Programmes Leading to PolyU-SPEED Awards
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Professional Communication
Programme Starting Date
Aims and Objectives
Medium of Instruction
Credits Required for Graduation
There are different award requirements for students from different background. An option for exit award is also available. For details of programme structure, please click HERE.
Teaching and Assessment Methods
To enable students to demonstrate that they have met the intended learning outcomes of the academic programmes and fulfilled the requirements of each subject, appropriate methods of assessment will be employed. These methods usually include assignments, projects, tests and examinations.
A recognised Associate Degree or a Higher Diploma or equivalent qualification*.
Applicants without formal evidence of requisite language proficiency may be required to take relevant language test(s) offered by PolyU SPEED and demonstrate their ability to complete the programme to the Admission Interview Panel.
Those who do not possess the above-mentioned qualifications but have reached the age of 25 before 1 September, in the year in which they seek admission, may apply as mature applicants. Mature applicants should possess relevant working experience in senior positions and have completed post-secondary studies in related fields. They will also be required to pass an admission test and demonstrate to the Admission Interview Panel their ability to complete the programme.
*The main medium of instruction of the study programmes concerned should be English. Applicants who have completed programmes with other languages as the main medium of instruction are required to attain the following English Language requirement:
IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 (paper based); 80 (Internet based)
Free of charge
HK$2,400 per credit for 2018/19 academic year
|HK$390 (A one-off caution money will be charged at student's first registration)|
Local full-time students enrolled in PolyU-SPEED award programmes are eligible to apply for means-tested Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP) or Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS) offered by the Government’s Student Finance Office (SFO). If you wish to know more about FASP and NLSPS, please visit the SFO website www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/sfo.
Some subjects which form part of a programme have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purposes. Details about CEF are available at website www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef/.
Students are not allowed to apply for both FASP and CEF for the same programme in the same academic year.
Second round of applications: 3 March 2018 – 30 June 2018
Interested parties are highly encouraged to submit applications during the first round of applications as places are limited.
Dr Jessica DENG (Tel: 3746 0740; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ms Elsa HO (Tel: 3746 0070; E-mail: email@example.com)
Ms Cecilia LAI (Tel: 3746 0069)
General Hotline: 3400 2828
Fax: 2363 0540
On top of the facilities at HHB and WK campuses, all students can also access the library and sports facilities at PolyU main campus.