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Pre-Registration for Chung Chi Final-Year GE Course in 2021/22 – Special extension of deadline to March 31, 2021

The original deadline of March 15 for pre-registering GECC4130 “Senior Seminar” to be offered in 2021/22 is now extended to March 31, 2021 (Wednesday). Students who need to attend the said course in 2021/22 must complete the required pre-registration procedures with the College GE Office by the extended deadline.

For students who have not yet formed a complete group of four for the course, they should contact the College GE Office and send in the Form for Request for Assignment into a Group by College GE Office by the above extended deadline.

Any late registration after the above extended deadline (i.e. March 31, 2021) may not be accepted, and will be processed according to regulations laid down in Chapter 10 of the “Course Introduction” document (downloadable from the GECC4130 sub-page under the College GE website).


Pre-Registration for Chung Chi Final-Year GE Course in 2021/22 (by March 15, 2021)

(1) Course Introduction Information

GECC4130 “Senior Seminar” is the capstone course under the College General Education Programme required of Chung Chi undergraduates. The course runs in the first semester of every academic year, with its pre-registration and other important preparations carried out in the preceding semester. Detailed course information for 2021/22 is now available on the GECC4130 sub-page under the College GE website for access by students. Information include: (1) Course Outline, (2) Course Introduction Document, and (3) Introductory Slides.

Students are advised to make careful and responsible study plan as to which year they will attend the course, especially those who may participate in exchange or internship programmes. Late registration or withdrawal after March 15, 2021 may not be accepted, and will be processed according to regulations laid down in Chapter 10 of the “Course Introduction” document.

Please read through other important details like topic formulation, group composition, registration procedures, etc. on the documents available on the GECC4130 sub-page under the College GE website.

(2) Pre-registration for GECC4130 – March 1 to 15, 2021

Students who would like to attend GECC4130 of 2021/22 Term 1 should complete the pre-registration by submitting the group registration details via the designated online form from March 1 (Monday) to March 15, 2021 (Monday). The following details of the proposed project are required at group registration: (i) project title, (ii) project description, and (iii) an elaboration on how the specialties and/or learning experience (from academic background or non-formal education in college life) of the four members are being integrated into the study.

One submission from each group is needed, to be done by the contact person. Each member must check carefully the personal particulars and topic details contained in the auto-notification sent to their the CUHK @link mailboxes.

(3) To Be Assigned into Group by GE Office – by March 11, 2021

Students who are unable to form a complete team on their own can fill in and send the PDF form “Request for Assignment into a Group by College GE Office“ to cccge@cuhk.edu.hk on or before March 11, 2021 (Thu). Students will be assigned to a team based on the interdisciplinary principle. Member change is not allowed to the assigned team.

(4) Important Dates

From Mar 1 (Mon)

Form Team and Propose Preliminary Topic
Pre-registration at
https://tiny.cc/reg4130
Submit team members information, topic title and topic description

By Mar 11 (Thur)

Grouping assistance from College GE Office
Students unable to form a complete interdisciplinary team to email PDF form to cccge@cuhk.edu.hk

Mar 15 (Mon)

Deadline of Pre-registration
Pre-registration acknowledgment email sent to all team members’ CU @link email accounts. All team members must check properly the submitted students information and project details.

Apr 16 or 23 (Fri)

First class meeting (via Zoom) with course supervisor
Students are requested to reserve both afternoons of Apr 16 and Apr 23 for the moment. Class section assignment will be announced before the confirmed meeting date.

 

Enquiries: 3943-6445 / 3943-6190 / cccge@cuhk.edu.hk


Chung Chi GE Courses for Freshmen 2020/21

All Chung Chi Year 1 students are required to take a total of 3 units College freshmen GE courses in the 1st term unless an exemption has previously been approved by the College. The enrolment is centrally assigned by the College GE Office via the Chinese University Student Information System (CUSIS). Students DO NOT need to register these courses by themselves during the course registration exercise, but SHOULD reserve 3 units as well as the timeslot of 2:30 - 6:15 pm on Fridays in their first term timetable for these classes.

(A) Assignment of Course Packages

Local and non-local students will be respectively assigned to the following course packages with different languages of instruction:

(i)

Local freshmen

GECC1130
Idea of a University

2 units

to be conducted in Chinese, mainly Cantonese

GECC1131
Idea of a University: Student-Oriented Teaching

1 unit

to be conducted in Chinese, mainly Cantonese

(ii)

Non-local freshmen

GEJC1120
College, University and Community

2 units

to be conducted in English

GEJC1110
College, University and Community: Student-Oriented Teaching

1 unit

to be conducted in Putonghua for Mainland freshmen and in English for other non-local freshmen

(B) Date of First Class

GECC1130 and GECC1131 will begin to meet on September 11 (Friday), at 2:30-5:45pm. Students may check the Zoom meeting information of the Sep 11 class on the Blackboard of GECC1130. GEJC1120 and GEJC1110 will begin on September 18, i.e. Friday in Week 2.
 

(C) Switching of Course Packages

Requests for a change between the GECC1130/GECC1131 and GEJC1120/GEJC1110 packages will ONLY be considered when sufficient reasons are provided and justified. Students concerned should complete a “Course Add/Drop Form for Undergraduate Course 1st Term” (downloadable from the website of Registration and Exams Section) and submit it to Chung Chi College General Education Office (cccge@cuhk.edu.hk) no later than September 11, 2020 (Friday) for consideration.

Late applications may not be considered.

Enquiries: 3943-6445 / 3943-6190 / cccge@cuhk.edu.hk


Announcement on Special Arrangement of E&D - Summer Trips Cancellation

After assessing the latest development of the COVID-19 pandemic, the College has resolved that a number of its summer programmes planned for 2020 summer will be cancelled. As a result, the E&D study scheme affiliated to GECC4130, Term 1, 2020/21 cannot be implemented as planned.

There will be special arrangements to be made in response to the trip cancellation, with relevant details provided to all students enrolled in the E&D study scheme in the email sent on March 18, 2020 afternoon titled “Special Arrangement of E&D - Summer Trips Cancellation”. Students concerned please refer to the email and take action accordingly.

Enquiries: 3943-6445 / 3943-6190 / cccge@cuhk.edu.hk