Programmes in the new curriculum will require at least 128 units for graduation, which are distributed into three key components, Major, General Education, and Electives as follows:
Four-Year Curriculum Framework
60 units
  General Education (GE)
38 units
30 units
  Graduate Requirement
128 units
Study Schedule
Film and Media Arts Major (FMA)
Journalism Major (JOUR)
Organizational Communication (ORGC)
Public Relations and Advertising (PRA)
General Education (GE)
In keeping with HKBU’s Whole Person Education, the General Education Programme is broad-based in design. Students of the School of Communication will study GE core courses in their first two years of study, and study GE distribution courses selectively in their four years of study. For more details, please refer to the GE Website:
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