BEng(CompSc) Programme Objectives & Learning Outcomes

Programme Objectives

Our graduates should be able to:

1. Knowledge Application
Apply knowledge of mathematics, computer science, and engineering to identify, formulate, and solve computational problems.

2. Solution for Practical Problems
Apply computer science and software engineering technologies to different information processing areas such as business, industry, and public sectors.

3. Continual Development
Continue personal development and progress with the evolution in the computer science discipline.

4. Teamwork and Leadership
Work effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary development team and undertake leadership roles when appropriate.

5. Effective Communication
Communicate their thoughts, in both written and oral forms, so that others can comprehend and build on their work.

6. Professionalism
Understand the importance of ethics in the profession and the need to act in the society's best interest.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLO) for BEng(CompSc)

Upon successful completion of the curriculum, students should be able to:

PLO a - apply knowledge of computing and mathematics appropriate to the programme outcomes and to the discipline

PLO b - apply knowledge of a computing specialization, and domain knowledge appropriate for the computing specialization to the abstraction and conceptualization of computing models

PLO c - analyze a problem, and identify and define the computing requirements appropriate to its solution

PLO d - design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or programme to meet desired needs with appropriate consideration for public health and safety, social and environmental considerations

PLO e - function effectively on teams to accomplish a common goal

PLO f - demonstrate an understanding of professional, ethical, legal, security and social issues and responsibilities

PLO g - communicate effectively with a range of audiences

PLO h - analyze the local and global Reimpact of computing on individuals, organizations, and society

PLO i - recognize the need for and an ability to engage in continuing professional development

PLO j - use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for computing practice with an understanding of the limitations.

Relationship to HKU Educational Aims

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Programme Objectives

Programme Learning Outcomes

Knowledge Application

Solution for Practical Problems

Continual Development

 

Teamwork and Leadership

Effective Communication

Professionalism

 

PLO a

 

 

 

 

PLO b

 

 

 

 

PLO c

 

 

 

 

 

PLO d

 

 

 

 

 

PLO e

 

 

 

 

PLO f

 

 

 

 

 

PLO g

 

 

 

 

PLO h

 

 

 

 

 

PLO i

 

 

 

 

 

PLO j

 

 

 

 

 

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HKU Educational Aims

Programme Objectives

Pursuit of academic/
professional excellence, critical intellectual enquiry and life-long learning

 

Tackling novel situations and
 ill-defined problems

Critical self-reflection, greater understanding of others, and upholding personal and professional ethics.

 

Intercultural understanding and global citizenship

 

Communication and collaboration

 

Leadership and advocacy for the improvement of the human condition

 

Knowledge Application

 

 

 

 

Solution for Practical Problems

 

Continual Development

 

 

 

 

 

Teamwork and Leadership

 

 

 

Effective Communication

 

 

 

Professionalism

 

 

 

 

 

Relationship of BEng(CompSc) Programme Learning Outcomes to HKU Educational Aims

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HKU Educational Aims

Programme Learning Outcomes

Pursuit of academic/
professional excellence, critical intellectual enquiry and life-long learning

 

Tackling novel situations and
 ill-defined problems

Critical self-reflection, greater understanding of others, and upholding personal and professional ethics

Intercultural understanding and global citizenship

 

Communication and collaboration

 

Leadership and advocacy for the improvement of the human condition

 

 

PLO a

 

 

 

 

 

PLO b

 

 

 

 

 

PLO c

 

 

 

 

PLO d

 

 

 

 

PLO e

 

 

 

 

PLO f

 

 

 

 

PLO g

 

 

 

 

PLO h

 

 

 

PLO i

 

 

 

 

 

PLO j