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Central-Asian Programme – Online Capacity Building on Social Work Education and Social Work Research

Led by Dr. Benjamin Hok Bun KU, Associate Professor of Department of Applied Social Sciences (APSS), the 2-day programme organised by China Research and Development Network of APSS and the Department of Sociology and Social Work at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University was successfully held on 14 & 15 October 2020.   This...

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APSS1A21/M/U/V Service Leadership

CAR Subject APSS1A21/M Service Leadership   Award The subject received the Bronze Award under the category of “Ethical leadership” in the Wharton-QS Stars Reimagine Education Awards 2016 for its success in fostering and encouraging leadership among students and ensuring that students are aware of the ethical implications of leadership. In 2018, the Leadership and Intrapersonal...

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Project to Develop a Computerised Cognitive Screening Test for Seniors to Identify Early Cognitive impairments in Preclinical Phase

A research team led by Dr. Ada Wai Tung FUNG, Assistant Professor at Department of Applied Social Sciences, has received a grant of HK$449,000 from the government’s competitive Innovation and Technology Fund for Better Living (FBL), for the project entitled “Hong Kong - Vigilance and Memory Test (HKVMT) to enhance...

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