Aims of History Programme

The Department provides a student-oriented undergraduate programme aiming:

1. To provide History discipline-specific training to students including concepts, theories, approaches, methods, abilities, knowledge, professional practice and ethics pertinent to the study of it;


2. To cultivate in students a broad and also thorough knowledge of China’s Historical evolvement and pertinent issues from ancient to contemporary times, with cross-reference to experience of other peoples and cultures;


3. To cultivate graduates with balanced and perceptive understanding of Hong Kong and China suitable for future leadership and service roles;


4. To provide students a set of transferable skills suitable for work or future studies.