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Higher Diploma

Higher Diploma in Management
管理學高級文憑

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable ProgrammeCEF Reimbursable Courses NO. : 21Z09584-6, 21Z09585-4, 23Z09586-8, 23Z09587-6, 25Z09591-A
2 years full-time
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Commencement : SEP 2019
Application Deadline : 31 AUG 2019

Specialization

The Higher Diploma in Management has 3 specialisations. The option enables students to choose their own interests to suit their future studies and future career. Specialisation includes:

 

  • Aviation Administration
  • Justice Administration and Law Enforcement
  • Sport and Healthy Living

Programme Features

  • Qualification awarded by Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Quality assurance by Hong Kong Baptist University
  • Professional teaching team
  • Multiple learning experience
  • Excellent campus facilities
  • Linkage to both local and overseas undergraduate programmes

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for HKDSE candidates (current year)

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Online Application

for other applicants

The Higher Diploma in Management is a two-year full-time programme. Students are required to take a total of 63 units (21 courses).

 

Courses Units Number of Courses
Generic Skills Courses 15 5
Discipline Required Courses 33 11
Specialisation Courses 15 5
Total: 63 21

Students are required to take the following courses:

 

Generic Skills Courses (15 units, 5 courses)
Course Code Course Name Units
HDGS0301 English for Business 3
HDGS0302 Applied Putonghua 3
HDGS0303 Practical Chinese Writing 3
HDGS0304 Business Mathematics 3
HDGS0305 Personal Growth and Development 3
Discipline Required Courses (33 units, 11 courses)
HDMT1301
Principles of Accounting

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

3
HDMT1302
Principles of Marketing

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

3
HDMT1303
Supply Chain and Operations Management

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

3
HDMT1304
Financial Management

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

3
HDMT1305
Human Resources Management
3
HDMT1306
Principles of Management

Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Programme / Course

3
HDMT1307
Business Economics
3
HDMT1308
Technology, Business and Society
3
HDMT1309
Organisational Behaviour
3
HDMT1310
International Business
3
HDMT1311
Management Project
3
Specialisation Courses (15 units, 5 courses)
Aviation Administration
HDMT2311 Airline Business and Operations 3
HDMT2312 Airport Operations and Management 3
HDMT2313 Safety Management Systems in Aviation 3
HDMT2314 Service Management in Aviation Industry 3
HDMT2315 Air Freight Operations 3
Justice Administration and Law Enforcement
HDMT2301 Introduction to Criminal Justice System and Law Enforcement in Hong Kong 3  
HDMT2302 Crimes and Criminal Law 3
HDMT2303 Public Policy and Administration 3
HDMT2304 Practices of Law Enforcement in Hong Kong
HDMT2305 Policing and Law Enforcement Agencies in Hong Kong 3  
Sport and Healthy Living
HDMT2306 Healthy Living and Applications 3
HDMT2307 Sport and Recreation 3
HDMT2308 Physical Activity and Health 3
HDMT2309 Risk Management in Sport 3
HDMT2310 Sport Facility Design and Management 3

Students are encouraged to participate in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for enrichment of learning experience and personal development.

 

Visit to Airport Authority

Visit to Airport Authority

Visit to Local Airline

Visit to Local Airline

Visit to Wu Kwai Sha Youth Village

Visit to Police Station (Western District)

Visit to Police Station (Western District)

Visit to Police Station (Wong Tai Sin District)

Visit to Police Station (Wong Tai Sin District)

Rouliqiu Demonstration by Hong Kong Rouliqiu Association

Rouliqiu Demonstration by Hong Kong Rouliqiu Association

Visit to Quarry Bay Park Sport and Recreation Facility

Visit to Quarry Bay Park Sport and Recreation Facility

Visit to Customs and Excise Training School

Visit to Customs and Excise Training School

Students who successfully obtain 63 units as required by the programme, attaining a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 for all courses attempted and having passed all courses stipulated by the programme are eligible for graduation. The qualification of Higher Diploma in Management shall be awarded by Hong Kong Baptist University.

