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Aquatic Sciences Eco-Learning Programme 2012

A summer environmental education programme for secondary school students in Xiamen

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Co-organized with the Centres for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence China (COSEE China) and Xiamen University (XMU), UCAS HKU committee, for its first time, launched the Aquatic Sciences Eco-Learning Programme in Xiamen in summer 2012. 14 passionate counsellors from HKU and XMU (postgraduate and undergraduate students) participated in this meaningful event, sharing their knowledge and experience with local secondary school students and, at the same time, conveying conservation messages to them.

The programme consists of three parts:

1. Training workshop

Date: 2-3 July, 2012 (9:30am - 6:30pm)

Venue: 3N01, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building, HKU

Honourable instructor: Ms. Ruixi Feng

(experienced Environmental Educator & former Program Director, "Roots and Shoots", Chengdu, Sichuan)


2. Summer programme in Xiamen

Date: 23-27 July, 2012

Venue: Xiamen University

Participants: Xiamen secondary school students (Grade 7-9)


- Mangrove adventure

- Wetlands and wading birds

- Sustainable seafood exploration

- Coastal adventure


3. Evaluation and presentation

Date: 21 September, 2012

Venue: 3N01, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building, HKU




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