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[A] Applicable to students admitted in 2017-18

Major Programme Requirement

Students are required to complete a minimum of 72 units of courses as follows:

(1) Faculty Package:

  1. HIST1000 and any two courses from:
    ANTH1020, ARTS1003, *CHLL1900/CHLL1902, CUMT1000, CURE1000, 1110, ENGE1000, FAAS1900, JASP1090, LING1000, MUSC1000, PHIL1110, THEO1000, TRAN1000
9 Units

(2) Required Courses:

  1. HIST1001, 1002, 2001, 2002, 4801, 4802
18 Units

(3) Elective Courses[a][b]:

  1. Complete 45 units of HIST courses in addition to the HIST courses listed in (1) and (2) above, with at least 9 units from:
    HIST2301, 2330, 2360, 2370, 2380, 2390, 3326, 3330, 3331, 3332, 3340, 3360, 3372, 3373, 3380, 3381, 3400, 4020, 4304, 4305, 4306, 4380, 4390, 4400, 4420
45 Units


Total: 72 Units

Explanatory Notes:

HIST courses at 2000 and above level as well as those labeled as # will be included in the calculation of Major GPA for honours classification.

  1. [a] Students may select up to 15 units (five courses) from ANTH2310#, 2340#, 2520#, 3430# and JASP1180, 3110# offered by the Department of Anthropology and Department of Japanese Studies as elective courses. Students taking the above ANTH and JASP courses in fulfilling the History Major requirement should indicate which course(s) is/are to be counted at their final term of attendance.
  2. [b] Students may take courses offered by the Division of History at HIST5000 level except HIST5011 and HIST5553 for fulfillment of elective courses requirement.
  3. [*] Students can choose either CHLL1900 or CHLL1902 as a Faculty Package course.
 


[B] Applicable to students admitted in 2015-16 and 2016-17

Major Programme Requirement

Students are required to complete a minimum of 72 units of courses as follows:

(1) Faculty Package:

  1. HIST1000 and any two courses from:
    ANTH1020, ARTS1003, CHLL1900, CUMT1000, CURE1000, 1110, ENGE1000, FAAS1900, JASP1090, LING1000, MUSC1000, PHIL1110, THEO1000, TRAN1000
9 Units

(2) Required Courses:

  1. HIST1001, 1002, 2001, 2002, 4801, 4802
18 Units

(3) Elective Courses[a][b]:

  1. Students are required to complete 45 units of HIST course in addition to the HIST courses listed in (1) and (2) above. At least 9 units from:
    HIST2301, 2330, 2360, 2370, 2380, 2390, 3326, 3330, 3331, 3332, 3340, 3360, 3372, 3373, 3380, 3381, 3400, 4020, 4304, 4305, 4306, 4380, 4390, 4400, 4420
45 Units


Total: 72 Units

Explanatory Notes:

HIST courses at 2000 and above level as well as those labeled as # will be included in the calculation of Major GPA for honours classification.

  1. [a] Students may select up to 15 units (five courses) from ANTH2310#, 2340#, 2520#, 3430# and JASP1180, 3110 [^2550]#, 3420# offered by the Department of Anthropology and Department of Japanese Studies as elective courses. Students taking the above ANTH and JASP courses in fulfilling the History Major requirement should indicate which course(s) is/are to be counted at their final term of attendance.
  2. [b] Students may take courses offered by the Division of History at HIST 5000 level except HIST5011 and HIST5553 for fulfillment of History Major requirements.
  3. [^ ] Old course code used before 2016-17
 


[C] Applicable to students admitted in 2014-15

Major Programme Requirement

Students are required to complete a minimum of 72 units of courses as follows:

(1) Faculty Package:

  1. HIST1000 and any two courses from:
    ANTH1020, CHLL1900, CUMT1000, CURE1000, 1110, ENGE1000, FAAS1900, JASP1090, LING1000, MUSC1000, PHIL1110, THEO1000, TRAN1000
9 Units

(2) Required Courses:

  1. HIST1001, 1002, 2001, 2002, 4801, 4802
18 Units

(3) Elective Courses[a][b]:

  1. Students are required to complete 45 units of HIST courses in addition to the HIST courses listed in (1) and (2) above.
45 Units


Total: 72 Units

Explanatory Notes:

HIST courses at 2000 and above level as well as those labeled as # will be included in the calculation of Major GPA for honours classification.

  1. [a] Students may select up to 15 units (five courses) from ANTH2310#, 2340#, 2520#, 3430# and JASP1180, 3110 [^2550]#, 3420# offered by the Department of Anthropology and Department of Japanese Studies as elective courses. Students taking the above ANTH and JASP courses in fulfilling the History Major requirement should indicate which course(s) is/are to be counted at their final term of attendance.
  2. [b] Students may take courses offered by the Division of History at HIST 5000 level except HIST5011 and HIST5553 for fulfillment of History Major requirements.
  3. [^ ] Old course code used before 2016-17
 


[D] Applicable to students admitted in 2012-13 and 2013-14

Students are required to complete a minimum of 72 units of courses as follows:

(1) Faculty Package:

  1. HIST1000 and any two courses from ANTH1020, CHLL1900, CURE1000, 1110, ENGE1000, FAAS1900, JASP1090, LING1000, MUSC1000, PHIL1110, THEO1000, TRAN1000
9 Units

(2) Required Courses

  1. HIST1001, 1002, 2001, 2002, 4801, 4802
18 Units

(3) Elective Courses[a][b]:

  1. Students are required to complete 45 units of HIST courses in addition to the HIST courses listed in (1) and (2) above.
45 Units


Total: 72 Units

Explanatory Notes:

HIST courses at 2000 level and above as well as those labeled as # will be included in the calculation of Major GPA for honours classification.

  1. [a] Students may select up to 21 units (seven courses) from ANTH2310#, 2340#, 2520#, 3430# and JASP1180, 3110 [^2550]#, 3420# offered by the Department of Anthropology and Department of Japanese Studies as elective courses. Students taking the above ANTH and JASP courses in fulfilling the History Major requirement should indicate which course(s) is/are to be counted at their final term of attendance.
  2. [b] Students may take courses offered by the Division of History at HIST 5000 level except HIST5011 and HIST5553 for fulfillment of History Major requirements.
  3. [^ ] Old course code used before 2016-17
 

[A] Minor Programme in History

Students are required to complete a minimum of 18 units of courses as follows:

(1) Required Course:

  1. HIST1000
3 Units

(2) Elective Courses:

  1. HIST1001 or 1002
  2. 4 HIST courses excluding HIST1001 and 1002, with at least 2 courses at 3000 or above level^
3 Units
12 Units


Total: 18 Units

Explanatory Note:

  1. ^ Students may take courses offered by the Division of History at HIST 5000 level except
    HIST5011 and HIST5553 for fulfillment of History Minor requirements.
 

[B] Minor Programme in Cultural Heritage Studies

Students are required to complete a minimum of 18 units of courses as follows:

(1) Elective Courses:

(a) HIST1000 or 2001
(b) ANTH2730 or 2760
(c) Any 4 courses from the following, with at least 2 courses at 3000 or above level:
ANTH1410, 2520, 2720, 3350, 3370, 4210, 4720, HIST2500, 3406, 4500, 4600, 4700*

3 Units
3 Units
12 Units


Total: 18 Units

Explanatory Note:

  1. * Including one of the four courses under 1(a) and 1(b) not taken to fulfill the requirement
    of 1(a) or 1(b).