2020-2021 Popular Thematic Talks

 

 

Hong Kong Shue Yan University Admissions Office (UAO) organizes a series of "Popular Thematic Talks" for secondary school students to broaden their horizons from learning different disciplines and social cultures in the world. There are 22 popular thematic talks with topics across various fields in commerce, humanities and social science. 

 

Forms of the Talk: 

1. Online; or 

2. at secondary school (please prepare computer, projector and other equipment necessary for the talk); or 

3. on Hong Kong Shue Yan University campus (Maximum 50-60 students and teachers by the end of the University’s semesters)

 

Levels:

Junior / Senior / All secondary levels

 

Duration: 

40 to 45 minutes (including Q&A session)

 

Language: 

Chinese (Cantonese) / English 

 

List of Talks:

Faculty of Commerce

Department

No.

Speaker

Topic

Department of Accounting

1

Ms. Rosanne Chak

Strategic Planning for Your Future
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.4-F.6

Department of Business Administration

2

Dr. C. O. Chan

Internet of Things
Language: CHI
Audience: F.1-F.6

3

Ms. Alice Chung

Know Something About Corporate Finance
Language: CHI/ENG
Audience: F.4-F.6

Department of Economics and Finance

4

Dr. Yuen Wai Kee

Happiness and Society
Language: CHI
Audience: F.1-F.6

5

Dr. Lee Shu Kam

Economics and Life
Language: CHI
Audience: F.4-F.6

Department of Law and Business

6

Dr. Wendy Lui

Getting to YES
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.4-F.6

7

Mr. Magnum Ng

Criminal Proceedings: A Brief Overview From Arrest to Sentence
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6

 

Faculty of Arts

Department

No.

Speaker

Topic

Department of Chinese Language and Literature

8

孫凱昕博士

中國文學與生活之間
Language: CHI
Audience: F.1-F.6

9

王家琪博士

香港文學寓言:淺談西西「肥土鎮」系列
Language: CHI
Audience: F.4-F.6

Department of English Language and Literature

10

Dr. Lam Yee Man

More Than Visual Effect: What Is Science Fiction and Film?

Language: CHI/ENG
Audience: F.1-F.6

Department of History

11

Dr. Pang Suk-man, Agnes

An Introduction of Hong Kong Chinese Funeral Rituals

Language: CHI
Audience: F.1-F.6

12

Dr. Wong Ka Hong, Desmond

The Characteristic And Transformation of Chinese Food Culture
Language: CHI
​​​Audience: F.1-F.6

Department of Journalism and Communication

13

Mr. Wan Kwok Fai

Communicator As a Storyteller: How to Tell a Good Story
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6

 

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department

No.

Speaker

Topic

Department of Counselling and Psychology

14

Dr. Chan Chi-Keung, Alex

Positive Use of Technology
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6
15 Dr Chan Chi-Keung, Alex

Positive Education: The Bitter-Sweet Ambivalence of Personal Growth

Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6

16

Dr. C. K. Wong, Kenchi

Pursuing Your Career Goals: Career Development
Language: CHI

Audience: F.4-F.6
17

Dr. Jasmine Chio

Social Psychology in Our Daily Life
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6
18

Dr. Nicolson Siu

Is It Possible to Get A Super Sharp Brain, Memory and Attention?
Language: CHI/ENG
Audience: F.4-F.6

19

Dr. Fu Wai

Psychology in The Rise of Virtual Reality Technology
Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6

Department of Social Work

20

Dr. Chow Kit Ling, Lina

Is Ageing My Business?
Language: CHI

Audience: F.4-F.6

Department of Sociology

21

Dr. Gigi Lam

The Development Of Social Enterprises In Hong Kong
Language: CHI

Audience: F.4-F.6

22

Dr. Mak, Sau-wa Veronica

Heritagization of Milk Tea: Cultural Governance and Placemaking in Hong Kong

Language: CHI/ENG

Audience: F.1-F.6

 

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How to Apply: 

Teachers can apply online or fill in the application form and send us by email or fax.
Each school can prioritize 1 to 5 talk(s) from the list. UAO attempts to arrange the first choice with its speaker. If the first speaker is not available, we shall reach the second talk's speaker and so on.

 

UAO also organizes other activities such as Admissions Seminars, Education Exhibition, University Campus Tours and Mock Admissions Interview Workshop etc. More details please read "Admissions Outreach Services 2020".


HKSYU UAO | 16th Sep, 2020