Jump to SearchJump to MenuJump to Content

Career and Study

Bachelor of Science in Gerontology

Bachelor of Science in Gerontology

Course summary

1.Strong theoretical and practical components of gerontology covering the health and social care needs of older people, elderly service planning, innovative care delivery models, human service delivery and administration, and aging related health and social policies.
2.Multi-disciplinary academic and professional teaching team with expertise in nursing, social work, human psychology, human sociology, clinical geriatrics and gerontology, human service management and administration.
3.A gerontological practicum in community care, rehabilitative care and residential care to enable students to transform theoretical knowledge into practice.

Entry Requirement

Applicants shall have successfully completed a local course of study leading to the qualificatin of assocaite degree/ higher diploma :and

have attained an acceptable level of proficiency in English and Chinese languages.

Address of the institution

Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong

*The information contained in this website is intended for reference only. You are advised to obtain the latest information directly from the relevant institutions.


The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Programme type


Academic structure

Full time

Duration of study

2 year(s)

Application fee

HK $200


3943 9926 (Phone)