CBMP Programme Outline

Li Ka Shing School of Professional and Continuing Education (LiPACE) Capacity Building Mileage Programme   CBMP Programme Outline  

The Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) was pioneered by the Women’s Commission, and it is run jointly by the Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education, Hong Kong Metropolitan University (LiPACE, MUHK) and the Metro Broadcast Corporation Limited. The CBMP is designed to encourage women of different backgrounds and educational levels to pursue life-long learning and self-development. It aims to equip women with a positive mindset and enhance their inner strength so that they can cope with different life challenges. The CBMP offers a wide range of tailor-made and barrier-free learning programmes, in which courses are taught mainly through radio broadcasts, face-to-face instruction and e-Learning. Women’s groups and NGOs of different districts collaborate in the delivery and arrangement of courses for women in Hong Kong and other interested parties.

 
Programme Features
  • Participation is open to everyone and no academic qualifications are required
  • Tailor-made courses for women to cope with their needs
  • Flexible learning mode to suit women’s schedule of daily routines
  • Certificates of different levels will be issued to encourage women on self-enhancement
  • e-Learning Courses are available for interactive learning experience
 
Targeted Students

Hong Kong resident. Any interested parties regardless of academic qualification, personal background and gender.

 
Courses

CBMP courses cover a wide range of areas, including financial management, health, interpersonal relationships, as well as daily life.  All the courses address women’s daily needs, so that they can cope with different life challenges, as well as experience the joy of learning and living. 

 
Mode of Study

Students can choose from a range of modes including radio broadcasts, face-to-face and e-Learning. There are three semesters in each year, starting in March, July and November. The length of each course is 13 weeks. The flexibility of the learning mode caters to women’s needs in the arrangement of daily routines as well as learning hours. All three learning modes include Supplementary Learning Activities, which take part in form of tutorial, demonstration, site-visit or other formats.

 
Face-to-face Courses

Activities

Details

Learning Hours

Face-to-face courses

Study self-learning course material developed by HKMU

Learning activities arranged by NGOs

20 hrs

Supplementary Learning Activities

Learning activities arranged by NGOs5 hrs
Total:25 hrs
 
Radio Broadcast mode Courses

Activities

Details

Learning Hours

Radio Broadcasts

Study self-learning course material developed by HKMU

Listen to programme broadcasts on Radio

13 hrs

Seminar

Organised by Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education, HKMU

2 hrs

Supplementary Learning Activities

Learning activities arranged by NGOs

5 hrs

Total:

20 hrs

 
e-Learning Courses

Activities

Details

Learning Hours

e-Learning / Self-reflection

Students should logon the Online Learning Environment (OLE), e-Learning platform or CBMP App developed by HKMU 

15 hrs

Seminar

Organised by Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education, HKMU

2 hrs

Supplementary Learning Activities

Organised by Li Ka Shing Institute of Professional and Continuing Education, HKMU

3 hrs

Total:

20 hrs

Assessment

Assignment

Assessment is based on the completion of an assignment. Students have to complete the given assignment which can be in forms of case-study, reflection, multiple choices, short questions or self-evaluation in Week 13 of the intake. While answering discussion or reflexive questions, students can choose to either write a Chinese article of around 200 words (and no more than 400 words), or produce a sound recording of maximum of 3 minutes (computer wav file). The full score is 100 marks, and for those who attain 50 marks or above can acquire 4 points for the course.

Attendance

Students who attended :

  • 70% attendance for the Face-to-face courses
  • Supplementary learning activities of the Radio Broadcast courses (5 hours in total)
  • Seminar and supplementary learning activities for e-Learning course students (5 hours in total) 

will attain a bonus point.

Point Scheme—A record of achievement on self-enhancement

In completion of the course, students who have accumulated ‘points’ listed as below will be awarded a certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) of different levels:

Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 6)
Accumulating Score of 200 points
Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 5)
Accumulating Score of 150 points
Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 4)
Accumulating Score of 100 points
Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 3)
Accumulating Score of 75 points
Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 2)
Accumulating Score of 50 points
Certificate on Capacity Building Mileage Programme (CBMP) (Level 1)
Accumulating Score of 25 points

Qualified students will receive text messages from the Institute to remind them for collecting the certificates. Students should bring along their Student ID and HKID card to our Infomration Counter before the deadline. If students cannot come in person, they can fill in the authorization letter to authorize a person to collect the certificate on their behalf. For further details, please visit our website.