CAR Subjects on Offer in Semester 2, 2017/18


1. The list of CAR subjects is subject to change.  Please refer to e-student for the confirmed list of CAR subjects in the relevant semester.
2. The subject description forms are subject to revision from time to time. Please refer to the websites of the subject-offering departments or contact the departments for the latest information.
3. In view that CAR subjects fulfilling the Chinese Reading/Writing (CR/CW) requirements are designed for Degree students to fulfill their graduation requirement, students of Higher Diploma programmes, who wish to enroll on these subjects, are welcome to register for them during the last 2 days of the Add/Drop period if study places are available.
  2017/18: Semester 1   Semester 2   Summer 2016/17 (Archive) 2015/16 (Archive) 2014/15 (Archive) 2013/14 (Archive)


Cluster Area - A

Subject code Subject Title ER/EW CR/CW CSR Level
APSS1A03 Men and Masculinity in Hong Kong       1
APSS1A04 Understanding Ethics in Daily Life       1
APSS1A07 # Introduction to Psychology       1
APSS1A08 # Introduction to Sociology       1
APSS1A23 Coping and Addiction       1
APSS1A24 Understanding Interpersonal Relationships       1
CBS1A01P Fun with Language     1
CBS1A11P Cultural Identities and Representations     1
ELC1A04 From Lord of the Rings to Harry Potter: Fantasy, reality and humanity     1
ELC1A06 Humanities and Human Relationships Through Films Across Chinese and Western Cultures     1
GEC1A03 Life and Death     1
GEC1A09 Understanding Human Relations through Cinema     1
HTM1A01 Leisure and Society        1
HTM1E02 * The World and Responsible Consumers and Travellers     1
ITC1A01 # Introduction to Thinking Styles       1
SN2A01 Fundamentals of disaster resilience     2

# Double Fulfilment

* Fulfills CAR A or B


Cluster Area - B

Subject code Subject Title ER/EW CR/CW CSR Level
AF1B01 Economic Logic in Everyday Life       1
AF1B02 # Introduction to Economics       1
APSS1B10 Eating up the Society – from a Society “for” Food to a Society “of” Food       1
APSS1B12 Media and Everyday Life       1
APSS1B14 Discovering Hong Kong Society
APSS1B14C Discovering Hong Kong Society       1
APSS1B16 Gender and Social Changes in Chinese Societies   1
APSS1B17 Contemporary Chinese Society and Popular Culture   1
APSS1B18 From Gloom to Bloom: Global New Urbanism     1
BSE1B04 Creating Sustainable Living Environments     1
COMP1B03 Innovation and Entrepreneurship: The Rise of the ICT Industry in China     1
CSE1B01W Transport and Society     1
ENGL1B04 Language and Society in Europe     1
ENGL2B02 New Media: New Meanings     2
GEC1H16 ** Governing China: Chinese Politics and Legal System     1
HTM1E02 * The World and Responsible Consumers and Travellers     1
LGT2B02 # Principles of Operations Management       2
LSGI1B02 Climate Change and Society     1
LSGI2B01 Map Reading and Interpretation     2

# Double Fulfilment

* Fulfills CAR A or B

** Fulfills CAR B or C


Cluster Area - C

Subject code Subject Title ER/EW CR/CW CSR Level
CBS1C05P Introduction to Cantonese Opera   1
CBS1C06 Translation and Chinese Society     1
CBS1C07P Introduction of Chinese Literature   1
CBS1C12P Chinese Language and the Chinese Societies   1
CBS1C15P Introduction to Hong Kong Literature     1
CBS2C04P Appreciation of the Four Great Classical Chinese Novels    2
CBS2C09P Communications in Greater China   2
CBS2C10P An Exploration of Chinese Characters and Scripts   2
CC1C04P Contemporary Chinese History and Culture   1
CC1C15P Splendours of Imperial China   1
CC2C03P Daily Life in Ancient China   2
CC2C11P Celebrated Literary Chinese Writings   2
CC2C16P The Culture of Entertainment in Pre-Modern China   2
CC2C18P Readings in Classic Texts of the Strategists: Sunzi and Wuzi   2
CC2C23P Court and Palace: Power and Intrigue in Imperial China   2
FH1C02 An Introduction to Asian Popular Culture   1
FH2C01 A Glimpse of Contemporary Livelihood Issues in China   2
FH2C04P Practical Dreamers in Chinese History   2
FH2C05 The Underground World of Early Imperial China   2
FH2C06P Women and their Everyday Life in Imperial China   2
FH2C07 Chinese Culture in Hong Kong     2
GEC1C17 Art, Society and Community Engagement       1
GEC1C20 Chinese Art and Design   1
GEC1C23 History of Hong Kong     1
GEC1C24 Ethical Thinking: Theory and Practice     1
GEC1C28W Contemporary Chinese & Western Art and Cultural Interactions   1
GEC1C31P Ways of Chinese Wisdom   1
GEC1C31W Ways of Chinese Wisdom   1
GEC1C46 Aspects of Western Philosophy     1
GEC1H16 * Governing China: Chinese Politics and Legal System     1
GEC2C22 East Asia: Its History and Culture     2
HTM1C06 The Evolution of World Cuisine       1
HTM1C07 The History and Culture of the Wine Industry       1
SD1C02 Designing World Views: Discovering What You Believe     1
SD1C04W Creating Novels and Screenplays     1

* Fulfills CAR B or C


Cluster Area - D

Subject code Subject Title ER/EW CR/CW CSR Level
ABCT1D03 # Biotechnology and Human Health       1
ABCT1D04 # Introductory Life Science       1
ABCT1D06 Nutrition and Healthy Living       1
ABCT1D07 The Environmental Impact of the Dietary Culture in China     1
ABCT1D08 Food Safety: From Farm to Fork       1
ABCT1D09 Green House Gases and Life       1
ABCT1D12 Science behind Crime Scene Investigation (CSI)       1
ABCT1D14 # Chemistry and Sustainable Development       1
ABCT1D15 Our Endangered Earth     1
ABCT1D16 Introduction to Vaccines - History, Development and Impact       1
ABCT1D17 Functional Foods and Cosmetics       1
AMA1D01C The History of Ancient Chinese and World Mathematics   1
AMA1D03 Introduction to Pension Mathematics       1
AMA1D05 Modeling the World: From Phenomena to Mathematics       1
AMA1D06 Great Scientific Achievements that Changed the World - Explained with Applications       1
AMA2D02 Statistics in Society       2
AP1D04 Introduction to Atmospheric Science       1
BME1D01 # Bionic Human and the Future of Being Human     1
BME1D02 Wearable Healthcare and Fitness Devices for Everyone     1
CSE1D03 How Safe are We at Work?     1
EE1D03 Light: The science, the engineering, and how it shapes our civilization     1
GEC1D36M Logic as a Foundational Science       1
ISE1D02 Renewable Energy for a Sustainable World       1
LSGI1D03 Living on a Dynamic Earth      1
ME1D01 Engineering and Environmental Management     1
ME1D02 Products and Materials in Modern Society      1
SO2D01 Eyes on Vision       2

# Double Fulfilment

Updated on 22 Nov, 2017