Programmes Leading to PolyU-SPEED Awards
Diploma in Active Ageing*
Programme Starting Date
Aims and Objectives
*The programme is subject to the final approval by PolyU in mid-2018. The programme curriculum and subjects to be offered are subject to final approval.
Medium of Instruction
Credits Required for Graduation
The programme consists of 10 compulsory subjects of 3 credits each.
Students who have completed 30 credits of study with satisfactory results will be awarded the Diploma in Active Ageing.
Students who have completed 9 credits of study with satisfactory results may apply to exit the programme of study with the exit award of Certificate in Active Ageing.
Applicants are expected to have the following qualification:
- Secondary 6 or equivalent, OR
- Secondary 5 or equivalent plus 3 years of full-time work experience, OR
- QF Level 3 qualification.
Applicants who cannot provide proof of attainment of the requisite qualification but have accumulated at least 10 years of work experience in senior positions will also be considered on an individual basis. They will be required to demonstrate to the Admission Interview Panel their ability to complete the programme.
Application Fee: Free of charge for 2018/19
Tuition Fee: HK$1,865 per credit for 2018/19 academic year (Tuition fee is charged on a semester basis)
Completed application form, together with copies of academic qualification certifications and other supporting documents (if any), should be submitted by hand or by post to any of the SPEED Offices during the period from 3 March to 30 June 2018.
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