Criminology and Sociology (BSocSc)

Hong Kong

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The award

How long you will study
4 - 6 Years

Domestic course fees
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How you will study

Course starts

International course fees
USD 15400 per year

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About Criminology and Sociology at City University of Hong Kong

"The Department of Applied Social Sciences prides itself on its long track record of offering high-quality education delivered by a multi-disciplinary team of faculty members. “Applied Social Sciences” is the term used to describe the application of social science models and theories to the understanding and analysis of social issues and to the solution of individual and community problems. It includes the study of counselling, criminology, psychology, social work and sociology.

The Department of Applied Social Sciences offers the following majors:
- Criminology and Sociology
- Psychology
- Social Work
Criminology and Sociology provides students with a broad knowledge of criminology and sociological practice, and professional competence in conducting sociological research to solve problems in organisational, community, societal, national and international contexts. This major is suitable for students with a particular interest in protecting the public and maintaining Hong Kong’s status as one of the safest cities in the world. Psychology is the scientific study of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Students are provided with comprehensive education in major fields of psychology, including biological, clinical, cognitive, developmental, educational, health, personality and social psychology. They are also offered opportunities to design and conduct psychological research. Social Work is a helping profession that applies knowledge from various disciplines of the social sciences to develop theories and practices. We set out to strengthen and provide support for individuals, families, groups and the community in problem solving as well as in achieving growth and development. "

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardBSocScHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 - 6 years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesUSD 15400 per year

Entry requirements

Applicant who does not own a Hong Kong Identity Card or apply through PRC Gaokao will be considered International Students

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