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Associate of Health Studies


Associate of Health Studies

Course summary

The Associate of Health Studies (AHS) programme aims at preparing students to further their study at Bachelor level and/or pursue a career in health services or become health worker. The programme objectives include:

(i) To broaden students’ perspectives through exposure to a wide range of general education courses which foster their all-round development;

(ii) To enhance students’ ability in health promotion, maintenance and restoration, and prevention of illness through the delivery of primary, secondary and tertiary health care;

(iii) To develop students’ understanding of psychosocial, cultural and environmental dimensions of health and illness;

(iv) To enhance students’ communication skills for delivery of individualized care as well as for facilitation of teamwork;

(v) To provide students with experiential learning opportunities to facilitate integration of theory and practice in their profession;

Entry Requirement

(i) Have obtained Level 2 for Chinese Language and English Language and Level 2 for Mathematics and Liberal Studies plus one Elective/Applied Learning Subject at Level 2 (“2222+2”) in HKDSE; OR

(ii) Have obtained a pass in one AL subject or passes in two AS subjects in HKALE and five passes in HKCEE including Chinese Language and English Language; OR

(iii) Have obtained a pass in one AL subject or passes in two AS subjects in HKALE and three passes in HKCEE plus Level 2 for Chinese Language and English Language; OR

(iv) Satisfactory completion (with GPA ≥2.5) of a Pre-Associate Degree Programme; OR

(v) Equivalent qualifications.

Address of the institution

31 Wylie Road.
Homantin, Kowloon

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Institution

Tung Wah College

Programme type

Associate Degree

Academic structure

Full time

Duration of study

2 year(s)

Application fee

HK $200

Enquiry

3468 6861 (Phone)