Faculty of Social Sciences
Media & Cultural Studies
Offered As: Major Minor
URL: https://sociology.hku.hk/programmes/undergraduate/media-cultural-studies/ https://sociology.hku.hk/programmes/undergraduate/media-cultural-studies/
*Open to students of other Faculties:
Credits: 72 36
What is it about? The programme seeks to nurture students to become knowledgeable, critical and caring users and producers of media and culture. The flexible programme structure draws on a wide range of related courses from the social sciences and humanities. This programme is particularly ideal if you:

- wish to learn more about the concepts behind the world of media and culture
- want to work in creative industry, media and cultural organizations
- intend to pursue research studies in media and cultural studies
Offering Faculty/ Department/ School/Institute Department of Sociology


Pre-requisite requirements and/or other conditions for declaring the major/minor Major:
SOCI1001 or SOCI104 and 2 out of the following (not more than one from the same discipline):
GEOG1002/GEOG1003/GEOG1005/GEOG1012/GEOG1016/GEOG1017 or POLI1003 or PSYC1001/PSYC1004 or SOWK1001/SOWK1002/SOWK1004/SOWK1011/SOWK1012/SOWK1013 or SINO1002

Minor:
SOCI1001 or SOCI1004

For details, please check with the Department of Sociology.
Career opportunities This programme is particularly ideal if you:

- wish to learn more about the concepts behind the world of media and culture
- want to work in creative industry, media and cultural organizations
- intend to pursue research studies in media and cultural studies
Further information https://www.socsc.hku.hk/fw/teaching-learning/undergraduate/academic-matters/regulations-and-syllabuses/

https://sociology.hku.hk/programmes/undergraduate/media-cultural-studies/
Contact E: sociug@hku.hk
* Note: Students pursuing curricula with major / minor programme(s) must complete at least one major programme from their home Faculties upon graduation. Disclaimer: The information mainly applies to students admitted in 2023-24 and thereafter. For students from different cohorts, the information is only for reference. Please check with Faculty/offering department for details. The pre-requisite requirements / conditions are subject to changes by Faculties from time to time, and students are advised to check with their Faculty Office in case of doubt.