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Integrated Learning Programme
Civic Education and Leadership Development

{The information of this website is correct at the time of publishing (Sep 2020), and is subject to review and change.}

 

 

科學、社會與持續發展系列

Science, Society and Sustainability Series

 

COVID的循環經濟省思

Build Back Better - Re-imginating Plastic Economy in the Post COVID Era

 

Objective:

After the seminar, students will be able to:  

1. learn the concept of the circular economy under the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals framework;

2. recognize the negative impacts of microplastic on the environment; and

3. enhance awareness of microplastic consumption and building up momentum for advocating a policy change.

 

Description:

The seminar will discuss how typical business operation models are changed after the pandemic. People are now more conscious of establishing a better and constructive relationship between humans and nature.

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5516

October 2020

17:00-18:30

Zoom

Speaker

Representative from A Plastic Ocean (NGO)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1.5

Remarks

Please register at https://www.ln.edu.hk/scienceunit/events.php

 

 

推動「源頭減廢」:由認識自己家居廢物和審查開始

Practice on Household Waste Audit and Clean Recycling

 

Objective:

After the seminar, students will be able to:

1. conduct their waste audit at household, classroom, hostel;

2. understand individual's waste generation/patterns and reflect on the daily contribution to waste; and

3. practice on household waste reduction and clean recycling.

 

Description:

Do you know how much waste you have produced every day? There’s only one way to find out your waste audit. The seminar will introduce the importance of waste audit and how to conduct a simple waste audit at home. Keeping track of how much waste you currently generate and how much you could take for recycling will make your household greener. Ultimately, to practice clean recycling and take action to reduce your reliance on unused items to save both money and the environment.

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5890

October 2020

-

Zoom

Speaker

Representative from Ecobus (NGO)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

Remarks

Please register at https://www.ln.edu.hk/scienceunit/events.php

 

 

社會服務系列

Lingnan C.Connects - Community Services Series

 

與服務對象建立關係

Ways to Establish Relationship with Service Targets

 

Objective:

At the end of the workshop, students will be able to:

1. understand the communication skills and techniques in building relationships with service targets;

2. uplift confidence while participating in volunteer services; and

3. elevate the interest and commitment towards volunteerism.

 

Description:

To effectively conduct and deliver volunteer services for the most benefit of the service targets, volunteers’ full understanding of the respective service targets, and the grasp of useful skills and techniques are of vital importance. This programme will delineate:

• the techniques in recognising the needs of the service targets

• effective communication elements, tactics, and building relationships with service targets.

With these workshop coverages, it is hoped that students can be equipped with capabilities and elevated confidence while conducting various types of volunteer services.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5509

29/9/2020 (Tue)

16:00-18:00

Zoom

Speaker

Representative of the Hong Kong Institute of Volunteers

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2

 

 

藥物濫用 – 現今的濫藥狀況以及禁毒政策的制定與考量

Substance Abuse – The Current Situation and the Implications on Anti-drugs Policies Formulation

 

Objective:

At the end of the seminar, students will be able to:

1. describe the current trend and situation on substance abuse in Hong Kong;

2. understand the rationales, considerations and cultural implications on anti-drug policies formulation across different countries; and

3. acquire a more profound understanding of the social issue of substance abuse.

 

Description:

As cooperated with the Caritas HUGS Centre (which is one of the Counselling Centres for Psychotropic Substance Abusers in Hong Kong), this seminar will not only describe the current trend and situation on substance abuse in Hong Kong, but will also explore the social and economic factors that influence the trend of substance abuse in Hong Kong since the year 2000.

Since Canada has become the first country to legalise marijuana for adults a year ago, other countries are also paying close attention to the issue as Canada's exercise may have shaped the laws on cannabis on a broader spectrum. In the latter part of this workshop, the speakers will also discuss its implication that may impose on the drug policy of Hong Kong.

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5512

28/10/2020 (Wed)

16:00-17:30

Zoom

Speaker

Mr. LUN Chi Wai

(Supervisor and Registered Social Worker, Caritas HUGS Centre)

Mr. WONG Siu Wah

(Registered Social Worker, Caritas HUGS Centre)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1.5

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/crn5512
 

 

如何成為社會的服務領袖

How to be a Service Leader in a Society

 

Objective:

At the end of the workshop, students will be able to:

1. describe the speaker’s sharing and ideas on social services;

2. identify different leaders from leadership styles and effects of personality features on leadership effectiveness; and

3. explore how service experience benefits future career as well as building a better society.

