Ivan LAU Chun Man

Department of Creative Arts People Faculty Ivan LAU Chun Man


LAU Chun Man Ivan

MSocSc (CUHK), BA (PolyU)


LAU Chun Man Ivan graduated from Hong Kong Polytechnic University and obtained his Master of Social Science from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Before joining the HKMU, Ivan worked as Director of Student Services cum programme leader for a design programme at Community College of City University. He assumed leadership in formulating and implementing policies and strategic plans for student support. Successful application for funding from the Government’s Quality Enhancement Support Scheme sought to strengthen the public profile of sub-degree level students. In addition, he contributed to developing of new full-time QF level 4 and 5 programmes and was responsible for the Learning Programme Accreditation Exercises. With more than 20 years of experience at higher education institutions, he is regularly invited by HKCAAVQ to serve as a specialist in panels for the accreditation of both local and overseas academic programmes offered in Hong Kong. He is also appointed as examination personnel for the HKEAA to advise on the assessing creative studies.

Teaching Areas & Research Interests

  • Visual Design
  • Brand Strategy and Advertising Effectiveness
  • Design Education and Curriculum Development
  • Assessment in Art and Design

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Specialist (Creative Arts), Hong Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications 2021- Present
  • External Examiner, Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority, 2015 – Present
    Creative Works