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+ Sub Degree ProgrammesGeneral InformationBachelor of Science (Honours) in Applied Gerontology4 years full-time
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Programme DescriptionThe programme aims to nurture experts in gerontology to meet the challenges of ageing population in Hong Kong. It provides students with a full scope of theoretical knowledge in gerontology care, such as social gerontology, psychogerontology, public health, and health and social services planning and management.In this programme, students would have experiential learning opportunities to apply gerontology and interdisciplinary theories in practice settings; and be equipped with the knowledge, skills, values and attitudes necessary for competent gerontological practice in diverse settings.
Mode of studyMedium of InstructionEnglishTotal no. of credits121.5 credits
Programme LeaderDr. Winnie ChengPhD in Nursing, PolyU, MSc (Community Service Management), UWS, UK, BHS (Nursing) (ACU, Aust.)
Registered Midwife, Hong Kong Midwives Board
Registered Nurse (Aust. and HK)Email: email@example.com
Tuition FeeYearTuition Fee (HK$)(without subsidy*)Tuition Fee (HK$)(with subsidy*)Year 1$77,750$46,950Year 2$77,750$46,950Year 3$77,750$46,950Year 4$77,750$46,950Programme Total$311,000$187,800Annual Average$77,750$46,950*The College will adjust the tuition fee of its programmes which is capped at the Composite Consumer Price Index to be announced by the Education Bureau annually. In 2018/2019 academic year, the annual subsidy of the Non-means-tested Subsidy Scheme for Self-financing Undergraduate Studies in Hong Kong (NMTSS) is $30,800. The subsidy of NMTSS in 2019/2020 academic year has not yet announced and the annual amount may vary in each academic year subject to the decision by the Education Bureau. The actual tuition fees for students admitted to senior year are calculated by the number of credits required for graduation.
Entrance ScholarshipsEntrance Scholarships for 2019/2020 EntryAwarding criteriaScholarship amount (per head)Subjects for calculation of HKDSE scoreAll Year 1 students admitted to the BBA / BBA(EM) / BSSc(APsy) / BSc(AG) Programmes via standard entry with a HKDSE score of 14 or aboveFULL scholarship after deduction of the subsidy under NMTSS in the first year of study
one Elective / Applied Learning subject
All Senior Year students admitted to the BBA / BBA(EM) / BEd(ECE) / BSSc(APsy) / BSc(AG) Programmes with a Cumulative Grade Point Average (cGPA) of 3.0 or above, or equivalent.
HK$ 40,000 N/A
NOTE: An annual scholarship of HK$ 30,000 will be renewable for students maintaining outstanding academic achievements with cGPA 3.3 or above during the normative study period of the concerned programme.
QF level5QR registration no.18/000007/L5 Registration validity period 01/09/2018 to 31/08/2022