Student Orientation 2024

Orientation

A warm welcome to our students at School of Creative Media (SCM) ! We will have a mandatory Student Orientation on 27 August 2024 (Tuesday), which is crucial for new students to enjoy life at SCM. Stay tuned for the programme details.

27 Aug 2024
[Undergraduates] 11:15 am – 4:15 pm*
[MFACM & MACM] 11:15 am – 12:45 pm
[Undergraduates & MFACM] M3017 Lecture Theatre 1, L3, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, CityUHK [MACM] Online Zoom Meeting
Student Orientation 2024 poster

In the event of Typhoon Signal Pre-No. 8 or above or a Rainstorm Black Warning being hoisted, the Student Orientation Programmes on 27 August 2024 will be postponed to Friday, 30 August 2024. The schedules will remain unchanged.

After the University Welcoming Ceremony, the school has arranged a free shuttle service on a first come, first served basis from the main campus to the Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre at 10:50 - 10:55 am. Please show your valid student card or admission letter to use the shuttle bus. Details of the pick-up location will be emailed to new students in due course.


Programme Rundown

For Programmes - BACM, BAS, BScCM, BDSCM, MFACM (face-to-face) and MACM (online)

Event Time Venue

1. Welcoming Address

Prof Espen AARSETH, Dean

2. Introduction of Academic & Teaching Staff

11:15 am – 12:05 pm
Lecture Theatre 1 (M3017), L3, CMC

For Undergraduate Programmes - BACM, BAS, BScCM & BDSCM (face-to-face)

Event Time Venue

1. SCM Academic Policy

Prof. IP Yuk Yiu, Associate Dean (Undergraduate Programmes and Academic Affairs), Associate Professor

12:10 pm – 12:35 pm
Lecture Theatre 1 (M3017), L3, CMC

2. Introduction of Student Event Team (SET)

Ms. Koala YIP, Director of First Year Studies

12:35 pm – 12:40 pm

3. Advisor-Advisee Meeting

All new UG students are invited to meet Academic Advisors

12:45 pm – 1:45 pm
Singing Waves Gallery, L3, CMC

4a. Individual Talk for BACM New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Prof. Max HATTLER, BACM Major Leader

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture Theatre 1 (M3017), L3, CMC

4b. Individual Talk for BAS New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Prof. LAM Miu Ling, BAS substitute Major Leader

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Shun Hing Theatre (M3090), L3, CMC

4c. Individual Talk for BScCM New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Prof. Kening ZHU, BScCM Major Leader

Prof. Rynson W.H. LAU, BScCM Deputy Major Leader

Staff of CS Lab

2:15 pm – 4:15 pm

P4703 (Purple Zone), Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (YEUNG); CS Lab

Shuttle bus will be arranged for BScCM new students to YEUNG. Departure time / location: 1:50 pm / CMC Car Park

The schedule of SCM Oweek 2024 for Undergraduates:  To be announced

Remarks: New students will receive the information from their mentors.

For MFACM (face-to-face)

Event Time Venue

1. Welcome message and curriculum briefing on MFACM

Prof. Tobias KLEIN, MFACM Programme Leader

Prof. Ryo IKESHIRO, Deputy MFACM Programme Leader

12:10 pm – 12:30 pm Future Cinema Studio (M6094), L6, CMC

2. Academic Honesty

Prof. Olli LEINO, Associate Dean (Research, Postgraduate Programmes and Internationalization), Associate Professor

12:30 pm – 12:45 pm

For MACM (online)

Event Time Venue

1. Welcome message and curriculum briefing on MFACM

Prof Damien CHARRIERAS, MACM Programme Leader

12:10 pm – 12:30 pm

Online Zoom Meeting

URL link to be announced

2. Academic Honesty

Prof. Olli LEINO, Associate Dean (Research, Postgraduate Programmes and Internationalization), Associate Professor

12:30 pm – 12:45 pm

Useful Information

IT Services for Students: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/its/services-facilities/at-a-glance/it-services-students

Campus Directory: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/cdo/download/CampusDirectory.pdf

Campus Map Wayfinder service: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/about/campus/map

Direction to SCM: https://www.scm.cityu.edu.hk/about-scm/contact-us

Catering Outlets on Campus: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/directories/catering

Library Services (including Media Resources Collection): http://www.cityu.edu.hk/lib/

Student Development Services (MTR Student Travel Scheme, Student Life & Resources, Career Training etc): https://www.cityu.edu.hk/sds/web/index_main.shtml

Scholarships: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/admissions/scholarship