e-bulletin (Issue 81) - 13 Apr 2016

Home About HKMU University Publications HKMU e-bulletin 2016 e-bulletin (Issue 81) - 13 Apr 2016

13 April 2016 (Issue 81)   

    Great Speakers Series  

The OUHK Great Speakers Series is a distinguished talk series to further our mission of Education for All. It is the only public lecture series that is accessible by all in Hong Kong through TV broadcasts, turning all of Hong Kong into OUHK lecture hall, and enlightening all in Hong Kong. To watch the video of the previous talks or obtain more information of the upcoming ones, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/greatspeakers.

    Distinguished Lecture by Prof. Cheng Kai-ming  

Topic: Education Misunderstood!
Date: 10 May (Tue)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, 3/F, Jubilee College

Please register your seat now.

    Knowledge Network Highlight – First and Second Language Learning  

All of us have had the experience of learning a first language, and most of us are also some way towards proficiency in a second or even third language. In this free courseware, First and Second Language Learning, we shall study the process of language acquisition. We shall delve into the theories of both first and second language learning, with particular emphasis on second language acquisition.

Register at Knowledge Network and enjoy more free coursewares now!



    Master of Social Sciences in International Economics and Development  

To broaden the horizons of its students and increase their awareness of economic development in different social and political contexts, this master programme aims at developing a multi-disciplinary perspective to students to analyze current international and development issues, and exposing them to inter-disciplinary courses pertaining to international relations and international organizations.






      Master of Nursing (Chinese Medicinal Nursing)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





    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).






    Professional Bodies Recognition  

The business 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. Please view the latest promotion video online.



    Language Enhancement Courses  

The School of Education and Languages offers language studies programmes in English language and Chinese language, as well as a number of language enhancement courses in English, Chinese and Putonghua. These language enhancement courses last for one to two semesters only and are suitable for those who wish to enhance their language proficiency in social, academic and workplace contexts.



    Recent highlights  

  Great Speakers Series: Demystifying the Chinese Economy (in Putonghua)
  Testing & Certification Day 2015: Manpower Statistics of the Testing and Certification Industry in Hong Kong
  Hong Kong-Macao Relations with the PRD: Three Decades of Success and Future Prospects (View online)




    New alumni facebook fanpage  

A new facebook fanpage is now ready for all alumni! Like our page now to check out the latest updates of activities, member benefits and reunion activities!







       New benefits for Alumni Link members  

Good news! More benefits are now available for members to enjoy:

  NOW TV: Special offer of $99 per month for 2 packs. Additional charge of $38 for HD will be waived.
  World-Tech Distribution (HK) Limited: 30% to 61% discount on selected JBL® and AKG® headphones.

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



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

Upcoming activities:
1. Workshop on English speaking (15 April)
2. Tai Chi class (17 April)
3. Visit to museums in Central (21 May, details available later)

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

    OUHK Putonghua Alumni Association  

The Communication University of China Press will organize a linguistics arts tournament and the final is scheduled to be held in Beijing in July. The OUPTHAA is responsible for the preliminary contests and the semi-finals to be held in Hong Kong. For registration or more details, please visit the Association's webpage.


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