Pre-Placement Exposure via Zoom (Apr 21 & 24, 2020)
In the time of social distancing, Pre-Placement Exposure of Year 1 and 2 students were conducted via zoom. Zentangle were introduced to consolidate their learning experience in the unusual year: “Acceptance”, “Non-judgmental” and “Appreciation”.
Dialogue with CEOs II (April 22, 2020)
We are delighted to have the CEO, Ms. Alice Chang, ( top right corner of the zoom screen capture) from the ABM Hong Kong Swatow Baptist Church Community Service Association美差會潮浸服務聯會 to share with our Yr 4 students her work and insights in managing and leading a social service organization. Our students have learnt a great deal from Ms. Chang about crisis management, building a committed staff team, being flexible in meeting the clients' needs and perhaps most important of all, the meaning of being a social worker.
Career Talk via Zoom (April 16, 2020)
A career talk via Zoom was held on 16 April 2020. Guest speaker, Miss Kitty HEUNG (Supervisor of Tuen Mun Integrated Services), from the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals, was invited to introduce the job marker trend in youth services and conduct mock job interview to our Year 4 students.
Dialogue with CEOs (April 15, 2020)
Ms. Alice Wan Ngai-teck, Director of Hong Kong Aberdeen Kai-fong Welfare Association Social Service Aberdeen ( AKA) made an impressive and comprehensive presentation to our Yr Four students of SW480 on Apr 15, 2020 through Zoom. Ms. Wan shared with our students her work and vision for AKA. Students learnt a lot about leadership, community development and networking from Ms. Wan.
Career Talk for Year Four Students (April 9, 2020)
We are grateful to have Mr. Lawrence LAM, Social Services Controller, Yan Oi Tong Social Service Division, to offer a career talk for our students.
Staff Development Programme (December 9, 2019)
A Staff Development Programme was held on December 9, 2019. Guest speaker, Professor Andy Pithouse, from the Cardiff University, was invited to present the topic “Changing Times for Social Work? A Tale of Two Countries – Norway and Wales” to our Read More …
Staff Retreat (Oct. 23, 2019)
On Oct. 23, 2019, the department staff gathered for a retreat at Integrated Vocational Development Centre in Ma On Shan. We made opera cakes in the morning and have meetings in the afternoon. It was a fruitful and memorable day Read More …
Sharing session on psychotropic substance abuse (Oct. 16, 2019)
We are grateful to have Ms. Hilary, Mr. Wingbo and Ms. Store from T.W.G.Hs CROSS Centre to provide us a sharing session on 16th October, 2019. Our students learnt the needs of psychotropic substance abusers and the family intervention approach Read More …
Looking forward to the 2019 graduation
Yunnan Exchange Tour (18-26 May, 2019)
In May 2019, 22 of our students participated in a nine-day Yunnan Exchange Tour jointly organized by Yunnan University and Hong Kong Shue Yan University. The tour was led by Dr. Raymond Chui. Despite the hectic schedule, they managed to Read More …
1660 Batch 2nd Placement (Summer Block) Orientation Workshop (May 22, 2019)
1660 batch 2nd Placement (Summer Block) orientation workshop had been held on 22nd May, 2019. To have a better preparation and to fully self-equip for this placement, a delivery of various practical skills in verbal expression and written presentation as Read More …
Recruitment Talk for Year 4 Students (May 6, 2019)
We are grateful to have Ms Ruth Pan, Senior Social Work Supervisor of Family Service, Caritas Hong Kong and Mr. Johnson Chu, Senior Social Work Supervisor of Youth and Community Service, Caritas Hong Kong to offer a recruitment talk for Year Read More …
An interesting dialogue about Evidence-Based Practice with Prof. Ian Shaw (May 3, 2019)
Prof. Ian Shaw (S R Nathan Professor, Social Work of National University of Singapore; Emeritus Professor, Social Work of University of York)
Sharing Session on Ethnic Minorities Service (May 2, 2019)
We are pleased to invite Mr. Minhas Rashad, service officer from HKSKH MacLehose Centre Service for Ethnic Minorities to provide us a sharing session on 2nd May, 2019. Most of our year.1 students were surprised that Rashad could speak very Read More …
Dialogue with CEO series IV (Apr. 18, 2019)
We are delighted to have Ms Linda wong, Exe. Director of Association Concerning Sexual Violence Against Women, sharing her experience to our students.
Outstanding Internship Performance Award (Apr. 18, 2019)
We are delighted to have 8 students recieved HKYCOA Outstanding Internship Performance Award. Congradulation!
Dialogue with CEO series II (Apr. 15, 2019)
We are honor to have Ms. Ida Lam, Chairperson of Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong to share her experience with Year 4 students .
Dialogue with CEO series III (Apr. 15, 2019)
We are honor to have Mr. Kwok lit tung, CEO of the Christian Family Service Center to share his experience with Year 4 students.
Dialogue with CEO series I (Apr. 10, 2019)
We are honor to have Mr. Albert SU Yau-on, Chief Executive of Tung Wah Group of Hospitals to share his management experience with Year 4 students.
