Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Business Management, Human Capital Leadership courses
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Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation
數碼轉型工商管理深造文憑

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

Course Code
MS125A
Application Code
1865-MS125A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
05 Jan 2021 (Tue)
Next intake(s)
06 May 2021 (Thu)
Duration
12 months to 24 months
Language
English
Course Fee
Total Tuition Fee: HKD$36,000
[Tuition Fee by 3 instalments]
How to Apply
Deadline on 18 Dec 2020 (Fri)
Enquiries
2867 8310
2861 0278

The Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation aims to equip current and potential business leaders with the knowledge and competencies to lead the digital transformation of their organisations.  The programme adopts a practical approach with the goal of preparing students with the skills to develop digital strategies for their organisations as well as addressing common issues that may arise with the transformation.

TARGET STUDENT GROUP
  • Business leaders that need to lead their organizations through digital transformation;
  • Department heads that need to work with the organization to transform their  departments;
  • HR professionals that need to support the workforce transformation of their  organizations;
  • Professionals interested in understanding more about digital transformation of   organizations.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completion of the programme, students should be able to:

  1. Critically evaluate established and emerging concepts, principles, theories and philosophies underpinning the broad area of digital transformation;
  2. Apply the knowledge of digital business models and strategies to a range of diverse business situations;
  3. Analyse and apply emerging and established methodologies to solve organisational problems associated with the transforming to a digital business;
  4. Apply knowledge in data analytics during the managerial decision-making process; AND
  5. Apply psychology and people management principles to engage employees to perform in the direction of the organisation’s goals.

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation comprises 6 modules with a total 60 credits.

6 Modules:

M1. Building the Business Strategy for Digital Transformation
M2. Designing the Organisation for Digital Transformation 
M3. Creating Value through Platform Business Models
M4. Innovative Practices and Techniques 
M5. Business Analytics for Managers 
M6. Leading and Managing Change for Digital Transformation

Upon passing of all the continuous assessment and the examination, students will be awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE the “Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation”.

Student may exit with a  “Postgraduate Certificate in Business Management for Digital Transformation” after the completion of any 2 modules from modules 1 - 4 and 1 module from module 5 or 6.

INTAKE

  • 3 intakes per year (Sept; Jan; May)

Study Duration and Teaching Mode

  • Part-time programme: Face-to-Face lecture
  • 10-12 lectures: weekdays (7 - 10 pm) 
  • Study duration: 12-24 Months (30 - 36 hours per module)
  • The medium of instruction: English

ASSESSMENT

  • 70% Attendance Requirement
  • Coursework (Group report & Presentation / Written Report / Online activities) + In-class test (2hours)

TUTOR'S PROFILE

Mr. Kelvin Lam

While pursuing his doctorate degree, Mr. Lam was bringing 15+ years' experience across travel e-commerce, credit card, e-marketing solution sectors for his new challenge in executive education / e-business consultancy a few years ago. Regarding industry experience, Mr. Lam held positions like E-Commerce Director and Deputy General Manager (Travel Card) for leading travel companies as well as Business Development Director for a top e-business solution provider etc.

Dr. Kelvin Wan

Dr. Wan is the Distinguished Master Trainer in Hong Kong.  He has been providing “live” training and executive coaching to 8000+ executives in the last 20 years coming from US, UK, Middle East, Asia Pacific regions and GBA on soft skills, change methodologies and company strategies.  His current post-doctorate research areas including, not limit to, "Mental, Emotional, Spiritual and Physical Soft Competence for Business Innovation".

Mr. E. Lam

Mr. E. Lam  is the Council Member of the Smart City Consortium Hong Kong with expertise in data and analytics and digital transformation for organisations and corporations, such as building data/analytics culture and infrastructure, and upskilling/reskilling staff skillsets ready for data-driven operation with analytics and AI. He has been heavily involved in training up banking and finance employees in facing challenges posed by latest development of Fintech and virtual banks. He holds 2 master degrees with data and analytics education from Wharton and IBM.  

Dr. Joey Wan

Dr. Joey Wan  is the Chief Drucker Educator at Peter F. Drucker Academy and the Adjunct Lecturer at HKU SPACE  who provide professional training and teaching to the senior executives of multinational corporations and non-profit organisations in the past 10 years.  With the focus of his research area of “Entrepreneurial Intention”, Joey is passionate in sharing his unique insights on talent management, positive leadership, strategic thinking and planning, as well as creativity and innovation in the entrepreneurial perspective. 

Application Code 1865-MS125A -

Days / Time
  • Tue, Thu, 7:00pm - 10:00pm
Intake: Modules:

Course Fee:

[Tuition Fee by 3 instalments]

Sep 2020/2021

M1. Building the Business Strategy for Digital Transformation

 

HKD $10,800

 

M3. Creating Value through Platform Business Models
Jan 2021
M2. Designing the Organisation for Digital Transformation HKD $12,600
M5. Business Analytics for Managers
May 2021
M4. Innovative Practices and Techniques HKD $12,600
M6. Leading and Managing Change for Digital Transformation

Applicant shall hold a bachelor’s degree awards by a recognized institution.

If the degree or equivalent qualification is from an institution where the language of teaching and assessment is not English, applicants shall provide evidence of English proficiency, such as:

i.      an overall band of 6.0 or above with no subtests lower than 5.5 in IELTS; or

ii.     a score of 550 or above in the paper-based TOEFL, or a score of 213 or above in the computer-based TOEFL, or a score of 80 or above in the internet-based TOEFL; or

iii.    HKDSE Examination English Language at Level 3 or above; or

iv.    HKALE Use of English at Grade E or above; or

v.     equivalent qualifications.

*Applicants with other qualifications will be considered on individual merit.

