BSSc (Hons) in Geography

Exchange Studies

Student Exchange Programme
  • Eligibility: All undergraduate students, HKBU
  • Programme Organizer: International Office, HKBU
  • Period: Year 3, Semester 1 (4-year curriculum) / depending on student’s study plan
  • Credit Units: Credit-bearing
  • Mode (Discipline-related): Major/ Non-major
  • Category in curriculum: Elective
  • Location: Overseas/ Mainland
  • Student Profile Record: Academic transcript (not to be counted in GPA)
  • URL: http://intl.hkbu.edu.hk/

Internship

Social Sciences Internship
  • Eligibility: All Social Sciences undergraduate students, HKBU
  • Programme Organizer: Faculty of Social Sciences, HKBU
  • Period: Depending on student’s study plan
  • Credit Units: Credit-bearing (3 units)/ Non-credit bearing
  • Mode (Discipline-related): Mixed
  • Category in curriculum: Elective
  • Location: Local
  • Student Profile Record: Academic Transcript/ Student Development Portfolio
  • URL: http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/sosc/ssi

Field Studies

GEOG 3005 Field Camp
  • Eligibility: Students of the following programmes ONLY
    BSSc (Hons) in Geography
    BSSc (Hons) in Geography & BEd (Hons) in Liberal Studies Teaching
    BSSc (Hons) in China Studies - Geography Concentration
  • Programme Organizer: Department of Geography, HKBU
  • Period: Year 3, Semester 2 (4-year curriculum)
  • Credit Units: 0 unit (3-year curriculum); 0 unit (4-year curriculum)
  • Mode (Discipline-related): Major
  • Category in curriculum: Major required
  • Location: Overseas/ Mainland
  • Student Profile Record: Academic Transcript
  • Features:
    Field camp covers a seven- to nine-day period. Usually it is based in Mainland China or Southeast Asia. A wide range of geographical field techniques are utilized in the collection of geographic information and for conducting field research into physical, cultural and developmental problems. Students must complete the programme to the Department's satisfaction for graduation.
  • URL: http://geog.hkbu.edu.hk/?page_id=885