e-bulletin (Issue 42) - 16 Jan 2013

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16 Jan 2013 (Issue 42)   

    Study Planning Day  

Information sessions on distance learning and part-time face-to-face and eLearning 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: 23 February (Sat)
Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/OUday



    OUHK Roving Exhibitions  

Date and time:
4-5 February (Mon-Tue): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
6 February (Wed): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Venue: MTR Wan Chai Station


    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: 19 January (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



    Testing and Certification programmes  

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 of Science in Testing and Certification 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. Non-HKDSE students can apply for the Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Testing and Certification programme via direct application.



Diploma in Early Childhood Education (in Chinese)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





  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.





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Learn the story of 'Storyteller' Mo Yan


OUHK's Honorary Doctor of Letters Mo Yan received the 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature last month in Sweden. At the Nobel Banquet, he gave a speech entitled 'Storytellers' in which he shared his literary inspirations and remembrances of his mother. Audience from around the globe was deeply impressed by his speech.

Dr Mo's speeches have always been impressive. Earlier, he gave a speech at the OUHK, talking about his journey to become a writer. Our teachers and students found his speech very touching and inspiring. Want to listen to Mo Yan's story? Watch the video now!




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Snapshots of 2012 Graduate Group Photo Sessions


Over 1,500 fresh graduates attended the Group Photo Sessions for 2012 Graduates, organized by the Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit on 16 December 2012 on campus, and had a memorable day. President, Deans, tutors and students joined the graduates to share their happiness.



(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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