As the course coordinator of the capstone courses titled ‘Senior Experimental Projects‘ and ‘Literature Research‘ in the School of Life Sciences (SLS), the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), the year of 2019/20 was definitely one of the most memorable … Continue reading Final year projects 2019/20
After the Chinese New Year vocation, a lot of activities were either suspended or switched to online mode because of covid-19. Yet, life must go on! … Continue reading Life must go on… …line!
Over the years, I insisted on offering classes about microorganisms and infectious diseases not only to Secondary School Students, but also to Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students, for a reason to make sure my students knew what they had to know … Continue reading An episode of BBMS5100
Classes in CUHK have been suspended since the Chinese New Year vocation due to the recent global outbreak of the new coronavirus. Face-to-face teaching is replaced by online lectures on Zoom; it has been four weeks since 17 February 2020. … Continue reading Prepare for the worst and hope for the best!
Dated back to the first offering of CUSA1013/2013 Great Discovery of Biochemical Sciences in 2012, hand washing has been an important in-class activity for the students to practise. It is based on the belief that some useful knowledge and skills … Continue reading An episode of CUSA2013 II
I have the pleasure to offer the course ‘Biochemistry and Diseases I‘ for the second time since 2017/18. In the second offering, there were nine gifted students studying something related to the diseases of the liver, blood, and heart together. … Continue reading Winter Program for the Gifted and Talented 2019
It was a nice opportunity for me to serve as a reviewer of an education journal titled ‘Athens Journal of Education‘. Although I have been serving as a reviewer of textbooks and scientific journal, it is my first experience in reviewing educational papers. In 2020, I anticipate that I should be participate more in the field of pedagogical research, which is not only related to science education, but also social science. Continue reading A new page to educational research
We have initiated the application of virtual reality technology to create a virtual laboratory for educational purposes some years ago. In 2019, we are further supported by the Teaching Development and Language Enhancement Grant (TDLEG) of the Chinese University of … Continue reading Virtual lab 2.0
IUBMB Education Conference is an international event held every other year. In 2019, it was held in Manila, The Philippines between 13 and 15 November. I had an valuable opportunity to present a poster together with my honourable colleagues there. … Continue reading IUBMB Education 2019
Climate change and global warming have become a big issue worldwide; where one of the consequences is the spread of mosquito-borne diseases, as the activities of mosquitoes are dependent on temperature: the warmer the environment, the more active the insect. … Continue reading An episode of CUSA2013