Calendar 2010–11

Academic Units and Programmes of Studies 97 Part 3 Part-time Undergraduate Studies The University offers a part-time degree programme in early childhood education. For details, please read the Regulations Governing Admission to Part-time Undergraduate Studies ( ) and General Regulations Governing Part-time Undergraduate Studies ( www.cuhk. ) . The degree is awarded on the same basis as the full-time programmes described on p. 95. Curriculum Structure The normal length of study of this programme is three years, with three terms in each year. Apart from fulfilling requirements of the major subject, students are also required to take general education courses and elective courses in other disciplines. Students who satisfy special entrance requirements of this programme and are granted unit exemption at the time of admission shall complete at least 70 units of courses before graduation. Exemption from the major requirement of this programme shall also be given to students as prescribed in the study scheme. (Please see also Curriculum Structure of the full-time programmes on pp. 95–96.) Starting from 1999–2000, all newly-admitted students are required to attain a certain level of competence in IT. They are expected to pass the IT Proficiency Test within their first year of attendance. Postgraduate Studies The University currently offers degree programmes leading to five research degrees and 22 taught degrees. The five research degrees are Doctor of Music (DMus), Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Master of Fine Arts (MFA), Master of Music (MMus), and Master of Philosophy (MPhil). The 22 taught degrees are Doctor of Education (EdD), Doctor of Nursing (DNurs) , Doctor of Psychology (PsyD), Juris Doctor (JD), Master of Accountancy (MAcc), Master of Architecture (MArch), Master of Arts (MA), Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Chinese Medicine (MChiMed), Master of Clinical Pharmacy (MClinPharm), Master of Divinity (MDiv), Master of Education (MEd), Master of Family Medicine (MFM), Master of Laws (LLM), Master of Nursing (MNurs), Master of Nursing Science (MNSc)*, Master of Occupational Medicine (MOM), Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAcc), Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Science (MSc), Master of Social Science (MSSc), and Master of Social Work (MSW). Subject to statutory amendment n