Updates on Academic Advising @ HKU (Sep 2014)

Updates on Academic Advising @ HKU (Sep 2014)

Workshop Highlights
Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is open to all staff interested in academic advising for undergraduate students.

What is the aim of this workshop?

The overall aim of the workshop is to provide updates on academic advising resources and to encourage sharing of practices. Come with cases and comments you would like to share with other academic advisers and staff of the Academic Advising Office during the workshop.

What will I learn about?

Some of the topics covered in the workshops are:

  • New online academic advising resources to help students and quick tips for FAQs by students
  • Updated academic advising tools in the Student Information System
  • Recent finding from focus groups on students’ experiences with academic advising

Programme Rundown

September 24, 2014 (Wed), 12:30 to 2:00 pm
Room 603, K K Leung Building, Main Campus
Tea and sandwiches will be provided.
12:30 – 1:00 pm
Introduction from the Academic Advising Office and New Online Resources for Helping Students

Ms. Katherine Wan, Head, Academic Advising Office (AAO)

1:00 – 1:20 pm
Using the Updated Advising Tools in the Student Information System with Live Demonstration

Mr. Nelson Chau, Administrative Assistant and Mr. Cliff Chow, IT Manager, AAO

1:20 – 1:40 pm
Summary of Focus Group Findings: HKU Student Experiences with Academic Advising

Dr. Amy Lewis, Academic Adviser, AAO

1:40 – 2:00 pm
Academic Advising Experience Sharing

Ms. Katherine Wan, Head, AAO and Dr. Amy Lewis, Academic Adviser, AAO

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