Hong Kong Baptist University | Faculty of Social Sciences

European Area Studies (French Stream)

The Major in European Studies provides courses about European history and contemporary cultural, social, economic and political dimensions of the French- and German-speaking societies of Europe. Political science provides an important disciplinary focus. Students acquire knowledge and skills for the study of politics and society in French or German -Speaking area of Europe. Problems and prospects of European integration are introduced and the European Union is examined in detail. This is complemented by studies on European economic and business life so as to prepare students for future careers.

European Area Studies (required for Major) Units
Year IEURO 1008 Europe: Unity & Diversity I3
EURO 1009 Europe: Unity and Diversity II3
Year IIEURO 2005 Contemporary European Societies I: The French-Speaking Countries3
EURO 2007 The Political Economy of the European Union3
POLS 2205 European Politics and Society: French Political and Government System3
Year IVEURO 4005 Current Issues of European Integration3
EURO 4006 European Economic and Business Life: travailler en contexte international3
EURO 4015 Contemporary European Societies II : questions d'actualité3