We offer 5 signature subjects from three thematic learning tracks for your selection. You can take up to two subjects.

Subjects offered in 2021 are listed in the following table. All classes will be conducted online from 3 pm to 6 pm.

15 July - 20 August 2021

Click here to view the class timetable. For PolyU students, please click here to view details of the CAR subjects. 

Track 1 : Chinese Language, Culture and Society


Contemporary Chinese Society and Popular Culture


Elementary Cantonese
(For students whose native language is not Cantonese)

Track 2 : Design, Innovation and Technology

Light, Man and Environment

Track 3: Business, Entrepreneurship and Global Leadership


Economic Logic in Everyday Life


Tomorrow's Leaders

(This subject received the Silver award in the Ethical Leadership category at the QS Reimagine Education Awards 2018, and the teaching team received the University Grants Committee Teaching Award in 2018.)

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Without English reading and writing requirements


Leadership Academy (1 June - 9 July 2021)*
Please click here for details of the Leadership Academy. The two subjects below are offered under the Leadership Academy and only accept applications from international students.


Technology Beyond Borders: Service Learning across Cultural, Ethnic and Community Lines



Community Engagement through Expressive Textile Arts and Fashion

* The teaching schedule of the two subjects offered under Leadership Academy is different from the subjects listed under Tracks 1 to 3 and students can only take one of these two subjects.


  1. Due to the limited quota of each subject, places will be arranged on a first-come, first-served basis and according to the final class timetable to avoid schedule conflict. Early submissions are therefore encouraged so that applicants will have a better chance of receiving a place on their preferred subjects.

  2. The university reserves the right to cancel the offer of any subjects. Students affected will be informed at our earliest convenience.