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Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes)  NEW
 
The Education Bureau has launched the “Scholarship for Teachers (Pursuit of Master's Degree Programmes)” for the 2017/18 academic year. Full-time serving teachers in local schools who will apply for this MEd programme (Area of Focus: Mathematics, Technology, Science and Environment) in the following school year are eligible for the scholarship. For details of application requirements and procedures, please refer to  http://www.edb.gov.hk/scholarship_teacher.
 
 

Master of Education

Area of Focus: Mathematics, Technology, Science and Environment

Strands: Mathematics and Technology Strand           

              Science and Environmental Studies Strand


This area of focus aims to provide opportunities for professional enhancement in the areas of mathematics education, science education and technology-enhanced education. It seeks to engage participants in reflecting on and evaluating contemporary theories and practices in these three areas so as to enable participants to become reflective professionals in these fields.
 
Distinctive Features:
  • Focus on the study of the development of mathematics thinking through analysis of recent theories and research findings to enhance professional knowledge and pedagogy for mathematics education.
  • Empower participants with updated knowledge of the trends of science curriculum development and evidence-based pedagogical approaches for science learning.
  • Broaden students’ understanding of the use of information technology for research and educational innovations.

Specialist Courses:
Strand Course Code Course Title
Mathematics and Technology MTH6133 Instructional Design in Mathematics
MTH6116 Mathematics Thinking and Assessment
MTH6118 History and Pedagogy in Mathematics
INT6039 Design of Innovation Learning Environments
INT6040 Educational Assessment with Technology
Science and Environmental Studies SCG6001 Scientific Investigation and Nature of Science
SCI6553 Innovative and Technology-enhanced Science Teaching
SES6022 Learning and Teaching in Education for Sustainability
SES6025 Sustainable Campus Development
SES6028 Education for Environmental Management and Pollution Control

 
Co-ordinator:
Dr LEUNG Chi Keung, Eddie
Tel : (852) 2948 7830
Email : ckleung@eduhk.hk
 
Disclaimer - Any aspect of the course and course offerings (including, without limitation, the content of the course and the manner in which the course is taught) may be subject to change at any time at the sole discretion of the University. Without limiting the right of the University to amend the course and its course offerings, it is envisaged that changes may be required due to factors such as staffing, enrolment levels, logistical arrangements and curriculum changes.