Advanced Diploma in Facility and Property Management (CEF) - HKU SPACE: Housing & Property, Construction, Safety & Built Environment courses
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Architecture, Environment & Housing Housing & Property

Advanced Diploma in Facility and Property Management

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

CEF Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)

Course Code
HB002A
Application Code
1945-HB002A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
To be advised
Duration
24 months
Language
English
Course Fee
For 2021/2022 HK$5,620 per module
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Deadline on 16 Aug 2021 (Mon)
Enquiries
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Specified academic qualification for PMP (Tier 2) Licence.
Recognised Programme by HKIFM and RICS (Recognised Professional Bodies of the PMSA).

The aims of this programme are:

  1. to develop applied knowledge and skills in Facility Management for property management practitioners to effectively integrate users' and organizations' needs for physical assets; and
  2. to provide in-depth academic training with a balanced and comprehensive scope that forms a solid foundation for further career advancement in the Facility Management discipline; and
  3. to provide a part-time study programme as a bridging course that leads to a degree and/or professional qualification in Facility Management.

 

This programme will be taught in three trimesters each year, with 2 modules being taught in each trimester. Students will normally be required to undertake five trimesters of part-time study to be completed within 2 academic years. The maximum period of completion is 5 years.

The curriculum requires students to satisfactorily complete a total of 10 modules with a total number of 120 credits. An additional optinal module is provided for fulfilling the academic requirements for admission to the Corporate Member of HKIFM.  The modules are divided into 5 major areas of study and are listed as follows: 

Areas of Study and Modules   Remarks
I FACILITY FUNCTIONS     
  1. Professional Practice of Facility Management   Core 
  2. Facility Operation and Maintenance   Core
  3. FM Technology and Information Systems   Core
II PEOPLE MANAGEMENT    
  4. Human Factor in Facility Management    
  5. Security and Crisis Management    
III MANAGEMENT OF PREMISES    
  6. Management of Non-domestic Premises    
  7. Club House and Recreational Facility Management    
IV RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENT     
  8. Environment, Health and Safety    
  9. Project Management   CEF Course Code 21Z05165-2
V LEGAL STUDIES    
  10. Introduction to Legal Provisions and Mediation   CEF Course Code 21Z05166-0

OPTIONAL MODULE

11. Research Project for Facility and Property Management 

 
Application Code 1945-HB002A Apply Online Now
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Venue
  • To be advised

Applicants shall:

1.      ia) have gained in the HKDSE Examination Level 2 or above in 5 subjects, including Chinese Language and English Language; or

ib) have gained in the HKALE Grade E in one AL subject or two AS subjects; or

ic) have gained in the HKCEE Examination Grade E or above in 3 subjects PLUS Level 2 or Grade E or above in Chinese Language and English Language*;

 And

iia) have 2 years of work experience in the field; or

iib) have completed a Specification of Competency Standards Based (SCS-based) programme at QF Level 3 in Property Management; or

iic) have possessed two Statements of Attainment in Property Management at QF Level 4 through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL);  .

OR

2.      hold the Certificate or Advanced Certificate in related field awarded within HKU system through HKU SPACE, or other recognized Certificates or Diplomas related to the field, plus 2 years of work experience in the field; or be members of facility management related professional bodies, for example, Hong Kong Institute of Facility Management (HKIFM), Hong Kong Institute of Housing (HKIH), Chartered Institute of Housing Asia Pacific Branch (CIH),etc.;

OR

3.      hold a bachelor’s degree in a related field awarded by a recognized university or equivalent. 

Applicants who cannot satisfy the educational requirements specified above may be considered on individual merit provided that they have at least 5 years of relevant work experience in the field. They should also have an acceptable general educational background.

*With effect form 2007, HKU SPACE recognizes Grade E previously awarded for Chinese Language and English Language(Syllabus B), (Grade C in case of Syllabus A ) as an acceptable alternative to Level 2 in HKCEE.

 

Application Fee

HK$150 (Non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • For 2021/2022 HK$5,620 per module
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Project Management (Module from Advanced Diploma in Facility and Property Management programme)
COURSE CODE 21Z05165-2 FEES $5,620 ENQUIRY 2508-8823
Introduction to Legal Provisions and Mediation (Module from Advanced Diploma in Facility and Property Management programme)
COURSE CODE 21Z05166-0 FEES $5,620 ENQUIRY 2508-8823
Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course Continuing Education Fund Reimbursable Course (selected modules only)
Some modules of this course have been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Advanced Diploma in Facility and Property Management

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [4])

Upon completion of the programme, graduates are eligible to apply for (1) top-up programmes offered by HKU SPACE and other institutions, and (2) Associate Membership of both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Hong Kong Institute of Facility Management (HKIFM), which both RICS and HKIFM are the Recognized Professional Bodies (RBD) of the Property Management Services Authority (PMSA)

Graduates of the Advanced Diploma who can take this module are considered to be in fulfillment of the academic requirements for admission to the Corporate Member of HKIFM.

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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.