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Freshmen 101 Workshop: Be a SMART Learner – Work hard Play hard!


Freshmen 101 Workshop
Be a SMART Learner – Work hard Play hard!

Date: September 13, 2016 (Tuesday)
Time: 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Venue: MB218 (Convocation Room), Main Building, HKU Main Campus

Who is it for?

Open for all to attend (especially First-Year students)

What is it about?

This highly interactive workshop aims at facilitating a smooth transition to university study for freshmen and maximizing overall learning success. Through different activities, participants will better understand important concepts and approaches to tackle common academic challenges most students may encounter in university studies:

  • Differences between secondary and university education
  • Expectations of a university student
  • How to cope with challenges encountered in classes
  • Course learning outcomes and assessments
  • Effective use of effort in attaining your goals

AAO Academic Adviser will also explain how to find academic support and useful campus resources.

Who will speak?

  • Dr. Cecilia Chan, Head of Professional Development/Associate Professor, The Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning
  • Ms. Katherine Wan, Head, Academic Advising Office
  • Ms. Rachel Hong, Academic Adviser, Academic Advising Office
Click HERE for registration!



    Contact Miss Jenny Cheng of AAO by email or phone 2219 4686