The Essentials of Academic Advising @ HKU



The Essentials of Academic Advising @ HKU

Date: September 20, 2018 (Thursday)
Time: 12:45 to 1:45 pm (Sandwiches will be provided)
Venue: KB 110, Knowles Building, Main Campus

Who is it for?

This workshop is designed for academic and academic-related staff who support and advise students in learning:

  • Colleagues who have been newly appointed to academic advising responsibilities
  • Serving academic advisers who wish to have a quick recap on resources and facilities that can make their job easier and faster
  • New colleagues who want to know the advising and referral system for students in need, whether or not they are formally assigned the role as academic adviser

What will I learn about?

  • Academic advising roles and timeline
  • Ways to engage your advisees and tips on conducting advising meetings
  • Advising students with academic risks
  • New academic advising tools: degree audit and “what if” report, student development roadmap, e-academic planner
  • How to use the SIS advising tools (* Each participant will have a PC to try out the System)
  • Referrals and campus support resources

Who will speak?

  • Ms. Rachel Hong, Acting Head, Academic Advising Office
  • Experience sharing by Miss Nicole Tavares, Senior Lecturer, Division of English Language Education, Faculty of Education


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