e-bulletin (Issue 60) - 16 Jul 2014

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16 Jul 2014 (Issue 60)   

Community Healthcare Day  

Community Healthcare Day is a community-wide event organized by the Division of Nursing and Health Studies. It aims to promote knowledge of healthcare and basic caring skills for the elderly and people with chronic diseases.


Date: 19 July (Sat)
Time: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Venue: Multi-purpose Hall, 1/F, Jubilee College



Distance Learning and Part-time Programmes Info Day  

Information sessions on distance learning, eLearning 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 Chip Tsao, renowned columnist and broadcaster, will share his views on the change of Hong Kong culture in the past fifteen years.


Date: 16 August (Sat)
Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus



Knowledge Network Highlight - iCounselling  

The new online learning platform, Knowledge Network, not only provides a wealth of diversified learning resources. Other newly added functions also facilitate users to enjoy their study with ease. iCounselling is one of the recommended functions that helps users to plan ahead of the study journey. iCounselling provides prompt, personalized and interactive advice and answers to users who are interested to further their studies

Register at Knowledge Network and make use of iCounselling to plan for your personalized study journey now.

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



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 disabilities in the community. An entry scholarship scheme is available for financially needy and academically outstanding students.




BBA (Hons) in Accounting and BBA in Management (Day-time programmes)  

The two day-time programmes (Year 3 entry) are available for direct application by holders of Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in business-related discipline, or equivalent qualifications.

BBA (Hons) in Accounting aims at developing students' professional competencies in accounting and related disciplines. BBA in Management provides students with high quality education in theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in various aspects of management.

The courses have face-to-face sessions and supplemented by printed materials. Students will receive a recognized degree upon completion of required credits.



    Preparation courses for the National Putonghua Proficiency Test
(close for enrolment soon)

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



    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.



Early Childhood Education Programmes  

Please refer to the Chinese version.




Recent highlights  

  The Rise of China at 30: Retrospect and Prospect (in Cantonese)


  Hong Kong Creativity: The Enterprise; the Industry; the Culture (in Cantonese)


  MPF Investment Education Seminar: Introduction on Retirement Planning and MPF Investment (in Cantonese)


  The Cross-Strait Conference on Parent Education (in Cantonese)




Outstanding Alumni Sharing Series: 'Boss Spirit' (In Cantonese)  

Date: 24 July (Thu)
Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Venue: Ho Kwan Yat Memorial Hall (Room B0614), Ho Man Tin Campus


Voluntary guest speaker: Mr Keith Lee, General Manager-Sales & Operations of Circle K Convenience Stores (HK) Ltd.



Video clips of Alumni Homecoming Day and Green Cuisine Competition  

As part of the festivities of the OUHK 25th Anniversary, the Alumni Homecoming Day and the Green Cuisine Competition were successfully held on 25 May and 2 March respectively. View and share the happy moments from our short videos (about 5 minutes).




(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
Alumni Association of the OUHK (AAOUHK)  
    Seminar on basic knowledge about smart phones and apps (Android) – Part 2  

Date: 26 July (Sat)
Time: 2:30 - 5:30 pm
Venue: Room G32, Block B, OUHK Ho Man Tin campus


Speaker: Mr Lau Kim-man, OUHK alumnus and Vice-Chairman of AAOUHK (MSc in IT with Internet Application, BSc in Applied Computing)
For details and registration, please visit: www.facebook.com/aaouhk




New Board of Directors  

A new Board of Directors of the AAOUHK was elected at its Annual General Meeting in March. More details are available on its homepage.




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Enquiries: 2768 6361