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History Major

Curriculum Structure​

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To graduate, students must complete 2 categories of requirements, totaling 125 AUs. The 2 categories are as follows:

A.  Major Requirements (69 AUs)
B.  General Education Requirements (GER) (56 AUs)  

 
Curriculum Structure
AY2019-20 Intake

​​​                 ​​​ ​A. Major Requirements

​​ ​    B. ​General Education Requirement (GER)

​  Total (AUs)

    ​Core

 Prescribed
  Electives​

​   FYP or Two
     HH4000
  level courses

     Core​

     Prescribed
      Electives
        (PEs)​

    Unrestricted
       Electives
        (UEs)​​

​      15

​       46

​           8

​        14

​          12

​          30

​      125

​       5 
  Courses

       14​
   Courses

        ​ 8
    Courses

           4
      Courses​

 

Major Requirements (69 AUs)

The requirements for a History major consist of 3 components:

A1. History Core Courses (15 AUs)
A2. History Prescribed Electives (46 AUs)
A3. Graduation Project (FYP) or 2 HH4000 level courses (8 AUs)
       (The two HH4000 level courses are for those who are not eligible to do FYP.)

A1. History Core (Compulsory) Courses

The 5 core courses (15 AUs) are compulsory courses which students must complete. Each course (unless otherwise stated) is equivalent to 3 AUs.

 
A2. History Prescribed Electives Courses

Students must complete 14 prescribed electives:

(i)  At least 10 at HH1000, HH2000 and HH3000 levels and at least 4 at HH4000 level and;
(ii) Students will have to take at least one course from 3 of the 4 categories.
 

Applied History


Global Asia

 

Interdisciplinary History

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