Preparation for Principalship Course (PFP)

In addition to the Course Orientation (1 hour), the PFP course consists of four components:

  A) Six Learning Modules (75 hours)
  1. Strategic Direction and Policy Environment
  2. Learning, Teaching and Curriculum
  3. Teacher Professional Growth and Development
  4. Staff and Resources Management
  5. Quality Assurance and Accountability
  6. External Communication and Connection to the Outside World

  B) Two Sessions of Action Research (6 hours)
  Two 3-hour sessions on Action Research will be devoted to guiding the development of
an action learning report, and drawing connections across NA, PFP and portfolio requirements.

  Tutors will guide participants through the completion of an Action Research Project.

  C) Concluding Session – Bridging NA and PFP with a Portfolio (1 hour)

  D) Optional Seminars or Lectures or Forums and Access of Online Learning Materials
  Participants will be invited to optional seminars / lectures / school leadership forums
organised by the APCLC and EPL of EdUHK.

  Participants will also be provided access to the APCLC/EPL self-produced on-line
learning materials, such as APCLC Monographs and APCLC/EPL Research Briefs.

Lecture Time:
Saturday Class
Saturdays, 09:00 - 16:00
(The first and last lecture days will end at 17:00)

Weekday Class

Wednesdays and Thursdays, 18:30 - 21:30
(The first and last lecture days will start at 17:30)

PFP Duration:

6 January 2024 - 16 May 2024

Saturday Class
Yew Chung International School (Secondary)
(2-minute-walk from Kowloon Tong MTR)

Weekday Class
PLK Laws Foundation College
(10-minute-walk from Po Lam MTR)

Medium of Instruction:

Cantonese supplemented with English
(Reading & Writing: English and / or Chinese)

  HK$24,000 (Retake: HK$9,500)  
  Application Fee: HK$50