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  1. A matter of three degrees

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Professor Amy Ha, chairperson of the department of sports science and physical education under the faculty of education, says the programme in exercise science and health education is designed ... bachelor of science programmes are in gerontology, and in exercise science and health education, while the third one is bachelor of social science in global studies. The CUHK programme ...

  2. HK's sporty attitude

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... a dream. People here are much more aware now of the importance of sports and exercise in maintaining a healthy body. The demand for professional coaches and trainers is expanding and teenagers who ... and Professional Studies at the Chinese University of Hong Kong will provide two courses related to sport: Sport and Exercise Psychology for Practitioners and Sport and Exercise Psychology for Mental ...

  3. Not enough greens on city's plates

    Posted Dec 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Helene Franchineau Helene.franchineau@scmp.com Hongkongers are health-conscious but nine out of 10 do not eat enough fruit or vegetables. They take too little exercise because ... such as alcohol and tobacco consumption, physical activity, living habits and health status. It found that Hongkongers do try to take care of their health: 81 per cent are non-smokers or have quit ...

  4. All ready for Everest

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... visit local communities and school children for a look at Tibetan culture. Karen Shum Mung-kay, 18, is one of the students joining the trip. 'It is a physical challenge for me; I want ... I'm worried about altitude sickness and my endurance level. But I'll keep up with my exercise routine and try my best.' ...

  5. Scale new heights

    Posted Jan 24th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Are some people more vulnerable to altitude sickness than others? F: People who exercise regularly are more likely to feel sick in high altitudes. This can be attributed to both physical ... and recreation officer How to get there Programme: Postgraduate diploma in exercise science and physical education School: The Chinese University of Hong Kong Duration: One year (part-time) ...

  6. HK universities fall in global league table

    Posted Oct 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... specialist universities such as Cal Tech as the indicators placed less focus on a university's physical size. The table measures universities on 13 performance indicators in several categories including research, teaching, knowledge transfer and international activity. In the research measurement exercise, 50 million citations were analysed. The magazine said seven million students ...

  7. Professors want to work past age of 60

    Posted May 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... they are not firefighters, they do not have to lift boxes or do physical exercise. Their trade is their mind and their wisdom'. HKU staff association president Stephen Chan Chit-kwai said the association had ...

  8. Sports Science and Leisure Management

    Posted Feb 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... science is not well developed in Hong Kong. YP: Which course did you enjoy the most? W: I really liked sports psychology. As a part-time sportsman, I had to attend physical as well ... the sports psychologist's thoughts. That's the most interesting aspect of the course. YP: Did the programme teach you any sport? W: No, it didn't. But I took a course on exercise ...

  9. Risks in thinking big

    Posted Dec 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... University and CUHK; and in physical sciences: HKU, CityU and CUHK. It would be even more interesting to assess data per staff member or by dollars invested, for this would allow one test ... the institutions not in the nominated group. Clearly, ignoring these variations between universities through a naming exercise that withdraws funding from good researchers, nurtured through public funding, ...

  10. The benefits of pulling together

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Mary Luk

    ... shares a similar philosophy. Its newly enrolled MBA students are required to attend adventure courses. They are given physical and mental challenges, such as rappelling down a steep rock face and overcoming physical obstacles at sea and on land. These exercises help students become aware of their strengths and weaknesses. As one student was quoted on the university's website: 'We ...




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