Assessment of Applications (JUPAS-HKDSE Applicants)

2016 ENTRY

For applicants who have fulfilled the minimum entrance requirements, various types of admission scores are calculated to help the selection of applicants. Presented below is the main admission score used by the School.

In applying the main admission score, preference may be given to applicants with higher band choices or good interview performance / creativity potential. For applicants with the same score or score range, reference may be made to applicants’ performance in portfolio, interview, creative exercise, other admission scores and application information where applicable. The School may consider other selection criteria for admission including but not limited to the above.

JUPAS Admissions Code for SCM Weighted Admission Score for Main Consideration
No. of subjects Subject Weighting
Chinese Language English Language Mathematics Liberal Studies Elective 1 Elective 2
JS1041 School of Creative Media (SCM) 4 core + 2 electives 1 2 1 1
1 for all electives
1 for all electives
Note: The School will consider 2 electives in the calculation of the weighted admission score. Elective subjects exclude Applied Learning subjects. If students take both M1 and M2, they will be counted as one subject only.
Scoring Scale
Core and Category A Elective Subjects
Level 5** 5* 5 4 3 2 1
Score 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Category C Elective Subjects (Other Language Subjects)
Grade A B C D E
Score 5 4 3 2 1
Subjects HKDSE Results (Level) School of Creative Media Weighted Admission Score (score x weighting)
Chinese Language 3 3 x 1
English Language 5 5 x 2
Mathematics (Compulsory Part) 3 3 x 1
Liberal Studies 2 2 x 1
Physics 5 5 x 1
Information and Communication Technology 5* 6 x 1
Chinese History 4 4 x 1
Total weighted score 29
✔ Score included in the calculation of the total [4 core + 2 electives] weighted score. When there is more than two electives, the two electives with the highest weighted scores are counted.
Other Considerations

In addition, the School may consider other selection criteria for admission including but not limited to quality of the submitted portfolio, interview performance, band choice, etc.