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Associate in Engineering
Programme Code: 8C112-ENG
Programme Leader: LO, Kenneth Chi-hang 盧志恒
Assistant Programme Leader: YU, Fu-wing 余富榮/ CHEUNG, Hing-keung 張興強

Admission Score for this programme (2016/17 Cohort): 12-22
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What is this programme about?

Why this programme?

Articulation rate over 92% in 2016
Graduates could articulate into ...

Graduate sharing

Parry highly commended HKCC for its programme flexibility. HKCC offers over 30 programmes, ...

Why this programme?

  • Articulation rate over 92% in 2016
  • Graduates could articulate into over 40 degree programmes in local universities
  • Use of laboratory facilities of PolyU engineering departments for certain subjects
  • Accredited by Hong Kong Institute of Construction Managers

 

Offered since 2002, this programme takes a holistic approach to help you develop engineering-specific knowledge for future academic or career development. You can choose to explore different engineering disciplines or focus on a single one with your elective subjects.

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure
You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 23 subjects in total, ...

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates
More than 100 local and overseas bachelor's degree ...

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure

 

You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 23 subjects in total, comprising 12 - 15 General Education Subjects and 8 Discipline-specific Subjects.  

 

General Education Subjects

 

8 - 11 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Applied Computing
  • Calculus
  • Chinese Communication for College Students@ OR Elementary Chinese~
  • Creative and Critical Thinking
  • English for Academic Studies (Science and Technology) I
  • English for Academic Studies (Science and Technology) II
  • Foundation Physics*
  • Introduction to Linear Algebra*
  • Introduction to Probability and Statistics*
  • Physics I
  • Practical English for College Students*

 

@Taught in Putonghua
~Students who are non-Chinese speakers, or whose Chinese standards are at junior secondary level or below are required to take this subject.

 

4 Elective Subjects# (from the following cluster areas)

 

  • Community, Organisation and Globalisation
  • History, Cultures and World Views
  • Human Nature, Relations and Development
  • Language and Communication
  • Science, Technology and Environment

 

* Exemptions

 

HKDSE Result

Subject Exempted

Level 3 or above in English

Practical English for College Students

Level 2 or above in Mathematics Extended Module 2

Introduction to Linear Algebra

Level 2 or above in Mathematics Extended Module 1

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

Level 2 or above in Physics or Physics component in Combined Science AND Level 3 or above in any one subject (other than English)

Foundation Physics

 

For the full list of more than 50 General Education subjects, please click here.

 

Discipline-specific Subjects

 

5 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Computer Programming
  • Engineering Economics
  • Engineering Graphics and Computing
  • Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Mathematics

 

3 Elective Subjects# (from the following subjects)

 

  • Architectural Technology in the Built Environment
  • Basic Electricity and Electronics
  • Computer System Principles
  • Database Systems
  • Electrical Services in Buildings
  • Electronic Circuits
  • Engineering Design Fundamentals
  • Engineering Mechanics I
  • Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Industrial Engineering Techniques and Methods
  • Introduction to Electrical Systems
  • Introduction to Geomatics
  • Logic Design
  • Quality Engineering
  • Survey Adjustment
  • Surveying
  • Textile Studies
  • Transportation Engineering Fundamentals

 

#Offering of individual elective subjects is subject to resources and quota availability.

 
Intended Learning Outcomes
 
Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates will be able to achieve its intended learning outcomes. For details, please click here.

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates

 

More than 100 local and overseas bachelor's degree programmes have admitted graduates from HKCC's Associate Degree Scheme in Science and Technology. For the articulation track record of graduates, please click here.

  

Career Prospects

 

  • Assistant Engineer
  • Draftsman
  • Marketing Engineer
  • Programmer
  • Service Engineer
  • Technician