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Business Career Development (BCD)

INTRODUCTION

This minor is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of the critical issues in business career development, thus enhancing their preparedness for career options in both business and/or non-business sectors. It introduces the essential business and management concepts and examines the evolving local business environment from political, social, legal and economic perspectives. It also discusses critically the organizational, managerial and cultural challenges as well as legal and ethical concerns in the business settings.

After completing the Business Career Development minor, students should be able to:

  • Master the fundamental concepts of business communication and culture at workplace;
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of the evolving business environment in Hong Kong and its impacts on societal and political aspects; 
  • Appreciate the importance of entrepreneurship in business development and innovations;
  • Analyze and evaluate critically the managerial and organizational challenges in the contemporary business world; and
  • Develop a set of personal values and guiding principles based on strong business work ethics and moral conduct.


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Programme Info
Subject Coordinator
Dr. LAW Kim Fai Eric
E-mail
ekflaw@eduhk.hk
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Course Outline

Students who take Business Career Development as Minor are required to take any one or two courses labeled as * and three or four courses labeled as #.
The total number of courses to opt for this minor is 5.

 

Course Title

Course Code & Outline

Business Career Development Minor

Business Environment in Hong Kong *

IBS1124

Business Communication and Cultural Diversity at workplace *

BUS1021

Marketing *

BUS2012

Human Resources Management and Development #
Will not be offered from 2020/2021

BUS3014

Legal and Ethical Issues in Business #

IBS3147

Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management #

IBS3151

Issues in Corporate Governance and Responsibility #

SSC3238

Hong Kong and the Global Economy# SSC4215
Financial Literacy Education for All Aged Groups# BUS4045

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.

 
Enquiries

Admission Enquiries

Tel: (852) 2948 6886
E-mail: admission@eduhk.hk

Programme Enquiries

Dr. LAW Kim Fai Eric
Tel: (852) 2948 8612
E-mail: ekflaw@eduhk.hk