Internship and Service-learning Opportunities

 

The Department strongly encourages students to seek for internship/ service-learning opportunities to better prepare themselves for the job market and to cultivate sense of civil responsibilities. 

Our students were granted internship opportunities by the following organizations in recent years:

  • Leisure and Cultural Services Department
  • Hong Kong City Hall
  • The Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence
  • Walk in Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui Archives
  • Hong Kong Women Workers' Association
  • Hong Kong Eating Disorders Association Ltd.
  • Hong Kong Central Library
  • Greenpeace East Asia
  • World Vision Hong Kong
  • Kowloon Chamber of Commerce
  • Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited
  • Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF
  • The Conservancy Association Centre for Heritage (CACHe)
  • Beijing SDT Media Co., Ltd
  • National Library of China
  • etc

 

Selected sharing articles by students who participated in internship in recent years:

 

Newsletter Issue 21, Sept 2016

Newsletter Issue 11, Sept 2015

Newsletter Issue 9, May 2015

 

Service-learning Opportunities

 

Some of our courses incorporate service-learning elements and received service-learning grants:

 

Service-Learning Courses:

Department Course Code/Title
History

GCAP3016 Historic Landmarks, Heritage and Community

Self Photos / Files - GCAP3016_HistoricLandmarks

History GFHC1046 An Introduction to Gender, Class and Race
History HIST3106 Current Issues in Hong Kong and China
History, Language Centre

GCAP3006 Implementation of Service-Learning Engagement through Chinese Story Telling and Writing

Self Photos / Files - GCAP3006_ChineseStoryTelling

 

Service-Learning Mini-Grants:

Academic Year/Semester Dr. Fong-fong CHEN Dr. Kam-chau KWOK

 Sem1, 2018/19

 

HIST3106 Current Issue in Hong Kong and China

Sem 2, 2018/19

 

HIST4145 Historical Anthropology

Sem 2, 2019/20

 

HIST3106 Current Issue in Hong Kong and China

Sem 1, 2020/21

GFHC1046 Introduction to Gender, Class, and Race

HIST3106 Current Issue in Hong Kong and China

Sem 2, 2020/21

GFHC1046 Introduction to Gender, Class, and Race

 

 

Students-as-Partners Scheme:

Academic Year/Semester Dr. Fong-fong CHEN Dr. Kam-chau KWOK

Sem 2, 2020/21

GTSC2046 The Press and Public Opinion in China: Past, Present, and Future

GFHC1055 Global China in the Modern Age

Sem 1, 2021/22

GTCU2056 Adventures, Treasures, and Archaeology in China GFHC1055 Global China in the Modern Age

 

Further information can be obtained from the websites of:

Office of Student Affairs

Faculty of Social Sciences

Centre for Innovative Service-Learning