Upon completion of the programme, students should be able to:
Explain theories in developmental psychology;
Evaluate the appropriateness of theories of developmental psychology in explaining development in different lifestages from infancy to adolescence;
Suggest ways of fostering healthy emotional, intellectual and academic development of children and adolescents;
Explain the characteristics of children and adolescents with psychological disorders and special needs, and formulate appropriate educational strategies for them;
Design appropriate teaching methods in music and arts in order to foster children’s development; and
Apply counselling theories and techniques in helping children and adolescents in educational settings.
Who Should Attend
Anyone who is interested in understanding the developmental process of children, especially suitable for teachers, caring professionals, parents and caregivers who want to enhance their children’s development and learning.
Taught by qualified and experienced developmental psychologists.
CNE : Graduates can apply for 210 Continuing Nursing Education points from the Hong Kong Nursing Council.
Applicants are normally required to meet either one of the following requirements:
Level 2 in 5 HKDSE subjects (including English and Chinese); or
Diploma Yi Jin , or
5 passes in HKCEE (including English and Chinese at level 2 or grade E) or equivalent plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Yi Jin Certificate plus 1 year of relevant working experience, or
Other acceptable equivalent qualifications (at QF level 3); or
Mature applicants aged 21 or above with 3 years’ relevant working experience may also be considered.
*Note： Applicants possessing "Attained/Attained with Distinction" results in an Applied Learning (ApL) subjectare deemed to have attained "Level 2/Level 3" respectively in one HKDSE subject, with a maximum of 2 ApL subjects that can be counted for admission purpose.
Students are required to have an overall pass in the assessment of the programme. The passing mark is 50%.
Students or graduates of “CH024 兒童心理學證書(中文)” cannot be exempted from any course of “DH009 Diploma in Child Psychology”.
<及早察覺，發展快樂> / 彭學海博士 (2016.03.04)