Bachelor of science programmes
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
With more associate degree and higher diploma holders demanding a full degree, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is launching three two-year full-time UGC-funded undergraduate programmes designed for associate degree or higher diploma holders in the 2012-2013 academic year.
The two new bachelor of science programmes are in gerontology, and in exercise science and health education, while the third one is bachelor of social science in global studies.
The CUHK programme in gerontology is the first of its kind in Hong Kong. “The programme will equip students with professional knowledge in programme planning, project coordination and implementation, as well as elderly service re-engineering, administration and evaluation to prepare them to work across different health and social care service providers,” says Professor Diana Lee, di