The Expertise Centre for Lifelong Learning and Innovative Teaching supports the development of education for creative professionals at every stage of their career.
Developing educational contentLifelong learning is an important theme in revitalising HKU’s education. Besides being a place for full-time students of higher professional education, HKU also wants to offer scope to working creative professionals, by offering flexible and varied education.
Education designers from the expertise centre work with the HKU schools on developing varied educational content for the different HKU target groups. They advise or guide lecturers and teams of lecturers in revitalising the education programme. They also contribute to policy on these themes; about minors, for example.
In Learning Communities, the expertise centre develops and shares knowledge in the areas of lifelong learning, becoming flexible and innovative teaching. These Learning Communities are made up of people from the professional field, lecturers, alumni, members of the board of examiners, the education organisation and the management.