The CANA Elite University Talks series consists of sample lectures, workshops and admission seminars delivered by academics and admission officers from top UK universities, including UCL, Durham University, Cardiff University and more. The events cover disciplines and topics ranging from Law, to Medicine and Business, to UCAS personal statements. We bring the genuine UK university education experience to Hong Kong, allowing more students to understand what to expect - and what is expected from them - in university education.
Each event will be held individually by one speaker from one university. A 'mixer' follows each event, allowing you time to talk to speakers on a more personal level, in a casual and vibrant setting.
Cardiff Sociology Sample Lecture and Admission Seminar on 1st Oct 2017
If you are considering Sociology or Social Sciences for university, this is an event you cannot miss.
Delivered by Prof. Cheung Sin Yi, a professor in Sociology and the Director of International and Engagement from Cardiff University, the event covers the following:
- a sample lecture on Global Challenges to Social and Economic Life Online and Offline
- admission seminar on entry requirements and other key components
- insider sharing on career prospects for social sciences graduates
About the speaker
- Professor Sin Yi Cheung (Cardiff University)
- BSoc Sc. M.Phil. D.Phil. (Oxon)
- Professor of Sociology
- Director for International and Engagement
Prof Cheung is a very passionate academic researcher and an influential speaker on the subject. You will learn in-depth knowledge and significant viewpoints about the field, and be greatly inspired in this short event.
Time and date: 1-3 pm, 1 Oct 2017
Venue: CANA Elite, Sheung Wan centre
Fee: $100/person (will be refunded on event day)
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