e-bulletin (Issue 29) - 14 Dec 2011

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14 Dec 2011 (Issue 29)      中文   



Preparatory Workshop and Free Try-out Course (in Chinese)  

The half-day Preparatory Workshop is designed to prepare working adults to study for a degree by distance learning without disrupting their normal work schedule. Participants have a free try-out course to experience the uniqueness of the OUHK's distance learning education.


Date: 14 January 2012 (Sat)
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Venue: Multi-purpose Hall, 10/F, Block C, OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Enquiries: 2711 2100
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/Workshop



    Programme Promotion Roving Exhibition  

  MTR Tsuen Wan Station
    10–11 January 2012 (Tue – Wed): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
    12 January 2012 (Thu): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm


Prospectuses of distance learning, e-Learning and part-time face-to-face programmes will be distributed.

    Donate $6,000 towards OUHK New College Project
─ 'Name a Desk' to show your support

The OUHK cordially invites all its community members to give us support towards the construction of the New College. To speak our appreciation, the OUHK has launched a 'Name a Desk' fundraising campaign. For each donation of $6,000 or above, the donor's name will be printed on a desk at one of the lecture halls of the New College as an acknowledgement.






New programmes on early childhood with special educational needs
The Bachelor of Education in Early Childhood Education (Special Educational Needs) and the Higher Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Special Educational Needs) top-up programmes are specially designed to enhance and strengthen certified child-care workers and kindergarten teachers with professional knowledge and skills to enable them to provide education, training and care to young children with special educational needs, and to provide support to parents.




Master of Science in Testing and Certification
Testing and certification industry is one of the six economic areas where Hong Kong enjoys clear advantages and has good potential for further development. The Master's Degree programme is designed for those who have obtained a Bachelor of Sciences or Bachelor of Engineering degree in a relevant discipline and are interested to embark on a career in the testing and certification industry.




Preparation courses for the National Putonghua Proficiency Test (first come, first serve)
Test date: 14–17 April 2012
Course commencement date: late January 2012
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk 
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/cpet 




Recent highlights  

  Exploring Science: Statistics in Today's Society


  Fashion Design (in Cantonese)


  Cancer Prevention and Healthy Eating (in Cantonese) (View online)






Group Photo Sessions for 2011 Graduates  

Date: 18 December (Sun)
Time: 11:00 am – 3:30 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus


*All 2011 graduates, students and tutors are welcome to join. Registration is NOT required. Check out photo-taking schedule and more at www.ouhk.edu.hk/graduatephoto.



      Alumni Link Talk — 2012 Advancement Talks (in Cantonese)  
The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit will organize three talks for the '2012 Advancement Talk Series':

'Career Success Formula' by voluntary guest speaker Mr Thomas Chan, Managing Director of Wai Yuen Tong Medicine Holdings Ltd., and Chairperson and Managing Director of two other listed companies
13 February 2012 (Mon)

'Develop a Brilliant Career' by voluntary guest speaker Mr Leon Lai, Director of Overseas Business and Operation of e-commerce platform Taobao
20 February 2012 (Mon)

'"Enneagram"— the Winning Factor' by voluntary guest speaker Dr Michael Kwong, a professional corporate trainer
27 February 2012 (Mon)


Time: 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Venue: Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus
Enquiries: 2768 6381 or alumni@ouhk.edu.hk



      Workshop on 'I'm a Robotic Engineer!' (in Cantonese)  

There is a chance to use your imagination to create a LEGO-made robot and help build the OUHK New College! The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit will present a fund-raising workshop on 'I'm a Robotic Engineer!' to solicit donations for the OUHK New College Project. As a token of appreciation to those who make a donation of HK$1,000 or more, the Alumni Affairs Office will invite the donor to the workshop together with his/her family members or friends.


Date: 25 March 2012 (Sun)
Time: 2:30 - 4:00 pm
Venue: Room G29, OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus
Details: Participants will use LEGO bricks and parts to build their own robots and programme them to perform tasks. A certificate of attendance will be issued to each participating group upon completion of the workshop.
Enquiries: 2768 6381 or alumni@ouhk.edu.hk




(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)

Membership Recruitment of Alumni Groups


All six alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni will set up counters and recruit new members during the Group Photo Session for 2011 Graduates.


Date: 18 December (Sun)
Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: Foyer, 0/F, Block A, OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus

Graduates are welcome to register on the spot. For more details of the alumni groups, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/alumnigroups.



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Enquiries: 2768 6361