY

 

 

4-YEAR DOUBLE DEGREE

 

FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE

 

PROGRAMME CODE

 

ENTRY

 

STUDY DURATION

 

MODE OF STUDY


JUPAS: JS9280

DIRECT APPLICATION: BAPHBMJ1


YEAR-1 ENTRY


4-YEAR DOUBLE DEGREE


FULL-TIME, FACE-TO-FACE

About The Programme

This dual degree programme is jointly offered by Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration (B&A) and School of Arts and Social Sciences (A&SS). Students will obtain two honours degree upon completion of the four years of study, one in Applied Psychology, and the other in Business Management.

The programme provides students with exposure to a wide spectrum of psychological and managerial perspectives during their study. Graduates would be able to integrate psychology and management concepts and theories to develop business solutions that factor in interests, behaviours and mental processes of different stakeholders.

Programme Intended Learning Outcomes (PILOs)

  1. Explain and critically review the development of and logic behind the main ideas, frameworks and theories of various business-related disciplines.
  2. Critically review and deal with ethical issues that may arise in the conduct of business and within organisations and propose solutions for the issues.
  3. Critically analyse and evaluate major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings, and historical and cultural trends in psychology.
  4. Synthesise insights into people’s behaviours and mental processes, taking individual differences and contextual influences into consideration.
  5. Apply research methods, including research design, data analysis and interpretation, to formulate evidence-based response to routine and professional problems in diverse settings.
  6. Integrate and apply concepts and theories of business management and psychology to identify issues, analyse situations, and make informed judgements.

Admission Requirements

 

Students shall have attained either

 

LEVEL 3 OR ABOVE

IN CHINESE LANGUAGE

LEVEL 3 OR ABOVE

IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE

LEVEL 2 OR ABOVE

IN MATHEMATICS

LEVEL 2 OR ABOVE

IN LIBERAL STUDIES

LEVEL 2 OR ABOVE

IN AN ELECTIVE SUBJECT

 

in the HKDSE OR an equivalent qualification

 

Programme Structure and Contents

During the four years of study, students will need to complete 150 credit-units of courses of which at least 24 credit-units should be taken at 3000-level and another 24 credit-units at 4000-level.

YEAR 1

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credit-units
Autumn
BUS 2000BEF*
Integrated Business Foundation
24
PSYC 1001AEF
Foundations of Social Sciences: Psychology
3
University Core
Social Responsibilities
1
Spring
BUS 2000BEF*
Integrated Business Foundation
24
SOCI 1001AEF
Foundations of Social Sciences: Sociology
3
University Core
University Core Values
2

YEAR 2

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credit-units
Autumn
MKT 2050BEF
Introduction to Marketing
3
POLS 1001AEF
Foundations of Social Sciences: Political Science
3
PSYC 2001AEF
Positive Psychology and Mental Health
3
PSYC 3010AEF
Social Psychology
3
PSYC 3009AEF
Research Methods in Psychology
3
General Education course #
3
Spring
COUN 2001AEF
Basic Skills in Counselling
3
ECON 1001AEF
Foundations of Social Sciences: Economics
3
LAW 3062BEF
Business Law
3
MGT 3045BEF
Organisational Behaviour
3
PSYC 3002AEF
Biological Psychology
3
University Core
The Effective Communicator and Teamwork
3
Summer
BUS 3068BEF
Business Issues and Ethics
3
General Education course #
3

YEAR 3

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credit-units
Autumn
IB 3091BEF
International Business Environment
3
PSYC 3001AEF
Abnormal Psychology
3
PSYC 3005AEF
Life-span Developmental Psychology
3
PSYC 3006AEF
Personality Psychology
3
One Psychology Elective
3
University Core
Entrepreneurial Mindset and Leadership
3
Spring
MGT 4098BEF
Business Strategy
3
MKT 3063BEF
Consumer Behaviour
3
PSYC 3003AEF
Cognitive Psychology
3
PSYC 4007AEF
Industrial-Organizational Psychology
3
One Business Elective
3
Summer
BUS 4038BEF / BUS 4098BEF
Applied Research Project / Work-based Learning Project
12

YEAR 4

Term
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credit-units
Autumn
MGT 4041BEF
Strategic Human Resource Management
3
PSYC 4001AEF
Behavioural Economics
3
PSYC 4006AEF / PSYC 4004AEF
History of Psychology / Current Issues in Psychology
3
One Psychology Elective
3
One Business Elective
3
Spring
BUS 4088BEF
Business Sustainability: Theory and Practice
3
PSYC 3007AEF
Psychological Testing and Assessment
3
Two Psychology Electives
6
One Business Elective
3

Business elective courses

Offering Term^
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credits
Autumn
MKT B366F
Marketing Communications
5
MKT B461F
International Marketing
5
Spring
MGT B342F
Managing Key Functions in Human Resource Management: Training and Development
5
MGT B442F
Strategic Human Resource Management Issues
5
MGT B456F
Innovation Management
5
MKT B462F
Strategic Marketing
5

Psychology elective courses

Offering Term^
Course Code
Course Title
No. of Credits
Autumn
PSYC A335F
Cyberpsychology
5
STAT A222F
Essentials of Research Inquiry
5
Spring
PSYC A326F
Clinical Psychology
5
PSYC A336F
Psychology of Language
5
PSYC A341F
Psychology of Ageing
5
PSYC A239F
Criminal Psychology
5

* Course carry-over from Autumn Term

# General Education course:
Students should take General Education courses from fields of study which are different from those of their programmes.

Career and Further Studies

Career Prospects

Graduates can pursue a career in psychology or people-oriented business areas such as marketing, human resource management, and community services. In addition, by completing the psychology courses in different subjects in the programme, students may apply to be a graduate member of the Hong Kong Psychological Society.

Further Studies

Opportunities are available for the graduates of this programme to pursue postgraduate studies in Hong Kong and abroad, such as Master of Business Administration degree or other master’s degrees in business- or psychology-related areas.

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