|Year of Entry||2017|
|Mode of Funding||Government funded|
Department of Applied Social Sciences (options: BSocSc Criminology and Sociology, BSocSc Psychology, BSocSc Social Work)
|Mode of Study||Full time|
|Normal Duration of Programme||4 years|
|Tuition Fee||Click here for more information|
Applicants holding a 12-year school-leaving qualification or a partially completed sub-degree qualification will apply for admission to first-year studies at the Department of Applied Social Sciences. During their first year of studies, students will study a broad range of Gateway Education (GE) and College/Department core courses. Students will enter a major after one year of study. The top 40% of students of the Department [based on (i) cumulative grade point average (CGPA) at the end of Semester B; (ii) no failed grades in any courses in Semesters A and B; and (iii) completion of at least 30 credit units in Semesters A and B, including the number of credit units specified by the College/Department for its required courses] will have free choice of the majors offered by the Department. The other 60% of students will be allocated a major within the Department, subject to the availability of places and the selection criteria set by individual majors.
Current major options: Criminology and Sociology; Psychology; Social Work. The University reserves the right to make changes to the major offerings.
Applicants holding a 13-year school-leaving qualification, an International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, a General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (GCEAL) qualification may apply for admission to a major offered by the Department of Applied Social Sciences with Advanced Standing I, or to the Department to study the four-year programme without advanced standing (first-year studies).
To be considered for admission, you must satisfy the General Entrance Requirements.