02 Jan 2019 Issue no .150
   
Study Opportunities

  • M.Sc. Programme in Electronic Engineering
  • Programmes from Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity
  • Taught Postgraduate Programmes – JC School of Public Health and Primary Care
  • The Nethersole School of Nursing Programmes
  • School of Continuing and Professional Studies Progammes
  • M.Sc. Programme in Electronic Engineering

    Application Deadline8 Feb
    Application procedures  Please click here
    Programme Details • Continuous professional development is essential to electronic engineers to open new doors and to excel at work. This is what is offered in Master's Degree programme. 
    • The M.Sc. Programme in Electronic Engineering is wide in coverage and allows students to choose freely according to their aspirations and interests. It includes advanced subjects in areas of solid-state devices, photonics, fiber network, video technology, VLSI, bioelectronics and Intellectual Property Management (IPM).
    • Students can take at most two courses from other M.Sc. Programmes within the Faculty of Engineering. Full-time mode students are also allowed to take other day time postgraduate courses offered by the Department of Electronic Engineering.
    • Opportunities are also offered for students to engage with our research laboratories on a voluntary basis or subscription of a project course.
    Normative study period Full-time: 1 year; Part-time: 2 years
    Admission requirements  Students with a bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Information Engineering and Computer Engineering may be admitted to this Programme. Students with a first degree in other fields such as Physics and Mechanical Engineering may also be considered provided that they have some experience and background in electronic engineering. The entrance requirements of the graduate school must also be satisfied.
    Scholarship

    Admission Scholarship
    The following scholarships will be awarded to newly admitted students with exceptional academic standing.
    (I)  Department Admission Scholarship
    (II) George Chung Scholarship for M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering
    (III) Victor Ng Scholarship for M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering
    Graduation Scholarship
    Top three Graduating students of the MSc Programme in Electronic Engineering with an accumulated GPA of 3.5 or above attained in one year,or have attained academic merit on completion of an outstanding MSc project dissertation will be awarded one of the following Graduation Scholarships.
    (I) Department Graduation Scholarship
    (II) Bright Future Charitable Foundation Scholarship for M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering
    (III) Dr. Alan Lam Scholarship for M.Sc. in Electronic Engineering

    EnquiryGraduate Division of Electronic Engineering
    Tel: 3943 8249
    Email: mscinfo@ee.cuhk.edu.hk
    Website: Please click here


    Programmes from Hong Kong Institute of Diabetes and Obesity

    Certificate Course in Obesity and Weight Management

    Programme detailsPlease click here
    ApplicationPlease click here
    Application deadline Application will be accepted one week prior to the commencement of the symposium/workshop.
    Enquiry 

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

    MSc in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

    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


    Taught Postgraduate Programmes – JC School of Public Health and Primary Care

     

     
    Programme DetailsWe 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:
    22 Jan (Tue) 7:00pm
    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: Please click here


    The Nethersole School of Nursing Programmes

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

    Information Seminars 

    5 January (Sat)
    10:30am – 12:00noon
    LT1, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    16 February (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 Seminars
    (with Consultative Sessions)

    11 Jan (Fri)
    7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Rm 709, 7/F., Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    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
    Admissions 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

    Information Seminar (1)
    19 Jan (Sat)
    10:30 am – 11:30 am
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Information Seminar (2)
    16 Feb (Sat)
    10:00 am – 11:00 am
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Information Seminar (3)
    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 Seminar

    Seminars Information Seminar (1)
    16 Feb (Sat)
    11:45 am – 12:45 pm
    LT4, LG/F, Esther Lee Building, CUHK

    Information Seminar (2)
    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 Progammes

    Certificate Programme in Health Planning for Positive Ageing

     

    Commencement date1 Mar (Fri)
    FeeApplication fee: $150
    Programme fee: HK$12,000
    VenueCUSCS Tsim Sha Tsui Learning Centre
    TimeEvery Friday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm (93 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

    A Comprehensive Look into Stroke Care from Western and Chinese Medicine Perspectives

     

    Commencement date26 Jan (Sat)
    Fee HK$1.560*
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    TimeEvery Saturday, 2:30pm-4:30pm (12 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.

    Overtraining and Sports injury

     

    Commencement date24 Jan (Thu)
    FeeHK$2,800
    VenueCUSCS Central Learning Centre
    Time Every Thursday, 7:00pm – 9:00pm (20 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.

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