“Vienna is…”

A Cross-Faculty Teaching Demonstration of a Sample General Education Course

21 April 2009 (Tuesday) 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Venue: DLB 802, 8/F, David C. Lam Building, Shaw Campus, HKBU



This demonstration models a possible GE course designed for Year One undeclared majors meeting the new 3+3+4 requirement in University English. Team-taught from a variety of disciplinary perspectives, “Vienna Is . . .” provides students with exposure to a variety of disciplines and potential major pathways. Compressed for demonstration purposes, the course could be readily expanded into a semester-long course.

Speakers Biography

Introduced by:
Dr. Stuart Christie (ENG)

Taught by:
Dr. David Francis Urrows (MUS)
Dr. Magdalen Ki (ENG)
Mr. Uli Gast (LANG)
Dr. Choi Tat Heung (EDUC)

Dr. Spencer A. Benson
Visiting Fulbright Scholar
The University of Hong Kong