Objectives

Participating in HSMC Summer Academy 2017, you can:

  • explore your interests and talents in different disciplines.
  • experience the unique college life in Hang Seng Management College.
  • understand the uniqueness of HSMC through interaction with current HSMCers.
  • be awarded with certificates.
  • gain admission interview opportunities when you apply for admission to HSMC undergraduate programmes in the near future. *

* The admission is subject to the discretion and requirements stipulated by the individual programmes. The decision of HSMC shall be final and conclusive.

 

Preliminary Event Schedule

 
Time Event
4 / 7 / 2017 (Tue)
08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 10:00 Kick-off Ceremony and Ice Breaking Games
10:00 - 11:30 Academic Activity 1
11:30 - 13:00 Academic Activity 2
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Preparation of Poster Session
15:00 - 16:30 Academic Activity 3
16:30 - 18:00 Academic Activity 4
5 / 7 / 2017 (Wed)
08:30 - 09:00 Sign-in
09:00 - 10:30 Academic Activity 5
10:30 - 12:00 Academic Activity 6
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Poster Session and Presentation
15:00 - 16:00 Closing Ceremony

 

Important Notes

  1. The event schedule may be modified based on particular circumstances on the event day. Detailed information will be sent to all participants via email in due course.

Academic Activities

Group A
Related Discipline Academic Activities
Corporate Governance How to Develop a Campaign Budget?
Marketing Marketing Strategies and Election Campaigns
Supply Chain and
Information Management
Campaign or Complaint? All About Information and
Supply Chain Management!
Computing The Rise of Voting Machine
中國語文 漫遊中國文化沙龍
Translation Translation Competition for Election

 

Group B
Related Discipline Academic Activities
Management Negotiation to Win in Election
Financial Analysis How the US Election Influence the Global Financial Markets?
Journalism and Communication Media Production Workshop for Candidates in Election
Data Science Introduction to Statistical Image Processing
Social Sciences From Students to Students’ Movement (Student Activism):
An Asian Perspective

OR
The Roles and Impacts of Cultural and Creative Industries in
Election Campaigns
English The Art of Language: Campaign Rhetoric
 

Important Notes

  1. 1. All participants will be allocated to either Group A or Group B based on the preference indicated on the online application form.
  2. 2. No relevant knowledge is required for all academic activities.
  3. 3. Please click on the name of Academic Activities for more details.

Application and Fee

 

Eligibility

Students who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for the HSMC Summer Academy 2017:

  • Local Hong Kong citizen / residents with right of abode in Hong Kong; and
  • Secondary 4 to Secondary 6 in 2016-17 academic year; or
  • Local students with equivalent qualifications such as MYP (last year) or DP curriculum of International Baccalaureate (IBDP).
  • Preference given to Secondary 5 students, or students with equivalent qualifications.

 

Application

Application Method︰ Online application should be submitted by your secondary school teachers. Please approach your school teachers for nomination.
Quota︰ Each School can nominate 10 students at maximum
Application Deadline︰ 3/5/2017 (Wed)
Announcement of Result︰ Application results will be announced in early May 2017. Participants will receive detailed information including the assigned group and payment method via email.

 

Participation Fee

HKD600 for each participant covering tuition fee of six academic activities, two lunches, certificate and group insurance.

 

Important Notes

  1. Upon completion of application procedure, all confirmed places are non-transferable.
  2. Applicants who would like to withdraw from the HSMC Summer Academy 2017, please email (sa@hsmc.edu.hk) your full name, school name and year of study to us as soon as possible. There will be no cash refunds under any circumstances once the place is confirmed with participation fee paid. Detailed of which please see Point 3 and 4 below.
  3. No cash refunds for applicants who are unable to participate in the event because of personal reasons.
  4. No cash refunds for absentees, late-comers or early-leavers even with personal reasons.
  5. HSMC will be responsible for refunding the participation fee to participants if the event is being cancelled by HSMC. A notification email will be sent to all participants in due course.

Campus Map and Transportation

HSMC (Kwong Sin Street) Bus Stop

Mini-bus︰65A, 65K, 808, 808P
Bus︰ 83K, 83S, 86, 85A

 

Tate's Cairn Tunnel Bus Stop

Bus︰ 272S, 277X, 286M, 307, 373, 
680,  680A,  680X,   681,  681P,  682,  682P, 
74X, 75X, 80X, 82P, 82X, 83X, 84M, 85C, 85M, 89C, 89D, 89X

No parking spaces will be provided. Sorry for the inconvenience caused.

FAQ

Academic Activity

1. Can I choose activities under different groups? Can I take more than six academic activities?
  No. All participants will be classed in either one group and attend the academic activities under the same group.

2. Are there any homework, tests or examinations?
  No. The academic activities are primarily conducted in the mode of game, competition, workshop or demo lecture. Participants need to complete the worksheets, group discussions or group presentations in class only.

Application and Participation Fee

3. I am studying Secondary 6 in 2016-17 academic year, can I join this event?
  Form 6 students are welcomed to join the Academy. Please approach your school teacher and the confirmed result will be announced in early May 2017.

4. I have not taken any Business subjects like Economics or Business, Accounting and Financial Studies, can I join this event?
  Yes. No relevant knowledge is required.

5. What does the participation fee cover?
  The participation fee covers the expenditure includes all activities, two meals and group insurance.

6. Can I withdraw in case I confirmed another study tour after paying for the HSMC Summer Academy 2017?
  Yes. You can withdraw from the HSMC Summer Academy 2017 by sending us email (sa@hsmc.edu.hk) as soon as possible.  Once the place is confirmed with participation fee, no cash refunds will be made for any personal reasons.

7. Are there any credit transfer or credit exemption if I was admitted to HSMC undergraduate programmes?
  No credit transfer or credit exemption will be arranged for participants of Summer Academy. However, participants can gain admission interview opportunities when they apply for HSMC undergraduate programmes in future.

General Arrangement

8. What personal belongings and clothes should I prepare?
  You can bring your own stationery, jacket and empty bottle. Please dress properly during the whole programme.

9. Do I need to prepare my daily meals?
  Two lunch will be provided by HSMC. You may prepare your own snacks if needed.

10. I have serious food allergy, is it possible to have special meal arrangement?
  All participants need to complete a set of declaration forms in early May 2017. We will contact you for further discussion after receiving your notification.

Contact Us

Tel︰3963-5578 / 3963-5040
Email︰sa@hsmc.edu.hk
Website︰https://summeracademy.hsmc.edu.hk
Address︰Hang Seng Management College, Hang Shin Link, Siu Lek Yuen, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong