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First Year Exploration Week

Intergrated Learning Programme

Welcome to Lingnan University! As a new member of University, are you ready to face new challenges and grasp new opportunities for further development? What are your goals and expectations of your university life? How do you prepare yourself for the future? It’s time to plan for and make your University life more enjoyable and fulfilling!

In the First Year Exploration Week 2018, three series of ILP programmes are offered to you in the first three weeks of September:

 

Discovery Possibilities Discovery Series show you different perspectives of Lingnan University and how you could be motivated in response to the abundant learning opportunities.
sharing Personalities Shaping Series help you understand yourself and strengthen your positive traits, which lay foundation of your lifelong success.
action Take Action Series provide you a platform to put your thoughts into practice. Walk your talk, walk your thought!

 

Check out the programme schedule below and make online registration between 22 and 31 August 2018.

 

游泳入門工作坊 Swimming Workshop (Beginners)action

Objective:

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

  1. boost confidence in swimming;
  2. describe basic skills of swimming; and
  3. enjoy swimming.

 

Description:

These swimming workshops are especially designed for students who are fear or weak in swimming. Students will be enabled to acquire basic skills and stretch their limits in swimming.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5404

3/9 (Mon)

16:45 – 18:45

Tin Ka Ping Swimming Pool

5405

18:45 – 20:45

Instructor Mr. Wan Yiu Kwok (Experienced Swimming Instructor)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese, supplemented with English

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Physical Education)

Fee

$50 (Refundable if completed)

Enrollment

Register at SSC counter during 22/8 - 31/8/2018

 

 

 

體適能工作坊 Fitness Workshop action

Objective:

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

1.     use a range of fitness equipment effectively;

2.     identify comprehensive range of fitness programmes; and

3.     enjoy fitness exercises.

 

Description:

Good level of physical fitness will enhance our physical and mental wellness. Students will be enabled to acquire knowledge in several fitness programmes and techniques on how to use fitness equipment. Completed students will be eligible to use the fitness equipment in ease and to enjoy comfortable, engaging, and effective workouts at the University.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5379

3/9 (Mon)

10:30 – 12:30

Fitness Room,

Sports Complex

5380

3/9 (Mon)

13:30 – 15:30

5381

5/9 (Wed)

10:30 – 12:30

5382

5/9 (Wed)

13:30 – 15:30

5383

7/9 (Fri)

10:30 – 12:30

5384

7/9 (Fri)

13:30 – 15:30

5385

10/9 (Mon)

10:30 – 12:30

5386

10/9 (Mon)

13:30 – 15:30

5387

12/9 (Wed)

10:30 – 12:30

5388

12/9 (Wed)

13:30 – 15:30

5389

14/9 (Fri)

10:30 – 12:30

5390

14/9 (Fri)

13:30 – 15:30

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Mr. Poon Hiu Kong, Alfred (Experienced Fitness Instructor)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Physical Education)

Fee

$50 (Refundable if completed)

Enrollment

Please enroll at SSC counter on from 22/8/2018 to one working day before class commencement

 

性格類型: 自我認識及生命規劃

Self-understanding and Life Development sharing

Objectives:

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

  1. understand their individual personality and uniqueness;
  2. build up individual life goals; and
  3. work out individual potentials and strengths.

 

Description:

Why should we learn our personality types? Learning personality types is a way for better self-understanding. When you know what motivates and energizes you mostly, you can seek for more opportunities in developing your skills and strategies to work out your strengths and potentials. You may then become more well-rounded and capable of achieving great things in your life.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5318

5/9  (Wed)

18:30 – 20:30

AM319

Instructor/ Speaker

Ms. Yam Wan Lin, Elaine

(Assistant Student Services Manager I of Lingnan University and MBTI Step 1 & 2 Certificated Instructor)

Medium of Instruction

English / Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Intellectual Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/CRN5318

 

嶺南創新及創業計劃 – 香港創業周末@嶺南

Lingnan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program – Startup Weekend Hong Kong @ Lingnan development

Objectives:

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

  1. describe the programmes of Startup Weekend Hong Kong @ Lingnan;
  2. boost confidence in engaging with entrepreneurship; and
  3. enjoy entrepreneurship.

