Master of Philosophy in Chinese Linguistics Duration: 2 years Medium of Instruction: Chinese Aims Introducing students to the systematic study of the Chinese language and linguistics, including classical and modern Chinese as well as relevant theories in Chinese linguistics; Improving students’ proficiency in Chinese language and Chinese linguistics and enhancing their understanding of latest research and developments in the field. Broadening students’ horizon and enable them to explore Chinese language and Chinese linguistics in new ways, new perspectives and by employing new theories. Laying a solid foundation for the further pursuit of studies in Chinese language and Chinese linguistics. Equipping students with the capacity for independent research and the ability to produce high-quality theses. Features In-depth understanding of the various aspects of of Chinese language and linguistics; Building competence in academic research in Chinese language and linguistics; Courses spanning two semesters followed by the writing of a thesis. Curriculum Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2019/2020 (Master of Philosophy) Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2018/2019 (Master of Arts) Curriculum for students admitted in or after 2015/2016 (Master of Arts) CORE FACULTY >Graduation Requirements Obtain 30 credits as stated in the study plan of the programme; GPA Requirement: cumulative GPA of 2.7 or above; Write a thesis and pass the oral defence. Entry Requirements Please refer to the website of the Graduate School for more details. Career Prospects Our graduates enjoy a competitive edge in the education sector and government offices in Hong Kong, Macao and the Chinese mainland. Brighter prospects in other fields, encompassing the media, writing, publishing, and cultural creative industry, etc. Prepare students to pursue PhD programmes in Chinese language and linguistics. Remarks Resources for the current students in the Graduate School; Please refer to the Course Catalog for course information of the curriculum.