Abbreviation FT / PT
PGDES FT / PT

This programme aims to satisfy the need for higher education in the Earth Sciences of:

- High school Geography teachers – Dynamic Earth, Weather & Climate
- High school Science teachers – Integrated Science: Water for Living, Earth as a System, Weather, Energy and Air Quality, Exploring the Materials World; Chemistry: Planet Earth, Rocks & Minerals
- Engineers, architects, surveyors, planners and environmental scientists
- Graduates with a professional or amateur interest in Earth Sciences

Field work at the weekends is a component of several of the courses. Students who have achieved good grades in their PGDES courses may apply to transfer to the MSc in the field of Applied Geosciences.

Mode of Attendance

Full Time (one year, including daytime, evenings and occasional meetings scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays for field trips and site visits)

Part Time (two years, including evenings and occasional meetings scheduled on Saturdays and Sundays for field trips and site visits)

Medium of Instruction
English
Programme Entrance Requirements

A Bachelor's degree with First or Second Class Honours

Programme Admissions Advisor
Professor AW Malone
Tel: 2559 2555
Fax: 2517 6912
Email: awmalone@hku.hk
Dr LNY Wong
Tel: 2241 5970
Fax: 2517 6912
Email: lnywong@hku.hk

Contacts
Tel: 3917 5287
Website: http://www.scifac.hku.hk

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