Introduction to Academic Advising @ HKU


Introduction to Academic Advising @ HKU

Date: September 11, 2012 (Tuesday)
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Venue: Room 321, Run Run Shaw Building

Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is designed for academic and academic-related staff, who recently joined the University or have been newly appointed to academic advising responsibilities at HKU.

What is the aim of this workshop?

The overall aim of the workshop is to provide a foundation on the developmental model of academic advising and address specific issues brought forth through the recent implementation of a formal academic advising system at HKU.

What will I learn about?

Some of the topics covered in the workshops are:

  • Key features of the academic advising system at HKU
  • Academic advising foundations and the role of academic advisers
  • Web-based academic advising support in the Student Information System
  • Privacy and legal matters pertaining to academic advising
  • Referral to other University supporting units

When engaging in case studies and experience sharing, you will also have the opportunity to interact with other academic advisers, staff of the Academic Advising Office, and in-house legal counsel.

Can I know the rundown?

Please click here.

Who should I contact if I have questions?

For enquiries, please contact Dr. Amy Lewis at 2219 4684 or Ms Wendy Yau at 2219 4685.

Is there anything I can do to prepare for the workshop?

You can have a look at our Quick Reference Guide for Faculty Academic Advisers to gain some ideas on academic advising.