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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 2017, 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 23 and 31 August 2017.

 

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

5317

4/9 (Mon)

16:45 – 18:45

Tin Ka Ping Swimming Pool

5318

18:45 – 20:45

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Ms. Carmen Tsui

(Assistant Manager (Physical Education) I, Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese, supplemented with English

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Physical Education)

Fee

$50 (Refundable if completed)

Enrollment

Register at SSC counter during 23/8 - 31/8/2017

 

 

 

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

5322

4/9 (Mon)

10:30 – 12:30

Fitness Room,

Sports Complex

5323

5/9 (Tue)

5324

6/9 (Wed)

5325

7/9 (Thu)

5326

8/9 (Fri)

5327

11/9 (Mon)

5328

12/9 (Tue)

5329

13/9 (Wed)

5330

14/9 (Thu)

5331

15/9 (Fri)

5332

18/9 (Mon)

5333

19/9 (Tue)

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Mr. Ellis Chan (Experienced Fitness Instructor)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Physical Education)

Fee

$50 (Refundable if completed)

Enrollment

Register at SSC counter during 23/8 - 31/8/2017

 

 

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

5397

6/9/2017 (Wed)

17:00 – 18:00

LBYG02

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/201709_5397

 

 

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

5382

7/9 & 14/9/2017 (Thu)

15:00 – 17:00

AM319

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

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)

4 (Intellectual Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/201709_5382

 

 

禪繞繪畫與靜觀

Zentangle and Mindfulness Workshop sharing

Objectives:

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

  1. acquire basic techniques of zentangle drawing;
  2. practise concentration and mindfulness during zentangle drawing; and
  3. enjoy mindfulness.

 

Description:

Zentangle is a meditative art form. Unplanned patterns unfold your creativity and flexibility. Just concentrate your doodling without distractions, without interruptions, without demands from the outside world. You are the cornerstone of your tribe to design your own unique patterns.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5381

11/9/2017 (Mon)

17:00 – 19:00

AM319

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Ms. Yam Wan Lin Elaine

(Assistant Student Services Manager I of Lingnan University, Zentangle Certificated Instructor and Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 500))

Medium of Instruction

English / Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

2 (Social & Emotional Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/201709_5381

 

 

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

5383

11/9/2017 (Mon)

16:30 – 17:30

MBG01

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Prof. Chen Hoi Fai

(Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Social Policy of Lingnan University)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

1 (Intellectual Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/201709_5383

 

 

分享一點愛:手製拓染明信片製作工作坊

Spread the Love out: Postcard Making Workshop action

Objectives:

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

  1. acquire basic techniques of postcard making;
  2. practice positive minds; and
  3. enjoy spreading love.

 

Description:

By writing and creating a postcard from pounding the color out of leaves and flowers, you can spread the love and pass the positive energy to the neighborhood. Don’t underestimate your little action. Sometimes a smile, a hug, a positive message is big enough to change the world.

CRN

Date

Time

Venue

5398

6/9/2017 (Wed)

17:00 – 18:30

AM317

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Ms. Siu Ching

(Founder of Giants Tie Dye, Lingnan Alumni)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese, supplemented with English

ILP Unit(s)

1.5 (Social & Emotional Development)

Registration

https://www.ln.edu.hk/sys/regbuilder/registration/201709_5398

 

 

嶺南大學義工服務日 2017

LU Service Day 2017 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

16/9/2017 (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

 

 

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

5399

19/9/2017 (Tue)

19:00 – 21:30

Lingnan House

Instructor(s)/ Speaker(s)

Ms. Taki Chan (Lingnan Alumni)

Medium of Instruction

Cantonese

ILP Unit(s)

 1 (Social & Emotional Development)

Enrollment

Register via your NSO Group Leaders