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
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 Electives
    • Major Elective x1*


Free Elective Modules
  • 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 Modules
  • 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