Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) - China and Global Studies

China and Global Studies

What is the impact of rising China on global politics, economy and environment? What effects would changing settings in global politics, economy and environment have on China? The Major aims to develop students’ strong understanding over those issues while deepening students’ knowledge on China’s remarkable socio-cultural legacy. A comparative approach will be incorporated throughout the delivery of the different courses so that students will be able to develop well-informed responses which demonstrate critical and analytical skills with scholastic quality. At the end of the study, students will find themselves in possession of a unique set of skills of utilizing various opportunities that emerge from China’s global interaction as well as tackling numerous challenges that arise from it.


Selected Major Courses

  • A History of Modern and Contemporary China
  • China and the World
  • Contemporary International Politics
  • Economic Development in Contemporary China
  • Global Political Economy
  • Political Development in Contemporary China
  • Regional Development in China
  • State, Market and Society in Contemporary China
  • Theories and Society in the Age of Globalisation
  • Understanding Global Issues
  • World Religions