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  • Course schedules are arranged in accordance with the University's academic calendar. As usually scheduled, the first semester runs from September to December and the second semester  from January to May. No class are held during the summer.
  • Flexibility in course selections and class times:
    • Full-time programme: At least 12 courses (core and elective), as well as the capstone experience courses, are offered in each academic year. Approximately, 6 courses are provided in each semester, of which 4 are taught in the daytime on weekdays and 2 are offered in the daytime on Saturdays.
    • Part-time programme: Students should complete a total of 8 courses (including 2 core courses) and a capstone experience course within 2 academic years. Classes are usually held on weekday evenings or Saturdays.
  • A reading week is included in the middle of each semester for students to review and adjust their learning progress. Except for occasional rescheduling, such as make-up lessons, there are no lessons during reading weeks.
  • In accordance with the University's guidelines, students will be notified of any special circumstances that may affect their classes (including changes in the mode of course delivery, class locations, or attendance requirements etc.) as soon as possible.


2023-24 Semester 1 Timetable

2023-24 Semester 2 Timetable


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