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Associate of Arts in
Bilingual Communication Studies
(Japanese and Chinese)

 

 

CCCU & UOWCHK Awards

Dr Murakami, Hitoshi

Option Leader, AABCSJC

Email: lshitosi@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 (Japanese and Chinese) about personal, social, cultural and workplace matters at a level equivalent to an internationally recognized assessment test (Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT) Level N3);
  • 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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Further Studies Pathways

The table below is not exhaustive. It lists examples of bachelor's degree programmes offered by UGC-funded institutions and UOWCHK/UOW which have admitted our past graduates from Associate of Arts in Bilingual Communication Studies (Japanese and Chinese). Our graduates also articulate to various overseas degree programmes offered in Hong Kong.

 

UOW College Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Chinese Language, Literature and Communication (from 2021 onwards with partial credit)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Japanese Studies

City University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Chinese and History
  • Bachelor of Arts in English Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistic and Language Applications
  • Bachelor of Arts in Translation and Interpretation
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Applied Sociology
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Asian and International Studies
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences in Public Policy and Politics

Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese Language and Literature
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English Language and Literature

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese and Bilingual Studies

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology
  • Bachelor of Arts in Japanese Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics

The Education University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Liberal Studies Education
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Language Studies
  • Bachelor of Education (Honours) (History)
  • Bachelor of Social Science Education (Honours) (Greater China Studies)
  • Bachelor of Science Education (Honours) in Science and Web Technology

The University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts
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Career Prospects

  • Graduates from this programme will be able to take up language-related posts in several sectors, such as foreign trading, tourism, journalism and marketing either in local companies or multinational companies.
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Main Subject Areas

Japanese Courses

  • Oral Communication in Japanese
  • Written Communication in Japanese
  • Japanese for Professional Communication
  • Bilingual Project
  • Bilingual Studies

Chinese Courses

  • Chinese Language Enhancement
  • Practical Chinese
  • Chinese for Business Contexts
  • Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature
  • Putonghua
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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 405, 4/F,

Festival Walk Tower

80 Tat Chee Avenue

Kowloon Tong 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