The medium of instruction for formal classroom teaching is English. Exemption from using English as the medium of instruction will be applied for individual courses.

  • Libraries
  • Learning Commons
  • Recreation facilities
  • IT facilities and web-based learning system
  • Medical and dental services
  • Counselling support

Graduates may choose to apply for admission to the undergraduate programmes including local UGC-funded, self-funded, programmes offered by HKBU-SCE in collaboration with the University of South Australia and other overseas undergraduate programmes.

 

Articulation

A wide range of career opportunities are available for graduates in related discipline.

 

Aviation Administration

  • Operations officer (airworthiness) at Civil Aviation Department
  • Assistant operations officers
  • Services control & dispatch officers, customer service officers
  • Ticketing & information services officers
  • Flight attendants

 

Justice Administration and Law Enforcement

  • Policing
  • Immigration
  • Correctional Services
  • Security Management

 

Sport and Healthy Living

  • Amenities Assistants
  • Assistant Leisure Services Managers
  • Recreation and Properties Officers
  • Gym Supervisors
  • Recreation Assistants
  • Executive Assistants

 

Recognition of Higher Diploma for Civil Service Appointment

Higher Diploma (HD) is valuable standalone qualifications. Holders of such qualifications are fully prepared to take up jobs at elementary management and assistant professional levels. At present, 14 grades in the government set locally accredited HD as the qualification requirement for their entry ranks. These grades are Ambulance Officer, Assistant Information Officer (Design) / (Photo), Assistant Leisure Services Manager II, Assistant Programme Officer, Health Inspector II, Immigration Officer, Inspector of Customs and Excise, Inspector of Police, Occupational Safety Officer II, Officer (Correctional Services), Operations Officer (Airworthiness), Police Translator II, Station Officer (Operational) / (Control) and Statistical Officer II.

(Source: ipass.gov.hk, 19/03/2018)

Application Fee: HK$150*
Tuition Fee:

HK$98,280* (by four instalments)

* Tuition fees and application fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Scholarships to recognise students’ outstanding achievements are bestowed on the selected recipients on the basis of academic merits or other criteria as set out by the School or donors.

 

Click here for more information on the scholarship.

Government Student Financial Assistance Scheme

Students can apply for Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (FASP) and Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary Students (NLSPS) from the Government. Please refer to the website of Student Finance Office (SFO) for details.

 

Continuing Education Fund

The Continuing Education Fund (CEF) subsidises adults with learning aspirations to pursue continuing education and training courses. Please refer to the website of CEF for details.

 

Click here for information on the financial assistance.

The minimum admission requirements of the programme are as follows:

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE): Level 2 in five subjects# (including Chinese Language* and English Language); OR
  • Successful completion of the Diploma Yi Jin; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications to be assessed by the School; OR
  • Applicants aged 21 or above with acceptable qualifications to justify admission.

 

# A DSE applicant is allowed to use not more than two Applied Learning subjects in the application.
* “Attained” or above in Applied Learning Chinese (for non-Chinese speaking students) would be accepted as an alternative Chinese Language qualification.

2019 HKDSE Applicants

The Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) applicants can submit their application through the E-APP of the Education Bureau.

 

Other Applicants

Other applicants should apply through the SCE Online Application System.

