To train students to become research-oriented scholars and prepare them for their academic career in the future.
Programme Intended Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this programme, students should be able to:
1. Recognize, understand, and apply the basic theories, research methods and frontier issues in the studies of history, and to be well trained in three areas – the history of China, the history of Sino-Western communication and the history of Macao.
2. Demonstrate critical thinking and communication skills, apply and evaluate the principles and skills of academic writing, and develop a solid foundation in the areas of academic analysis, writing, and communication.
3. Demonstrate academic ethics, to develop an independent path in both the research and writing of the thesis, demonstrating a significant and original contribution to the field of study, and to author academic work of the highest standards, thus constructing a solid foundation for a future academic career.