Diploma in General Studies (Full-time/Part-time)

Programme Features

  • 1-year (full-time/part-time) programme
  • Offers foundational core courses to strengthen students’ general competency in language, mathematical and critical thinking
  • Offers elective introductory courses of various disciplines to widen students’ scope of interest in different disciplines so as to prepare them for further studies at the sub-degree level
  • Graduates are eligible to apply for the AD and HD programmes of CIHE and CBCC or similar Level 4 sub-degree programmes offered by the other institutions

Programme Structures

Year 1 Courses
Core Course
  • Chinese Language
  • English Language
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective
  • Elective

List of Core Electives #

  • Applications and Impacts of Information Technology
  • Art of Helping
  • Creative Design
  • Foundation in Chemistry for Life Sciences
  • Foundation in Food Production
  • Foundation in Human Biology
  • Foundation in Tour Service Skills
  • Foundation in Western Music
  • Internet & Multimedia
  • Interpersonal Relationship
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Business
  • Introduction to Chinese Music
  • Introduction to Design Practice & Appreciation
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Translation & Modern Life
  • Understanding Social Issue

# The Institute reserves the right to make final decision on the offering of
   elective courses.


Tuition Fee

The tuition fee for the 2020-21 intake is $45,230.