EdUHK provides postgraduate programmes, undergraduate programmes and other diploma and professional development programmes for students. Learn more about the academic programmes.
EdUHK’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes top the league in terms of popularity. It boasts the strongest Early Childhood Education and Special Education departments in Hong Kong which nurtures over 80% early childhood educators in Hong Kong. With a profound expertise in special education and counselling, the faculty offers special education training programmes for a wide range of government-funded projects. Its beneficiaries cover all facets of teachers in primary, secondary and special schools, not to mention, a host of NGOs.
For undergraduate programmes, their flagship programmes include Early Childhood Education, Special Education and Psychology.
For postgraduate programmes, the faculty runs a host of innovative programmes. For example, its speech therapy programme addresses students with learning disabilities. Its psychology programme encourages students to put theory into practice in schools and community settings. Its master of teaching offers 7 specialisations which caters teachers at all levels. Its child and family education programme strengthens parenting practices for the development of children. Its educational counselling programme is designed perfectly for school settings with strong emphasis on helping SEN students. Its International Educational Leadership and Change programme offers distance learning for educators in international schools. Through which, graduates can earn IB certificates as well.Its Doctor of Philosophy programme is flanked by world-renowned scholars. A close mentor and mentee relationship ensure the most rewarding academic journey.
Both undergraduate programmes and postgraduate programmes are tailored to meet the needs of working professionals or those seeking full-time study.
Building on our strong reputation in Early Childhood Education, we offer full-time and part-time sub-degree programmes for secondary school students and kindergarten teachers. Our Programmes provide professional qualifications and pathways to successful degree study.
|Diploma in Early Childhood Education (Supporting Learning and Teaching for Non-Chinese Speaking Children)|
Our superb learning facilities and renowned local and international teaching staff will ensure a life changing, intellectually challenging, career boosting and rewarding study experience.
We respect and value prior learning experience. If you hold a certificate in education, higher diploma, associate degree or equivalent qualification, you are encouraged to apply to our part-time top-up degree to upgrade your professional knowledge and qualification to degree level.
|Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Early Childhood and Family Studies|
|Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Heritage Education and Arts Management|
|Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Special Education|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Early Childhood Education)|
|Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Executive Management|
|Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) in Psychology|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Early Childhood Education)|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Early Childhood Education) in Leadership and Special Needs|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Early Childhood Education) in Leadership and Non-Chinese Speaking Children|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Professional and Vocational Education)|
|Bachelor of Education (Honours) (Special Needs)|
We offer a wide range of research and taught postgraduate programmes designed to enhance your academic and professional knowledge and skills. Whether you are looking for a full-time study or study that can fit around your work commitments, we can offer you different learning options boosting your career and life development.
|Doctor of Education|
|Master of Education|
|Executive Master of Arts in International Educational Leadership and Change|
|Master of Arts in Child and Family Education|
|Master of Arts in Educational Counselling|
|Master of Arts in Global Studies in Education|
|Master of Arts in Leading Experiential Learning Activities|
|Master of Arts in Leading Innovative Learning Organizations|
|Master of Arts in Positive Psychology in Education|
|Master of Science in Educational Speech-Language Pathology and Learning Disabilities|
|Master of Social Sciences in Psychology (Schools and Community Settings)|
|Master of Teaching|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Early Childhood Education)|
|Postgraduate Diploma in Education (Professional and Vocational Education)|
Our Certificate in Professional Development Programmes are uniquely designed for serving teachers in primary and secondary schools who strive for professional upgrading in an educational context. With our excellent international reputation in education, our programmes prepare you for future professional success and advancement.
|Assessment Literacy and Effective Use of Assessment Data|
|Catering for Diverse Learning Needs – Basic Level/ Advanced Level|
|Catering for Diverse Needs of Young Children|
|Communication, Mediation and Complaint Management|
|Complaint Management for Kindergartens: Communication and Mediation|
|Deputy Heads in Primary Schools|
|Effective Lesson Observation and Evaluation – A Whole School Approach|
|Induction for Novice Functional/Subject Heads|
|Integrating Self-directed Learning in Classroom Pedagogy|
|Knowledge Management for Enhancing School Development|
|Life Planning Education and Career Guidance|
|Middle Leaders in Schools|
|Organization and Management of Life-wide Learning Activities|
|Positive Psychology in School Settings: Promoting Mental Health and Creating Positive Learning Environment|
|Prevention and Handling of Unruly and Delinquent Behaviours in Schools|
|Promoting Socioemotional Competence: Family and School Practices|
|Rebuilding Children’s Power of Play|
|School Improvement and Leadership|
|School Improvement and Leadership for Principals (The programme is currently under review. Its offering/programme information has yet been finalised)|
|Strategies for Promoting Children's Development: Working with Diverse Families|
|Teaching of Chinese Language for Non-Chinese Speaking Children|
|Transformational Leadership for Team Innovation and School Improvement|