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IELTS Talk by British Council

8 September 2016 The Department of English had the honour of inviting Ms Sharon Ho, a representative from the British Council, to deliver an IELTS Talk to our students on 8 September 2016 The IELTS Talk was well-received by our students As a token of appreciation, Mrs Anora Wong, Associate Head of Department of English, presented a souvenir to…

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Intercultural English Summer Camp

20 July 2016 Sponsored by the Tin Ka Ping Foundation, the Department of English held an Intercultural English Summer Camp from 18 July to20 July 2016 for HSMC students and students from Tin Ka Ping Secondary School. The aim was to provide students with an opportunity to expand their cultural literacy and “glocal” awareness while boosting English proficiency. Students…

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1st Academic Sharing Session, by Dr Michael Durrant

19 May 2016 1st Academic Sharing Session, by Dr Michael Durrant “Fields in England: The Role and Representation of Civil War Ghosts, Today” by Dr Michael Durrant Date: 19 May 2016 Time: 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Speaker: Dr Michael Durrant(Assistant Professor, Department of English) Topic: “Fields in England: The Role and Representation of Civil War Ghosts, Today” Venue:…

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13th English Departmental Seminar, by Dr Sheila Trahar

15 April 2016 “‘The Path is Made by Walking On It’:  Introducing Narrative Inquiry” By Dr Sheila Trahar Date : 15 April 2016 Time : 10:30 am – 11:30 am Speaker : Dr Sheila Trahar(Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol, UK) Topic : “‘The Path is Made by Walking On It’:  Introducing Narrative Inquiry” Venue : Room M405, Block M Dr Sheila…

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12th English Departmental Seminar, by Dr Maggie Ma, Dr Holly Chung, Dr Amy Kong and Ms Joyce Lee

7 April 2016 “Using Formative Assessment to Facilitate Self-regulated Learning: Teacher Practices and Student Perceptions”  by Dr Maggie Ma, Dr Holly Chung, Dr Amy Kong and Ms Joyce Lee Date: 7 April 2016 Time: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Speaker: Dr Maggie Ma(Assistant Professor, Department of English) Dr Holly Chung(Senior Lecturer, Department of English) Dr Amy Kong(Lecturer, Department of English) Ms Joyce Lee(Lecturer, Department of English)  Topic:…

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Tin Ka Ping Foundation Arts Ambassador Cultural Trip to Meizhou, China and Singapore

2016年1月15日 From 5 to 15 January 2016 the Tin Ka Ping Arts Ambassadors visited Dabu County in Meizhou, China and Singapore in order to explore the glocalisation of Hakka culture. This first cohort of TKP Arts Ambassadors comprises 15 students from different disciplines who have excelled in the Department of English “Glocality” & Cultural Literacy Project events. Some of…

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“Glocal” Cultural Week

25 September 2015 “Glocal” Cultural Week (From Left to Right) Professor Francis Chin, Professor Y V Hui, Professor Gilbert Fong, President Simon S M Ho, and Professor Thomas Luk conducted ribbon-cutting ceremony to kick-off the “Glocal” Cultural Week Professor Thomas Luk, Dean of School of Humanities and Social Science, and Head of Department of English, welcomed our students and…

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