Curriculum


Senior Secondary Curriculum Guide


Secondary Education Curriculum Guide (Draft - May 2017)
EDBCM No. 76/2017 Ongoing Renewal of the School Curriculum: the Secondary Education Curriculum Guide
 
Note: The SECG supersedes the Basic Education Curriculum Guide (Primary 1 - Secondary 3) and the Senior Secondary Curriculum Guide (Secondary 4 - 6) issued by the Curriculum Development Council in 2002 and 2009 respectively.
           
Fine-tuning of the NSS Curriculum and Assessment
(effective from the 2013/14 school year)


Recommendations for the Review of the New Senior Secondary Curriculum & Assessment (EDB CM No. 48/2013)
Information Sheets on Curriculum and Assessment of NSS Subjects
(student version)
(for reference of S4, S5 and S6 students in 2013/14 school year)
NAS Medium-term Review: Updated Curriculum and Assessment Guides for Senior Secondary Subjects (EDB CM No. 187/2015)
           
Recommendations for the New Academic Structure
Medium-term Review (to be implemented in the 2014/15 school year or after)


First Batch of Recommendations for the New Academic Structure Medium-term Review (EDB CM No.63/2014) pdf
Implementation of the New Academic Structure for Senior Secondary Education and Higher Education (2015/16 school year) (EDB CM No.106/2015) pdf
           
Curriculum and Assessment Guide (S4-S6) -
Core Subjects and Elective Subjects (with updates in November 2015)


Core Subjects
Subject C&A Guide new
Supplementary notes
Updated version* Checklist of updates
Chinese Language
(2014)
English Language Supplementary Notes 1
Supplementary Notes 2
Supplementary Notes 3
Mathematics
Liberal Studies
(2014)
Elective Subjects
Key Learning Areas
Subjects
C&A Guide Supplementary notes
Updated version* Checklist of updates
Chinese Language Education
Chinese Literature

(2014)
English Language Education
Literature in English
--
Personal, Social and Humanities Education
Chinese History

(2014)
Economics

(2014)
Effective from
2015/16 S4

Ethics and Religious Studies
--
Geography

(2014)
--
History

(2014)
--
Tourism and Hospitality Studies
--
Science Education
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Science
Combined Science

Biology part

Chemistry part

Physics part

Integrated Science
Technology Education
Business, Accounting and Financial Studies
2016 HKDSE
and onwards
2017 HKDSE
and onwards
Design and Applied Technology
--
Health Management and Social Care
Information and Communication Technology
--
Technology and Living
Arts Education
Music

--
Visual Arts
--
Physical Education
Physical Education
--
*Unless otherwise specified, the C&A Guides are the updated versions as at Nov 2015
           
Applied Learning


Applied Learning Curriculum and Assessment Guide (Senior Secondary Level)
Applied Learning Curriculum and Assessment Guide (Senior Secondary Level) – Checklist of updates
Applied Learning - Course Information
Applied Learning Chinese (for non-Chinese speaking students) - Course Information
           
Other Languages


There are 6 other language subjects under the Senior Secondary Curriculum, namely French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Spanish and Urdu. The programmes of these languages must follow the curriculum and examinations pitched at AS-level offered by the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) and administered by the HKEAA.

For details, please visit the websites of CIE and HKEAA.
   
Other Learning Experiences


Other Learning Experiences
           
Senior Secondary Curriculum (Special Educational Needs)


Senior Secondary Curriculum (Special Educational Needs)
           
           
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