Master of Arts
in Global Communication /
Extra-curricular Activities

Guest Lectures (some examples)

  • “Taking Stock: Towards a Social Semiotics of Image Banks and Global Visual Communication” by Giorgia Aiello, University of Leeds
  • “Global Media – Speed, Standards and Ethics – What Actually Makes A Journalist?” by David Schlesinger, Chairman of Thomson Reuters China
  • “Navigating the New News Landscape” by Brian Rhoads, Reuters Asian Managing Editor
  • “The Changing Media Landscape and its Impact on Journalism” by Mike Chinoy, Fulbright Senior Scholar
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Film Screenings (Documentaries and feature films throughout the semester)

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Photo Saloon

Here, students have the opportunity to explore Hong Kong and document globalization in the city visually. We provide some $$ for this event so that you can socialize during your exploration of Hong Kong and then present your pictures or short videos during an informal gathering (once a semester).

Field Trips (some examples)

  • Cable TV
  • TVB
  • Phoenix TV
  • NGOs
  • Cultural Tours to Ping Shan, Lung Yeuk Tau, Central and Sheung Wan
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Alumni Sharing Session and BBQ Gathering

As a tradition, each February students from the five taught programs come together to listen to the job hunting experience and career advice from alumni.

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Mid-Autumn Festival Party

A relaxing occasion to hang out and mingle with fellow students.

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