 

Description:

Without working experience, how can we prove our abilities to our potential employers or investors of our start-up businesses? The speaker will share service leadership cases as well as his own experience of being a service leader. Moreover, the speaker will guide students to identify the effects of their personality features on leadership effectiveness through an interactive session. At the end of the workshop, students will have an opportunity to explore how service experience contributes to their career development.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5513

10/11/2020 (Tue)

16:30-18:00

Zoom

Speaker

Mr Mac Chan (Executive Deputy Supervisor of Wofoo Leaders' Network Steering Committee 2020-22)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1.5

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/crn5513
 

 

從聯合國可持續發展目標看義務工作

Sustainable Development of Volunteer Services - from the Perspective of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of United Nations

 

Objective:

At the end of the workshop, students will be able to:

1. describe the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined by the United Nations;

2. understand the implications of SDGs towards the development of volunteer services; and

3. elevate the interest and commitment towards volunteerism.

 

Description:

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined by the United Nations are the blueprint for achieving a better and more sustainable future. The SDGs address the global challenges we face, including poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, peace, and justice. The 17 Goals are all interconnected and target to leave no one behind.

This programme will delineate:

• the inspirations from the SDGs;

• the volunteer services in response to the SDGs;

• the upcoming development of volunteer services in global and local contexts; and

• the way on how one can contribute his/her effort under the framework of the SDGs.

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5782

21/10/2020 (Wed)

16:00-17:00

Zoom

Speaker

Representative of the Hong Kong Institute of Volunteers

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/crn5782
 

 

推廣青年義務工作教育講座

Talk on Promotion of Volunteer Services among Youths

 

Objective:

At the end of the seminar, students will be able to:

1. describe the missions of the Agency for Volunteer Services and its Hong Kong Community Volunteers;

2. learn from the fruitful experiences of experienced volunteers and understand the positive impacts that can be imposed on oneself; and

3. elevate the interest and commitment towards volunteerism.

 

Description:

Agency for Volunteer Service (AVS, 義務工作發展局) is a non-profit organization founded in 1970.  With the vision to build a civil society and caring community, AVS is dedicated to playing a proactive and pivotal role in promoting and developing sustainable volunteerism and developing partnerships with all sectors of the community to provide value-added and quality volunteer services.  AVS mobilizes and organizes volunteer services and offers referral services for those who wish to volunteer and support organizations requiring the assistance of volunteers.  Interested individuals and organizations are welcome to register as a member of AVS' Hong Kong Community Volunteers.  

In this seminar, the following areas will be delineated:

• an introduction on the missions of the Agency for Volunteers Services and Hong Kong Community Volunteers;

• sharing session to be delivered by experienced volunteers about the fruitful experiences and positive impacts that he/she has acquired through volunteers services;

• the ways of contributing oneselves' effort towards volunteerism.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5891

13/10/2020 (Tue)

16:00-17:00

Zoom

Speaker

Representative of the Agency for Volunteer Services

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/crn5891

 

世界公民教育系列

Global Citizenship Education (GCED) Series

 

了解學生交換計劃

Opportunity for Student Exchange Programmes (SEP)

 

Objective:

At the end of the seminar, students will be able to:

1. describe the idea of SEP offered by the University;

2. list out the planning strategies of application for the SEP; and

3. be aware of the value of life experiential learning through the SEP.

 

Description:

Your new university life opens up numerous exciting adventures for you. Exchange overseas or in Mainland China could be a challenging option for your whole-person development and international exposure. To learn more about Student Exchange Programmes (SEP), check out the Office of Global Education (OGEIS): www.LN.edu.hk/ogeis. This session is specially tailored for those who would like to have a better plan for their University’s experience. Areas of consideration, such as choices of exchange destinations, financial assistance, academic fulfillment, and the application requirements and procedures, will be introduced.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5850

24/9/2020 (Thu)

14:30-15:30

Zoom

Speaker

Ms. Jamie SO

(Assistant Programmes Manager of Lingnan University)

&

Ms. Vien LEE

(Assistant Programmes Manager of Lingnan University)

&

Ms Kathrin BODE
(Visiting Scholar & DAAD Representative, Department of
Government & International Studies, German Stream

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

Remarks

Please register at https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/prelude2021-22

 

平等機會活動系列

Equal Opportunities Awareness Campaign Series

 

平等機會活動2020開幕禮

Equal Opportunities Awareness Campaign 2020 – Kick-off Ceremony

 

Objective:

At the end of the activity, students will be able to :

1. acquire skills to handle people with different needs (physical and emotional);

2. understand the importance of sexual harassment prevention as an act to promote equality and respect; and

3. develop an awareness of and positive mind-set towards inclusiveness and diversity, which will enhance the well-being of students themselves since students will be more open to communicating with people from different backgrounds and cultures.

