Student Orientation 2022

Orientation

A warm welcome to our students at School of Creative Media (SCM) ! We will have a mandatory Student Orientation on 23 August 2022 (Tuesday), which is crucial for new students to enjoy life at SCM.

23 Aug 2022
11:15 am - 5:00 pm
Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre (CMC); Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (YEUNG); Mong Man-wai Building (MMW)
Poster

Refers to the implementation of temporary measures imposing a maximum of 50% seating capacity of the venue under COVID-19 restrictions by the University, students who wish to join in-person have to register in advance for a place with their CityU EID email address. Places will be allocated on a first‐come‐first‐served basis.

Please find the registration link for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Programmes below. A confirmation email will be sent to the successful registered students on 22 August afternoon. If you don't receive the confirmation email, please check your Spam folder just in case the email got delivered there instead of your inbox.

To facilitate SCM Freshman to CMC after joining the University Welcoming Ceremony at Lau Ming Wai Academic Building (AC3/ LAU Bldg.) on 23 August, free shuttle service will be arranged at the ground floor outside Lift #1 of Yeung Kin Man Academic Building (AC1/ YEUNG Bldg.) at 09:20 am, 10:45 am and 10:55 am that day. Students must show their valid student card for using the coach. Non-SCM students are not accepted.

Coach to SCM location map

 

You can also walk from main campus to CMC via Student Residence. Please fill the online declaration form for access Student Residence in advance. Details refer to http://www.cityu.edu.hk/sro/FacilitiesProvision/HallFacilities.htm

All persons attending Student Orientation 2022, except those exempted, are required to comply with the requirements under the Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance (Cap.599) including: Scan the "LeaveHomeSafe" QR code before being allowed to enter the venue; Wear a mask at all times; No food or drink is allowed at the venue. Please arrive earlier to avoid delaying your participation as longer time is required for such registration.

In the event of Typhoon Signal Pre-No. 8 or above or a Rainstorm Black Warning being hoisted, the University / School Orientation Programmes on 23 August 2022 will be postponed to Friday, 26 August 2022. The schedules will remain unchanged.

The arrangements may be subject to change, in response to the latest University regulations made under the Cap. 599 Prevention and Control of Disease Ordinance. Please check our website and social media for latest updates. Thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

Programme Rundown

For Undergraduate Programmes - School of Creative Media (undeclared major), BA Creative Media, BAS New Media and BSc Creative Media

Conducted in face-to-face

In-Person Pre-Registration: https://forms.office.com/r/SS41b1450u The registration period is from 15 August, 09:00 am to 22 August 2022, 11:00 am.

Event Time Venue

1. Welcoming Address

Prof. Richard William ALLEN, Acting Dean

2. Introduction of Academic & Teaching Staff

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

3. Talk: SCM Academic Policy

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

12:10 pm – 12:35 pm

4. Talk: Introduction of Student Event Team (SET)

Ms. Koala YIP, Director of First Year Studies

12:35 pm – 12:38 pm

5. Advisor-Advisee Meeting

All new UG students are invited to meet Academic Advisors

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Singing Waves Gallery, L3, CMC

6a. Individual Talk for BACM New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Dr. Max HATTLER, BACM Programme Leader

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lecture Theatre M3017, L3, CMC

6b. Individual Talk for BAS New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Dr. LAM Miu Ling, BAS Programme Leader

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Shun Hing Theatre M3090, L3, CMC

6c. Individual Talk for BScCM New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

Dr. Kening ZHU, BScCM Programme Leader

Dr. Rynson W.H. LAU, BScCM Deputy Programme Leader

Transportation will be arranged for students to join the CS Lab Tour following Individual Talk.

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Future Cinema Studio M6094, L6, CMC

CS Lab Tour for BScCM New students of Major-based, Advanced Standing I & II

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CS Lab, Room 2450, Mong Man-wai Building

Download SCM Oweek 2022 Schedule for Undergraduates: To be announced

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

 

For Postgraduate Programmes - MFA and MA Creative Media

Conducted in hybrid mode

In-Person Pre-Registration: https://forms.office.com/r/Hybwdt7LU0. The registration period is from 15 August, 09:00 am to 22 August 2022, 11:00 am.

Event Time Venue

1. Talk: Welcome message and curriculum briefing on MFACM & MACM

Dr. Tobias KLEIN, MFACM Programme Leader

Dr. Ryo IKESHIRO, Deputy MFACM Programme Leader

Dr. Damien CHARRIERAS, MACM Programme Leader

11:30 am – 11:50 am Future Cinema Studio M6094, L6, CMC

2. Welcoming Address

Prof. Richard William ALLEN, Acting Dean

11:50 am – 12:10 pm

3. Meet SCM Faculties

All new PG students are invited to meet Faculties in identifying their future advisors

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

4. Talk: Academic Honesty

Dr. Olli LEINO, Associate Professor

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm

5. Talk: Introduction of AIMS, Introduction and Demonstration of Add/Drop of Courses

Ms. Valerie MAK, PG Student

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Zoom Link : https://cityu.zoom.us/j/94192618472

Passcode will be sent in due course. If you don't receive the email, please check your Spam folder just in case the email got delivered there instead of your inbox.

CityU Student Orientation 2022: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/orientation/

 

Useful Information

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

Download Zoom: https://zoom.us/download#client_4meeting

Joining a Zoom Meeting: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/csc/deptweb/support/guidelines/studentlan/zoom.htm

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

General Enquiry

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