The photo taken on July 14, 2020 shows the golden square Bauhinia in Hong Kong. [Photo/Xinhua]

It is expected that Hong Kong university students will have a better understanding of national development, since completing national education courses has become a requirement for graduation.

The eight public universities in Hong Kong have launched national education courses one after another to inform students about the basic law, the National Security Law for Hong Kong and other elements, including the legal systems of The city and the development of the Bay Greater Bay area of ​​Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao. > The improvement of the curriculum occurred three years after the city was shaken by incessant violence and street vandalism in 2019 and two years after the National Security Law for Hong Kong is introduced on June 30, 2020 . Constitution, the basic law and the National Security Law in the academic year 2022/23.

Students can take this course in any semester. Those who will graduate in 2022/23 and subsequently need to approve the course to graduate.

Similarly, the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong has adopted the National Education Curricul National of Hong Kong for four -year undergraduate students from the academic year 2021/22.

In a response to China Daily, Polyu said he will extend the National Education curricul 2022/23.

The school said that students' comments on national education have been positive and encouraging, citing a position -the evaluation of the association, which surveyed the students who took the leadership course respectful of the Law in the academic year 2021/22. Around 92 percent to 95 percent of the students surveyed in the two semesters agreed that they would strive to serve as socially responsible leaders. They also agreed that the course equipped them with knowledge about the respectful behavior of national law and security.

The Chinese University of Hong Kong also plans to launch two mandatory courses, and one focuses on knowing the country and the other focused on the national constitutional order and its relationship with Hong Kong in the next academic year for all Undergraduate students.

Meanwhile, the University of Science and Technology of Hong Kong will implement a new mandatory online AutoCredit course. The Constitution, the Basic Law, the National Security Law for Hong Kong and the legal system of Hong Kong. Students must approve the tests.

In addition, from the academic year 2023/24, the students of the University of Education of Hong Kong must take a course between faculty in the area of ​​the Bay of the Great Bay. The University will also organize all undergraduate students to visit the Bay of the Great Bay Bay in stages at the same time.

Welcome to the initiatives, legislator Tang Fei said that he is happy to see that all public universities in Hong Kong have voluntarily implemented national education courses.

As higher education institutions, universities are expected to offer deeper information and, therefore, help increase young people's awareness about the importance of national security more effectively, Tang added . P>


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