It affords a broad, critical view of gender issues that are related to contemporary social life, with a focus on the diverse perspectives of stakeholders, developments of debates and discourses in the larger society, and how gender interfaces with factors related to the relationship between the social minority and majority, and among different belief systems and ethnic groups.
Students will develop capabilities in gender mainstreaming, social commentary, as well as policy design, implementation, and evaluation.
Career opportunitiesGraduates of the Gender Studies programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong will fill the increasing demand for gender-aware personnel in the civil service, in statutory bodies such as the Equal Opportunities Commission and the Women's Commission, in human resources departments in business corporations, in education professions especially in liberal studies in the new secondary school curriculum, as well as in social services.
Graduates are well-prepared to pursue further studies in higher degree programmes in gender and related studies both locally and globally.
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- Thinking Gender: An Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
- Feminist Theories
- Quantitative Research Methods in Gender Studies
- Qualitative Research Methods in Gender Studies
- Love and Intimate Relationship
- Gender and Sexuality in Contemporary Societies
- Living Feminisms
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Applicants shall be eligible to apply for admission if they
- have successfully completed a local course of study leading to the qualification of associate degree / higher diploma, and
- have attained an acceptable level of proficiency in the English and Chinese languages.
International18685 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18685 USD per year during 48 months.
National5425 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5425 USD per year during 48 months.
- National: 42,100 HKD per year
- International: 145,000 HKD per year
Living costs for Hong Kong
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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