Dr. Sin Chun Man obtained his BEd (First class honors) in Language Education, MPhil and PhD in Modern Chinese from the University of Hong Kong (PhD thesis titled “A Dynamic Study of Figure of Speech in Modern Chinese"). He is also a registered teacher in Hong Kong.
Dr. Sin Chun Man is a lecturer of School of Education and Languages, the Open University of Hong Kong. Before joining the Open University of Hong Kong, Dr. Sin had been teaching in secondary schools, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Community College, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong. He had also been a research assistant in Faculty of Education, the University of Hong Kong. Over the years, he has keen interest in editing and literary creation. He had been an editor-in-chief of an environmental magazine and his articles were published in newspapers and magazines such as Ming Pao, 80s renaissance.
Teaching Areas & Research Interests
- Children's Literature
- Chinese Language Curriculum and Pedagogy
- Modern Chinese
Academic & Professional Experience
Sin, C. M. (2019). 白話文版中國古代神話的時、地、人用詞硏究，及其作為二語教材的編寫建議. Paper presented at the 2019 International Schools' Chinese Education Conference and Workshop, Melbourne.
Sin, C. M. (2019). 疊字、倒裝、反復辭格中元話語的生成及理解心理機制. Paper presented at the Metadiscourse across Languages and contexts, Chang Chun.
Sin, C. M. (2019). 公司網站中“公司簡介”的語言特徵及其相關的寫作教學策略. Paper presented at the New Era on Chinese International Education Academic Conference, Qingdao.
Sin, C. M., Wong, K. H., Cheung, P. K., Wong, Y. L. (2017). 「閱讀促進學習」教學法 (Reading to learn pedagogy) 對提高香港初中學生文言閱讀能力的成效初探. Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Han Characters Education and Research, Kaohsiung.
Sin, C. M., Wong, P. H., Au, C. C. (2016). IGCSE中文科常用字及學習階段初探. Paper presented at the 3rd International School Chinese Language Education Conference and Workshop, Hong Kong.
Sin, C, M,, Wong, P. H., Ip, H. S., Au, C. C. (2015). 象形文字分類研究. Paper presented at the 6th International Conference on Han Characters Education and Research, Hanzhou.
- 冼俊文（2014）。〈香港中學生科學科語言表達能力及相關教學策略〉。《香港數理教育學會會刊》，2014(30)，123 - 128。
- 巢偉儀、冼俊文、林偉業、陳敬萍、馬嘉敏（2014）。〈電子教學對香港小學生書寫能力的影響〉。《漢字漢文教育》，2014(33)，139 - 167。