e-bulletin (Issue 58) - 14 May 2014

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14 May 2014 (Issue 58)   

Information Expo on Multiple Pathways 2014  

The expo aims at providing the latest information on further studies and vocational training opportunities for secondary school leavers. There will be talks on multiple pathways for secondary school graduates, career planning, and experience sharing by students.


Date: 17-18 May (Sat – Sun)
Time: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Venue: Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre (OUHK booth: C03)


Distinguished Lecture Series: Rule by Law and Rule by Will (in Cantonese)  

Date: 5 June (Thu)
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Venue: Serena Yang Lecture Theatre, OUHK Ho Man Tin campus
Speaker: Dr Anthony Francis Neoh, SC, JP




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. Mr Tsim Tak- lung, famous translator, published author and political commentator, will give a talk sharing his experience in mastering both Chinese and English languages.


Date: 14 June (Sat)
Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus



Knowledge Network, a brand-new online platform  

A brand-new online learning platform, Knowledge Network, was launched in April. The new platform allows users, once registered, to gain access to the University’s free learning resources anywhere and anytime. Interaction is one of the key elements of this dynamic website. Besides learning from the subject(s) here, users can get connected with one another and the OUHK through the ‘Blog’ and ‘Ask Professor’ at the site, or work out their learning plan via ’iCounselling’ etc. Join us and tell us what you think about this vibrant and diversified learning platform.

Website: http://kn.ouhk.edu.hk



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

Test date: 31 October – 3 November
Course commencement date: 30 July
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk
Website: www.ouhk.edu.hk/cpet


Master of Social Sciences in Industrial-Organizational Psychology  

This programme aims at fostering students’ ability in applying knowledge of industrial-organizational psychology, in order to enhance organizational productivity and employees’ well-being. New students are admitted for every September semester only. Application is now open till 31 July 2014.



Postgraduate Programmes in Cultural and Heritage Tourism  

The programmes aim to equip students with a thorough understanding of cultural and heritage tourism from the cultural, heritage, historical, anthropological, sociological and economic angles. The programmes are suitable for individuals from NGOs, the cultural and heritage fields, the educational sector, the tourism industry and the enlightened general public. These are bilingual part-time programmes taught in a face-to-face, lecture-and-tutorial mode.



Higher Diploma in Nursing Studies (Full-time Programme)  

Please refer to the Chinese version for more details.




Recent highlights  

  The Language of Law


  Trends of Corporate Social Responsibility and its Development in Hong Kong (in Cantonese)


  Green Cuisine Competition (in Cantonese)





Alumni Homecoming Day – Jubilee College (Free)  

You are cordially invited to join the Alumni Homecoming Day, one of the celebratory activities for the OUHK’s 25th Anniversary.


Venue: Jubilee College, OUHK Jockey Club campus (81 Chung Hau Street, Ho Man Tin) (map)
Date: 25 May (Sun)
Time: 2:30 – 5:30 pm
Dress code: silver, green or blue


Programme highlights: 'Infinite Potential' variety show, campus tour of Jubilee College, yo-yo performance, alumni groups gatherings, handicraft fair, 25th Anniversary souvenir sales, etc.



(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
OUHK Guangzhou Alumni Association inaugurates  

With the aim of strengthening ties among alumni on the mainland, the OUHK Guangzhou Alumni Association (OUHKGZAA) was established as the first University’s alumni group outside Hong Kong. All Guangzhou graduates are welcome to join.

Enquiries: pxzx@gzboftec.gov.cn

Alumni Association of the OUHK – new Board of Directors  

A new Board of Directors of the Alumni Association of the OUHK (AAOUHK) was elected for a term of two years (2014-2016) at its Annual General Meeting held on 8 March. For more details about its activities, please visit www.aaouhk.webserver.hk.




Register as a member of the OUHK Knowledge Network NOW!  
Click here to register and start enjoying an interactive learning journey with vibrancy!  

Enquiries: 2768 6361