List of Subjects Offered by APSS

Subject Code

Subject Title

APSS111/
APSS1A07

Introduction to Psychology

APSS112/
APSS1A08

Introduction to Sociology

APSS113

Introduction to Politics

APSS114/APSS1A09

Introduction to Anthropology

APSS115

Freshman Seminars for the Broad Discipline of Social Sciences

APSS116

Introducation to Social Work

APSS118

Self Understanding and Communication Skills

APSS119

Introduction to Social Welfare in Hong Kong

APSS120

Introduction to Social Services in Hong Kong

APSS1820

Anthropology and Language

APSS1A01

From Cradle to Grave - Life Course Transitions in Modern Society

APSS1A02

Introduction to Western Theories of Human Nature

APSS1A03

Men and Masculinity in Hong Kong

APSS1A04

Understanding Ethics in Daily Life

APSS1A06

Humanity, Fear and Destity: Revelation from Sci-fi Movie

APSS1A21 Service Leadership
APSS1A22 Promotion of Leadership Qualities in University Students

APSS1B10

Eating up the Society - from a Society "for" Food to a Society "of" Food

APSS1B11

Globalization and the Changing Middle Class

APSS1B12

Media and Everyday Life

APSS1B13

Youth and Youth Culture

APSS1B14

Discovering Hong Kong Society

APSS1B15

Global China

APSS1B15 – for Semester 3, 2014/15 Only

Global China
APSS1B16 Gender and Social Changes in Chinese Societies

APSS1B17

Contemporary Chinese Society and Popular Culture

APSS1B18 From Gloom to Bloom: Global New Urbanism
APSS1C19N Transformation of Chinese Society: Revolution and Reform

APSS1C19P

Transformation of Chinese Society: Revolution and  Reform

APSS1C20 China’s Ethnic Minorities

APSS1L01

Tomorrow's Leaders

APSS2200 The Art of Reasoning
APSS2201 Social Structure and Social Theory

APSS222

Introduction to Psychology

APSS225

Human Behaviour and Social Environment

APSS229

Introduction to Politics

APSS230

Introduction to Human Service Professions

APSS2301

Introduction to Social Work

APSS231

Hong Kong Society

APSS232

Introduction to Sociology

APSS234

Introduction to Social Services in Hong Kong

APSS235 Introduction to Social Policy and Welfare in Hong Kong

APSS251

Introduction to Social Welfare in Hong Kong

APSS261

Community Field Study

APSS265

Self Understanding & Communication Skills

APSS2681

Generic Social Work Practice with Individuals and Families

APSS2682

Generic Social Work Practice with Groups, Organisations and Communities

APSS2684

Generic Social Work Practice Workshop

APSS2700

Preparatory Workshop (I)

APSS2701

Preparatory Workshop (II)

APSS2730/ APSS2731

Foundation Practicum

APSS2740/ APSS2742

Foundation Practicum

APSS2791/ APSS2792

Fieldwork I

APSS281

Sociology of Health

APSS2810

Interpersonal Communication and Self Understanding

APSS2811

Emergence of Hong Kong Scoeity

APSS2813

Understanding Interpersonal Relationships

APSS2814

Psychology of Eeryday Life

APSS2815

Ethics and Daily Life

APSS2820

Service Leadership

APSS284

Understanding Chinese Society

APSS2841

Popular Culture and Urban Life

APSS285

Media and Everyday Life

APSS288

Self, Service & Community

APSS2910

Contemporary Chinese Society and Popular Culture

APSS292

Chinese Politics

APSS293

Chinese Culture & Civilization

APSS298

Applied Psychology

APSS2S03 Understanding Learning Difficulties
APSS2S04 Understanding Children in Poverty in Hong Kong
APSS2S05 Promotion of Children and Adolescent Development
APSS2S06 Striving for a Sustainable Livelihood in Guangdong
APSS2S07 You Can Make a Difference to Our Planet
APSS2S09 Service Leadership through Serving Children and Families with Special Needs Semester 2 to Summer Term of 2014/15 (142+143)
APSS2S09 Service Leadership through Serving Children and Families with Special Needs Summer Term of 2013/14 to Semester 1 of 2014/15 (133+141)

