Home / Visiting Students / Secondary  School / Summer Institute / Courses

Summer Institute (SI)

Academic Courses

All participants will enroll in two courses, one in the morning and another one in the afternoon. Though the academic study, student can:

  • Develop a deep understanding of subjects by interacting with esteemed CUHK scholars who deliver engaging lectures, encourage thought-provoking discussions, and spark curiosity and passion.
  • Explore academic interests by participating in thoughtfully-designed, innovative and intellectually stimulating courses.
  • Experience the rigor of university education via an engaging and challenging learning environment which provides in-depth knowledge and insights into the cutting-edge developments in diverse academic areas.
  • Earn credits for future undergraduate studies at CUHK (with terms and conditions applied).


Course List of SI 2024

Course 1 (Morning Session 9:00am – 11:30am) 


Course Code Faculty Course Title (English)
ARTS0001a Arts Introduction to the Humanities –
Language and Society 101
SIME1010 Engineering Sustainable Energy Future
LAWS0008 Law The Avengers, Superheroes and the Law
LAWS0009 Law Foundations of Company Law
BCME1105 Medicine Introduction to Chinese Medicine
NURS1000 Medicine Discovering What Nurses Actually Do: A Snapshot of Nursing Practice
SBMS0201(A) Medicine Current Topics in Medical Sciences
MATH0001 Science Once Upon a Data – From Data to Artificial Intelligence and Human Decision
ARCH1003 Social Science Structure in Architecture


Course 2 (Afternoon Session 1:00pm – 3:30pm)

Course Code Faculty Course Title (English)
ARTS0001b Arts Introduction to the Humanities –
Introduction to Philosophy of Animals
BSAM0001 Business Administration Applied Game Theory for Business
BSAM0002 Business Administration Introduction to Accounting
EDUC0102 Education Positive Education: Promoting Optimal Learning and Well-being in Schools
SPED1002 Education Fitness Trends for Exercise and Health
ELEG1700 Engineering Smart Home System Creation and APP Design
PHPC0221 Medicine Current Topics in Public Health
SBMS0201(B) Medicine Current Topics in Medical Sciences
CHEM0001 Science Chemistry in Human History
PHYS0001 Science Einstein’s Universe
COMM1210 Social Science Introduction to Creative and New Media: Video Production
GRMD0401 Social Science Understanding Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism

   Each course has a limited enrolment quota.


  Last updated on 29 February 2024