*Diploma-in-College-Foundation-Studies

*Diploma in College Foundation Studies

Key Features

  • Providing a well-rounded foundation education to prepare students to articulate to Associate Degree and Higher Diploma programmes

  • Developing students' communicative proficiency in English and Chinese for academic and general purpose

  • Imparting fundamental concepts in various disciplines including social sciences, business studies and humanities for further studies

Programme Objectives

  • Develops students’ communicative proficiency in English and Chinese for academic and general purposes

  • Analyses their own strengths and weaknesses and applies the acquired knowledge and techniques to career and life planning

  • Demonstrates fundamental quantitative skills to solve daily problems

  • Provides fundamental concepts in various disciplines including social sciences, business studies, and humanities to be ready for further studies

  • Equips students with essential skills required for taking up entry positions at work

Programme Learning Outcomes

Upon completion, students will be able to:​
  • effectively communicate in English and Chinese for academic and general purposes;
  • analyze their own strengths and weaknesses and apply the acquired knowledge and techniques for career and life planning;
  • demonstrate fundamental quantitative skills to solve daily problems;
  • explain foundation concepts in various disciplines including social sciences, business studies, and humanities to be ready for further studies; and
  • demonstrate essential skills that are required for taking up entry positions at work.

Curriculum

General Education (12 Credits)
  • Practical Chinese
  • Practical Putonghua
  • Essential English for Everyday Life
  • Introduction to Business English
Specialisation Courses (18 Credits)
  • Quantitative Skills
  • Liberal Studies
  • Career and Life Planning
  • English Language in Creative Arts
  • Fundamentals of Business Studies
  • Exploring Family Issues in Hong Kong

Articulation Prospects

Graduates are eligible to apply for admission to Associate Degree programmes or Higher Diploma programmes offered by LIFE.

Teaching and Learning Support

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Scholarship

The following scholarships were available for students with outstanding performance in academic studies, great achievement in extra-curricular activities and/or valuable contribution to the College/University/Community:

  • Lingnan Club Scholarship
  • Lingnan Education Organization Scholarship
  • Lingnan University Alumni Association (Hong Kong) Scholarship

Graduate Sharing

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龔樂文

  • 2016年商學文憑課程畢業生
  • 升讀嶺南大學持續進修學院專業會計學高級文憑課程一年級 
去年修讀文憑課程期間,老師幫助我很多,特別分享他們的人生經歷,鼓勵我為自己的將來訂立更明確的目標。學院的設備也很完善,其中電腦室、圖書室等,都有助我們搜集資料,完成報告。
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  • 2016年商學文憑課程畢業生
  • 升讀嶺南大學持續進修學院專業會計學高級文憑課程一年級
​文憑試後,我選讀了學院的文憑課程。文憑課程跟中學課程很不同,每周上課時間較短,但課程進度緊密,內容也很充實。學院的老師都願意騰出寶貴的時間幫助同學,除了上課,他們還會透過電郵或電話解答我們的問題,又會與我們談天,了解我們學習上的需要,引導我們適應並投入大專生活。