Social Sciences Common Core

SOSC1006 Invitation to Social Sciences

SOSC 1006 Invitation to Social Sciences (1 unit)


  • To be taken in Year 1 study (Opens in Semester 1 since AY2021/22)


This course aims to offer new students in the Faculty of Social Sciences a broad understanding about the nature, basic principles, methodologies, and developments of social sciences. The major research and teaching areas of the Faculty of Social Sciences at HKBU will also be introduced. The course includes three major parts:


  1. What is social science?
  2. How to conduct social science research?
  3. Social Sciences at HKBU


Faculty of Social Sciences
Hong Kong Baptist University
Tel : (852) 3411 2679, (852) 3411 2669