Programme Structure

Programme Structure

Based on a unique “Liberal + Professional” education model, the BA (Honours) in Convergent Media and Communication Technology is a 4-year bachelor’s degree programme which requires students to complete a total of 120 credits from a well-balanced curriculum, consisting of Major Studies modules, Common Core modules, Business Education modules and Elective modules.

Year 1

Business Education
Common Core Curriculum
  • General Education

  • English

  • Chinese

  • IT Skills
    • COM2001 – Information Systems in Business
  • Major Studies

    Year 2

    Business Education
    Common Core Curriculum
    Major Studies

    # Students must complete one module from each of the four Clusters and complete any two modules from the Clusters as GE Electives.

    Year 3

    Common Core Curriculum
    • General Education
      • GE Cluster x 2#

    • Chinese
      • CHN2001 – Applied Putonghua
    Major Studies
    • Media & Communication Technology
      • CMT3001 – Web-based Interactive System
      • CMT3002 – Mobile Platform Technologies

    • Media Production
      • CMT3003 – Desktop Publishing

    • Communication Core

    • Major Elective
      • Major Elective x1*


    Free Elective
    • Free Elective x1

    # Students must complete one module from each of the four Clusters and complete any two modules from the Clusters as GE Electives.
    * To be chosen from the list of BA-CMCT major electives

    Year 4

    Common Core Curriculum
    • General Education
      • GE Cluster Elective x 2#
    Major Studies
    • Media & Communication Technology
      • CMT4001 – Network and System Administration

    • Media Production
      • CMT4002 – Web-media Production

    • Communication Core
      • CMT4003 – Data Journalism

    • Major Electives
      • Major Elective x 2*

    Free Elective
    • Free Elective x 1

    # Students must complete one module from each of the four Clusters and complete any two modules from the Clusters as GE Electives.
    * To be chosen from the list of BA-CMCT major electives
    List of Major Elective Modules