Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Sports, Exercise & Recreation courses
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Life & Health Sciences Sports, Exercise & Recreation

Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management
康樂及體育管理高等文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

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Course Code
HS099A
Application Code
1945-HS099A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
06 Sep 2021 (Mon)
Next intake(s)
09-2022
Duration
2 years
Language
English
Course Fee
HK$24,500 per year
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Deadline on 06 Aug 2021 (Fri)
Enquiries
2587 3154
2807 2054
Online Information Seminar

Date: 23 July 2021 (Friday)
Time: 1230 - 1330
Venue: Online seminar via ZOOM
Registration link:
https://hkuspace.hku.hk/event/20210723/online-seminar-ad-in-sport-coaching-and-performance-ad-in-fitness-and-exercise-studies-ad-in-sport-injury-prevention-and-management-and-ad-in-recreation-and-sports-management

* Successful registrants will receive a link and password for the seminar via email at least three days before the event.
*The School reserves the right to modify the schedule.

This programme is designed for people who are currently working in leisure administration or recreation and sports management positions, or who intend to pursue a career in the management of leisure services.

This programme aims to develop in students the necessary skills, abilities and knowledge required to work as a high level sport and recreation administrator or junior manager within the industry. They should be able to assess the individual/community requirements, to deliver the services in a safe, supportive and equitable manner and be able to manage recreation and sport projects.

Scholarship Opportunity

Students who are elite athletes can apply for the Western Harbour Tunnel Elite Athlete Education Scholarship, the deadline application is 31 May each year.

 

 

This is a 2-year programme.

  • Year 1 of the Advanced Diploma studies: Commencing in September 2021
  • Year 2 of the Advanced Diploma studies: Commencing in September 2022

Holders of this Advanced Diploma can apply for the BSc (Honours) Sport Management offered by HKU SPACE in collaboration with the University of Northumbria.

Remark:

HKU Library Reader's card will be offered to HKU SPACE part-time students (including Advanced Diploma). Library Reader's card gives students of this programme the right to On-site reading and On-site access to e-resources.  It does not grant students the right to borrow books and use remote access to selected e-resources. If students wish to borrow books and use remote access to selected e-resources,  an upgrade fee of HKD 1140 per year will be charged.

Application Code 1945-HS099A Apply Online Now
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Days / Time
  • Monday, 7:00pm - 9:30pm (Year 1) (occasionally classes may finish at 10pm)
  • Wednesday, 7:00pm - 9:30pm (Year 1) (occasionally classes may finish at 10pm)
  • Tuesday, 7:00pm - 9:30pm (Year 2) (occasionally classes may finish at 10pm)
  • Thursday, 7:00pm - 9:30pm (Year 2) (occasionally classes may finish at 10pm)
Venue

The programme includes teaching and assessment in the following subject areas:

Year 1: 

1. Recreation and Sports Administration in Practice

2. Fundamentals of Marketing  (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

3. Effective Financial Management in Recreation and Sports

4. Principles of Management

5. Operations Management

6. Programming and Promotion in Recreation and Sports (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

7. English for Academic and Professional Practice (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

Year 2: 

8. Special Event and Entertainment Management (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

9. Management Skills in Recreation and Sport  (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

10. Human Resource Management (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

11. Recreation and Sports Marketing (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

12. Recreation and Sport Project Development (No examination - assess by continous assessments)

Students who complete Modules 1 to 12 will receive the Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE.  Students who choose to exit after completing Modules 1 to 7 will be awarded a Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management.

 

 

Applicants shall:

  1. have gained in the HKDSE Examination Level 3 in 2 subjects and Level 2 in 3 subjects (including English Language); or equivalent; or
  2. have gained in the HKAL Grade E in 2 AL subjects and 3 passes at HKCEE Level (including #English Language) or, equivalent; or
  3. be at least 21 years of age and have 3 years of relevant work experience and provide evidence of English proficiency, such as HKCEE English Language at Level 2; or HKCEE English Language (Syllabus B) at Grade E or Grade C (Syllabus A); or equivalent.

Applicants may be required to attend an interview.

*Grade E (Syllabus B) or Grade C (Syllabus A) in pre-2007 or Level 2 obtained in and after 2007.

Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$24,500 per year (The course fee is reviewed annually and the fee for September 2021 is subject to change without prior notice)
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management
康樂及體育管理高等文憑
COURSE CODE 43F127221 FEES $49,000 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Recreation and Sports Marketing (Module from Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management)
COURSE CODE 43Z127372 FEES $4,150 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Human Resource Management (Module from Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management)
COURSE CODE 43Z12747A FEES $4,150 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Management Skills in Recreation and Sport (Module from Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management)
COURSE CODE 43Z127445 FEES $4,150 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Special Event and Entertainment Management (Module from Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management)
COURSE CODE 43Z12733A FEES $4,150 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Recreation and Sport Project Development (Module from Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management)
COURSE CODE 43Z127526 FEES $4,150 ENQUIRY 2587-3154
Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)
Some modules of this course have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [4])

The programme offers candidates the opportunity to begin academic development in the field of Recreation and Sports Management.

  1. Successful completors of the Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management may continue their studies for the BSc (Honours) Sport Management offered by HKU SPACE in collaboration with the University of Northumbria on a part time or full time basis.
  2. The Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management is recognized by Hong Kong’s National Sports Associations and will enhance career prospects for those wishing to pursue careers in Hong Kong Recreation and Sport managing bodies.
  3. Holders of the Advanced Diploma in Recreation and Sports Management may apply for Membership of the Hong Kong Recreation Management Association and this will be considered favourably.
  4. This programme has been approved as the basis for application to the City and Guilds Senior Awards at Licentiateship level.
  5. Holders of the Woodbadge offered by the Scout Association of Hong Kong are considered favourably for entry to this programme studies.

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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.