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Can you accurately identify the person who sold you a cup of latte this morning? Are students getting smarter? Can we teach people to become happy? Can we really interpret our dreams? Are most criminals psychopaths? Questions like these form the basis of research of experimental and applied psychologists.This course is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to develop an understanding of psychology and to explore its relevance to the individual, family, community and society.
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Start 06 MAR 2018 (TUE)
Duration 9 weeks
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Start To be advised
Duration 2 years
The programme aims to equip participants with analytical and technical aspects of criminal justice and law enforcement studies that trained professionals will need in the law enforcement agencies. It is primarily designed for practitioners in law enforcement agencies and those who are interested in the career development and further studies in the field of criminal justice and law enforcement at a higher level.
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Start 10 APR 2018 (TUE)
Duration 1 year to 3 years
Fee HK$15,000
In order to improve the quality of governance in Hong Kong, it is important to first improve the quality of the politicians. This executive programme is a specialized course developed and offered jointly by the Path of Democracy and HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE), which aims to train and develop young political leaders to meet the needs and unique political situation in Hong Kong.
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Duration 8 months
Fee HK$28,000.00
This programme allows potential leaders an opportunity to seek professional knowledge in the field of public order management, in particular for those whose first degree is not related to their profession. The programme specifically aims at providing both frontline practitioners and junior managers in law enforcement agencies or other service-related personnel working in the field of order maintenance and offender management with professional knowledge and skills in early identification and handling of vulnerable individuals and groups in the community, leadership in crisis management and analysis of current issues in law and order maintenance.
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Duration 1 year
Fee HK$30,000
This programme allows potential leaders an opportunity to seek professional knowledge in the field of public order management, in particular for those whose first degree is not related to their profession. The programme specifically aims at providing both frontline practitioners and junior managers in law enforcement agencies or other service-related personnel working in the field of order maintenance and offender management with professional knowledge and skills in early identification and handling of vulnerable individuals and groups in the community, leadership in crisis management and analysis of current issues in law and order maintenance.
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Duration 1 year
Fee HK$30,000
This programme allows potential leaders an opportunity to seek professional knowledge in the field of public order management, in particular for those whose first degree is not related to their profession. The programme specifically aims at providing both frontline practitioners and junior managers in law enforcement agencies or other service-related personnel working in the field of order maintenance and offender management with professional knowledge and skills in early identification and handling of vulnerable individuals and groups in the community, leadership in crisis management and analysis of current issues in law and order maintenance.
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Start To be advised
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$30,000
This programme allows potential leaders an opportunity to seek professional knowledge in the field of public order management, in particular for those whose first degree is not related to their profession. The programme specifically aims at providing both frontline practitioners and junior managers in law enforcement agencies or other service-related personnel working in the field of order maintenance and offender management with professional knowledge and skills in early identification and handling of vulnerable individuals and groups in the community, leadership in crisis management and analysis of current issues in law and order maintenance.
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Duration 1 year
Fee HK$30,000
This programme enables participants to study part of the wide range of modules available in Advanced Diploma in Applied Social Sciences programme.
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This challenging international programme is one of the world’s leading training programmes in corruption studies. It is beneficial to all practitioners and professionals in anti-corruption and law enforcement agencies, justice departments, regulatory bodies, accounting and legal professions, the public and private sectors as well as multi-national organisations who require the expertise to combat corruption within an organisation or within a country.
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Start 06 NOV 2018 (TUE)
Duration 3 weeks
Fee HK$23,200 (or US$3,000)
This Senior Executive Certificate in Institutional Integrity Management programme aims to equip participants with both professional knowledge and skills for strengthening the institutional integrity profile of their organizations (either public or private) and hence enhance their capabilities to safeguard their organizations against corruption and internal fraud.
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Start 17 APR 2018 (TUE)
Duration 9 days
Fee HK$15,500 0r US$2,005