Prospective Students

Certificate in Professional Development Programme on Enhancing Curriculum Planning and Teaching of Life and Society in Junior Secondary Curriculum

INTRODUCTION

Participants will be equipped with the pedagogical skills and subject knowledge and concepts needed to teach the Life and Society curriculum (Secondary 1-3) or related subjects in the junior secondary school curriculum, Hong Kong Basic Law and the principles underlying “One Country, Two Systems”. It also aims at enhancing the participants’ pedagogical literacy and competency that suit the school-based curriculum development and implementation of this integrated and inter-disciplinary curriculum. It is expected that participants will have the necessary professional competencies to design and teach the Life and Society Curriculum in junior secondary schools.

On successful completion of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • demonstrate command and understanding of the Life & Society curriculum, and be able to apply this to teaching students with diversified ability and background, and in different secondary school settings;
  • exhibit pedagogical competence and professional knowledge both in theories and practice in planning and implementing Life & Society curriculum;
  • utilize different generic skills (e.g. problem solving and critical thinking) in teaching and learning, and life-wide and life-long professional development;
  • critically analyze and reflect on their teaching experience and practice in Life & Society curriculum so that they can articulate and evaluate their own theoretical perspective on teaching and learning; and
  • display commitments to teaching Life & Society curriculum with professional attitude, and a global and multi-cultural perspective.

For details, please visit: http://www.eduhk.hk/acadprog/pdp/bwp049.htm

Programme Code
Full Time
BWP049
5 weeks
Programme Info
Programme Leader
Dr CHONG King Man Eric
E-mail
kingman@eduhk.hk
Website
Leaflet


Course Outline
Enhancing Curriculum Planning and Teaching of Life and Society in Junior Secondary Curriculum
BWP049 Certificate in Professional Development Programme on Enhancing Curriculum Planning and Teaching of Life and Society in Junior Secondary Curriculum Experiential and Service Learning" in Life and Society SSC5161
The Study & Pedagogy of "Personal and Social Development SSC5162
The Study & Pedagogy of "Resources and Economic Activities SSC5163
The Study & Pedagogy of "Social Systems and Citizenship SSC5164
Basic Law and “One Country, Two Systems SSC5242

Any aspect of the course (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, 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

Ms Jane Lee
Tel: (852) 2948 7707
E-mail: jclee@eduhk.hk