Event Calendar (Academic Advising Activities & Major Application Schedule)


Important Dates for Major Application


Schedule of Academic Advising Activities


AY 2020/21


More Academic Advising Activities will be announced soon. Please stay tuned to the email promotion from the four Major Departments and this webpage.

Date

Time Event Venue Organizer
13 November 2020 (Fri) 2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Thematic Hong Kong Talk Series:
More than a medal, become your best: Training Athletes for Success

(Ms. Regina Chan, Athlete Affairs Manager, Hong Kong Sports Institute)

ZOOM

(please refer to the POSTER for details)
Department of Sociology

20 November 2020 (Fri)

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

hematic Hong Kong Talk Series:
Impact of Audience Big Data on Media Landscape

(Mr. Leung Kwong Chau, Associate Business Intelligence Director, Big Big Channel, TVB)

ZOOM

(please refer to the POSTER for details)
Department of Sociology

29 January 2021 (Fri)

6:30 p.m. – 7:20 p.m.

Major Application Briefing cum Consultation Sessions by Major Departments

ZOOM (please refer to email for details)

Faculty of Social Sciences & 4 Major Departments

25 February 2021 (Thur)

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Career Talk cum Webinar on “Stand out – using the Strength-based approach in job searching”

ZOOM

(please refer to the POSTER for details)
Department of Geography


AY 2019/20


Date

Time Event Venue Organizer
7 November 2019 (Thur) 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Thematic Hong Kong Talk Series - The Current State of Building Conservation in Hong Kong:
A Case Study of the State Theatre

POSTER
AAB1312, 13/F, Academic and Administration Building, HKBU Department of Sociology

16 November 2019 (Sat) [Cancelled]

2:00 pm - 4:30pm

Field Trip to Sai Ying Pun

POSTER
Sai Ying Pun Department of Sociology

28 November 2019 (Thur) [Cancelled]

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

GEOG Advising Chit-Chat event

POSTER
SCM 012, Baptist University Road Campus, HKBU Department of Geography

18 February 2020 (Tue) [Cancelled]

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Welcoming Reception (light refreshments served)
6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

Briefing & Consultation

Major Application Briefing and Consultation

SCC 201, Madam Kwok Chung Po Fun Sports and Cultural Centre, HKBU Faculty of Social Sciences

29 February 2020 (Sat)

[Cancelled]

 

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Field Trip to Sai Ying Pun

POSTER
Sai Ying Pun Department of Sociology




Important Dates for Major Application

At the end of the 2nd Semester, Year 1 students of the BSSC/ BA programmes should apply for one of the four Majors and enrol on the specified Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons)/ Bachelor of Arts (Hons) programme based on individual interest and academic performance.

Critical Dates

Events

 

10 June 2021 (Thursday)

 

 

On or before 23:59, 16 June 2021 (Wednesday)

 

Major Application

  • Start date for students to submit Major choices via the online Major Application System. Students will receive a link via email on this date.

 

  • Deadline for submitting the on-line Major application
  • Major would be assigned by the Faculty to students who did not submit the Major Application by the deadline

21 June 2021 (Monday)

Release of the Major result sent individually to students via email

23 June 2021 (Wednesday)

Deadline for appeal (if any)

 

It is advised that students should consult their academic advisors assigned or other advisors of each Major Departments before the Major Application.