Master of Arts / Postgraduate Diploma in Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (with a specialism in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language in Hong Kong Schools) [MA/PgDTCFL(HKS)]

Programme Code MA: 72017- HKP; PgD: 72017- PHP
Mode Mixed mode Part-Time, Self-financed
Duration Normally 3 years

Students who wish to extend their studies beyond normal duration can submit such request to the Department for consideration.
No. of Credits Required 30 credits; PgD: 21 credits
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This programme is included in the EDB list of recognised programmes under the "Professional Enhancement Grant Scheme for Chinese Teachers (Teaching Chinese as a Second Language)". For details of the scheme, please visit:


The programme develops the intellectual, critical and imaginative abilities of students in relation to Chinese language education. Specifically, it aims to develop students' awareness of and sensitivity to the differences between Chinese and other languages, and the differences between Chinese culture and other cultures. It builds on the diversity of experience that students bring to the programme and extends their knowledge of Chinese language, Chinese literature and Chinese culture to develop their learning and teaching skills, thereby enabling them to develop their careers.


General Enquiries

Mr Tony NG

(852) 2766 7460

Academic Advice

Dr KIM Sun-A, Programme Leader

(852) 2766 7563