Frequently Asked Questions

How will the students be assessed? Will there be an examination for each course and will a dissertation be required?

The assessment methods depend on the nature of each course and the decision of the lecturer(s). Normally, there will be an examination and/or a writing assignment at the end of each course. This Programme does not require a graduation thesis.

Will the classes be conducted inside or outside the CUHK campus?

Classes will be conducted in CUHK campus only.

Will the courses be scheduled in the evening? How about weekends?

All courses will be scheduled on weekday evening or Saturday.

How many terms are there in one academic year? What are the term dates?

There are two terms in each academic year. Each term lasts for 13 to 14 weeks.