Programme Code: HS-MARTHA2021
Faculty of: Science, Department of Mathematics
Area of Interest: Science
Programme Period: July 12, 2021 to July 16, 2021
Programme Fee: HKD 3,300
Early Bird Discount (Deadline: February 28, 2021):
– 5% discount on programme fee
Summer Scholarships offered by HKU Academy for the Talented:
– 20% discount on programme fee
*This discount is not in conjunction with other discounts
Deadline for Application: May 31, 2021
Online Application: APPLY NOW
MARTHA, or “Math – Art – Abreast”, means “Mathematics and Art do something Abreast”. This program is for senior secondary school students to learn how mathematics can be used in creative way to produce art and magic. By means of a wide variety of hands-on activities and in-class performance, students will learn the underlying mathematical theory to create their own beautiful art images and design their own magical show. Software such as GeoGebra will be used for the part on artistic design and as a means to facilitate the understanding of mathematical concepts.
Credit: Non-Credit Programme
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday (10:00 – 12:30 & 14:30 – 17:00)
• Students of non-credit bearing programmes will receive a certificate upon programme completion. Students of credit-bearing programmes can apply a transcript stated with HKU credits, please contact your home institution about the issue related to HKU credits recognition.
• 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.