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Boundless Social Work – Capacity Building on Social Work Practice Research

  APSS China and Global Development Network at PolyU, and the Department of Sociology and Social Work at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University co-organised an online workshop titled “Capacity Building on Social Work Practice Research” on 7 October 2021.   We were honored to have the following officiating guests:  

  • Zhaslan NURTAZIN, Deputy Consul-General...

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Nomination for The Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU APSS 2022

  The year of 2022 marks the 85th Anniversary of PolyU, and the Department of Applied Social Sciences (APSS) is now calling for nominations for the Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU APSS 2022.   The Outstanding Alumni Award of PolyU APSS aims to give public recognition to outstanding APSS graduates for their professional achievements and...

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Undergraduate INFO Day 2021 – FULL HOUSE!

POLYU Undergraduate INFO Day was successfully held on 10 October 2021. Our staff were very grateful with the overwhelming interest in our BA (Hons) Scheme in Applied Social Sciences (JS3250). This Scheme offers two major awards:   BA (Hons) in Social Work; or BA (Hons) in Social Policy and Social Entrepreneurship   Learn more about BA...

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New Books by Chitat CHAN and Yanto CHANDRA

    Dr CHAN, Chitat   Media-informed Narrative Practice introduces you to an interview approach; it does not preach or teach, but it enables participants to explore and curate themselves through their own narratives. When individuals see that life stories can have multiple interpretations, they will be more open-minded and wiser in facing life...

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