APSS317

Social Work Theory & Practice I

APSS3170 Social Work Theory & Practice I

APSS318

Social Work Theory & Practice Workshop

APSS320

Chinese Psychology

APSS321

Abnormal Psychology

APSS3211

Psychology of Language

APSS3212

Cross-cultural Psychology

APSS322

Financial Management in Human Services

APSS3220

Doing Policy Research

APSS3221 Civil Society and Governance
APSS3224 Social Capital

APSS323

Government & Public Administration

APSS324

Human Capital Development

APSS325

Psychology of Personality

APSS326

Social Psychology

APSS327

Social Policy & Decision Making

APSS328

Programme Planning & Evaluation

APSS3230 Theories of Social Policy
APSS3231 Comparative and Global Social Policy
APSS330 Information Systems for Human Services

APSS331

Management in Human Service

APSS333

Social Policy and Social Service

APSS338

Issues in Hong Kong Society

APSS339

Statistics for Human Service Professionals

APSS340

Political Economy of Hong Kong

APSS341

Contemporary Social Issues

APSS342

Contemporary Chinese Society

APSS343

Philosophy of Welfare

APSS344

Self, Culture and Society

APSS345

Social Research Methods

APSS346

Social Structure and Social Theory

APSS347

The Art of Reasoning

APSS348

Economics and Social Problems

APSS349

Comparative Social Policy and Administration

APSS352

Marketing Strategies and Skills in Human Services

APSS3531

China and the World

APSS357

Social Development in China

APSS365

Streetlife and Popular Culture in Contemporary China

APSS366

Family and Social Work

APSS367 Rehabilitation and Social Work
APSS368 Residential Care

APSS369

Social Work with Drug Abusers

APSS370

Youth and Social Work

APSS3780

Professional Attachment I

APSS3810/ APSS3811

Professional Placement

APSS3820/ APSS3821

Professional Placement

APSS386

Psychology in Health Care

APSS3881 Introduction to Ageing and Gerontology
APSS3882 Applied Ageing Studies Internship (WIE)

APSS391

Aging and Social Work

APSS392

Criminal Justice and Social Work

APSS394

Gender and Social Work

APSS395

Health Disease and Social Work

APSS396

Mental Health and Social Work

APSS3S01 Community Psychology
APSS3S02 Engaging with Diversity
APSS3S10 Growing Resilience of Children in Post-Disaster Contexts

APSS4001

Environment Policy and Administration

APSS401

Organization Psychology

APSS404

Housing Policy and Administration

APSS405

Educational Policy and Administration

APSS406

Managing Human Services in Changing Context

APSS407

Chinese Family and Culture

APSS408

Labour and Manpower Policy and Administration

APSS409

Health Policy and Administration

APSS410

Welfare Policy and Administration

APSS431

Thesis in Applied Psychology

APSS434

Experimental Psychology

APSS451

Social Policy

APSS4511 Social Entrepreneurship and Enterprise

APSS454

Legal Aspects of Human Services

APSS455

Advanced Management in Human Services

APSS4550 Gender and Sexuality in Chinese Society

APSS456

Ethics & Social Administration

APSS457 Social Development in China

APSS460

Integrative Seminar in Social Policy & Administration

APSS461

Integrative Seminar

APSS462

Social Work Theory and Practice II

APSS464

Cyber Culture in Contemporary China

APSS4670/ APSS4690

Fieldwork III

APSS4671/ APSS4691

Fieldwork II

APSS4680

Professional Attachment II

APSS4681 Professional Attachment

APSS482

Holistic Health Care

APSS4694 Fieldwork III
APSS4695 Fieldwork III

APSS484

Psychology of Creativity and Thinking : Enhancing Your Creative Talents

APSS485

Cognitive Psychology : Knowing the Knower

APSS486

Counselling Psychology : Understanding and Helping Each Other

APSS487

Developmental Psychology : From Birth to Death

APSS488

Historical and Contemporary Issues of Psychology : The Past, Present and Future

APSS4881 Policy and Administration for the Ageing Society
APSS4882 Management, Programme Planning and Evaluation of Aged Care

