Sept 2021 EntryProgramme code: JS3105
62 (plus 1-credit industrial safety training)
Dr. Zhu Xiao-Lin
BSc, MSc, PhD
Deputy Programme Leader
Sr Dr Wong Man-Sing, Charles
BSc, MPhil, PhD, Fulbright, MHKInstES, MRICS, MHKIS
The credit requirements of this programme are indicative only. They are subject to approval.
Programme Aims & Learning Outcomes
The programme aims to provide education and training so that graduates can obtain the basic skills needed to function as geomatics paraprofessionals working in the areas of land surveying (土地測量) and geo-information technology (地理資訊科技).
The programme is well recognised by the profession in Hong Kong and abroad. Our teaching staff members are internationally recognised and our laboratory facilities are state of the art.
Students can study both land surveying and geo-information technology by choosing Elective Subjects in Year Two of the programme.
Students with good results in the HD programme will have opportunities, and upon submitting an application, to be admitted to senior placement in the Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics programme.
Graduates can apply for advanced entry in related degrees in overseas university.
The programme is seeking accreditation from the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors (HKIS) for admitting graduates to the Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) Scheme under its Land Surveying Division (LSD) [Pending for approval].
The programme will seek recognition from the Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors (HKIES) to satisfy the academic requirements for Associate Membership.
Our graduates work as land surveying technicians in government, construction, transportation and environment companies, or GIS technicians in government departments or companies that are involved in construction, mapping, information technology, logistics, transportation, environmental monitoring and consulting.
Most of our graduates find employment soon after graduation. Many also gain rapid promotion in their respective organisations.
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