Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP
Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP

Letters | No need for Hong Kong schools to hold compulsory liberal studies classes

  • In the absence of a rigorous curriculum designed by experts to include ‘core texts’, liberal studies teaching material in schools can be of inconsistent quality
  • Reputable publicly funded universities in Hong Kong already require first-year students to undergo a general education programme

Topic |   Education
Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP
Form Six students participate in an exercise during a liberal studies lesson at a secondary school in Tseung Kwan O in 2011. Photo: SCMP
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