The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Jun 01, 2012 Volume 70
Office of Academic Links(China)
Cross-Strait Symposium on General Education

A 4-member delegation of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) visited Taiwan Central University (NCU) on 18 May 2012 to take part in a Symposium on General Education, a cross-strait activity under the framework of Green University Consortium among CUHK, NCU, and Nanjing University (NJU).

Fifteen scholars from the 3 universities attended the symposium. CUHK representatives comprised Prof. Leung Mei-yee, Associate Director of General Education and Programme Director of General Education Foundation Programme, Prof. Jimmy Yu, Dean of General Education and Associate Head of United College, Dr Julie Chiu and Dr Wong Wing Hung, Associate Programme Directors of General Education Foundation Programme.


The participants used the time to exchange ideas on topics in relation to general education covering enthusiasm in teaching, teaching method and how to enhance students' engagement. Discussions were also held on how to incorporate green elements into general education programme and to integrate resource of the three universities on general education development.


CUHK, NJU and NCU established the Cross-strait Green University Consortium in 2011 to consolidate resources to drive initiatives that incorporate green concepts into research and education. Under this framework, the 3 universities have started to host seminars, co-organize research teams and exchange teaching experience.

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:: Back to This Issue
:: Delegation from Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation
:: Delegation from National Office for Science and Technology Awards
:: Delegation from Fudan University
:: Visit of Party Secretary of East China Normal University
:: Cross-Strait Symposium on General Education
:: Graduate Programme Information Session in Beijing
:: State Key Laboratory of Oncology in South China Retreat Camp 2012
:: 2012 Guangdong-Hong Kong Forum for Academic Exchange Heads
:: Shanghai Jiao Tong University Training Class
:: Other Important Visits
:: List of International Scientific Meetings 2012
:: Forthcoming Activities
:: The Latest Academic Exchange Agreements

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