Programme Structure

The whole Programme is taught in English. We offer 17 courses, including 4 required courses and 13 elective courses. Availability of elective courses changes from year to year, subject to the availability of teaching resources and student enrollment.

Required Course
  • Public Policy Process
  • Values and Ethics in Public Policy
  • Social Policy Research
  • Economic Analysis of Public Policy
Elective Course
  • Globalization, Social Problem and Policy
  • Public Organization Management
  • NGOs and Government
  • Government and the Economy
  • Comparative Public Policy
  • Crisis Management and Governance
  • Environmental Policy Analysis
  • Urban Planning and Development
  • Global Finance and Governance
  • Public Policy in Hong Kong
  • Topical Studies in Public Policy I
  • Topical Studies in Public Policy II
  • Directed Studies