 

Key Dates

  HKDSE Applicants
(current year)
Other Applicants SCE-DCFS and SCE-DYJ
(current year)
Application

• Submit application via E-APP

• Receive acknowledgement email

• Submit application via SCE Online Application System

• Receive acknowledgement email

Current students of Diploma Yi Jin (DYJ) and Diploma of College Foundation Studies (DCFS) offered by the School of Continuing Education (SCE), Hong Kong Baptist University could submit application via the Special Admission Scheme.
Interview

• Receive interview invitation by email

• Attend interview in May/Jun 2019

Result Notification Notifications are normally issued within 7 working days after the interview
Claim Offer Applicants with Conditional Offers should claim offer on 10 Jul 2019 Applicants with Conditional Offers should claim offer according to the result notification issued.
New Student Orientation Aug 2019
Commencement of Study Sep 2019

2019 HKDSE Applicants

 

Payment (for 1st semester)

Amount

Due Date

Methods

Tuition fee deposit

HK$5,000

Noon of 15 July 2019#

by internet banking

/PPS/ATM/cheque

Tuition fee balance

HK$19,570

6 August 2019

 

Other Applicants

 

Admission Offer Issue Date

Payment (for 1st semester)

Amount

Due Date

Methods

On or before 3 July 2019

Tuition fee deposit

HK$5,000

7 working days from the date of offer

by internet banking

/PPS/ATM/cheque

Tuition fee balance

HK$19,570

12 July 2019

From 4 July 2019 onwards

Tuition fee (No deposit)

HK$24,570

Full pay within 2-7 working days from the date of offer (depending on the issue date of admission offer)

 

#Applicants who apply for the Programme on or after 15 July 2019, please refer to the due date of the tuition fee deposit stated on the debit note.

Date

5 June 2019 (Wed)

 8 July 2019 (Mon)

Time

2:30 pm

Venue

SCE1102, 11/F, Madam Chan Wu Wan Kwai School of Continuing Education Tower, Hong Kong Baptist University, 9 Baptist University Road, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon (Campus Map)

Language Used

 Cantonese

Enquiries

 3411 5452

Seat Reservation

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(I) Qualification & Recognition

01. What is Sub-degree?

Sub-degree is a collective term of post-secondary qualifications. It includes Higher Diploma and Associate Degree, both of which are at Level 4 under the 7-level Qualifications Framework.

 

02. What are the differences between Higher Diploma and Associate Degree programmes?

Both Higher Diploma and Associate Degree programmes equip students with generic skills, practical vocational skills as well as knowledge in specialised disciplines. In general, Higher Diploma programmes are more vocation-oriented while Associate Degree programmes put more emphasis on general education. Upon completion of Higher Diploma programmes, graduates will have acquired knowledge and skills necessary to further study in universities or pursue career in professions.

 

03. Are the Academic Awards of this Programme conferred by the HKBU?

The awards are conferred by the Hong Kong Baptist University.

 

04. Has the Programme gone through any accreditation?

The Programme has gone through a vigorous accreditation process and was approved by the Senate of HKBU. Consistent review exercise is regularly performed to ensure the teaching, learning and assessment of the Programme are in good quality and are up to standard. Referring to the Qualifications Framework (QF) established by the Education Bureau (please see below), the qualification of the Programme is equivalent to Level 4.

 

Level 1: Certificate

Level 2: Certificate

Level 3: Diploma

Level 4: High Diploma, Associate Degree

Level 5: Bachelor Degree

Level 6: Master Degree, Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma

Level 7: Doctorate Degree

 

More information can be also obtained from the Information Portal for Accredited Post-secondary Programmes (iPASS).

 

(II) Application & Admission

05. Can I apply for the Programme?

The minimum entry requirements of the Programme are as follows:

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE): Level 2 in five subjects# (including Chinese Language* and English Language); OR
  • Successful completion of the Diploma Yi Jin; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications to be assessed by the School; OR
  • Applicants aged 21 or above with acceptable qualifications to justify admission.

# A DSE applicant is allowed to use not more than two Applied Learning subjects in the application.
* “Attained” or above in Applied Learning Chinese (for non-Chinese speaking students) would be accepted as an alternative Chinese Language qualification.

 

 

06. How can I apply for admission?

HKDSE candidates: candidates can submit their applications through the “Electronic Advance Application System for Post-secondary Programmes” (E-APP) of the Education Bureau.

Other applicants: applicants can submit their applications through the SCE Online Application System.

