04 Feb 2019 Issue no .151
   
Study Opportunities

  • Taught Postgraduate Programmes – JC School of Public Health and Primary Care
  • MSc in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism – Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
  • Master of Science programme in Financial Technology (MSc in FinTech) - The Faculty of Engineering
  • The Nethersole School of Nursing Programmes
  • School of Continuing and Professional Studies Programmes
  • External Scholarships - Hong Kong Art Development Council
  • Taught Postgraduate Programmes – JC School of Public Health and Primary Care

     

    Programme Details 

    The School offer the following full-time and part-time taught postgraduate programmes:
    • Master of Public Health (Full-time/ Part-time)
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Public Health (Part-time)           
    • Master of Science in Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Full-time/ Part-time)
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Epidemiology and Biostatistics (Part-time)
    • Diploma in Epidemiology/ Biostatistics (Part-time)    
    • Master of Science in Health Services Management (Part-time)

    For more details, please click here

    Information Session 

    Date & Time:
    23 Mar (Sat) 3:00pm

    Venue: 2/F, Lui Che Woo Clinical Sciences Building, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin

    For seat reservation, please click here

    Online Application  Please click here
    Application Deadlines 

    Full-time Programmes
    Priority Round: 28 Feb 
    Final Round: 1 May

    Part-time Programmes 
    Priority Round: 15 Apr
    Final Round: 31 May

    Enquiry

    JC School of Public Health and Primary Care
    Tel: 2252 8434
    Email: sph_tpg@cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: https://www.sphpc.cuhk.edu.hk/


    MSc in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism – Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity 

     

    Programme detailsPlease click here
    ApplicationPlease click here
    Application deadline 31 May (Fri)
    Enquiry

    Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
    Tel: 2647 8806
    Email: medm@cuhk.edu.hk


    Master of Science programme in Financial Technology (MSc in FinTech) - The Faculty of Engineering

      

    Programme DescriptionThe Faculty of Engineering will launch a new Master of Science programme in Financial Technology (MSc in FinTech) in academic year 2019/20. The new programme aims to nurture people who are technologically adept and business savvy; and who can offer innovative solutions to finance-related industries.

    Backed by the Faculty of Engineering experts, the MSc in FinTech emphasizes practical skills and industrial training. Students can enrich their experience by working on real-life projects under co-supervision of Engineering professors and industrial supervisors, or being an intern in finance-related companies referred by the programme. Graduates will be well suited for jobs demanding strong technical skills in diverse finance-related industries.

    For more information, please click here

    Study ModesFull-time mode: 1 year
    Part-time mode: 2 years
    AdmissionRequirements In addition to the General Requirements and English Language Requirements of the Graduate School, applicants should preferably have:
    • basic knowledge of mathematics (such as calculus, linear algebra and probability) and proficiency in one modern programming language (such as C, C++, Java or Python).
    • obtained a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science or Finance/Business-related discipline from a recognized university or equivalent professional qualifications.
    Application Procedures Please click here
    Application Deadline 28 Feb
    Enquiry

    Graduate Division of Financial Technology
    Tel: 3943 8450
    Email: mscfintech@erg.cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here


    The Nethersole School of Nursing Programmes

    Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) Programme (3-year full-time)

    Information Seminar

    16 Feb (Sat)
    10:30am - 12:00noon
    LT1, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Online registration

    Programme Description The Master of Nursing Science (Pre-registration) Programme is a three-year full-time credit-based programme designed to prepare those with a bachelor's degree in any discipline for a career in nursing. This master's entry programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to study the art and science of nursing from different perspectives and to develop their skills in clinical decision making, critical thinking and problem solving. Successful completion of the programme will enable the graduate to register as a Registered Nurse (General) with the Nursing Council of Hong Kong (NCHK).
    Mode of Study 3-year full-time
    Admission Requirements 

    • Have a bachelor's degree in any discipline from a recognised university, normally with honours not lower than Second Class (or equivalent);
    • Have a good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (Cantonese); 
    • Fulfil the general requirements for admission and the English Language Proficiency Requirement of the Graduate School of CUHK; and
    • Fulfil the entry requirement stipulated by the NCHK.

