Minor in European Studies (71425-YES)

Requirement for Claiming the Minor Award

  • For Students admitted from 2013-14 onwards.
  • Attained 18 credits from the subjects listed below, of which at least 9 credits are at level 3 or above

Exclusive Programme(s) & Programme Code(s)

N/A

Quota

28

Subject Syllabuses

Subject Code

Subject Title

Subject Offering Department/   Faculty

Level

Credit Value

Subject Nature

(Compulsory /Elective)

ENGL2008/

ENGL2010/

ENGL2012/

ENGL2014

A Contemporary European Language (chosen from Elementary Spanish I, Elementary Portuguese I, Elementary French I or Elementary German I)

ENGL

2

3

Compulsory

ENGL3020

Aspects of European Public Discourse

ENGL

3

3

Compulsory

APSS1A02

Introduction to Western Theories of Human Nature

APSS

1

3

Elective

CBS1A11P/N

Cultural Identities and Representations

CBS

1

3

Elective

ENGL1B04

Language and Society in Europe

ENGL

1

3

Elective

ENGL1C06

Languages in a Globalizing World

ENGL

1

3

Elective

ENGL1C09

Understanding Comics: Culture

and Art

ENGL

1

3

Elective

GEC1C43

Understanding Western Music and Performances

GEC

1

3

Elective

#GEC1C46

Aspects of Western Philosophy

(old subject code & title: GEC1C40 Invitation to Western Philosophical Thinking)

GEC

1

3

Elective

ITC1C02

Fashion and Culture

ITC

1

3

Elective

*CBS1XXX

Europe and China Encounters: A Transcultural Approach

CBS

1

3

Elective

*ELC1XXX

European Culture through Poetry

ELC

1

3

Elective

*ENGL1XXX

European Literature and Human Nature

ENGL

1

3

Elective

*SD1XXX

European Design Culture and Industry

SD

1

3

Elective

CC2C08

Mutual Impressions of China and the West

CC

2

3

Elective

ENGL2A08

To love, or not to love – Understanding human relationships through literary texts

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL3014

Literature in English: An Introduction

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL3021

Understanding European Trade and Cultural Expansionism

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL3022

Aspects of European Film

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL3023

Introduction to European Visual Art

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL3024

Panorama of European Literature I

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL3025

Panorama of European Literature II                 

ENGL

3

3

Elective

ENGL4014

Literature in English: An Advanced Course

ENGL

4

3

Elective

ENGL4017

Critical Language and Cultural Studies

ENGL

4

3

Elective

ENGL2008

Elementary Spanish I

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2009

Elementary Spanish II

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2010

Elementary Portuguese I

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2011

Elementary Portuguese II

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2012

Elementary French I

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2013

Elementary French II

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2014

Elementary German I

ENGL

2

3

Elective

ENGL2015

Elementary German II

ENGL

2

3

Elective


*GUR/CAR subjects pending approval

#GEC1C40 Invitation to Western Philosophical Thinking, has been changed in title and subject code, with the approval of the CoGUR, as GEC1C46 Aspects of Western Philosophy.


For detailed syllabus and subject pre-requisite/co-requisite/exclusion requirement, please visit the following AS subject registration website:


Location: http://www.polyu.edu.hk/student > Subject Registration > Subject Information


For details of the programme, please visit the Department website at http://www.engl.polyu.edu.hk.

 

Further Information and Enquiries

For further information about the programme, please contact Dr Renia Lopez at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Revised: Sept, 2016