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CUSCS HD in Sign Language and Bilingualism Studies
''There exists a high demand for professionals who know sign language and Deaf culture.''
Professor Tang Wai Lan,
Director and Professor,
Centre for Sign Linguistics and Deaf Studies, CUHK
''Graduates will provide profound positive impact for deaf children who are in great need of educators and interpreters.''
A maximum of two Applied Learning subjects, excluding Applied Learning Chinese (ApL(C)), can be used in the application. "Attained", "Attained with Distinction (I)" and "Attained with Distinction (II)" Level in Applied Learning subjects will be considered as equivalent to Level 2, Level 3 and Level 4 in HKDSE subjects respectively.
Applied Learning Chinese (ApL(C)) will be accepted as an alternative Chinese Language qualification for admission consideration for Non-Chinese Speaking (NCS) DSE candidates.
This programme will be offered on a two-year full-time basis, and based on a credit unit system.Programme Structure Details
Classes will be conducted in form of lectures, tutorials, case discussion, projects, interactive classwork and experiential learning.
Teaching activities will be conducted in English, Cantonese and Hong Kong Sign Language* as deemed appropriate. Learning materials will be in English and Chinese as deemed appropriate.
applicable in Hong Kong Sign Language I-IV
Performance of students is monitored and assessed on a continuous basis through a variety of methods, such as final examination, mid-term test, assignment, presentation, project, class participation, case studies, panel discussion and report.
CUSCS Learning Centres
CEF Course Code﹕38H133581
CEF Course Name﹕Higher Diploma in Sign Language and Bilingualism Studies
Tel: 3943 9199
Local Applicants : $65,835 / per year
Non-local Applicants : $75,835 / per year