    Application Deadline1st round: 28 Feb
    2nd round: 30 Apr
    EnquiryTel: 3943 1384 / 3943 8204
    Email: mns@nur.cuhk.edu.hk
    WebsitePlease click here
    Online Application

    Please click here

    Doctor of Nursing Programme

    Information Seminar
    (with Consultative Session)

    16 Feb (Sat)
    11:30 am – 12:30 pm
    Rm 709, 7/F., Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    To register for the above information seminars, please click here

    Programme Description The Doctor of Nursing Programme (DNurs) is practice-focused, and students are required to complete 42 units of courses and an Advanced Nursing Practice project. This programme is designed to prepare master's-prepared nurse clinicians and executive leaders for the highest level of clinical practice to improve health and healthcare outcomes, and to translate research into practice. Our students are expected to build on their existing knowledge to develop advanced clinical and leadership expertise in dealing with complex health conditions across the continuum of care.

    Remarks: The new programme curriculum for academic year 2019-20 is subject to the University Senate's approval.

    Mode of Study Part-time: 4 years
    Admission Requirements• Have a Master of Nursing degree or equivalent from a recognised university;
    • Be a registered nurse and normally possess at least two years of post-registration experience; 
    • Fulfil the English Language Proficiency Requirement stipulated by the Graduate School of CUHK (please visit here for details); and
    • Attend an interview (if necessary).
    Application Deadline End of April (every year)
    1st round: 28 Feb
    2nd round: 30 Apr
    EnquiryTel: 3943 3512
    Email: dn@nur.cuhk.edu.hk
    WebsitePlease click here
    Online Application

    Please click here


    Master of Nursing Programme (2-year part-time)

     

    Information Seminars

    16 Feb (Sat)
    10:00 am – 11:00 am
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    23 Feb (Sat)
    10:30 am – 11:30 am
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Online registration: Please click here

    Programme DescriptionThe Master of Nursing Programme is a clinically-based programme aiming to equip graduate nurses with the knowledge and competencies to incorporate theories and concepts of nursing science and the leadership and management skills into advanced nursing practice in a clinical specialty. The programme emphasises the development and utilisation of evidence-based knowledge, advanced clinical skills and management and leadership skills. It also prepares students to pursue nursing career advancement or postgraduate studies at a doctoral level.
    Mode of Study 2-year part-time programme
    Admission Requirements • Have a bachelor's degree, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
    • Graduated from a recognised Bachelor of Nursing programme with an average grade of not lower than "B" ; and
    • Be a registered nurse; and
    • Fulfil the English Language Proficiency Requirement stipulated by the Graduate School of CUHK (please click here for details).
    Application Deadline First round: 28 Feb
    Second round: 30 Apr
    EnquiryTel: 3943 6076
    Fax: 2603 6041
    Email: mn@nur.cuhk.edu.hk
    WebsitePlease click here
    Online Application

    Please click here

    Professional Diploma Programme in Advanced Nursing Practice
    (1-year part-time)

    Information Seminars

    16 Feb (Sat)
    11:45 am – 12:45 pm
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    2 Mar (Sat)
    11:00 am – 12:00 nn
    LT1, G/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Online registration: Please click here

    Programme Description Specialty nurses in different clinical settings have assumed an increasingly significant role in the provision of high quality nursing care and the enhancement of healthcare outcomes. The programme is designed to equip bachelor's-prepared registered nurses with a solid foundation for advanced practice in specialty nursing or healthcare management. The emphasis is placed on the development of specialty knowledge and skills that are necessary to the provision of healthcare management or therapeutic nursing interventions at an advanced level. Students are also expected to further develop their competence in clinical or management decision-making and evidence-based evaluation in their relevant clinical specialty or healthcare management area.

