Application Code 報名編號 : AD110
(Applicants who wish to apply for Music Theme should submit a separate application)
Aims and features
This major aims at building up students’ fundamental knowledge of music so as to prepare them for further studies in music or to pursue a Musicmusicrelated career. The curriculum covers basic theory and practices ranging from western classical music to Chinese Music and world music.
The global trend
The cultural and creative industries are one of the fastest growing sectors, with enormous potential in economic growth and career development. Students equipped with cultural literacy and media literacy will continue to be the most sought-after in the years to come!
Our rigorous curriculum covers hot university subjects such as media, journalism, communications, marketing, advertising, cultural and creative studies, and emphasizes your mental agility, language and transferrable skills, all of which are becoming increasingly important for both university education and the job market.
You have the flexibility to select from a pool of elective courses and core courses offered by the other themes.
We have 15 years of experience in delivering subjects in media and cultural studies, and are one of the most recognized AD programmes in Hong Kong.
Excellent track record
Over the past 14 years, our graduates have been performing exceptionally well with university entrance to UGC funded programmes, particularly in areas like Arts & Humanities, Cultural Management, Media, Languages, Journalism & Communication, and Education.
Opportunities for Further Studies
The inter-disciplinary nature of the Associate of Arts in Media, Cultural and Creative Studies programme allows graduates to apply for a range of degree programmes, for example, media studies, cultural studies, cultural management, creative media, film studies, communication studies, gender studies, Asian studies, global studies, comparative literature, humanities, social sciences, music, journalism and visual media.
2019 Overall Progression Rate: 86%
UGC-funded Bachelor’s Degree Programmes: 54%
Some of our graduates/students are admitted to UGC-funded degree programmes every year. The list below shows the programmes that our graduates/students of recent years have articulated to*:
The University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
City University of Hong Kong
BAS New Media
Hong Kong Baptist University
Bachelor of Social Work (Hons)
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
BComm (Hons) Public Relations & Advertising Major (Advertising and Branding)
The Education University of Hong Kong
BSocSc (Hons) Psychology
BA (Hons) Cultural Studies
BA (Hons) Philosophy
BA (Hons) Visual Studies
HKU SPACE International College
Graduates are eligible to apply for admission to the full-time top-up degree programmes offered locally by HKU SPACE International College in collaboration with the following universities:
Through-train Pre-enrolment Scheme
BA in Media and Communication
Bachelor of Media
The practical training allows you to embark on a wide array of careers, including advertising, marketing, art management, public relations, media management, creative industries, publishing in both the public and private sectors.
Special Entrance Requirements
Applicants are also required to possess the certificate of the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) Music Theory with Grade 5 or above, or equivalent.
*The above list is not exhaustive and only shows some of the examples.
(Choose TWO courses from the following)
|Core Curriculum Courses|
- 2012-14 Associate of Arts (Music)
- 2014-18 BA (Major in Music & Japanese Studies), The University of Hong Kong
- 2015 Joined the Exchange Programme at University of Edinburgh, Scotland
- 2016-17 Joined the Exchange Programme at International Christian University, Japan
- 2017 Joined the Internship Programme at Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in Tokyo
- 2018 於日本國駐香港總領事館任職
The lecturers at HKU SPACE Community College were willing to offer help anytime and anywhere. Not only did they provide professional suggestions on academic aspect, they were always ready to share personal learning experience with me. Under their selfless guidance, I had clearer pictures of my study and future career path. Furthermore, their support and encouragement help me to build my confidence to overcome uncertainties and hurdles ahead.
- 2015-16 Associate of Arts in Media, Cultural and Creative Studies [AD Year 1 articulated to BA Year 1]
- Offer received: CUHK Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Studies Year 1
與其說文學副學士 (媒體、文化及創意) 的課程只是單純一個科目，不如說這個課程教導我們該以哪種態度面對這個世界。在課堂中，老師經常鼓勵同學以批判思維去思考日常的大小事，並教導我們以不同層面角度看同一件事物，從中同學可以對社會的意識形態及文化有更深一層的體會和認識。