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Higher Diploma in Digital Communication
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Programme description

This programme provides comprehensive knowledge of the basic technical and business knowledge required to enter the electronics and communications industries. Graduates can take up a career as technical personnel in the electronics or telecommunications services industries.

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Programme requirements

Students pursuing this programme must successfully complete at least 90 credits as follows:

(a) 10 credits from courses:

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Course title Credits Level
ENGL E070 English for Post-secondary Study 5 Pre-foundation
ENGL A122 Presentation Skills 5 Foundation
PTH E150C 基礎普通話 5 Foundation
(b) 10 credits from courses:

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MATH S121 A Foundation in Pure Mathematics 10 Foundation
MATH S122 A Foundation in Applied Mathematics 10 Foundation
(c) 50 credits of compulsory courses:

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Course title Credits Level
IT E150 Information Technology for Learning 5 Foundation
MGT B160 Business Management Fundamentals 5 Foundation
ELEC S211 Fundamentals of Communications Technology 10 Middle
ELEC S222 Electronics Principles and Digital Design 10 Middle
ELEC S225 Analogue Circuits 10 Middle
ELEC S323 Information Theory and Digital Communications 10 Higher
(d) 20 credits from courses:

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COMP S201 Computing Fundamentals with Java 10 Middle
COMP S258 Computer Programming and Problem Solving 10 Middle
ELEC S224 Computers and Processors 10 Middle
PHYS S271 Discovering Physics 10 Middle
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Choosing the first courses to get started

Students should consider initially registering for not more than two of the following foundation level courses, which count towards qualification.

  • ENGL E070 English for Post-Secondary Study

  • PTH E150C 基礎普通話

  • ENGL A122 Presentation Skills

  • MGT B160 Business Management Fundamentals
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Enquiries

For enquiries about the programmes, please contact:

Dr Angus Wong 王建陽博士
Tel: 2768 6824
Email: akywong@ouhk.edu.hk

Dr Steven Choy 蔡雙安博士
Tel: 2768 6857
Email: sochoy@ouhk.edu.hk

School of Science and Technology website

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