e-bulletin (Issue 52) - 13 Nov 2013

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13 Nov 2013 (Issue 52)   

OUHK Roving Exhibitions  

Date & time:
2-3 December (Mon - Tue): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
4 December (Wed): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Venue: MTR Kowloon Tong Station


Study Planning Day  

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


Date: 14 December (Sat)
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/OUday

Master of Arts in Applied Translation  

With a mix of translation practicum and principle, the programme offers students a variety of learning experiences. From critical readings to different applications in the translation field, such as translation of literature, media, business and social sciences texts, they will have opportunities to enhance language capabilities and translation techniques.



Full-time degree programmes in Creative Arts  

Covering the four major streams of Creative Writing and Film Arts, Animation and Visual Effects, Photographic Digital Art, and Creative Advertising and Media Design, the four-year full-time creative arts honours degree programmes aim at nurturing students’ creative talents and abilities to realize creative ideas and produce arts works that can be of appreciation and utilization values in the industry.



JUPAS programmes  

The OUHK will offer a range of full-time programmes through JUPAS scheme in the 2014-2015 academic year. Students with Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) results (past and/or current) can submit their applications via JUPAS website on or before 3 December 2013.



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

Test date: 25-28 April 2014
Course commencement date: early January 2014
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/cpet


Master of Business Administration (face-to-face mode)  

The programme is designed to equip students to meet the challenges arising from the ever-changing complexities of the business world, mainly in the Chinese community, by integrating case studies and practical knowledge in the curriculum. It normally takes 1 year for full-time students and 2 years for part-time students to complete the programme.



Recent highlights  

  Seminar by Dr Li Rongrong (in Putonghua)


  Fashion Design (in Cantonese)


  Investor Education Seminar: Master the Pulse of Global Economy (in Cantonese)





Open Learning Highlight –

  Learn more about product certification  

The seminar on 'Testing and Certification: From an Engineering Perspective', which was held by the OUHK last month as a sequel to the University's efforts in nurturing professionals to meet the industry needs in recent years, has attracted hundreds of practitioners and members of the public. At the seminar, speakers including Legislative Council member, industry leaders and government representatives recognized the industry's potential in future development. If you want to learn more about this subject, try out our free courseware 'Product certification'.


Learning is the way to keep up with our knowledge-based society. The OUHK brings you more free and handy learning materials at anytime and anywhere by just one CLICK.

    Green Cuisine Competition  

The Alumni Affairs Office cordially invites all OUHK members to join this green recipe design and cooking competition. Interested parties please:

share your recipe with a YouTube demo video (up to 10 minutes in duration) or an illustration (photo and text),

submit your work to the designated Facebook page of this competition,

send in the enrollment form with a name for your dish highlighting the 25th Anniversary of the OUHK.


First ten eligible teams to enter the competition will be given a 25th Anniversary souvenir. Five finalist teams will be selected from a public poll for proceeding to the finale to be held on 2 March 2014 (Sun).


Enrollment: 15 November 2013 - 24 January 2014
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/alumniactivity
Facebook page: www.facebook.com/OUGreenCuisine
Enquiries: 2768 6377



Group Photo Sessions for 2013 Graduates  

Date: 8 December (Sun)
Time: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus


All 2013 graduates, students, tutors and staff are welcome to join. Registration is NOT required. For information about the photo-taking schedule and arrangement, visit: www.ouhk.edu.hk/graduatephoto.



(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
The Alumni Association of the OUHK  
    — Seminar on Basic knowledge about smart phones and apps (Android and iphone)  

Date: 23 November (Sat)
Time: 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Venue: Room 0412, Block A, OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
For details and registration, please visit: www.aaouhk.webserver.hk




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Enquiries: 2768 6361