 

Description:

Themed "Embracing Diversity Through Well Being", the ceremony will feature a series of activities ranging from violin performance, sharing session, and drumming performance to singing show. Students will also be able to meet with personnel with a disability who will share how he regained his momentum in life by learning to play the violin pleasingly. Much more, students will find themselves being immersed in live shows and street music. All in all, this is an excellent opportunity for students to meet with other students and people from diverse backgrounds in a relaxed and musical way.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5517

22/9/2020 (Tue)

12:30 - 13:30

Zoom

Speaker

Equal Opportunities Committee

Medium of Instruction

English & Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/crn5517
 

 

職業導航及CareER創辦人分享

Career GPS cum Sharing by Founder of CareER

 

Objective:

At the end of the seminar, students will be able to:

1. understand more about disabilities and special education needs (SEN), and be equipped with skills to handle people with different needs; and

2. gain career planning information, which will help them understand questions to consider upon graduation.

 

Description:

CareER stands for Care in Education and Recruitment. The organisation plays a role in the career development of persons with disabilities and special educational needs (SEN) by helping their transition from university to chosen fields. The workshop not only will enhance students' understanding of disabilities and SEN but will also provide insight into career path building and planning. The speaker will also share his own story in different industries, including NGOs, multinational companies, SME, and early start-ups.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5518

23/9/2020 (Wed)

15:00 - 16:00

Zoom

Speaker

Mr. Walter TSUI

(Founder of CareER)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/5518
 

 

勞工處展能就業科簡介會

Introduction of Services of the Selective Placement Division of the Labour Department

 

Objective:

At the end of the seminar, students will be able to:

1. gain an understanding of the working abilities of people with disabilities;

2. have more knowledge about the services that are available from the Selective Placement Division of the Labour Department; and

3. gain a positive attitude towards people with disabilities.

 

Description:

The Selective Placement Division of the Labour Department provides a free recruitment service to employers and free employment service to job seekers with disabilities such as visual impairment, hearing impairment, physical impairment, chronic illness, intellectual disability, ex-mental illness, autism spectrum disorder, specific learning difficulties, and attention-deficit / hyperactivity disorder. Its objective is to assist people with disabilities in securing jobs in open employment that best suit their abilities, skills, qualifications, and experience, aiming to integrate them into the community and help them be financially independent. This talk will be especially useful to students with disabilities. The speaker of this talk will give a detailed introduction to the services available from the Selective Placement Division of the Labour Department. Special job-hunting skills that are specific to job seekers with disabilities will also be delineated.

 

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5519

25/9/2020 (Fri)

15:00 - 16:00

Zoom

Speaker

Representative from The Selective Placement Division of the Labour Department

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/5519
 

 

如何防止舍堂/校園性騷擾及香港反歧視法例介紹

Training on Prevention of Sexual Harassment in Hostel/on Campus and Introduction to Anti-discrimination Laws of Hong Kong

 

Objective:

At the end of the workshop, students will be able to:

1. acquire knowledge of what constitutes sexual harassment in hostel/on campus;

2. describe anti-discrimination laws of Hong Kong; and

3. promote equality and respect among us all.

 

Description:

The training will start with a brief overview of the four anti-discrimination ordinances. Afterwards, the trainer will walk through the definition of sexual harassment and unlawful acts, which will be seen as sexual harassment, sexual harassment liabilities, and defense, as well as the latest research findings of sexual harassment among university students in Hong Kong. Students will acquire skills on how to prevent sexual harassment in the hostel and on campus. Court cases and videos will be used to facilitate the learning process.

 

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5520

28/9/2020 (Mon)

15:30 - 16:30

Zoom

Speaker

Representative from Equal Opportunities Commission

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

Registration Link https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/5520

 

誠信領袖系列

Ethical Leadership Series

 

ICAC – Seminar on Ethical Living and E-LEAD Workshop

 

Objectives:

At the end of the events, students will be able to:

1. describe the concept and the importance of integrity;

2. resolve ethical dilemmas effectively; and

3. develop ethical leadership and uphold the principles of virtuous living.

 

Description:

What would you do when you encounter a dilemma in your daily life? Students shall discuss effective ways on how to handle and resolve ethical dilemmas through case studies, and hence consolidate their sense of ethics.

Register

Date

Time

Resolving the Dilemmas of Ethical Living

3/11/2020 (Tue)

16:00 - 17:00

Venue

Zoom (Online)

Speaker

Representative of ICAC

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

1

 

 

Register

Date

Time

E-LEAD Workshop

4/11/2020 (Wed)

15:30 - 17:00

Venue

AM319 (Face-to-face)

Speaker

Representative of ICAC

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1.5