Learning and Cultural Enhancement Section

Academic Success Seminars


6 Oct 2020 and 22 Oct 2020


12:30 pm – 2:15 pm


would be conducted via zoom



Target Participants

All CUHK students

Enrolment/ Application


Application Deadline:
Seminar 1 – 29 September 2020 (Tuesday)
Seminar 2 – 15 October 2020 (Thursday)
Seats are limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Please register as soon as possible!


Tel: 3943-3164
E-mail: leos@cuhk.edu.hk


Seminar 1 – Are you ready to S.O.A.R.? Student Orientation for Academic Readiness

How prepared are you for your academic journey at the CUHK? How can you set the tone right for academic success in your chosen programme?

The session will provide you with an overview of essential study skills in English at university level. Time management skills and various useful campus resources that enrich your university life will also be introduced.

Date: 6 October 2020 (Tuesday)
Time: 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM
Language: English
Speaker: Dr. Yvonne Loong (ILC)


Seminar 2 – Skills for Life: Listening, Note-taking and Oral Presentation Skills

If you are worried about studying effectively in university, especially in listening and speaking, come to this workshop to sharpen your academic skills.

This session will help you gain the most out of lectures and do the best in tutorial presentations. You will learn how to actively listen in class, take effective notes and speak with confidence.

Date: 22 October 2020 (Thursday)
Time: 12:30 PM – 2:15 PM
Language: English
Speaker: Ms. Sharon Wong (ILC)