Date: Monday, August 31 2015

CAR Subject

APSS1A22 Promotion of Leadership Qualities in University Students



The objectives of this subject are to :

  1. enable students to learn and integrate theories, research and concepts of basic personal qualities (particularly intrapersonal and interpersonal qualities) of effective leaders;
  2. train students to develop and reflect on their intrapersonal and interpersonal qualities;
  3. promote the development of an active pursuit of knowledge on personal qualities in leadership amongst students.


Exclusion Requirement

Students who are required to take either “APSS1L01 Tomorrow’s Leaders” or “MM1051 Tango! Managing Self & Leading Others” for graduation are not eligible to take the subject.


Reading and Writing Requirement

This subject will enable students to fulfill the English Reading and Writing requirement (ER/EW) which is one of the graduation requirements.


Target Students

Full-time or Part-time students undertaking a 4-year degree curriculum. 



60 (day class)
60 (evening class)


Offering Semester

This subject will be offered in S1 of 2015-16


Subject Registration

Please enroll the subject (APSS1A22) at eStudent during the following periods :

Subject Registration Period for PT Students

27-29 Jul 2015

Subject Registration Period for FT Students

24 -25 & 27 Aug 2015

Add/drop period for All FT & PT Students

31 Aug - 12 Sept 2015



Miss Yammy Chak (Academic Enquiry)       2766 7832       yammy.chak @polyu.edu.hk
Ms. Sally Tang (Administrative Enquiry)      2766 5867       sally.tang@polyu.edu.hk



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