 

Description:

Lingnan Innovation and Entrepreneurship Program aims to promote entrepreneurial spirit and capacity in campus, creates a sense of social responsibility, build an innovation culture and entrepreneurial spirit in a liberal arts context. Come and join this session in collecting more information on the Startup Weekend Hong Kong @ Lingnan.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5347

6/9 (Thu)

17:00 – 18:00

LBYG01

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Mr. Nicholas Ooi

(Project Officer, Office of Service-Learning of Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

English

ILP Unit(s)

 1 (Intellectual Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/CRN5347

 

忍受還是享受?給新生們的閱讀建議

Give Up or Read Up? Some Tips for Freshman discovery

Objectives:

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

  1. acquire skills on how to read effectively;
  2. develop one’s reading habit; and
  3. enjoy reading. 

 

Description:

Reading is a crucial part of university study. Required reading book lists, extended readings etc.,  university students involve much times on reading. How to read effectively? This talk will give you some powerful tips and suggestions.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5423

10/9 (Mon)

16:30 – 17:30

MBG19

Instructor/ Speaker

Prof. Samson Yuen

(Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science of Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1 (Intellectual Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/CRN5423

 

身心靈伸展

Body & Mind: Stretching for Relaxation sharing

Objectives:

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

  1. experience mindfulness and yoga;
  2. coordinate body movements and breaths according to the primary level of yoga poses; and
  3. enjoy mindfulness and yoga.

 

Description:

This workshop will foster students to open their bodies and soothe the mind through gentle yoga poses. It will give you time to reconnect your body and mind by staying on yoga mat. By the practice of yoga and mindfulness, it will help you release daily stress.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5317

11/9/2018 (Tue)

18:30 – 20:00

AM320

Instructor/ Speaker

Ms. Yam Wan Lin, Elaine

(Assistant Student Services Manager I of Lingnan University and Certified Yoga Teacher (RYT 500))

Medium of Instruction

English / Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1.5 (Social & Emotional Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/CRN5317

 

星期二盛宴

Tuesdays with Mentors discovery

Objectives:

At the end of activity, students are able to:

  1. describe values and opportunities of the University;
  2. build up positive mind of university learning; and
  3. set goals for fulfilling university life.

 

Description:

Inspired by the book “Tuesdays with Morrie” written by Mitch Albom, a dinner talk “Tuesdays with Mentors” is held in one of the Tuesdays in September every year. It aims to provide additional reunion opportunities for mentors and mentees. An outstanding alumnus will be invited to give a short talk to participants about his or her life experience. Other alumni will also be invited to join the dinner to share their Lingnan and career experience with new students.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5319

11/9/2018 (Tue)

19:00 – 21:30

Lingnan House

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Ms. Carmen Lee (Alumna & Associate Account Director, Ruder Finn Asia)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

 1 (Social & Emotional Development)

Enrollment

Register via your NSO Group Leaders

 

嶺南大學義工服務日 2018

LU Service Day 2018 action

Objective:

At the end of the activities, students are able to:

  1. describe the concept of “Education for Service”;
  2. be aware of importance of community services; and
  3. acquire skills for community services.

 

Description:

In support of Lingnan University’s motto “Education for Service”, volunteer-service related student societies, including LU Wofoo Leaders’ Network (LUWLN) and UNI-Y, coordinate with Student Services Centre to organise service project in LU Service Day. We are inviting first-year students to make wonderful results in volunteering. We care for others, to make a positive impact for the betterment of humanity. Join hands with your fellows to serve our community in LU Service Day. For more details, please visit our website at http://www.ln.edu.hk/ssc/ce.

Date

Time

Venue

15/9/2018 (Sat)

afternoon (exact time depends on projects)

Lingnan Campus /

Tuen Mun District

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

LU Wofoo Leaders’ Network (LUWLN), UNI-Y and Student Services Centre

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2 - 4 (Civic Education)

CE Hours

2 - 4 (Training/Service Practicums)

Remarks

http://www.LN.edu.hk/ssc/ce