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Hong Kong Students Must Learn China Security Law to Graduate

  • National security class will be offered online with no credit
  • University of Hong Kong makes class a graduation requirement
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Students at Hong Kong’s most prestigious university will be required to take a course on Beijing’s national security law in order to graduate, the latest sign of China’s growing influence on the city.

The online course, titled “Introduction to the Constitution, the Basic Law and the National Security Law,” will become a graduation requirement at the University of Hong Kong from the coming school year, according to a spokesperson for the school.