e-bulletin (Issue 20) - 16 Mar 2011

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16 March 2011 (Issue 20)      中文   

    Admission Seminar for Full-time Programmes  

Date: 15 April (Fri)
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus
Language: Cantonese
Activities: Full-time face-to-face programmes information session, advice services on course selection, on-the-spot applications and enrolment interviews for some programmes.
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/ftp 




    BSc / BSc (Hons) in Web Technologies (Full-time face-to-face top-up programmes offered in partnership with Caritas Francis Hsu College)  

Duration of Study: 1 Year – Bachelor of Science / 2 Years – Bachelor of Science (Hons)
Entry Requirements: Holders of Associate Degree / Higher Diploma in a computing directly related area from a recognized institution
Enquiry: 2711 2100



      Certificate in Basic Chinese for Non-Chinese Speakers
(eLearning Programme)

Use Putonghua / Mandarin in daily conversation.


Be able to recognize and read about 200 Chinese characters.


The programme comprising five courses and students can take single courses according to their specific needs.


No entry requirement except that learners should be proficient in English as it is the learning medium.


The next course will commence on 11 April.


Enquiries: 2768 6960





A new series of 'Open for Learning' educational TV programme, which covers a wider spectrum of topics, will be launched in April. Highlights include ‘MPF Investment Education’ talk series, a seminar on ‘NLP Techniques for Job Interviews’, an international conference on ‘Water Resource and Water Quality Management’, a seminar on ‘The Writer as Translator: On the Creative Aesthetics of Gao Xingjian’, and other literature programmes about drama, fiction as well as poetry.

'Open for Learning' is shown on TVB Pearl every Sunday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Due to programme rescheduling, 'Open for Learning' will be cancelled on 27 March while each broadcast in April (3, 10, 17 and 24 April) will be extended by an hour.




    Alumni Link Talks – Legal Talks Series  

The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit has invited three lawyers to volunteer to conduct three legal talks in May. The talks, to be conducted in Cantonese, are to raise fund for the OUHK Alumni Scholarship and Bursary Fund. Those who have donated $200 or more will receive a set of admission tickets for attending all the three talks.

'Employees' Compensation Ordinance, Negligence Claims and Privacy Law' by Mr Herman Tang
18 May (Wed)

'Civil Case and Insurance Investigation' by Mr Jacky Chiu
23 May (Mon)

'Criminal Laws' by Counsel Kevin Wong
30 May (Mon)


Time: 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Venue: Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, Ho Man Tin Campus
Enquiries: 2768 6366 or alumni@ouhk.edu.hk



      Online video and photos of Chocolate Tasting Workshop  

The Royal Chocolate Tasting Workshop, organized by the Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit on 17 February, has been well received by alumni with many pledged to become regular donors of the Alumni Scholarship and Bursary Fund for the next three years. A two-minute video and photos of the event are now available online.



      More alumni benefits  

Upon presenting the Alumni Link membership card, members will enjoy benefits including:

      Crabtree & Evelyn - 10% off on regular price items  
      Goossens Chocolatier - 15% off for assorted chocolates and gift boxes  



(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
    Alumni Association of the OUHK
– 2011 Annual General Meeting cum social gathering session and dinner

Date: 20 March (Sun)
Time: 2:30 - 6:30 pm (reception, Annual General Meeting, social gathering session) / 6:30 - 9:30 pm (dinner)
Venue: Rooms T12 and T15, Island Learning Centre, OUHK
(4/F, Shun Tak Centre, 168 Connaught Road Central, HK)



      A&SS Alumni Society
– Retirement Dinner for Assistant Professor Mr Chow Pak-kiu

Date: 21 May (Sat)
Time: Reception from 6:30 pm and dinner from 7:30 pm
Venue: Kowloon Club (Level Two, Harbourfront Horizon All Suite Hotel, 8 Hung Luen Road, Hunghom Bay)
Fee: $420
Registration: tasouhk@yahoo.com.hk



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Enquiries: 2768 6361