Undergraduate Programmes

BA (Hons) in Linguistics and Translation (BALT)

[The programme will start to admit 4-year-curriculum students in 2020-21, and will start to admit senior-year students in 2022-23.]

BALT is a four-year full-time undergraduate honours programme that focuses on linguistics and translation. The programme leverages the combined strengths of linguistics and translation to create a synergy of theories, applications and professional training. Furthermore, the programme capitalizes on advanced information and communication technologies (ICT) to prepare language professionals for digital applications across a wide range of language-related professions (e.g. translation technology, automatic tools for text and speech processing). | Read more |

BA (Hons) in Chinese and Bilingual Studies (BACBS)

[The programme will cease to admit 4-year-curriculum students in 2020-21, and cease to admit senior-year students in 2022-23.]

This is a four-year full-time undergraduate honours degree programme that emphasizes training in English, Mandarin and/or Cantonese, as well as proficiency in written standard Chinese and English. Students are given the option to further develop practical knowledge and skills in one of the following two professional areas: | Read more |

BA (Hons) in Language and Speech Sciences (BALSS)
(2-year articulation programme)

The programme provides students with solid training in areas related to language and speech sciences, including linguistics, biology, cognition and communication disorders. With a balanced curriculum of both skills-based and knowledge-based courses, the programme produces graduates who can pursue a variety of careers, including positions related to allied health, education, research fields and other business and industry sectors. | Read more |