Career Talks for Year 4 Students (Apr. 9, 2019)
We are grateful to invite Ms Mary Wong, Tung Wah Group of Hospitals, Mr. Lam Ding Fung, former District Officer of Social Welfare Department and Mr. Daniel Cheng, Hong Kong Lutheran Social Service to share the job market in different services Read More …
2019 Spring-Reception 「豬圓屋潤聚一堂」 and Pun Choi Banquet (March 7, 2019)
The Annual Spring-Reception and Pun Choi Banquet of the Department of Social Work, was successfully held on March 7, 2019. It was a great chance to meet with our alumni and part time fieldwork supervisors and teaching colleagues of the Read More …
The 31st Athletic Meet (Mar. 6, 2019)
Athletic Meet is one of the major activities of HKSYU, there were over 80 social work students joining the event this year. Although the weather was bad and the afternoon events was cancelled eventually, the students did the best and Read More …
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Opening Ceremony of Career Fair 2019
Dear Students, We would like to extend our sincere invitation to you in joining our Opening Ceremony of the Shue Yan Career Fair 2019. It serves as an important kick-off event and an opportunity to express our gratitude to Read More …
18-19 Fieldwork Education Activities (7): How to Promote Youth Sexual Health (Jan. 28, 2019)
We are glad to invite Ms Neda Ng, Community Education Manager of Mother’s Choice, to share her experience in providing sexual health education to youth and introduce their curriculum of the programme.
2019 Spring-Reception 「豬圓屋潤聚一堂」 and Pun Choi Banquet (March 7, 2019)
The Annual Spring-Reception and Pun Choi Banquet of the Department of Social Work will be held on March 7, 2019. We cordially invite all students and alumni to participate in our gathering and share the memorable moment. Date: March 7, Read More …
Prof. Miu- chung YAN, of the School of Social Work at the University of British Columbia gave a lecture to Department of Social Work ,SYU, colleagues on “From Research to Publication – Bridging Practice and Research”, on Dec 20, 2018. Read More …
18-19 Fieldwork Education Activities (6): Using Family Perspective in Mental Health (Dec. 13, 2018)
We are glad to invite Mr. Alan Tam, project-in-charge of Jockey Club Linking H.O.P.E.S. Project from New Life Psychiatric Rehabilitation Association, to be our guest speaker sharing his practice wisdom in engaging mental health service users. Most of the students enjoyed the case discussion Read More …
Seminar: “e Sports: A GAME or A SPORT?”
A seminar on ” e Sports—– is it a sport? ” has completed successfully on Dec 8, 2018. We are grateful for the support of all honourable guests and student helpers. Dr Lobo Louie Associate Professor, Department of Sport and Physical Read More …
18-19 Fieldwork Education Activities (5): Group Enhancement Skill Workshop (Nov. 19, 2018)
We are delighted to have Mr. Yuen Wai Hang Anderson, our fieldwork supervisor, sharing his remarkable group work experience to our students who are now doing their fieldwork practicum on 19th November 2018. Many students always worry about the group Read More …
2018/2019 Fieldwork Education Activities (4): Introductory to Social Workers Registration Board (Nov. 1, 2018)
We are honor to have Mr. Poon, Administrative Executive of Social Workers Registration Board to introduce the historical background and the official establishment of the organization on 1st November 2018. Most of the attending students who genuinely considers to be Read More …
2018/2019 Fieldwork Education Activities (3): Visiting Elderly Resources Centre (Oct. 27, 2018)
We are glad to have an opportunity to visit the Elderly Resources Centre (ERC). ERC was set up by the Hong Kong Housing Society in 2005 and aims to promote the concept of “age-friendly home”so that“ageing in place”can be achieved. Read More …
Seminar: “e Sports: A GAME or A SPORT?”
We would like to invite you to participate in the Seminar on “e Sports: A GAME or A SPORT?” The issues related to e Sports are multifaceted – from flourishing as a multi-billion dollar business venture to becoming an Olympic Read More …
2018/2019 Student Development and Wellness Training Activities: Personality Dimensions®Self-understanding Workshop (Oct. 18, 2018)
To facilitate our students to achieve the goal of whole person development from an individual’s mind to body, from internal to external environment, from social to cultural involvement, SDWT arranged the Personality Dimensions®Self-understanding Workshop last week. Students could learn their Read More …
2018/2019 Fieldwork Education Activities (2): Satir Model in Helping Profession (Oct. 8, 2018)
We are glad to invite Mr. Kelvin Chung and Ms. Florence Lai to launch the workshop of “Satir Model in Helping Profession” on 8th October, 2018. For most of the students, it is an interesting and interactive learning experience filling Read More …
Department Retreat on Sept. 28, 2018
To revitalize our energy and spirit, the Department organized a staff retreat on Sept. 28, 2018 at the Green Hub at Tai Po. We participated in a number of green activities: making organic herbs and tea, printing designs on cloths Read More …
2018/2019 Fieldwork Education Activities (1): Professional Attitude towards Drug Service (Sept. 27, 2018)
We are delighted to invite Ms. Chan Ying to share her remarkable working experience in drug service on September 27, 2018. Ms. Chan has been working in Hong Kong Children & Youth Services – Sane Centre Office for over five Read More …