e-bulletin (Issue 54) - 15 Jan 2014

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15 Jan 2014 (Issue 54)   

OUHK Roving Exhibitions  

Date & time:
17-18 February (Mon - Tue): 8:00 am – 10:00 pm
19 February (Wed): 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Venue: MTR Tsuen Wan Station


Study Planning Day  

Information sessions on distance learning, part-time face-to-face and online 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: 22 February (Sat)
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/OUday




Bachelor of Education (Honours) in Early Childhood Education: Leadership and Special Educational Needs  

Please refer to the Chinese version.




Master in Professional Accountancy (e-Learning programme)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.



    Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Chinese and English Programme  

The programme aims to cultivate students' awareness of Chinese and Western literary traditions, and to develop their abilities in critical thinking in order to achieve bilingual competence. Students may opt for specialization in Chinese or English. Both honours and ordinary degrees of the programme have been recognized by the Education Bureau as qualified degree programmes for potential Chinese/English language teachers.  



    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.



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.



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.



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

  Real-time online lectures / 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




Recent highlights  

  Environmental Forum: Waste Management and Extension of Plastic Bag Levy (in Cantonese)


  New Trend in Testing and Certification Seminar (in Cantonese)


  The Cost of Free


  Prospects of Health Care Professionals (in Cantonese)




    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



Connect with the OUHK on Facebook  

Want to keep up-to-date with the latest news of the OUHK? Please click ‘Like’ to get connected with your alma mater on Facebook! Also, feel free to share your good news and photos anytime on the page.




(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
    The Open University of Hong Kong Alumni Association (AAOUHK) - Love OU25 Talent Show  

Alumni and students are invited to get together and give performance in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the OUHK. Details of the Show are as follows:


Date: 15 February (Sat)
Time: 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Venue: Hang Hau Community Hall, Pui Shing Road 38, Tsang Kwan O



      Putonghua Association of the OUHK (Alumni) ─ 2nd OUHK Putonghua Recitation Contest  

Date: 9 February 2014 (Sun)
Time: 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Venue: Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, OUHK Homantin campus


Application period: 1 October 2013 – 26 January 2014 (first-come-first-served)
Application fees: $280 per competition item




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Click here to register now and enjoy a wealth of free educational resources!  

Enquiries: 2768 6361