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Associate Professor Dr. Anna Tso Receives Accolades for Writing

We’re very proud to share that Dr. Anna Tso, Associate Professor of the Department of English, has recently received two accolades for her writing. Her book, 《The Summer of 1997》(2017) received an Honourable Mention in the 2020 Incipere Awards from Entrada Publishing (Utah, USA), and her book, 《Culinary Charades》(2017) was shortlisted in the 2020 Wishing Shelf Book Awards (UK)….

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Online Lecture: Contemporary Greater China Series: Feng Menglong and Ming Short Stories: A comparative approach

The Centre for Greater China Studies (CGCS) and the English Department cordially invites you to join the following online lecture supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (Project No.:UGC/IDS14/17): Date: 24 May 2021 (Monday)Time: 4:30 – 5:45pmVenue: Space4ALL, G/F LibraryRegistration: https://bit.ly/3nTQOOh(Meeting link will be sent to successful registrants one…

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HSUHK Undergraduate Journal: Instructions and Submission Guidelines

Introduction This project aims to recognise the hard work and ingenuity of our students for exercising their critical thinking faculties in giving their voices in academia. With the steadily increasing quality of teaching and learning in HSUHK, it has been observed that students are capable of producing exceptional research writings in their respective fields. That said, while their written…

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BA in English Semester 2 Admission Ends 28 Dec 2020

Admissions for the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in English Programme (Semester 2, 2020/21) is now open until 28 December 2020. Semester 2 intake of 2020/21 is only applicable to local applicants who have completed the public examination and fulfilled the minimum entry requirement(s) of the University. Admittees of Semester 2 intake shall settle full-year tuition fee of 2020/21 upon…

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BA-ENG student is a Highly Commended Entrant of the Global Undergraduate Awards 2020

Ms Choi Wai Ming Lorraine, our Year 4 student 2019/20 has been selected as a Highly Commended Entrant of the Global Undergraduate Awards 2020 in the Literature Category for her Senior Project, ‘’The Death of Chivalry: A Corpus Linguistics Study on Arthurian Legends‘. The Global Undergraduate Awards is the world’s leading undergraduate academic awards programme which recognises outstanding undergraduate…

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HSUHK English Taster Lecture Series 2020

Register now! 立即登記! The Department of English is pleased to introduce the latest HSUHK English Taster Lecture series conducted by professors of linguistics and literature from the Department. We will discuss different aspects of English, its latest developments and real-world applications of linguistic and literary knowledge, which are most suitable to Secondary 4-6 students interested in English. Each of…

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BA-ENG Admissions 2020-21 Open!

Due to the current pneumonia outbreak, the Department has decided to conduct written assessment and interview via Skype with shortlisted BA-ENG programme applicants. You may choose to apply for the BA-ENG programme via HSUHK Undergraduate Application System; OR via the E-APP system launched by the Education Bureau. Duplicate applications will not be accepted. Please refer to the following links…

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HSU Idol: English Singing Contest

The Department of English would like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who attended the university’s first-ever HSU Idol: English Singing Contest on 1 November 2019!   The contest, held in the Block D auditorium, was an opportunity for staff and students alike to share their passion for music while also honing their English language skills.  The event…

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Student Orientation Day (2019/20)

On 20 August 2019, the HSUHK Student Orientation Day was successfully held. During the programme session, BA-ENG freshmen were introduced to the faculty members, the programme curriculum and the student support services provided. Some senior year students shared their campus life and study tips with the freshmen. Dr Paul FUNG, Head of Department of English and Programme Director of…

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