Civil Engineering Development in Hong Kong: Past and Future

Programme Code: CIVL0001

Faculty of: Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering

Level-of-study: S1-S6

Area of Interest: Science

Programme Period: June 21, 2021 to June 25, 2021

Programme Fee: HKD 3,500

Early Bird Discount (Deadline: February 28, 2021):
– 5% discount on programme fee

Summer Scholarships offered by HKU Academy for the Talented:
Academy members - 20% discount of the programme fee

Deadline for Application: May 31, 2021

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Course Description:

This is a 5-day online course designed for S1-S6 secondary school students to learn about the past and future development in Civil Engineering. Through interactions with HKU members and leading experts, it enables students to understand different disciplines of Civil Engineering and how the engineering development improves the living standard in Hong Kong over the past years and the missions of Civil Engineers in the future.

Course Instructor(s):

Dr. K. H. Law

Course Outline:


Programme Schedule:

Monday to Friday (14:30-17:30)

• You understand that you must be available for the entire duration of the programme, from the start to the end of the programme. 20% absence is allowed for emergencies or sick leave with legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence. Students have the responsibility to contact the programme coordinator and/or teacher concerned about this ahead of time. No exceptions will be made, unless prior approval has been given. You are expected to be punctual for all classes and tutorials. Unexcused cases of lateness may count as absence. Students who fail to achieve an 80% of attendance or absence without legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence will not be awarded the HKU Credits or the Certificate of Completion.