Liberal studies was introduced as mandatory for senior secondary students in 2009. Photo: Dickson Lee
Liberal studies was introduced as mandatory for senior secondary students in 2009. Photo: Dickson Lee
Education

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What is liberal studies in Hong Kong and why is it controversial?

  • A government-appointed task force is due to deliver its final review of school curriculum, including liberal studies, on Tuesday
  • Here is a quick overview of why the subject has generated such intense debate and what changes could be on the horizon

Liberal studies was introduced as mandatory for senior secondary students in 2009. Photo: Dickson Lee
Liberal studies was introduced as mandatory for senior secondary students in 2009. Photo: Dickson Lee
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