Course ID CDI020200554
Course Title STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series: Seminar on "The Role of Engineering in STEM Education" (Refreshed) (Cancelled)
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2019/12/10 14:42
Latest Issue Date and Time 2020/02/06 17:21
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
  2020/02/24 (Mon)    14:30 - 17:00    2.5    Lecture Theatre, 4/F, West Block, EDB Kowloon Tong Education Services Centre, 19 Suffolk Road, Kowloon Tong   1. Ir BOK Kwok-ming, Aaron, Vice President of The Hong Kong Institution of the Engineers (HKIE)

2. Prof CHAN Yui-bun, Ben, Associate Professor (Engineer Education), Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, and Acting Director, Center for Engineering Education Innovation, HKUST

3. Ms Justina HO, Vice-Chairlady, The Institution of Engineering and Technology Hong Kong, and Council Member, The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

4. Mr KONG Man-kei, Alex, Teacher of Lok Sin Tong Yu Kan Hing Secondary School

5. Mr Carlos do Rosario TCHIANG, Teacher of St Joan of Arc Secondary School  
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 1   2020/02/19   2021/02/20   This is a refreshed programme. 
Participant Group Level: Secondary

Subject/Function: Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Combined Science, Integrated Science, Physics, Science (Secondary 1-3), BAFS (Business Management), Business, Accounting & Financial Studies, BAFS (Accounting), Computer Literacy, Design and Applied Technology, Design and Technology, Health Management and Social Care, Home Economics, Information & Communication Technology, Technology and Living, Technology and Living (Fashion, C&T), Technology and Living (Food S&T)

Participant: School Heads, Deputy Heads, Coordinators, Panel Heads and Teachers of Secondary Schools  
Background To support the implementation of STEM education in schools, a series of STEM related professional development programmes is being organised for teachers. Major components of the professional development programmes to be provided are: (A) Learning, Teaching and Assessment; (B) Enriching Knowledge; and (C) Curriculum Planning. This course belongs to the component of Enriching Knowledge. 
Objective(s) 1. To enhance teachers' understanding of the role of engineering in STEM education;

2. To arouse teachers' awareness on the career path and employment prospects in the engineering field; and

3. To enhance teachers' awareness on how to prepare students in pursuit of their further studies and career in the discipline of engineering. 
Language Medium Cantonese Supplemented with English  
CPD Elements for Principal
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
Core Areas of Leadership: II. Learning, Teaching & Curriculum
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 2.5   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
Content Area Subject Knowledge & Pedagogy/Learning & Teaching (V)
Attendance required for successful completion 100 %  Training & development data will be revealed in Teacher's Personal Profile in e-Services Portal (for e-Services Teacher account holders only) upon successful completion.
Enrolment Method: Web enrolment
Number of Nominees from Each School/Unit: 3
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: No
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): Mr Johnny SZE, PO(Sc)7
Enquiry Telephone No: 36983432
Email Address:
Remarks 1. This course is under STEM Education Enriching Knowledge Series.

2. Under the broad principle of first-come-first-served, applications from the same school are processed according to the nomination priorities set by the school.

3. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather
a) Course / Activity for morning session will be cancelled when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is hoisted or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is issued at or after 6:30 am.
b) Course / Activity for afternoon session will be resumed when Typhoon Signal No.8 or above or Black Rainstorm Warning Signal is cancelled at or before 11:30 am. Otherwise, Course / Activity for afternoon session will continue to be cancelled.
c) Participants will be notified for further arrangement in due course.

4. Car Park Arrangement
No car parks will be provided at venue.

5. Being late or early leave for more than 30 minutes will not be counted as achieving 100% attendance.  
Attachment(s) Rundown Role of Engineering in STEM Education_20200224 (Eng).pdf 
Modification Highlights 2020/02/06 17:21

Course Title English