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 🎬 SCE兼讀制課程
課程編號: CP0267

Professional Certificate in Information Systems

Academic Advisor: Mr. Terry WongProgramme Administrator: Ms. Shannon Wong
Enquiries: 3411 1999Email: adbus@hkbu.edu.hk

Programme Aims

This programme aims at providing students with solid knowledge and practical skills in the applications of information systems to support organizational operations. It is designed for students to apply tools and techniques in program design, database management and systems development to create web-based applications. Hence, students are well-equipped with theoretical and practical grounding to develop appropriate professional skills to achieve organizational goals with effective use of information systems.

Programme Structure

This programme consists of 5 courses:

Course CodeCourse Title科目名稱Hours
1.  PRG4101Visual Programming視覺化程式編寫30

Visual Programming

This course aims to develop students with programming logic and skills to solve problems. Through hands-on practice, students will acquire knowledge of program design and experience in programming.

Topics include:

  1. Programming Concepts;
  2. Program Design;
  3. Data and Operators;
  4. Debugging Programs;
  5. Making Decision;
  6. Processing Routine Tasks;
  7. Using Arrays;
  8. Procedures and Functions.
2. CAP4101Website Applications網站應用30

Website Applications

This course aims to develop students with knowledge and skills to build a website to facilitate organizational activities. Students will involve in a series of practical skills-building tasks to create an online website that not only promotes products and services, but also processes data over the Internet.

Topics include:

  1. Web Site Design Principles;
  2. Overview of HTML;
  3. Maximizing Website Design;
  4. Scripting Language;
  5. Building Program Block;
  6. Developing Web Applications;
  7. Making the Web Online.
3. DBM4101Database Management and Applications資料庫管理與應用30

Database Management and Applications

This course aims at providing students with concepts and skills in designing, using and implementing relational database management systems. Through hands-on practice, students will gain experience in using Structured Query language (SQL) to retrieve information for decision making.

Topics include:

  1. Database Environment;
  2. Database Development Process;
  3. Modeling Data in the Organization;
  4. Database Design;
  5. Structural Query Language (SQL);
  6. Data Management;
  7. Data and Database Administration.
4. ISM4131Information Systems Analysis and Design資訊系統分析與設計30

Information Systems Analysis and Design

This course aims at providing students with a conceptual framework for the development of information systems in organizations with a view to support operational processes to increase organizational efficiency and effectiveness.

Topics include:

  1. Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design;
  2. Planning the Systems Development;
  3. Systems Analysis;
  4. Systems Modeling;
  5. Systems Design;
  6. Application Architecture;
  7. Implementation;
  8. Modeling with Unified Modeling Language (UML).
5. ISM4132Electronic Commerce電子商貿30

Electronic Commerce

This course aims to equip students with knowledge and skills to use E-Commerce applications in the digital economy with special emphasis on technology, infrastructure and applications in a virtual business marketplace.

Topics include:

  1. Overview of Electronic Commerce;
  2. Electronic Marketplaces;
  3. Retailing in E-Commerce;
  4. Business to Business E-Commerce;
  5. E-Supply Chains and Corporate Portals;
  6. Mobile Commerce (M-Commerce);
  7. E-Commerce Security;
  8. E-Commerce Payment Systems;
  9. E-Commerce Strategy.

Duration and Mode of Study

9-12 months part-time

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese supplemented with English


Students who have successfully completed 5 required course will be awarded the Professional Certificate in Information Systems.


Application Fee: HK$120
Tuition Fee: HK$16,380


March / July / November of every year

Course Schedule and Venue

Classes and examinations will be held on weekday evenings and Saturday afternoons (normally two classes per week) at Kowloon Tong / Kowloon East / Tsimshatsui / Wan Chai Learning Centre.

Minimum Entry Requirements

  1. Level 2 in five HKDSE subjects including English and Chinese (and up to 2 APL subjects) or equivalent and 2 years' relevant work experience; OR
  2. Successful completion of Yi Jin Diploma and 2 years' relevant work experience; or
  3. Holder of a relevant School of Continuing Education (SCE) Diploma or Certificate or other equivalent non-SCE qualifications; or
  4. Aged 21 or above, preferably with 3 years' relevant work experience.
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