e-bulletin (Issue 35) - 13 Jun 2012

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13 Jun 2012 (Issue 35)   



Study Planning Day  

Information sessions on distance learning, e-Learning and part-time face-to-face programmes will be held. Visitors can meet OUHK teaching staff and browse through the learning materials. There will also be advisory services on course selection, credit exemption and financial assistance.


Date: 16 June (Sat)
Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/OUday





Admission Seminars for Full-time Programmes  

Full-time face-to-face programmes information sessions and advice services on course selection will be held. Applications for full-time programmes will be accepted on-the-spot. Application for 2012 intake is now open.


Date: 3 July (Tue)
Time: 2:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/FTP





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 July (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




'Name a Desk' and multiply your support through the Government's Matching Grant Scheme  

The OUHK New College project kick-started with a ground breaking ceremony held earlier this year. Please click here to view a six-minute video of the ceremony. The OUHK invites all its community members to continue their support towards the project by sending us timely gifts for the ‘Name a Desk’ fundraising campaign. This will help us reap the most from the Government’s Sixth Matching Grant Scheme which will be launched soon.

*Donors who contribute $6,000 or above towards the ‘Name a Desk’ fundraising campaign will be acknowledged with their names to be printed on a desk in one of the lecture halls of the New College.



OUHK Roving Exhibition  

Date and time:
4-5 July (Wed-Thu): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
6 July (Fri): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Venue: MTR Kowloon Tong Station



Master of Language Studies (Chinese Linguistics)  

This programme is specially designed for those with a strong interest in Chinese linguistics; it is particularly suitable for Chinese language teachers or professionals whose work involves application or analysis of the Chinese language. The degree is recognized by the Education Bureau as a language major degree. There are two entry pathways for this programme.



Bachelor of Business Administration (Full-time Top-up Degree Programme)  

The Bachelor of Business Administration programmes cover various major subjects and are available for direct application by holders of relevant Associate Degree or Higher Diploma, or equivalent qualifications. The programmes provide students with up-to-date practical skills and theoretical knowledge in business management. Students will receive a recognized degree upon completion of required credits within one year.



Bachelor of Science with Honours in Statistical Analysis (Full-time Top-up Degree Programme)  

The Bachelor of Science with Honours in Statistical Analysis is a top-up Year-3 entry full-time degree programme for holders of a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in relevant disciplines, or equivalent qualifications. It aims to provide university-level training to students with an understanding on statistical data analysis, quantitative skills and mathematics techniques for investment science, quantitative analysis and financial modeling.



Preparation courses for the National Putonghua Proficiency Test (enrolment is now open)  

Test date: 8 – 11 November
Course commencement date: late July
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/cpet



Recent highlightss  

  Get Rid of Urban Diseases (in Cantonese)


  Key Elements of Managing a Service Organization (in Cantonese)


  Team Building Management (in Cantonese) (View online)

Due to programme rescheduling, 'Open for Learning' will be cancelled on 1 July. Each broadcast on 8, 15, 22 and 29 July will be extended by an hour.




    Alumni Evening — Roof Garden Party  

Date: 6 July (Fri)
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 pm
Activities: Presentation of the OUHK New College project (in Chinese) and dinner party at the OUHK Roof Garden.
Enquiries: 2768 6381 or alumni@ouhk.edu.hk



    Online video and photos of 'I'm a Robotic Engineer' workshop  

The Alumni Affairs Office organized the ‘I’m a Robotic Engineer’ workshop on 25 March to raise funds for the OUHK New College Project, which received an overwhelming response from over 100 alumni, students and their families. The workshop concluded with an exciting robot competition. A three-minute video and photos of the event are now available online.




(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)

For contact details of the alumni groups, please visit webpage www.ouhk.edu.hk/alumnigroups.



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