Applicable to all students from HKDSE cohort, including all BEd and non-BEd students:

Requirements:
 General Education Foundation Course
  ● 6 cps
  ● Compulsory
  ● Taken in the first year of study

 General Education Breadth Courses

  ● 12 cps
  ● Select at least 1 course from each of the 3 strands
  ● Start after successful completion of the Foundation Course

 General Education Consolidation Course
  ● 3 cps
  ● Compulsory
  ● Taken in the third or fourth year of study after successful completion of the Breadth courses

 Block Credit exemption after exchange programme
  ● Maximum GE credits to be exempted: 6 cps/ 2 GE courses in Breadth Area.s
  ● Study requirement for the remaining GE courses in HKIEd:
   - Study 2 GE courses from two different strands out of three in Breadth Area
   - Foundation and Consolidation Courses cannot be exempted.