Year 1

Programme Core Course

Course Course Code
Introduction to Social Welfare SSC101
Introduction to Sociology SWK107
Introduction to Psychology SSC103
Self-development Workshop SSC203

Quantitative and IT Skills Course

Course Course Code
Numerical and IT Literacy MATH101

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
Practical Chinese LCH101
English Usage LENG101
Academic Reading and Writing I LENG102

General Education Required Course

Course Course Code
Integrated Seminar and Community Involvement GE001
Critical Thinking GE101
Ethics and Moral Issues GE102

General Education Elective Course

Year 2

Programme Core Course

Course Course Code
Diversity and Equality SSC201
Foundations in Community Studies
Psychological Wellness SSC204

Stream Core (Psychology)

Course Course Code
History and Issues in Psychology PSY201
Developmental Psychology PSY202
Learning and Motivation PSY203

Stream Core (Community Studies)

Course Course Code
Human Behaviour and Social Environment CMS201
Sociological Perspectives in Community CMS202
Politics and Community CMS203

Stream Core (Social Work)

Course Course Code
Human Behaviour and Social Environment SOWK201
Social Work and Social Work Ethics SOWK202
Social Policy and Planning SOWK203

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
Academic Reading and Writing II LENG201
English Communication for Social Sciences I LENG203
Putonghua for Academic Purposes LPTH102

General Education Required Course

Course Course Code
Individual and Society GE201

Stream Elective/General Education Elective Course

Year 3 Psychology

Stream Core Course

Course Course Code
Biological Psychology PSY301
Cognitive Psychology PSY302
Psychology of Personality PSY303
Social Psychology PSY304
Counselling Psychology PSY402
Positive Psychology PSY405

Research Methodology and Project

Course Course Code
Testing and Measurement PSY305
Research Methods in Psychology PSY306

Field Study/Placement

Course Course Code
Internship SY307

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
English Communication for Social Sciences II LENG302

Stream Elective Course

General Education Elective Course

Year 3 Community Studies

Stream Core Course

Course Course Code
Culture, Community and Identity CMS301
Gender and Community CMS302
Contextualizing Community Study CMS304
Education and Society CMS305

Research Methodology and Project

Course Course Code
Social Research Methods SSC301

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
English Communication for Social Sciences II LENG302

Field Study/Placement

Course Course Code
Community-based Internship CMS306

Stream Elective Course

General Education Elective Course

Year 3 Social Work

Stream Core Course

Course Course Code
Social Work Theory and Practice I: Individuals and Families SOWK301
Social Work Theory and Practice II: Groups SOWK302
Social Work Theory and Practice III: Communities SOWK303
Project Planning and Evaluation SOWK304

Research Methodology and Project

Course Course Code
Social Research Methods SSC301

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
English Communication for Social Sciences II LENG302

Field Study/Placement

Course Course Code
Skills Laboratory I SOWK305
Field Work I SOWK306

Stream Elective Course

General Education Elective Course

Year 4 Psychology

Programme Core Course

Course Course Code
Chinese Psychology PSY401
Clinical Psychology PSY403
Organisational Psychology PSY404
Psychology in Education PSY406

Research Project

Course Course Code
Research Thesis in Psychology PSY407

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
Chinese Writing for Social Sciences LCH402

Stream Elective Course 3

General Education Required Course

Course Course Code
Global Citizenship GE401

Year 4 Community Studies

Programme Core Course

Course Course Code
Cultural Political Economy CMS401
Civic Engagement and Social Movements CMS402
Communication, Media and Society CMS403
Sexuality, Body and Identity CMS404
Urbanisation and Social Change CMS405
Contemporary Chinese Communities CMS406

Research Project

Course Course Code
Social Research Project SSC401

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
Chinese Writing for Social Sciences LCH402

Stream Elective Course

General Education Required Course

Course Course Code
Global Citizenship GE401

Year 4 Social Work

Programme Core Course

Course Course Code
Social Services Administration SOWK401
Integrated Practice Workshop SOWK402
Social Work and Law SOWK403

Language and Communication Course

Course Course Code
Chinese Writing for Social Sciences LCH402

Field Study/Placement

Course Course Code
Skills Laboratory II SOWK404
Field Work II SOWK405

Social Work Stream Elective Course
(Choose 1 course from the following category)

Course Course Code
Diversities of Social Work Practice
Addictive Behaviours SOWK406
Adventure-based Counselling SOWK407
Issues in Youth Work SOWK414
Family-centred Intervention SOWK415
Social Work in Urbanised Society Social Work SOWK418

Stream Elective Course
(Choose 1 course from the following category)

Course Course Code
Diversities of Social Work Perspectives
Structural Social Work SOWK400
Social Work in Gender Perspectives SOWK408
Contemporary Issues in Social Work Practice SOWK409
Social Gerontology SOWK412
Mental Health SOWK413

General Education Required Course

Course Course Code
Global Citizenship GE401