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Associate of Arts in
Bilingual Communication Studies
(Spanish and English)

 

 

CCCU & UOWCHK Awards

Ms Maria Jose Pareja Lopez

Option Leader, AABCSSE

Email: mparejal@cityu.edu.hk

 

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Programme Intended Learning Outcome

Upon successful completion of this programme, students will be able to:

  • Communicate in the spoken and written language of their option (Spanish and English) about personal, social, cultural and workplace matters at a level equivalent to an internationally recognized assessment test* ;
  • Demonstrate a level of language skills appropriate for further studies, for employment and for personal development;
  • Apply enhanced general knowledge of languages, society and culture of their option for further study and/or employment;
  • Identify and critically explore problems, gather relevant information, carry out and present basic research under guidance, and propose solutions to address problems responsibly both individually and as part of a team;
  • Relate major ideas in arts and humanities, science and technology to their own area of study.

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Spanish: B1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
English: International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 6.0 

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Further Studies Pathways

The table below is not exhaustive and only aims to show some examples of the Bachelor's degree programmes offered by UGC-funded institutions which have admitted our past graduates from Associate of Arts in Bilingual Communication Studies (Spanish and English). Our graduates also articulate to various overseas degree programmes offered in Hong Kong.

 

City University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Chinese & History
  • Bachelor of Arts in Digital Television and Broadcasting
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistic and Language Applications
  • Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication
  • Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpretation
  • Bachelor of Arts and Science in New Media
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Asian and International Studies
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Psychology
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Public Policy and Politics

Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English Language and Literature
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Liberal and Cultural Studies
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours) in Organizational Communication
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in European Studies – French Stream
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in European Studies – German Stream
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Government and International Studies

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese and Bilingual Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Social Policy and Administration
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Nursing

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Global Studies

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Arts and Culture
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Human and Organizational Development
  • Bachelor of Science Education (Honours) in Sports Science

The University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts
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Career Prospects

  • Graduates in this programme will be able to find employment opportunities in tourism and import and export industries wherever good bilingual communication skills and cross-cultural understanding are required.
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Main Subject Areas

Spanish Courses

  • Spanish for Oral Communication
  • Spanish for Written Communication
  • Spanish Language and Culture in the Media
  • Spanish for Professional Communication
  • Bilingual Project

English  Courses

  • English Language Enrichment
  • Digital Document Design
  • English for Business Contexts
  • Communicating Across Cultures

Chinese Courses

  • Contemporary China: Challenges and Strategies
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General Education Courses

Four courses to be chosen from all of the following domains:

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Science and Technology
  • Society and Organisations
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Programme Specific Entrance Requirements

No Programme-Specific Entrance Requirement

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Mode of Study

Two-year full-time

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Contact Us

Kowloon Tong Main Campus

Room 6320, Li Dak Sum Yip Yio Chin Academic Building

City University of Hong Kong

83 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

[Kowloon Tong MTR Station Exit C2]

Telephone: (852) 3442 9729

Fax: (852) 3442 0378

E-mail: ls_msg@cityu.edu.hk

 

Telford Annex

NO. 33 Wai Yip Street

Telford Garden, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

[Kowloon Bay MTR Station Exit B]

Telephone: (852) 2707 9440

Fax: (852) 2707 4243

E-mail: telford.col@cityu.edu.hk