HSUHK Teaching Excellence Awards Sharing Seminar I (2020/21)


To recognise the teaching excellence and innovative pedagogy of our academic staff, the HSUHK has launched the Teaching Excellence Awards since the academic year of 2014/15.  In the year of 2019/20, a total of 7 distinguished teachers have been selected to receive the Awards.

The Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is pleased to invite three awardees, Dr Lam Wing-kin, Dr Amy Kong and Dr Joyce Lee, to kick off our first Teaching Excellence Awards Sharing Seminar in 2020/21.  An opening address honouring the Teaching Excellence Awards recipients will be delivered by Professor Y V Hui, Vice-President (Academic and Research).

Come share the pride of our award recipients and get inspiration from their pursuit of teaching excellence!

Date:21 January 2021 (Thursday)
Time:14:00 – 15:30
Venue:A401, Fung Yiu King Hall, Block A, HSUHK and Zoom live (the meeting link will be provided via email)
Language:English and Cantonese


14:00Opening Address by Professor Y V Hui
14:10Photo taking with recipients of HSUHK Teaching Excellence Awards (2019/20)
14:15Sharing seminar by award recipients
Theme: Rethinking Language Teaching in Higher Education: Innovation in a Crisis

• 大方無隅:停課不停學,還是停學不停課?
Dr Lam Wing-kin, Senior Lecturer, Department of Chinese;

• Engagement Strategies for Effective Blended Learning
Dr Kong Ying-yuk, Amy, Senior Lecturer, Department of English; and

• What Tea Teaches Me About Language Teaching During COVID-19
Dr Lee Lok-hin, Joyce, Lecturer, Department of English

Abstract of the Sharing Seminar:
‘I used to be just a language teacher, but now I’m an IT worker by day and a YouTuber by night.’ Three award-winning language teachers will share how being innovative helps them unlock the future of teaching and learning. Come join us and get inspired!

All academic staff are welcome to join.  Please click here for registration.