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Postgraduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education

 

ARRANGEMENTS OF CLASSES AND EXAMINATIONS 
UNDER TYPHOONS AND RAINSTORMS

I. Arrangement of Classes

 

Rainstorm “Amber” or “Red” Warning Signal

If a Rainstorm “Amber” or “Red” Warning Signal is in force before class hours, students are expected to come to classes provided that it is permissible under the prevailing traffic and weather conditions.

 

“Black” Rainstorm Warning Signal Issued / Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above Hoisted / “Extreme Conditions” is in place

  Arrangements of Classes (See Note)
When classes are in progress

Typhoon signal no. 8 / Extreme Conditions: All classes in progress will be suspended immediately.

“Black” Rainstorm signal: Classes will continue until the completion of the session.

Between 6:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Classes with commencement time before 1:00 p.m. will be cancelled.

(Example: a 2-hour class which runs from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. will be cancelled.)

Between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Classes with commencement time before 6:00 p.m. will be cancelled.

(Example: a 2-hour class which runs from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. will be cancelled.)

At or after 3:00 p.m. Classes with commencement time after 3:00 p.m. will be cancelled.

 

II. Arrangement of Examinations

 

Rainstorm “Amber” or “Red” Warning Signal

Examinations will be held as scheduled when an “Amber” or “Red” Rainstorm Warning Signal is in force. However, students should be allowed to sit for make-up examinations if they cannot attend examinations owing to bad weather conditions.

 

“Black” Rainstorm Warning Signal Issued / Typhoon Signal No. 8 or above Hoisted / “Extreme Conditions” is in place

  Arrangements of Examinations (See Note)
Examinations which are in progress

Examinations will continue until the completion of the sessions.

Between 6:15 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Examinations commencing at or before 1:30 p.m. will be postponed.

(Example: a 2-hour examination which runs from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. will be postponed.)

Between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Examinations commencing at or before 6:00 p.m. will be postponed.

(Example: a 2-hour examination which runs from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30p.m. will be postponed.)

At or after 3:00 p.m. Examinations commencing after 3:00 p.m. will be postponed.

 

Forecast on Issuing of Typhoon Signal No. 8:

If the Hong Kong Observatory announces that Typhoon Signal No. 8 will be issued at a prescribed period of time, classes/examinations which fall within that period will be cancelled.

 

Note
(i) Please refer to the CIE webpage for programmes of the College of International Education 
(ii) The above arrangements do not apply to the following:

Applied Learning (ApL) Courses and Hong Kong Baptist University Kindergarten (Please refer to the announcements made by the Education Bureau. Information about the Kindergarten is also available on its webpage.)
Corporate training / commissioned courses (Please refer to notices or webpages of individual courses)

Announcements made by the Education Bureau do NOT apply to the School’s courses (except ApL Courses and Hong Kong Baptist University Kindergarten).

 

October 2019

 

Public and School Holidays (Up to Jun 2020)

Classes will be suspended on:

Public Holiday:

14 Sept 2019
1 Oct 2019
7 Oct 2019
25-26 Dec 2019
1 Jan 2020
25 Jan 2020
27-28 Jan 2020
4 Apr 2020
10-11 Apr 2020
13 Apr 2020
30 Apr 2020
1 May 2020
25 Jun 2020

School Holiday:

13 Sep 2019 (only evening class will be suspended)

24 Dec 2019 (only evening class will be suspended)


31 Dec 2019 (only evening class will be suspended)

24 Jan 2020 (only evening class will be suspended)

 

 
Tel: (852) 3411 4309
Fax: (852) 3411 4302
Address: 2/F, Franki Centre, 320 Junction Road, Kowloon Tong
Email: sceeceed@hkbu.edu.hk