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Interdisciplinarity

Map out your options - now

The new curriculum, the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE), has broken the traditional boundaries between the science, arts and business streams.

Wednesday, 28 March, 2012, 12:00am

Educated to the core

International student Maximilian Barth had a big surprise when he started his undergraduate studies at the University of Hong Kong last summer. Despite his choice of courses for a politics major, he was told to make room for two 'core courses' from a menu of 67, a new requirement for first-year students.

12 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Engineers urged to pool their know-how

Forum discusses trends in higher education

Interdisciplinary research offers a way to boost the standing of engineering in Hong Kong and lure top students back to the subject, a senior engineering academic told a forum this week.

8 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Analysis ensures you're tuned in to cultural change

In an increasingly complex world, cultural studies are becoming a progressively influential field of scholarly inquiry for understanding aspects of everyday life.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

PolyU in hunt for motivated accounting professors

Hong Kong Polytechnic University has openings in the School of Accounting and Finance for a professor, associate professor and assistant professor.

1 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Lingnan gives liberal backing

Lingnan University president Edward Chen Kwan-yiu has backed the implemention of the curriculum reform in 2008, dismissing concerns about the lack of time for training teachers for the proposed liberal studies subject.

22 Jan 2005 - 12:00am