e-bulletin (Issue 72) - 15 July 2015

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15 July 2015 (Issue 72)   

    Community Healthcare Day  

Organized by the Division of Nursing and Health Studies, the Community Healthcare Day is a community-wide event which aims to enhance the knowledge of health among the public and to raise public awareness of those who have special healthcare needs in the community.

All are welcome!

Date: 18 July (Sat)
Time: 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Venue: 1/F, Multi-purpose Hall, Jubilee College



    Join InfoDay to explore your preferred flexible learning mode  

Information sessions of programmes will be held, where visitors can explore their preferred flexible learning mode, meet OUHK teaching staff and browse through learning materials. There will also be advisory services on course selection, credit exemption and financial assistance.

Date: 1 August (Sat)
Time: 2:00 - 6:00 pm
Venue: OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus



    Knowledge Network Highlight – Environmental issues and sustainable development  

The weather in Hong Kong becomes very hot after June that the temperature varies around 30 degree Celsius every day. On the other side of the world, heat wave sweeps across Europe and brings extremely hot weather to the continent as well. Climate change is an imminent global environmental issue and a consequence of human negligence and damage to the environment. To understand more, please visit Knowledge Network for the free courseware Environmental issues and sustainable development now.

Enjoy study!

Register at Knowledge Network and enjoy more free courseware now!



    Postgraduate Programmes in Autism Spectrum Disorder  

The programmes aim at providing students with more advanced and up-to-date knowledge of research, theories, interventions, and therapies for children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The programmes are suitable for degree holders in related disciplines, health care professionals, occupational therapists, nurses, social workers, teachers, and parents, who are interested in enriching and deepening their knowledge in ASD or improve their academic and professional standing.






      Master of Nursing (Chinese Medicinal Nursing)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





    Master of Laws in Chinese Business Law (Chinese Version) (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



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

These 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 competency in accounting and related disciplines. BBA in Management provides students with theoretical and practical knowledge and skills in various aspects of management.

Courses of both programmes have face-to-face sessions and are supplemented by printed materials. Students will receive a recognized degree upon completion of required credits.

An information seminar will be held with details as follows:
Date: 20 July (Mon)
Time: 2:30 - 3:00 pm
Venue: Room B0614, 6/F, Block B, OUHK Ho Man Tin Campus






    Business programmes recognized by professional bodies  

The business degree programmes offered by the Lee Shau Kee School of Business and Administration are recognized by a number of leading local and international professional bodies. A range of exemptions and memberships have been granted to the OUHK graduates. To learn more, please view the latest promotion video online.



    Bachelor of Science in Applied Science with Honours (Biology and Chemistry)  

This 2-year day-time top-up honours degree programme provides students with knowledge and training in the applied areas of Biology and Chemistry. It develops students' understanding of the theories of contemporary chemical and biological sciences, practices and experimentation in scientific principles, quality assurance in analysis, and hands-on experiences in research.






    Bachelor of Science with Honours in Environmental Studies  

This 2-year day-time top-up honours degree programme provides a broad, multidisciplinary introduction to environmental issues, challenges and opportunities that Hong Kong faces in the 21st century.

Graduates will gain the knowledge and confidence to hold employment in many professions associated with environmental protection, management and sustainable development.






      Diploma in Health Studies (Community Health Care)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





    National Putonghua Proficiency Test and Preparation Courses (close for enrolment soon)  

Test date: 29 October – 1 November 2015
Course commencement date: August 2015
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk






    Recent highlights  

  Advancement Talk: Path to Renminbi Liberalization (in Cantonese)
  Testing & Certification Conference 2014
  Hong Kong Culture in the Past Fifteen Years (in Cantonese) (View online)




    New benefits for Alumni Link members  

Good news! Alumni Link members can enjoy more benefits now:
  Gregory Marketing Limited - 20%-58% discount on selected products of Polaroid, Speedo® and Braun®, including smartphone lens, car cameras, ActionCam and waterproof mp3 players;
  Royal Plaza Hotel - 18% off and three exclusive privileges at designated restaurants or cake shop.

By presenting the Alumni Link membership card, members can enjoy lots of benefits and privileges. For details, please go to www.ouhk.edu.hk/alumnibenefits.






      'Alumni Gift for the Future' Fundraising Campaign  

'Alumni Gift for the Future', a cross-year fundraising campaign, will come to an end soon.

This campaign aims to raise funds towards the Alumni Scholarship and Bursary Fund for the financially needy and academically outstanding students. From now until 31 December, donors with cumulative donations of HK$8,000 or above will be acknowledged with their names printed on the donor wall at the Jubilee College.

Please show your support to the OUHK students now.



(Alumni groups formed by volunteer alumni)
    Alumni Association of the OUHK  

The following activities will be organized in July:
1. Badminton practice (26 Jul)
2. Tai Chi class (26 Jul)

For details, please visit the Association's homepage or Facebook fanpage.

      MBA Association of the OUHK — Visit to the Customs Headquarters Building in North Point  

Date: 24 July 2015 (Friday)
Time: 3:30 – 5:00pm
Venue: The Customs Headquarters Building, 222 Java Road, North Point
Enrollment Fee: $20 (Member) / $30 (Non-Member)
Enquiry: Ms Linda Yip (9315 6529) / Ms Joyce Wu (9483 7336)




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