e-bulletin (Issue 36) - 18 Jul 2012

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18 Jul 2012 (Issue 36)   



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



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

The OUHK invites all its community members to continue their support towards the New College 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 on 1 August.

*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:
13-14 August (Mon-Tue): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
15 August (Wed): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Venue: MTR Wan Chai Station




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




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 Science in Design and Innovation  

This is a top-up distance learning degree programme specially designed for students holding a Higher Diploma or Associate Degree in design and currently working in relevant industry sectors. The programme aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills in design and innovation at a higher level. Students will receive a recognized degree upon completion of three courses.



Diploma in Health Studies (Community Health Care)  

The programme aims to train community health workers to take care of the elderly, and people with chronic diseases or disability in the community. An entry scholarship scheme is available to award outstanding and financially needy students.



Bachelor of Business Administration (Full-time Top-up Degree Programme – Year 3 entry)  

The Bachelor of Business Administration programmes (Year 3 entry) 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 – Year 3 entry)  

This is a top-up full-time degree programme (Year 3 entry) 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.



  Master of Laws in Chinese Business Law (e-Learning programme)  

  Real-time online lectures and tutorials


  Course materials developed by renowned Beijing scholars and legal experts


  Focus on case studies and business application


  Recognized by the Law Society of Hong Kong and HKICPA for CPD points


  May complete the programme in 12 months



Postgraduate Certificate in Environmental Leadership and Decision Making (eLearning Programme)  

Please refer to the Chinese version for more details.






Recent highlightss  

  Enterprise Computing: Challenges and Opportunities for IT Professionals (in Cantonese)


  The Effective Approaches for Branch Managers to Manage Individuals and Build Teams (in Cantonese)


  The Strategic Development of Energy Resources in China during 21st Century (in Putonghua)




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)
      MBA Association – Two-day study tour in Guangdong  

Date: 14-15 September (Fri-Sat)
Activity: exchange with business elites
Fees: $660 - $860
Enquiries: 9315 6529 (Ms Yip) / 9025 4091 (Mr Fan) or info2012@ouhkmbaa.com.hk
Deadline for application: 31 July





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