Programme Information

Programme Information

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Certificate in Professional Development Programme on Life Planning Education and Career Guidance

(Full-time Block Release)
Programme Code: BWP118

Programme video:

Programme Code: BWP118
Mode of Study: Full-time Block Release
Duration: 5 Weeks
Venue: Tai Po Campus
Programme Co-ordinator: Ms WONG Shuk Ping Grace
Programme Enquiries: 2948 8676 (Miss Suen)

Programme Aims

This programme aims to equip serving secondary school teachers with updated theoretical and practical knowledge, and skills of career guidance in order to develop school-based life planning education and career guidance programmes that inform students’ career choice and help them to formulate career plans in accordance with their personal interests, abilities, and orientations.

Programme Structure

The programme comprises the following three courses:

Course 1: Career Guidance: Informed Career Decision Making (3 credit points)
Course 2: School-based Life Planning Education (3 credit points)
Course 3: Design and Implementation of Career Guidance Curriculum (3 credit points)

Medium of Instruction

The medium of instruction is Chinese.

Programme Duration

12 April 2021 to 14 May 2021

Entrance Requirements

To be eligible for admission, applicants should be:

  1. In-service teachers in secondary schools
  2. recommended by school principals.


To be awarded a Certificate of Completion, participants must obtain a pass in all assessment tasks required and successfully fulfill the attendance requirements as stipulated by the programmes.

Other Information

This Government-funded programme is supported by the Education Bureau (EDB). Schools which release teachers to take this programme are eligible for supply teachers, if deemed necessary. Government and aided schools shall contact the EDB for detailed arrangements. Private and DSS schools shall make their own arrangements for the employment of supply teachers.

Participants who complete our PDPs are eligible to apply for credit transfer if they enroll in our postgraduate programmes. Their applications will be considered on an individual basis.