List of Courses

List of courses offered by Elder Academy at the City University of Hong Kong, Semester B, 2017-2018
Semester B : 15 January to 28 April 2018

College/Department/Division Course Code Course Title Medium of Instruction
College of Business
Management CB2300 Management English
GE2204 Businesss Ethics and Society
GE2247 Social Innovation and Entrepreneurial Venture Exploration (SIEVE)
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Applied Social Sciences GE2109 Love, Sex, and Relationships: Psychological Perspectives English
GE2130 Happiness: An Interdisciplinary Perspective
GE2221 Violence and Crime
GE2226 Ageing Society: Hong Kong and Beyond
Asian and International Studies AIS2073 Understanding Culture in Japan and China through Film
GE2117 Eat, Drink, Man, Woman: Korean Cultural Identity
GE2239 Food: Culture, Science and Society
Chinese and History GE1101 Chinese Cultural Heritage in Modern Perspective (English) English
GE1105 Chinese Music Appreciation (English)
GE1106 Chinese Art Appreciation (English)
GE1125 Architecture and Space in Chinese Culture (English)
CAH3187 Contemporary Chinese Literature Cantonese / Putonghua
GE1501 Chinese Civilisation - History and Philosophy (Cantonese/Putonghua)
English GE2407 Reading Lives, Writing Selves: Autobiography and Culture English
GE2408 Travel Writing: Discovery and Experience
GE3401 Exploring English Cinema
Linguistics and Translation GE2111 Image of the City - Language, Culture and Society
GE2122 The Cantonese Language in Use: Language, Grammar and Culture
GE2124 The World through Languages
Media and Communication COM3119 International Communication
GE1210 Celebrities and Media: Contemporary Issues in Hong Kong Popular Culture
GE3202 Citizen Journalism and Civil Society
Public Policy GE1118 Philosophy Goes to the Movies
GE1120 Thinking Philosophically: Bridging the Gap between Arts and Sciences
GE1122 Animals and Animal Welfare: An Interdisciplinary Approach
GE2244 The Hidden City: Space, Power and Social Processes in Hong Kong
College of Science and Engineering
Biomedical Sciences GE1352 How your Brain Works English
Chemistry GE2307 Science, Fiction and the Supernatural
Computer Science CS1102 Introduction to Computer Studies
GE2313 Global IT Case Studies
GE2326 Probability in Action: From the Unfinished Game to the Modern World
Chemistry GE2307 Science, Fiction and the Supernatural
Electronic Engineering GE1314 Ironman: The Art and Science of Robots in Our Society
GE1315 Silicon Nanoelectronics
GE1339 Wireless Connectivity in Modern Society
GE1342 Light: from Double Rainbows to Optical Fibers
GE2316 Computing Snapshot, Today and Tomorrow
Mathematics GE1350 Essential Mathematics in Daily Life
MA1200 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra I
MA1201 Calculus and Basic Linear Algebra II
Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering GE1320 Engineering Your Health
GE1321 Our Life in the Nuclear Age
GE1340 Materials, Civilization and Modern Development
GE2321 Health, Safety and Environment
Physics GE2305 Astronomy – The Sky And Us
GE1305 Everyday Physics: Its Impact on You and Society
Building Science and Technology GE2227 Preservation and Revitalization of Buildings with Heritage Value inside City Environments
School of Creative Media SM2263 Hacktivism and Tactical Media
School of Energy and Environment GE1228 Food Security and Sustainability
GE1301 Climate Change and Extreme Weather
School of Law GE1126 Law for Smart Consumers
GE1214 Citizens and Criminal Justice

Remark: Information is subject to change and is accurate at the time of updating at the CityU website.