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Applied to students admitted in 2018/19 or afterwards

 

ENG as Home Major

Core Courses (36 units)

  • ENGL 1005 English, Creativity, and Cultures
  • ENGL 2005 Introduction to the Study of Language
  • ENGL 2007 Literary and Comparative Studies
  • ENGL 2006 Language, Culture and Society OR ENGL 2015 Literature and Culture
  • ENGL 2016 Sounds of English Around the World
  • ENGL 2017 Stepping Stones in English Grammar
  • ENGL 2025 The Art of Storytelling
  • ENGL 2026 Argumentation and Persuasion
  • ENGL 2027 Academic and Professional Writing
  • ENGL 3005 Research Skills in English Language and Literature
  • ENGL 4898/9 Honours Project

Major Elective Courses (12 units: any 4 of the following, of which at least 2 courses should be at 3000 or 4000 level) 

1. Language and Communication Studies

  • ENGL 2095 Foundations of Language Studies
  • ENGL 3007 Discourse Studies
  • ENGL 3026 Special Topic in Language
  • ENGL 3027 Special Topic in Linguistic Theory
  • ENGL 3107 Acquiring and Learning a Language
  • ENGL 3205 Components of a Word
  • ENGL 3206 Critical Discourse Analysis
  • ENGL 3207 Language and Intercultural Communication
  • ENGL 3305 Studying Meaning
  • ENGL 3306 Understanding Phonological Patterns
  • ENGL 3307 Architecture of Grammar
  • ENGL 4006 Advanced Topic in Language
  • ENGL 4007 Advanced Topic in Linguistic Theory
  • ENGL 4017 Advanced Seminar in Language and Gender
  • ENGL 4025 Analyzing Multimodal Communication
  • ENGL 4026 Exploring Intercultural Communication Through Films and Literature
  • ENGL 4027 Exploring Bilingualism and Bilingual Education
  • ENGL 4035 Functional Grammar
  • ENGL 4036 Language, Communication and Advertising
  • ENGL 4037 Language and the Workplace
  • ENGL 4045 Language in Education
  • ENGL 4047 Perspectives on Universal Themes
  • ENGL 4055 Stories of English
  • ENGL 4056 Theoretical Linguist Meets World
  • ENGL 4057 Unravelling Syntax

2. Literary and Comparative Studies

  • ENGL 2035 The Short Story
  • ENGL 2036 Pre-Modern Drama
  • ENGL 2076 Poetry
  • ENGL 2077 Critical Approaches to Literature
  • ENGL 2086 Poetry and Poetics
  • ENGL 3015 Creative Writing
  • ENGL 3025 Faces of Comparative Literature
  • ENGL 3036 Chinese-Western Literary Relations
  • ENGL 3037 Creative Writing Workshop
  • ENGL 3045 Great Novels in English
  • ENGL 3046 Literature and the Nobel Prize
  • ENGL 3055 Literature and Film
  • ENGL 3066 Modern and Contemporary Drama
  • ENGL 3096 The Child and Literature
  • ENGL 3105 Twentieth-Century Literature
  • ENGL 3106 Modern and Contemporary Poetry
  • ENGL 4016 American Popular Fiction after 1950
  • ENGL 4046 Hong Kong Stories in English
  • ENGL 4065 Dystopian Fiction
  • ENGL 4066 World Literatures
  • ENGL 4067 Comics and Graphic Novels
  • ENGL 4075 Special Topic in Comparative Literature
  • ENGL 4076 21st Century Fiction
  • ENGL 4077 Detective Fiction
  • ENGL 4085 Special Topic in Literature
  • ENGL 4086 Shakespeare and His Contemporaries
  • ENGL 4087 Special Topic in Critical Theory
  • ENGL 4095 Gender and Literature
  • ENGL 4096 Diaspora Writing in English
  • ENGL 4097 Gothic Literature
  • ENGL 4105 Comparative Drama
  • ENGL 4106 Literary Journalism
  • ENGL 4107 Postcolonial Fiction

TRAN as Second Major 

Core Courses (30 units)

  • TRAN 2005 Principles and Methods
  • TRAN 2006 Linguistics for Translators
  • TRAN 2027 Practical Translation
  • TRAN 3007 Culture and Translation
  • TRAN 3016 Professional Studies
  • TRAN 3036 Beginning Interpreting
  • TRAN 4005 Theories and Philosophies I
  • TRAN 4007 Appreciation, Criticism and Evaluation
  • TRAN 4037 Translation and Intercultural Studies
  • TRAN 4046 Placement Portfolio

Major Elective Courses (12 units: any 4 of the following, of which at least 2 courses should be at 3000 or 4000 level) 

  • TRAN 1005 Introduction to Translation
  • TRAN 2007 Research Methods
  • TRAN 2015 Communication and Translation
  • TRAN 2016 English for Translators II: Written Genres
  • TRAN 2017 Reading Chinese Literature in Translation
  • TRAN 2025 Translating Across Media
  • TRAN 2026 Contrastive Language Studies
  • TRAN 3005 English for Translators I: Grammar, Structure and Style
  • TRAN 3026 Media Translation
  • TRAN 3027 Spanish/Chinese Translation
  • TRAN 3035 Introduction to Computer-Aided Translation
  • TRAN 3037 Intermediate Translation
  • TRAN 3045 Drama and  Film Translation
  • TRAN 4006 Theories and Philosophies II
  • TRAN 4015 Gender and Translation
  • TRAN 4025 Legal and Government Document Translation
  • TRAN 4026 Literary Translation
  • TRAN 4027 Special Topics in Translation
  • TRAN 4035 Translation of Scientific and Technological Texts
  • TRAN 4036 Translation, Publishing and Global Circulation
  • TRAN 4045 Intersemiotic Translation, Adaptation and Intertextuality
  • TRAN 4047 Translation Workshop
  • TRAN 4055 Comparative Topics in Chinese/Hispanic Cultures
  • TRAN 4056 Community Interpreting
  • TRAN 4057 Conference Interpreting