The Essentials of Academic Advising @ HKU

 


The Essentials of Academic Advising @ HKU


Date: 28 January, 2016 (Thursday)
Time: 12:45 to 2:00 pm (A sandwich lunch and drink will be provided)
Venue: Rm 603, KK Leung Building

Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is a re-run of the one AAO held in Semester 1 for academic and academic-related staff, in particular those who have recently joined the University, or have just been assigned advising responsibilities. New academic staff or serving faculty academic advisers who wish to have an update on the latest advising information and resources are most welcome to join.

What is the aim of this workshop?

The overall aim of the workshop is to provide information on the key features of the academic advising system of the University, the advising tools in SIS and relevant campus support resources at HKU.

What will I learn about?

Through interesting activities, the workshop will cover some “Must-know” information such as:

  • Understanding your advisees
  • Academic advising roles and timeline
  • Student development roadmap and common issues
  • How to use simple SIS advising tools
  • Advising students with academic risks
  • Referrals and campus resources

Who will be speakers?

Presentation by

  • Ms. Katherine Wan, Head, AAO
  • Ms. Rachel Hong, Academic Adviser, AAO

Experience Sharing by

  • Professor WK Chan, Chairman of Academic Advising Committee & Associate Dean (Student Affairs), Faculty of Science
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Who should I contact if I have questions?

For enquiries, please contact Ms. Rachel Hong at rachelhong@hku.hk /22194684 or Ms. Wendy Yau at wendyyau@hku.hk /2219 4685.