    Students admitted in 2019-20 may choose to study in one of the following study streams:
    • Management and Leadership
    • Perioperative Nursing
    • Medical Nursing

    Mode of Study  1-year part-time programme
    Admission Requirements  

    • Be a registered nurse with a valid practising certificate;
    • Have a bachelor's degree in nursing or related discipline;
    • Have at least 2 years' post-registration work experience in healthcare (preferable to have at least 6 years' post-registration work experience for Management and Leadership stream); and
    • Be currently practising in a specialty area related to the chosen study stream.

    Recognition of the Programme 

    • The programme is recognised by the respective College of the Hong Kong Academy of Nursing as quotable qualification.
    • The programme is recognised by the Education Bureau of HKSAR Government as Level 6 under the Qualifications Framework. 
    (QR Registration No.: 18/000237/L6; Registration Validity Period: 21/03/2018 to On-going)

    Online Application Please click here
    Application Period  7 Jan – 8 Apr
    Enquiry

    Tel: 3943 9934
    Fax: 2603 6041
    Email:  pdpanp@nur.cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here


    School of Continuing and Professional Studies Programmes

    Diploma Programme in Chinese Medicine Dispensing

    Commencement date24 Mar (Sun)
    Fee Application fee: $150
    Programme fee: HK$21,800 (2 installments)
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    TimeEvery Sunday (210 hours)
    Module 1, Module 2 and Module 4: 10:00a.m.-1:00p.m.
    Module 3 will be divided into two classes:
    Class A: 10:00am –1:00pm
    Class B: 2:00pm –5:00pm
    EnquirySchool of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK
    Tel: 3111 7249 (Ms.Yuki Lok)
    Email: scs-health@cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here

    Josef's New Method of Reflexology

     
    Commencement date27 Feb (Wed)
    FeeHK$1,200
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    Time Every Wednesday, 7:30pm – 9:30pm (12 hours)
    EnquirySchool of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK
    Tel: 3111 7249 (Ms. Yuki Lok)
    Email: scs-health@cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here

     * The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (CUSCS) offers a 20% discount to CUHK alumni who enroll in our general courses. Please visit CUSCS website for details.

    Exercise Band Training

    Commencement date2 Mar (Sat)
    FeeHK$1,380 (including material fee)
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    TimeEvery Saturday, 10:00am – 12:00 noon (8 hours)
    Enquiry

    School of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK
    Tel: 3111 7249 (Ms. Yuki Lok)
    Email: scs-health@cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here

    * The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (CUSCS) offers a 20% discount to CUHK alumni who enroll in our general courses. Please visit CUSCS website for details.

    Nutrition at infancy and toddler years for all rounded development

     
    Commencement date26 Feb (Tue)
    FeeHK$1,380
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    TimeEvery Tuesday, 7:00pm – 9:00pm (10 hours)
    Enquiry

    School of Continuing and Professional Studies, CUHK
    Tel: 3111 7249 (Ms. Yuki Lok)
    Email: scs-health@cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here

    * The School of Continuing and Professional Studies (CUSCS) offers a 20% discount to CUHK alumni who enroll in our general courses. Please visit CUSCS website for details.


    External Scholarships - Hong Kong Art Development Council

    Overseas & Mainland Arts Administration Scholarships 2019

    Scholarship DetailsThe Scholarship is intended to support arts administrators who wish to pursue taught master courses in relation to arts administration at overseas or Mainland accredited institutions.
    Eligibility- Must be Hong Kong Permanent Resident
    - Must have at least 3 years of paid work experience in the arts / cultural sector and demonstrate a strong commitment to the sectors
    - Intended programme must commence within the period from 1 August 2019 to 31 July 2020

    Please refer to the specific Application Guidelines and Form for more details.

