Undergraduate Course Selection Guidelines

Information for First-Year Students

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Recommended Disciplinary Courses

Below provides the course selection advices for different majors students. For each major choice, the recommended disciplinary courses are listed.

* The tables are for 4-yr curriculum students admitted on or after 2012/13.
* Please note that the tables are some general recommendation only. 
You are encouraged to contact our course selection advisors directly to obtain the personalized course selection advices.
* If you have questions on a particular course, you are encouraged to contact course coordinator directly.

Astronomy Major

Mathematics/Physics Major

Physics Major

 

Course Selection Flow Charts

Below provides the course selection advices for some career choices for Physics students. For each career choice, you would find a flow chart showing the recommended courses for each career.

* The course labeled in pink are compulsory.
* The flow charts are for students admitted in or after 2012/13.
* Please note that the flow chats are some general recommendation only. You are encouraged to contact our course selection advisors directly to obtain the personalized course selection advices.
* If you have questions on a particular course, you are encouraged to contact course coordinator directly.

Major Career Choice
Astronomy Research Education
Marketing
Math/Phy Research (Theoretical) Education
Finance
Physics Research (Experimental) Education
Finance

 

Course Selection Advisors in the Department of Physics:

Programme Advisors Phone E-mail

Astronomy
 

Prof. H.F. Chau 2859 1925 hfchau@hku.hk
Dr. J.J.L. Lim 2219 4924 jjlim@hku.hk
Dr. J.C.S. Pun 2859 1962 jcspun@hku.hk
Math/Phy Prof. H.F. Chau 2859 1925 hfchau@hku.hk
Dr. S.C.Y. Ng 2859 7947 ncy@astro.physics.hku.hk
Dr. S.Z. Zhang 2859 7943 shizhong@hku.hk
Physics Prof. H.F. Chau 2859 1925 hfchau@hku.hk
Dr. S.C.Y. Ng 2859 7947 ncy@astro.physics.hku.hk
Dr. M.K. Yip 2859 2366 mankit@hku.hk

 

General Enquries

Department of Physics, Room 518, Chong Yuet Ming Physics Building, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong.
Tel.: 2859 2360
Fax: 2559 9152
Email: physdept@hku.hk