Date of Award
UG Dissertation (Restricted)
Prof. Andrew Sewell
This research project is about the perceptions and experiences of the local ethnic minorities or EMs in Hong Kong. This study focuses on understanding the beliefs of local EMs, particularly regarding their English language ability. This study aims to investigate what roles English language ability plays in local EMs’ career success and university education. To address the diversity of EMs, the study also aims to investigate EMs’ perceptions of specific groups in terms of their English language ability. Lastly, the study relates local EMs’ suggestions for improving language education and the overall education system in Hong Kong. The findings and discussion are built on the data obtained from semi-structured interviews with 8 local EMs.
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Farooq, H. (2021). Perceptions and experiences of local EMs regarding their English language ability (UG dissertation, Lingnan University, Hong Kong). Retrieved from http://commons.ln.edu.hk/eng_fyp/79