Overview


The Master of Social Sciences in Autism Spectrum Disorder (MSSCASD),

the Postgraduate Diploma in Autism Spectrum Disorder (PDASD)

and the Postgraduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder (PCASD) will stop admitting students in 2019

(i.e. the last intake of students is September 2018).

 

自閉症譜系障礙社會科學碩士課程 (MSSCASD)、自閉症譜系障礙深造文憑課程 (PDASD)

及自閉症譜系障礙深造證書課程 (PCASD) 將於2019 年停止招生(即:2018年九月入學者為最後一屆學員)。

 

自闭症谱系障碍社会科学硕士课程 (MSSCASD)、自闭症谱系障碍深造文凭课程 (PDASD)

及自闭症谱系障碍深造证书课程 (PCASD) 将于2019 年停止招生(即:2018年九月入学者为最后一届学员)。




MASTER OF SOCIAL SCIENCES IN>
     
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN
AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Special Features

  • The programmes aim at providing students with more advanced and up-to-date knowledge of research, theories, interventions, and therapies for children with Autism Spectrum  Disorder (ASD).

  • Taught by professional clinical, counselling, educational psychologists and other relevant mental health practitioners.

  • For Bachelor's degree holders from related disciplines. The programmes are also suitable for health care professionals, occupational therapists, nurses, social workers, teachers, and parents, who are interested in enriching and deepening their knowledge in ASD or improve their academic and professional standing.

Professional Recognition

The programme is now recognized by the Hong Kong Social Workers Registration Board (SWRB) as a Continuing Professional Development Course/Activity (CPD). 

Students who successfully complete the master’s programme can earn up to 500 CDP points.

(For details, please go to http://www.swrb.org.hk/cpd/tc/EventDetail.asp?Uid=2424)

 

 

Master of Social Sciences in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Postgraduate Diploma in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Postgraduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorder

(MSSCASD)

(PDASD)

(PCASD)

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in psychology, education, counselling or other relevant disciplines, from a recognized program

 

  • A bachelor's degree in any discipline, or equivalent, from a recognized program

 

  • Basic understanding of psychological, health, or educational research methods is preferred

 

  • A good command of English

 

Programme of study
  • 8 Courses + Master's Capstone Project for 60 credits
  • 8 Courses for 40 credits
  • 4 Courses for 20 credits
  • A 1-year full-time or 2-year part-time study
  • Face-to-face teaching mode
  • Lectures in weekday evenings and/or weekend afternoons

* Tentative Programme Fee: $1575 per credit. (Subject to annual adjustment from the University)

 
 
 
 

Maintained by: School of Arts & Social Sciences ( as@ouhk.edu.hk )
Modified Date: Jul 05, 2019