Application Fee

HK$200 Application Fee: HKD$200 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • Total Tuition Fee: HKD$36,000
    [Tuition Fee by 3 instalments]
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation
數碼轉型工商管理深造文憑
COURSE CODE 33G128645 FEES $36,000 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Building the Business Strategy for Digital Transformation (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128652 FEES $5,400 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Designing the Organisation for Digital Transformation (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128660 FEES $5,400 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Creating Value through Platform Business Models (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128679 FEES $5,400 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Innovative Practices and Techniques (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128687 FEES $5,400 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Business Analytics for Managers (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128695 FEES $7,200 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
Leading and Managing Change for Digital Transformation (Module from Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation)
COURSE CODE 33Z128709 FEES $7,200 ENQUIRY 2867-8310
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.

Postgraduate Diploma in Business Management for Digital Transformation

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [6])

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Enrolment Method

HKU SPACE provides 24-hour online application and payment service for students to make enrolment for most open admission courses (courses enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes via the Internet.  Applicants may settle the payment by using either PPS, VISA or Mastercard online.

  1. Complete the online application form

    Applicant may click the icon Apply Now on the top right hand corner of the programme/course webpage to make online application, and then follow the instructions to fill in the online application form.

    Some programmes/courses may be admitted by selection, and may require applicants to provide electronic copy of any required documents (e.g. proof of qualification) as indicated on the programme/course webpage.  Only file format in doc, docx, jpg and pdf are supported. 

  2. Make Online Payment

    Pay the programme/course fees by either using:

    PPS via Internet - You will need a PPS account and a PPS Internet password. For information on how to open a PPS account and how to set up a PPS Internet password, please visit http://www.ppshk.com.

    Credit Card Online Payment - Course fees can be paid by VISA or Mastercard including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”.

To know more about online enrolment and payment, please refer to the user guide of Online Enrolment and Payment:

 

In Person / Mail

For first time enrolment

Applicants must provide all the required information on the application form and any additional information as required after the intial application assessment. Otherwise the School may not be able to process the admission/enrolment further.

  1. For first come, first served short courses, complete the Application for Enrolment Form SF26 and bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.  
  2. Award-bearing and professional courses may require other information. Forms are usually available at the enrolment centres or on request from programme staff. Bring or post the completed form(s), together with the appropriate application/course fee(s) and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres.

For continuing enrolment in the same course

In person or by post
  1. The standard ‘Enrolment/Payment Slip’ is designed for students of award-bearing programmes or remaining programmes in a suite of programmes requiring continuing enrolment and it applies to most programmes.
  2. Students should complete the “Enrolment/Payment Slip” which will be made available by relevant programme staff and return the slip to any HKU SPACE enrolment centre or post it to the relevant programme staff with appropriate fee payment.

If you are in doubt about the procedures, please check the individual course details, or contact our programme staff or enrolment centres. 

Please note the followings for programme/course enrollment:

  1. To make an application online, you will need a computer with connection to the Internet and a web browser with JavaScript enabled. Internet Explorer 5.01 or above is recommended for the web browser.
  2. Applicants should not leave the online application idle for more than 10 minutes.  Otherwise, applicants must restart the application process.
  3. Only S-MILES and Early Bird Discount are supported in Online Applicants (Application).  To enjoy other types of discount, please visit one of our enrolment centres.
  4. During the online application process, asynchronous application and payment submission may occur.  Successful payment may not guarantee successful application.  In case of unsuccessful submission, our programme staff will contact you shortly.
  5. Applicants are reminded that they should only apply for the same programme/course once through counter or online application.
  6. For online enrolment, payment confirmation page would be displayed after payment has been made successfully.  In addition, a confirmation email would also be sent to your email account.  You are advised to keep your payment confirmation for future enquiries.
  7. Fees paid are not refundable except as statutorily provided or under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment).
  8. If admission is by selection, the official receipt is not a guarantee that your application has been accepted.  We will inform you of the result as soon as possible after the closing date for application.  Unsuccessful applicants will be given a refund of programme/course fee if already paid.

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The School (and its respective employees and subsidiaries) is not liable for any loss or damage in connection with any online payments made by you by reason of (i) any failure, delay, interruption, suspension or restriction of the transmission of any information or message from any payment gateways of the relevant banks and/or third party merchants for processing credit/debit/smart card or other payment facilitation mechanism; (ii) any negligence, mistake, error in or omission from any information or message transmitted from the said payment gateways; (iii) any breakdown, malfunction or failure of those gateways in effecting online payment service or (iv) anything arisen out of or in connection with the said payment gateways, including but not limited to unauthorised access to or alternation of the transmission of data or any unlawful act not permitted by the law.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Cash or EPS are accepted 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 write the programme title(s)  and the applicant’s name on the back of the cheque. You may either:

  • in person by submitting the payment, completed form(s), and required supporting documents to any of our enrolment centres; or
  • by mailing the above documents to any of our enrolment centres, specifying “Course Application” on the envelope. 
3. VISA/MasterCard

Course applicants, who are holders of HKU SPACE Mastercard, can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses of HK$2,000 and over. For enquiries, please contact our enrolment centres.

4. Online payment

Online payment for short courses (first come, first served) and selected award-bearing programmes is available using PPS, VISA or Mastercard. Please refer to the Online Services page on the School website.

Notes

  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or Mastercard if the course is to start shortly.
  2. 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, cheque or online PPS will be reimbursed by a cheque; fees paid by credit card will be reimbursed to credit card account used for payment.
  3. 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 teams for details.
  4. Fees and places on courses are not transferrable. 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.
  5. HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment, receipt, or personal information sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, 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. Such copies will normally be issued at the end of a course.