APSS489

Research Methods in Applied Psychology: Let the Data Speak

APSS501

Social Context and Ethics

APSS5015

Applied Developmental Sciences

APSS5017

Pre-Practicum Orientation

APSS5019

Learning Process and Problem

APSS502

Social Policy Analysis and Social Accountability

APSS5021

Dissertation Research I, II, III

APSS5023

Professional Skills Training Workshop II

APSS5025

Positive Development in Children and Adolescents and Parenting

APSS5026

Integrative Seminars on Professional Ethics and Issues of Educational Psychology

APSS5027

Practicum II

APSS5028

Practicum III

APSS5040

Foundational Competencies

APSS5041

Psychometric Theory and Scale Construction

APSS5042

Identification and Assessment of the High Ability, Gifted and Talented Learners

APSS5043

Use and Dissemination of Psychological Instrumentation in Research and Service Context

APSS5044

Advanced Research Methods: Mixed Methods in Research

APSS5045

Expressive Psychotherapy

APSS5046

Parenting and Parent Development

APSS5049

Nurturing the Gifted: Instructional Models and Professional Practices

APSS5050

Managing Practice in Organizations and Systems

APSS5051

Community Psychology in Chinese societies

APSS5052

Cognitive Neuroscience Methods in Applied Settings

APSS5053 Psycho-social-educational Intervention Program Development and Evaluation

APSS5054

Chinese Psychology in Human Services

APSS5055 Psychology of Exceptional Children
APSS5056 Advanced Practices in Learning Disorders and Language Minority
APSS5057 Attentional Control and Social Adaptation

APSS5110

Child and Family Psychopathology: Theory, Practice and Research

APSS5111

Contemporary Family Issued and Problems in Marriage and Family Therapy

APSS5112 Community-based Family Intervention

APSS5113

Postmodern Family Therapy: Feminist, Social Constructionist and Collaborative Practice Approaches

APSS513

Brief Therapy

APSS515 Family Violence

APSS516

Delinquency and Family

APSS5200

Social Planning and the Policy Process

APSS5201

Policy Research Method

APSS5202

Comparative Social Policy and Social Development

APSS5203 Contemporary Issues in Social Policy
APSS5204 Social Policy and Social Development in China
APSS5205 Social Policy Evaluation

APSS5206

Social Impact Assessment

APSS5207

Digital Technologies and Social Development

APSS5208 Assessing Globalization and Social Development

APSS523

Managing Information in Social Service Organizations

APSS526

Organization Theories and Analysis

APSS529

Supervision and Professional Development

APSS531

Mental Health Practice

APSS532

Adolescent and Mental Health

APSS533

Mental Health and the Aged

APSS534

Advanced Practice Methods: Cognitive Behavioral Intervention

APSS535

Pathological Gambling

APSS5521

Theory and Practice of Social Development

APSS560

Children & Adolescent Development: Issues, Perspectives and Analysis

APSS5601 Economic and Social Development of the Pan-Pearl River Delta

APSS5620

Individual and Group Counselling Skills Workshop

APSS5621 Counselling Assessment and Measurement
APSS5622 Workplace Counselling

APSS5623

Counselling Practicum

APSS5630

Theories and Models of Counselling

APSS567

Career Counseling: Theories and Parctice

APSS568 Guidance and Counselling for Students with Special Needs

APSS5681

Assessment and Instructional Strategies for Children and Youth with Specific Learning Disabilities

