The following study programme applies to Year 1 entrants admitted before 2017-18.

Language Requirement
CHI101-2 First year Chinese I & II 8
 
YEAR 1 - Core Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG101-2 English Skills II  8
ENG120 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG140 Introduction to Translation 3
ENG153 Introduction to Cultural Studies 3
ENG160 Introduction to Linguistics 3
ENG181-2 Oral English I
Oral English II 
2
Total Credits for Core Courses 22
YEAR 1 - Elective Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG183 Modern Asian Fiction 3
ENG184 Women's Writing and Feminist Readings 3
ENG185 Greek and Roman Mythology in Western Literature 3
Total Credits for Departmental Electives 3
Free Electives 4-5
Total Credits for Free Electives 4-5
TOTAL CREDITS FOR YEAR 1 37-38
YEAR 2 - Core Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG233 The Language of Poetry 3
ENG234 City Culture and Hong Kong Urbanscape 3
ENG240 Literary Translation 3
ENG250 Sociolinguistics 3
ENG260 Academic Writing 3
Total Credits for Core Courses 15
YEAR 2 - Elective Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG183 Modern Asian Fiction 3
ENG184 Women's Writing and Feminist Readings 3
ENG185 Greek and Roman Mythology in Western Literature 3
ENG270 Discourse Analysis 3
ENG273 Children's Literature 3
ENG274 Modernist Fiction 3
ENG283 Literature & Film 3
ENG284 Modern Drama 3
ENG285 Work Placement 3
Total Credits for Departmental Electives 6
Free Electives 9-10
Total Credits for Free Electives 9-10
TOTAL CREDITS FOR YEAR 2 30-31
YEAR 3 - Core Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG305 Technoscience Culture 3
ENG320 Critical Analysis of Drama 3
ENG340 Interpreting I 3
ENG350 Psycholinguistics 3
Total Credits for Core Courses 12
YEAR 3 - Elective Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG270 Discourse Analysis 3
ENG283 Literature & Film 3
ENG285 Work Placement 3
ENG330 Gender, Language and Translation 3
ENG335 Popular Culture  3
ENG364 Second Language Acquisition 3
ENG381 The Sound System of English 3
ENG385 Shakespeare 3
ENG386 Renaissance Literature and the English Society, 1516-1667 3
ENG387 Media Translation 3
ENG388 American Literature 3
ENG389 Travel and Culture 3
ENG479 Science Fiction in Literature and Films 3
ENG489 Visual Culture Studies 3
Total Credits for Departmental Electives 9
Free Electives 9-10
Total Credits for Free Electives 9-10
TOTAL CREDITS FOR YEAR 3 30-31
YEAR 4 - Core Courses
YEAR 4 - Elective Courses
Code Course Credits
ENG366 Intrepreting II 3
ENG410 Linguistic Approaches to Translation 3
ENG460 Contemporary Literature 3
ENG479 Science Fiction in Literature and Films 3
ENG480 Special Topic in Literature 3
ENG484 Romantics and Romantic Sceptics 3
ENG485 Victorian Literature and Society 3
ENG486 Issues in Pragmatics 3
ENG487 Contemporary Translation Theory and Its Applications 3
ENG489 Visual Culture Studies 3
ENG490 Honours Project 3
Total Credits for Departmental Electives 9
Total Credits for Free Electives 6
TOTAL CREDITS FOR YEAR 4 27
Total Credits for Graduation 124
Total Credits form Major Programme (Core + Departmental Electives) 88