Archive for March 2012

Planning a Successful Academic Experience Abroad

 

Planning a Successful Academic Experience Abroad

  • How will you adjust to a new learning environment abroad?
  • What are your plans for academic success abroad?
  • Would you like to meet students who already completed a study abroad program and find out about their academic experiences?

Highlights of the workshop include:

  • tips on adjusting to the classroom culture and academic environment in host countries
  • listen to peers share their experiences with academic adjustment and discuss your concerns in small groups arranged by regional destination
  • learn about the academic advising system at HKU and resources for academic planning
Date: 12 April 2012 (Thursday)
Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
Venue: Main Building 217
Speaker: Dr. Amy Lewis, Academic Advising Office

This workshop is held by the Academic Advising Office and open to undergraduate students, who are going to take part in overseas exchange programme in the coming academic year, in any faculty.

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Understanding Yourself as a Learner

 

Understanding Yourself as a Learner

  • How do you approach learning situations?
  • Why does your learning style matter?
  • What strategies might help you be a more effective learner?

Highlights of the workshop include:

  • identify your dominant learning style
  • gain an understanding of various learning techniques
  • discover strategies for strengthening your learning style
Date: 15 March 2012 (Thursday)
Time: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Venue: Knowles Building 230
Speaker: Dr Amy Lewis, Academic Advising Office

This workshop is held by the Academic Advising Office and open to undergraduate students in any faculty.

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