 

07. Do I have to attend any admission interview?

Applicants will be invited to attend an admission interview, if necessary. Individual notification of the interview details will be sent to the applicants by e-mail or phone.

 

08. Are there any information talks about the Programme?

Information Talks will regularly be held. For details, please visit the programme webpage.

 

(III) Fees & Aids

09. What fees should be paid when applying/studying for the Programme?

The tuition fee for the whole two-year programme is HK$98,280 (63 units) to be paid by four instalments. The application fee is HK$150. These fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable. In addition to tuition fees, students will be required to pay other fees, such as caution money and students’ union fees.

 

10. Can I apply for financial assistance from the government?

The following government financial assistance schemes are available for students:

  • Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary students (FASP)
  • Non-means-tested Loan Scheme for Post-secondary students (NLSPS)
  • Student Travel Subsidy for Tertiary Students

For further information, please visit the website of the Student Finance Office (SFO).

 

11. Has the programme been included in the list of reimbursable courses for Continuing Education Fund (CEF) purposes?

Some courses of the programme have been included in the list of reimbursable courses for CEF purposes. Please refer to the website of CEF for details.

 

12. Are there any scholarships or grants?

Scholarships to recognise students’ outstanding achievements are bestowed on the selected recipients on the basis of academic merits or other criteria as set out by the School or donors.

 

(III) Programme

13. Where are the teaching venues?

Classes will mainly be held in the Kowloon Tong main campus.

 

14. What is the medium of instruction?

The medium of instruction for formal classroom teaching is English. Exemption from using English as the medium of instruction will be applied for individual courses.

 

15. What facilities and services are available for students?

.Libraries
.Learning Commons
.Recreation facilities
.IT facilities and web-based learning system
.Medical and dental services
.Counselling support

 

16. Are there any graduation requirements for the Programme?

Students who successfully obtain 63 units as required by the programme, attaining a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 for all courses attempted and having passed all courses stipulated by the programme are eligible for graduation.

 

17. If I failed a course, what should I do?

In case a student failed in a course, he/she may be allowed to sit for supplementary examination or needs to re-take the course.

 

18. Will I have the opportunity to further my studies after completing this Programme?

Graduates may choose to apply for admission to the undergraduate programmes including local UGC-funded, 
self-funded, programmes offered by HKBU-SCE in collaboration with the University of South Australia and 
other overseas undergraduate programmes.

 

19. What is the career prospect after graduating from this Programme?

A wide range of career opportunities are available for graduates in related discipline.

 

Aviation Administration

  • Operations officer (airworthiness) at Civil Aviation Department
  • Assistant operations officers
  • Services control & dispatch officers, customer service officers
  • Ticketing & information services officers
  • Flight attendants

 

Justice Administration and Law Enforcement

  • Policing
  • Immigration
  • Correctional Services
  • Security Management

 

Sport and Healthy Living

  • Amenities Assistants
  • Assistant Leisure Services Managers
  • Recreation and Properties Officers
  • Gym Supervisors
  • Recreation Assistants
  • Executive Assistants

 

Recognition of Higher Diploma for Civil Service Appointment

Higher Diploma (HD) is valuable standalone qualifications. Holders of such qualifications are fully prepared to take up jobs at elementary management and assistant professional levels. At present, 14 grades in the government set locally accredited HD as the qualification requirement for their entry ranks. These grades are Ambulance Officer, Assistant Information Officer (Design) / (Photo), Assistant Leisure Services Manager II, Assistant Programme Officer, Health Inspector II, Immigration Officer, Inspector of Customs and Excise, Inspector of Police, Occupational Safety Officer II, Officer (Correctional Services), Operations Officer (Airworthiness), Police Translator II, Station Officer (Operational) / (Control) and Statistical Officer II. (Source: ipass.gov.hk, 19/03/2018)

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The above information is for reference only. The School reserves the right to make alterations or to cancel any class/programme without prior notice.