Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout
Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong’s education under attack: outrage over history paper asking whether Japan did more good than harm to China during war years tip of the iceberg

  • A university entrance exam question on pre-WWII Sinco-Japanese relations that sparked outrage is the latest controversy to roil the sector
  • But the city’s failure to implement the national education curriculum in 2012 and growing anti-mainland sentiment linked to liberal studies have long been issues

Topic |   HKDSE - Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education
Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout
Students sit for the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) at the Munsang College in Kowloon City on April 27. Photo: Handout
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