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Online Talks and Consultations Series for PolyU-SPEED Award Programmes (April 2021) + IELTS Preparation Workshops

Event Date

17 Apr 2021 (Saturday) - 24 Apr 2021 (Saturday)

Time

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Venue

Zoom

Undergraduate Degree Studies for Industry 4.0 and Beyond 

(for Associate Degree/Higher Diploma Graduates)

 

Apr-consultation

 

Free IELTS Preparation Workshops

Business

 

BBA (Hons) in Accountancy (full-time)

Accounting as a Profession - Prerequisites and Prospects?

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Bosco Yu, Programme Leader

Dr Arison Woo, Assistant Programme Leader

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Please click here to register

BA (Hons) Scheme in Business (full-time)

(with specialisms in Business, Finance, Health Services Management, Human Resource Management, Innovation and Design Management, International Business, and Operations and Supply Chain Management)

In-House Recruiter vs Headhunter, which is better?

 

Speaker(s):

Mr Stanley Ho, Assistant Recruitment Manager, CKC Solutions Limited 

Ms Abby Cheuk, Corporate Recruiter, Smith & Associates Far East Limited

Dr Simon Yuen, Scheme Leader & Award Leader

Dr Jonathan Kwok, Award Leader

20 Apr 2021 (Tue)

7:00 - 8:00 p.m.

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BA (Hons) in Business (Innovation and Design Management) (full-time & part-time)

Design Thinking - The Business Breakthrough You Need in Your Career

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Chris Yin, Award Leader

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

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BA (Hons) Scheme in Hospitality and Tourism Management (full-time)

(with specialisms in Convention and Event Management, Hospitality Management, and Travel Industry Management)

How to Equip Yourself for the Hospitality and Tourism Future?

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Bruce Tsui, Award Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

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BA (Hons) Scheme in Marketing (full-time)

(with specialisms in Marketing and Digital Strategy, Marketing and Public Relations, and Marketing Management)

Degree Studies in Marketing

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Daisy Lee, Award Leader 

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

10:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Please click hereto register

 

Applied Sciences, Engineering, Surveying and Property Management

 

BSc (Hons) Scheme in Applied Sciences (full-time)

(with specialisms in Health Studies, Information Systems and Web Technologies, and Statistics and Data Science)

Degree Studies in Applied Sciences 

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Peggy Ng, Award Leader

Dr Adam Wong, Award Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

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BEng (Hons) in Electrical Engineering (full-time)

Prospects and Professional Development in Electrical Engineering

 

Speaker(s):

Dr James Chau, Programme Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

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BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering (full-time)

Career Prospects and Professional Development Options for Mechanical Engineers

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Udaya Kahangamage, Programme Leader

Dr Antony Lam, Lecturer 

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

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BSc (Hons) in Building Engineering and Management (full-time)

(under BSc (Hons) Scheme in Surveying and Built Environment)

Paving Your Path to a Professional Building Engineer

 

Speaker(s):

Mr Edmond Wong, Award Leader

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Please click here to register

 

BSc (Hons) in Property and Asset Management (full-time)

(under BSc (Hons) Scheme in Surveying and Built Environment)

Property and Asset Management: Sunrise Industry

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Joseph Chan, Award Leader

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

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BSc (Hons) in Surveying (full-time)

(under BSc (Hons) Scheme in Surveying and Built Environment)

Opportunity for Business or Engineering Students to Become a Professional Surveyor and Develop Their Career in International Consultancy Firms and Property Developers

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Sandy Tang, Scheme Leader & Award Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

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Design and Social Sciences

 

BA (Hons) in Applied and Media Arts (full-time)

The Emerging Trend of Inter-disciplinary Studies in Design

 

Speaker(s):

Mr Jack Lam, Programme Leader (Full-time programme)

Mr Chris Cheung, Programme Leader (Part-time programme)

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

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BSSc (Hons) Scheme (full-time)

(with specialisms in General Social Sciences and Psychology)

Bachelor's Degree in Social Sciences: Career Prospects       

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Samantha Fung, Award Leader

Dr Thomas Chan, Award Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Please click here to register

 

Language and Communication

 

BA (Hons) Scheme in Language and Communication (full-time)

(with specialisms in Bilingual Studies with Translation, Chinese Language and Culture, and Language and Professional Communication)

Ready to be a Language Expert?

 

Speaker(s):

Dr Val Chen, Scheme Leader & Award Leader

Dr Kwan-hin Cheung, Award Leader

Dr Jessica Deng, Award Leader

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Please click here to register

 IELTS Preparation Workshops

Speaker(s): Daniel Barlow, Language Instructor of English Language Centre, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

IELTS Speaking Test and Listening Test

This session will help participants understand and prepare effectively for the IELTS Speaking Test and Listening Test.

 

 

Speaking: Parts 1,2 & 3         

  • Understanding the format
  • Extending your Part 1 answers
  • Key tips for Part 2
  • Giving yourself time to think
  • Extending your Part 3 answers

 

Listening

  • Understanding the listening test format
  • Key tips for better listening

 

Please click here to register

17 Apr 2021 (Sat)

4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

IELTS Writing Test and Reading Test

This session will help participants understand and prepare effectively for the IELTS Writing Test and Reading Test.

 

 

Writing Task 1

  • Understanding what you need to do
  • Writing your opening statement
  • Identifying key information
  • The art of the overview

 

Writing Task 2

  • Effective planning for Task 2
  • Understanding what you need to do: analysing the question prompt
  • Structuring your answer for maximum reader impact
  • Using paragraphs for maximum reader impact

 

Reading

  • Key skills: predicting meaning from context
  • Key skills: skimming and scanning
  • Key skills: increasing your reading speed

 

Please click here to register

24 Apr 2021 (Sat)

4:30 - 6:00 p.m.