Course ID CDI020200959
Course Title STEM Education Learning, Teaching and Assessment Series: Workshop on Implementing Coding Education to Develop Upper Primary School Students’ Computational Thinking (General Studies) [Refreshed]
Organising Division Curriculum Development Institute
First Issue Date and Time 2020/01/10 14:15
Latest Issue Date and Time 2020/02/06 14:07
 Event (ID)   Session   Date   Time   No. of Hours   Venue   Speaker(s) / Facilitator(s)   Max. no. of participants 
  2020/02/18 (Tue)    14:00 - 17:00    3.0    STEM Education Centre, 1/F, Arts & Technology Education Centre, 145 Junction Road, Lok Fu, Kowloon    Representative from Technology Education Section, Curriculum Development Institute, Education Bureau

Mr LAM Shing-tung, Tony
(Marymount Primary School)  
 Event (ID)   Session   Closing date for   Remark 
 Applicant   Recommending / Approving Officer 
 1   2020/02/10   2020/02/14    
Subject/Function: GENERAL STUDIES
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 Learning, Teaching and Assessment. 
Objective(s) - To enhance participants’ pedagogical knowledge of using coding education to develop students’ computational thinking in General Studies.
- To facilitate participants to promote STEM education in school through coding education. 
Programme Description Experience sharing with hands-on activities to enhance participants' understanding of the pedagogy to develop computational thinking among upper primary school students and how to design learning activities with App Inventor 2 in General Studies. 
Language Medium Cantonese Supplemented with English  
CPD Elements for Teacher
CPD Mode: Structured Learning
CPD Hours: 3.0   Hour(s)
CPD Domain: I. Teaching & Learning
Content Area Curriculum Development & Implementation (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
Requiring School Priority: Yes
Maximum No. of Event(s) selectable: 1
First-Come, First-Served: Yes
Evaluation Paper evaluation  
Contact Person(s): Ms TSE Ka-man, CDO(TE)25
Enquiry Telephone No: 36983133
Email Address:
Remarks 1. This course is under STEM Education Learning, Teaching and Assessment Series.

2. Special Arrangements for Bad Weather or Other Special Situation
a. 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.
b. In the event of class suspension for primary and special schools in the territory announced by the Education Bureau, the Course will be cancelled.
c. Participants will be notified for further arrangement in due course.

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

4. Under normal circumstances, being late or early leave for more than 15 minutes without prior consent will not be counted as achieving 100% attendance.

5. Successful or rejected applicants for all events will be notified via the e-Service Portal Account.  
Attachment(s) Programme Rundown_GS_18 Feb 2020.docx