Calendar 1995–96

Introduction 11
Calendar 1995-96 13
Teaching Terms 13
Examination Periods 14
Meetings, Major Events and Holidays 15
PART I Establishment 19
University Officers 21
The Council 23
Council Committees 26
College Board of Trustees 29
The Senate 34
Senate Committees 37
College Assembly of Fellows 42
Advisory Boards and Committees 45
Emeritus Professors 50
Graduates <em>Honoris Causa</em> 51
PART II General Information 55
The University 57
Origin 57
The Ordinance 57
Academic Structure and Policy 58
Finance 59
Lands and Buildings 59
Residential Accommodation 61
Academic Dress 62
Liaison with the World of Learning 63
The Constituent Colleges 67
Chung Chi College 67
New Asia College 68
United College 68
Shaw College 69
PART III Research Units and University Extensions 71
Research Institutes and Centres 73
Institutes of Chinese Studies 73
Art Museum 74
Centre for Chinese Archaeology and Art 74
The Ng Tor-tai Chinese Language Research Centre 74
Research Centre for Contemporary Chinese Culture 75
Research Centre for Translation 75
Research Institute for the Humanities 75
Asia-Pacific Institute of Business 76
Centre for Financial Research on China 76
Hong Kong Cancer Institute 77
Institute of Science and Technology 77
Centre for Environmental Studies 77
Chinese Medicinal Material Research Centre 77
Hong Kong Centre of Sports Medicine and Sports Science 78
Materials Technology Research Centre 78
Institute of Mathematical Sciences 78
Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies 79
The Hong Kong Institute of Educational Research 79
Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology 80
Faculty and Departmental Research/Consultancy Units 81
The Biotechnology Laboratory 81
Centre for Clinical Trials and Epidemiological Research 81
Clinical Psychology Centre 82
Computer Science and Engineering Consultancy Unit 82
Electronics Consultancy Unit 82
Gynaecology Cancer Research Laboratory 83
Information Engineering Consultancy Unit 83
Marine Science Laboratory 83
Research Laboratory for Food Protein Production 83
Research Laboratory for Food Science 84
Statistical Consulting Services Unit 84
Systems Engineering and Engineering Management Consultancy Unit 84
Teaching Development Unit 84
Unit for Research on Assisted Human Reproduction 85
The Yeung Shui Sang Laboratory for Thermoluminescence of Ancient Ceramics 85
University Extensions 86
School of Continuing Studies 86
New Asia Yale-in-China Chinese Language Centre 87
PART IV Support Facilities and Services 89
The Library System 91
Universities Service Centre 92
The Chinese University Press 92
Computer Services Centre/Information Technology Service Unit 93
Services for Students and Student Activities 94
Health Service 95
Sports Facilities 95
The Sir Run Run Shaw Hall 96
Information Services 96
University Publications 96
PART V Programmes of Studies 99
Full-time Undergraduate Studies 101
Part-time Undergraduate Studies 166
Postgraduate Studies 177
International Asian Studies Programme 219
PART VI Fees, Scholarships and Financial Aid 221
Fees 223
Scholarships and Financial Aid to Students 227
For Full-time Undergraduates Programmes 227
For Part-time Undergraduates Programmes 236
For Postgraduates Programmes 237
For Overseas Postgraduate Studies 240
For the Office of International Studies Programmes 241
For the Constituent Colleges 242
PART VII University Ordinance and Regulations 251
The Chinese University of Hong Kong Ordinance 253
Regulations Governing Admission to Full-time Undergraduate Studies 286
Regulations Governing Admission to Part-time Undergraduate Studies 295
General Regulations Governing Full-time Undergraduate Studies 298
Regulations Governing Undergraduate Medical Studies 308
Regulations Governing Undergraduate Post-registration Nursing Studies 313
Regulations Governing Undergraduate Pre-registration Nursing Studies 318
Regulations Governing Full-time Undergraduate Primary Education Studies 322
General Regulations Governing Part-time Undergraduate Studies 325
General Regulations Governing Postgraduate Studies 335
General Rules for Postgraduate Studies Leading to the Degrees of Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Music 343
Regulations for the Degree of Doctor of Medicine 348
Regulations of the Degree of Doctor of Science 351
Regulations Governing Associate Students, Auditing Students and Associate Research Students 354
Regulations of the University Library System 362
PART VIII Staff List 367
Teaching Departments 369
Faculty of Arts 369
Faculty of Business Administration 377
Faculty of Education 381
Faculty of Engineering 384
Faculty of Medicine 389
Faculty of Science 408
Faculty of Social Science 413
Research Institutes/Centres 420
Asia-Pacific Institute of Business 420
Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies 420
Hong Kong Institute of Biotechnology 421
Hong Kong Institute of Educational Research 421
Institute of Chinese Studies 421
Institute of Science and Technology 424
Research Institute for the Humanities 425
Institute of Mathematical Sciences 426
Ancillary Academic Units 427
Office of General Education 427
Office of International Studies Programmes 427
School of Continuing Studies 428
New Asia Yale-in-China Chinese Language Centre 428
Library System 429
Universities Service Centre 430
The Hong Kong-America Center 430
The Chinese University Press 430
Computer Services Centre 431
Information Technology Service Unit 431
Administrative and Service Units 433
Vice-Chancellor's Office 433
Registry 433
Secretariat 434
Bursary 435
Personnel Office 436
Internal Audit Office 436
Buildings Office 437
Office of Student Affairs 437
University Health Service 438
Office of Academic Links 439
Research Administration Office 439
Office of Director of Administrative Services 439
Other Service Units 440
Colleges 443
Chung Chi College 443
New Asia College 444
United College 444
Shaw College 445
Appendices 447
Student Enrolment 449
Campus Map 458