e-bulletin (Issue 85) - 17 Aug 2016

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17 Aug 2016 (Issue 85)   

    Great Speakers Series  

The OUHK Great Speakers Series is a distinguished public lecture series featuring prominent speakers from various sectors. Through broadcast as part of the Open for Learning programme on TVB Pearl, it is accessible by all in Hong Kong, turning all of Hong Kong into an OUHK lecture hall. To register for the upcoming talks or watch the programme replay, please visit www.ouhk.edu.hk/greatspeakers.

    Distinguished Lecture by The Hon Jasper Tsang Yok-sing  

Topic: 'An Executive-led Government' – a myth or reality?
Date: 8 September (Thu)
Time: 7:00 pm
Venue: Multi-purpose Hall, Jubilee College

Please register your seat now.

    Knowledge Network Highlight – Geology and Geomorphology of Hong Kong  

This free courseware, Geology and Geomorphology of Hong Kong, introduces basic concepts of geology and geomorphology through some of the natural landscapes of Hong Kong. After studying, you are encouraged to make use of the summer holiday to go on field trips and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Hong Kong.

Enjoy studying!

Register at Knowledge Network and enjoy more free courseware now!



    Two-year Day-time Top-up Degree Programmes in Applied Science & Environmental Studies  

These two day-time programmes are available for holders of Associate Degree or Higher Diploma in Science or related disciplines.

Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge to hold employment in the many professions associated with biological science, chemical science, environmental protection, management and sustainable development.

Students will learn through attending day-time weekday and weekend lectures, tutorials and lab sessions. Course materials will be provided to facilitate students' independent learning, and printed and multimedia resources from the distance learning programmes will also be included. 



      Early Childhood Education Programmes  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





      Diploma in Health Studies (Community Health Care)  

Please refer to the Chinese version.





    National Putonghua Proficiency Test (Enrolment now open)  

Test date: 28–30 October
Enquiries: 2768 5807 or el@ouhk.edu.hk








    Recent highlights  

  Great Speakers Series: Magic Power of Mathematics (in Cantonese)
  Shock and Awe: The Story of Electricity: The Age of Invention
  The Human Body: Major Systems and Organs




       Show your support for Alumni Scholarship and Bursary Fund  

The Alumni Affairs Office of the Public Affairs Unit is now raising funds for the Alumni Scholarship and Bursary Fund, which has been offering scholarships and bursaries for outstanding and needy students. We have invited three awardees to share their stories. Click here for their sharing and extend support to more deserving students!

       New benefits for Alumni Link members  

Good news! The following benefit for members is now extended:

  NOW TV: Special offer of $99 per month for 2 packs. Additional charge of $38 for HD will be waived. Subscription now covers Copa America 2016 and UEFA EURO 2016.

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 are as follows:
1. Tai chi practice (28 August)
2. Day tour to T · PARK, barbecue and karaoke outing (4 September)

Details of the activities are available on the Association's homepage or Facebook fanpage.

      OUHK Putonghua Alumni Association  

The fifth session (I) of the Training Workshop for Recitation Adjudicator is now open for enrolment to those who have obtained Level A in Grade Two or above in the National Putonghua Proficiency Test. For details and enrolment method, please visit the association's homepage.


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