Admissions to Undergraduate Programmes Faculty of Arts

 

 

Undergraduate Programmes

The Faculty of Arts is dedicated to promoting effective dialogue within the humanities and to melding Chinese and Western cultures. It not only cultivates the transmission and transformation of knowledge, thought, and culture, but also offers an education that fosters an open and inquisitive mind and independent and critical thought.

 

Programmes

The Faculty of Arts runs the most comprehensive programmes in humanities in Hong Kong. 13 major programmes are offered by our departments, and one by the Faculty:

 

The Faculty also offers two Double-Degree programmes in collaboration with the Faculty of Law:

 

In addition, two co-terminal Double-Degree programmes are offered in collaboration with the Faculty of Education:

 

 

Admissions

Students are advised to approach the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid for information on admissions.

 

Please refer to the "Regulations Governing Admission to Full-time Undergraduate Studies" in the Undergraduate Admissions Handbook published by the Office of Admissions and Financial Aid for the University's minimum entrance requirements and the additional requirements of individual programmes.

 

 

Faculty Courses

The Faculty also offers three courses to all undergraduate students:

  1. The Beauty of Kunqu Opera (ARTS1001/UGED1061)

    (課程內容只供中文版本)
    課程講者包括白先勇教授等專家學者及多位國寶級崑曲表演藝術家,以崑曲的文學、音樂、表演、美學為核心主題,透過解說、欣賞、分析、討論,提昇學生對中國傳統文化、古典文學與表演藝術之鑑賞能力。課程將介紹《牡丹亭》、《玉簪記》和《長生殿》等崑曲經典,學生將在老師的導引下,觀=賞、領會崑曲載歌載舞、寫意抒情的特點。課程同時亦為大學通識教育科目之一,詳情請瀏覽大學通識教育部網頁。上課時間為下學期,逢星期三下午4:30-6:15。

     

  2. From Tradition to Modernity: Selected Readings of 20th-Century Chinese Culture (ARTS1002)

    (課程內容只供中文版本)
    課程集中探討數位民國時期的中國著名知識份子和作家的代表作,他們從中西各種文化傳統資源千絲萬縷的關係中找出自己的方向,同時也見證了處於傳統和現代各種力量之間的精神探索歷程。這裡的每位作者,都選擇從其所習得的西方知識和經驗中引伸出種種現代視野,進而打造一種新的價值重估模式,來面對中國傳統文學、文化和思想的遺產。他們的分析模式為後代人確立了一套新的知識和學術基準。簡言之,本課程所探討的文本,已經變成現代的「經典」。
    1. 導論:從傳統到現代:「二十世紀」對中國和世界的文化意義
    2. 梁啟超:從國家到世界
    3. 胡適:作為文藝復興的文學革命論
    4. 周作人:重新發現一個中國文學的新傳統
    5. 聞一多:創立新神話學
    6. 瞿秋白:中國左翼知識份子與人生佛教
    7. 施蟄存:心理分析與《故事新編》
    8. 朱光潛:建立新美學
    上課時間為下學期,逢星期三下午2:30-4:15。

     

  3. Introduction to Chinese Classics (ARTS1003)

    (課程內容只供中文版本)
    課程由鄧立光博士主講,主要概述中國古代經典與中國文化的關係,並選讀儒釋道三家篇章,概要敍述其中的內容特質、思想要旨,讓學生對國學經典有一概括的認知,從而理解中國傳統文化精神的特質。所選篇章包括《四書》、《孝經》、《易經》、《老子》、《莊子》、《心經》等,除了講課及導修課外,還安排專家講座及參訪本地文化宗教團體等活動。此課程由國學中心提供,為文學院課程 (Faculty Package)選修課,適用於2015-16年或以後入讀的學生。此課程上下學期均有提供,上課時間為逢星期二下午2:30-5:15。

     

 

The following course is offered to postgraduates on the Ph.D. and MPhil levels from all departments of the Faculty of Arts:
RECONNECTIONS: China across Humanities (ARTS 6000/CULS6070)

RECONNECTIONS: China across Humanities
人文重構:中國文化的跨學科研究(ARTS 6000/CULS6070)
Different special topics will be discussed in each offer.