Abbreviation FT / PT
MA FT / PT

The Master of Arts in the field of Literary and Cultural Studies (MA) programme introduces students to a wide range of theoretical, literary and filmic texts, exploring historical and contemporary issues related to modernity and globalisation. The programme will be offered in a full-time (one year) or part-time (two years) modes. It adopts an interdisciplinary approach, with all courses largely shaped by critical and cultural theory, looking at texts such as film and literature. Students are encouraged to take courses with emphasis in LITERARY AND CULTURAL STUDIES, or with emphasis in FILM/SCREEN STUDIES. At the end of their coursework, students are expected to complete a capstone experience which contributes to the body of knowledge in liberal-studies and humanistic inquiry.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one year, with classes on weekday evenings, 6:30pm to 9:30pm, occasionally a course may be offered on a weekday daytime.)
Part Time (two years, with classes on weekday evenings, 6:30pm to 9:30pm, occasionally a course may be offered on a weekday daytime.)

The semester courses offered by the programme may vary from time to time. 

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements
  1. A Bachelor's degree (in any discipline) with good honours from a recognised university, or equivalent qualifications.
  2. Candidates may be invited to have email and/or Skype/phone interview.
Programme Admissions Advisor
Dr Esther Yau
Tel: 3917 5110
Fax: 2857 7955
Email: malcs@hku.hk

Contacts
Tel: 3917 2760
Email: malcs@hku.hk
Website: http://www.complit.hku.hk/malcs

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