    Scholarship amount Each scholarship value is up to HK$450,000 and mainly covers tuition fee, subsistence allowance and a round-trip economy class flight ticket. The scholarship amount is subject to tuition fee and living allowance of the studying country / region. Around four overseas scholarships will be awarded.
    Application deadline 6:00pm, 15 Feb(Fri)
    WebsitePlease click here
    Enquiry

    Ms Polly LUI, Training & Scholarships Senior Officer, Hong Kong Arts Development Council
    Tel.: 2820 1090
    Email: polly_lui@hkadc.org.hk

    Local Arts Administration Scholarships 2019

    Scholarship detailsThe Scholarship is intended to support arts administrators who wish to pursue master courses / professional programmes in relation to arts administration or business administration related professional programmes at local higher education institutions.
    Eligibility- Must be Hong Kong Permanent Resident
    - Must have at least 2 years of paid work experience as an arts administrator by the application deadline
    - Must be currently employed and recommended by the arts organisation you are currently working with (OR current / recent partnering organisation for freelance arts administrator)
    - Intended study programme must commence within the period from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

    Please refer to the specific Application Guidelines and Form for more details

    Scholarship amount The Scholarships cover tuition fees of the chosen programme with the maximum amount of HK$90,000. Around five scholarships will be available this year.
    Application deadline 6:00pm, 15 Feb (Fri)
    WebsitePlease click here
    Enquiry

    Ms Dorcas YEUNG, Training & Scholarships Officer, Hong Kong Arts Development Council
    Tel.: 2820 1025
    Email: dorcas_yeung@hkadc.org.hk

     Professional Attachment at Mori Art Museum 2019

    Programme details A 24-week attachment on a full-time basis will be offered from July to December 2019 at Mori Art Museum. The selected applicant will mainly participate in curatorial research, exhibition programming and project coordination in Mori Art Museum.
    Eligibility- Must be Hong Kong Permanent Resident
    - Must have at least 3 years of paid curatorial / managerial experience in arts and cultural sector
    - Must an excellent command of spoken and written English
    - Must have good knowledge in modern and contemporary art, especially about Asian art and relevant tertiary education background

    Please refer to the specific Application Guidelines and Form for more details

    Bursary amount  A bursary of HK$150,000 will be provided to the selected applicant as an allowance for an economy round trip air ticket, accommodation, transportation, subsistence during the placement period. One attachment opportunity will be offered.
    Application deadline 6:00pm, 22 Feb (Fri)
    WebsitePlease click here
    Enquiry

    Ms Dorcas YEUNG, Training & Scholarships Officer, Hong Kong Arts Development Council
    Tel.: 2820-1025
    Email: dorcas_yeung@hkadc.org.hk

    Hong Kong Scholarship on the Clore Leadership Programme 2019/20

    Scholarship detailsThe Scholarship is intended to support Hong Kong arts practitioners with leadership potential to undertake a tailored programme of development in the United Kingdom to strengthen their leadership skills and broaden their international exposure.
    Eligibility 

    - Must be Hong Kong Permanent Resident
    - Must have a minimum of 7 years' professional or voluntary experience in the arts and cultural sector by the end of the application deadline
    - Must have an excellent command of the English language, both written and spoken
    - The scholarship recipient(s) will attend an induction day in the UK on 20 September 2019 and engage with Fellows of the CLP in two mandatory residential leadership courses from 23 September to 4 October 2019 and 22 June to 3 July 2020. They are also expected to dedicate approximately four months to the programme in the UK between April and July 2020

    Please refer to the specific Application Guidelines and Form for more details

    Scholarship amount The total value of the Scholarship is £25,000 per award of which a bursary of up to £14,000 will be made available to each Scholar to cover the cost of tuition and conference fees, accommodation, subsistence. and airfares. A maximum of two scholarships will be given.
    Application deadline 6:00pm, 28 Feb (Thu)
    WebsitePlease click here
    Enquiry

    Ms Dorcas YEUNG, Training & Scholarships Officer, Hong Kong Arts Development Council
    Tel.: 2820-1025
    Email: dorcas_yeung@hkadc.org.hk

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    In this Issue
    · University News
    · Alumni Benefit
    · Making Waves of Innovation
    Alumnus Peter Yan matchmakes tech innovators
    · Alumni Activities
    · Study Opportunities
    · Career Opportunities

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