APSS5740

Family Systems and Adolescent Development

APSS576

Practicum

APSS5760

Evolution in Family Therapy : Structural and Systemic Approaches

APSS5763 Conflict Resolution and Family Meditation

APSS5766

Parenting, Intimacy and Family: Policy & Practice

APSS5767

Clinical Internship I

APSS5768

Clinical Internship II

APSS5769

Marriage, Separation, Divorced and Reconstituted Families

APSS5771 Psychopathology: Holistic and Humanistic Orientations

APSS5772

Occupational Mental Health

APSS5773

Principles and Methods of Social Service Administration

APSS5775

Practice Research

APSS5776

Integrative Project

APSS5777

Professional Identity and Ethics

APSS5778

Advanced Seminars in Human Services

APSS5779

Narrative Therapy

APSS5780

Advanced Social Work Theory & Practice I

APSS5781

Advanced Social Work Theory & Practice II

APSS5782

Advanced Human Behaviour & Social Environment

APSS5783/
APSS5784

MSW Fieldwork I or II

APSS5785

MASW Integrative Seminar in Social Work Studies

APSS5786

Social Problems & Social Welfare

APSS5787

Advanced Macro Social Work Intervention

APSS5788 Law and Social Work
APSS5789 Principles and Methods of Social Service Administration
APSS5790 Social Work Practice Workshop
APSS5791 Practice Research in Social Work

APSS581

Concepts of Health & Health Care

APSS5820 Seminar/Conference Attendance I – Social Sciences Reflection & Learning
APSS5821 Seminar/Conference Attendance II – Social Sciences Reflection &Learning
APSS5822 Seminar/Conference Attendance III -- Social Sciences Reflection &Learning
APSS5823 Seminar/Conference Attendance IV -- Social Sciences Reflection &Learning

APSS583

Applied Quantitative Methods in Human Science Research

APSS585

Qualitative Research Methodologies

APSS588

Social & Cultural Dimensions of Health

APSS6001

Graduate Seminar

APSS6002 Research Methodology I: Qualitative Methods
APSS6003 Advanced Quantitative Methods
APSS6004 Social Sciences Theories I
APSS6005 Social Sciences Theories II

APSS6006

Departmental Training 1 – Crafts for Becoming an Academic and Researcher

APSS6007 Departmental Training 2 – Crafts for Becoming an Academic and Researcher
APSS601 Health and Social Policy Analysis

APSS611

Epistemology of Social Work Knowledge

APSS612

Controversies and Issues in Social Work Practice: Global & Local Dialogues

APSS613 Challenges and Opportunities in educating and Developing Social Work Practitioners
APSS614 Philosophies and Paradigms in Social Work Research
APSS615 Advanced Family-Centred Social Work Theory, Practice and Research
APSS616 Recovery and Emotionality in Mental Health Practice

APSS617

Critical Social Policy in Comparative Contexts

APSS618 Pathways to Social Development
APSS619 Innovations and Explorations in Social Service Administration
APSS620 Towards a Personal Stance in Teaching Social work Practice
APSS621 Organizational Learning and Learning Organizations

APSS622

DSW Thesis Seminar and Proposal Development

APSS623/ APSS624/APSS625

DSW Thesis

APSS6401 Advanced Methods in Qualitative Health Care Research
APSS6402 Issues in Health Sociology
APSS6801 Guided Study I: Research Methodology I: Qualitative Methodologies
APSS6802 Guided Study II: Research Methodology II: Advanced Quantitative Methods

APSS6803

Guided Study III : Social Sciences Theories I

APSS6804

Guided Study IV: Social Sciences Theories II

APSS6805

Guided Study V : Social Work Theories I

APSS6806

Guided Study VI : Social Work Theories II

APSS6807

Guided Study

APSS6808

Quantitative Research Methods in Social WORK Research

APSS6809

Advanced Qualitative Research Methodology