School of Science

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Life Science

Project Start Year
Project Title
Project Leader
Type of Innovation
Status
2016 - 2019

2017/18

Augmented reality teaching and learning in a laboratory course

Dr Cindy Lam

Technology in Teaching

Ongoing

2012 - 2016

2015/16

Engaging undergraduate students in a high-school outreach initiative in life science

Prof H Y Mak

Teaching Approach

Completed

2014/15

Enhancing students' self-efficacy through inquiry-based assessment techniques

Prof Karen Chan

Teaching Approach

Ongoing

2014/15

Science Education with Case Method - a pilot project to develop cases in life sciences

Prof King Chow

- Teaching Approach
 - Content Enhancement

Ongoing

2013/14

Blended learning – a summer course of “the science of gastronomy” for HKUST students

Prof King Chow;
Prof L L Yeung

- Teaching Approach
- Technology in Teaching
 - Content Enhancement
 

Completed

2012/13

An Integrated and Cyber-based Approach to Biotechnology

Dr Helen Cheung

- Technology in Teaching

Completed

2009 - 2012

2009/10

Peer Review of Biology Final Year Projects-A Platform for the Development of Critical Thinking

Prof Karl Tsim;
Dr Nina Siow

Teaching Approach

Completed

2005 - 2009

2008/09

Assessment of Presentation using Posters with Peer-Evaluation

Dr Ice Ko;
Williamson Lam

Teaching Approach

Completed

2008/09

Group Project Assessment - Ensuring Grading Fairness and Effective Implementation for Educational Merit

Prof King Chow

Teaching Approach

Completed

2007/08

Enrichment Program for Biology Students

Dr Ice Ko

Teaching Approach

Completed

2007/08

Creating a Chinese version of Interactive 3D Animation Prototype of the Life cycle of ACh

Prof Karl Tsim

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2006/07

Biochemical Basis of Parkinson’s Disease & the Therapy

Prof Karl Tsim;
Dr Nina Siow

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2006/07

Virtual Introduction to Biomoledules and their Metabolic Intermediates

Prof Robert Ko

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2005/06

Advanced Interactive Software Tool for the Design of Pharmaceutical Products and Processes

Prof Robert Ko

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2005/06

Creating an Interactive 3D Animation Prototype of the Life cycle of ACh for the Biochemistry Major Students

Prof Yi Fan Han

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2005/06

Discovery-based Functional Genomics Laboratory for Biology Program

Prof King Chow

Teaching Approach

Completed

2002 - 2005

2004/05

Further Application of Metabolic Pathways Interaction including further environmental applications

Prof W K Wong

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2004/05

An Adaptation of “All-round Development of Science Students through Project Courses” in Biological Sciences and Science Education Program

Prof King Chow

Teaching Approach

Completed

2003/04

Understanding Bioinformatics: Direct Experience with Interactive Learning

Prof Xue Hong

Teaching Approach

Completed

2003/04

A Further Application of Metabolic Pathways Interaction Software

Prof Robert Ko

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2003/04

Online Approach to Introduction to Biochemistry

Prof Robert Ko

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2002/03

ESCE500 Introductory Environmental Chemistry & Microbiology

Prof P Y Qian;
Dr Ice Ko

- Technology in Teaching
- Content Enhancement

Completed

2002/03

Introduction to Neurobiology: Interactive 3D Animation Prototype Development of Cranial Nerves

Prof Karl Tsim

Technology in Teaching

Completed

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Chemistry

Project Start Year
Project Title
Project Leader
Type of Innovation
Status
2012 - 2016

2014/15

Bringing Chemistry to Life in Common Core Chemistry Course

Dr Jason Chan

Content Enhancement

Ongoing

2013/14

Buildup of the Missing Link between Teaching and Learning in "General Chemistry – I"

Prof X Y Li

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2013/14

Blended learning – a summer course of “the science of gastronomy” for HKUST students

Prof King Chow;
Prof L L Yeung

- Teaching Approach
- Technology in Teaching
 - Content Enhancement
 

Completed

2005 - 2009

2005/06

Development and Implementation of an Integrated and Multi-media-enhanced On-line Study-station for “Physical Chemistry” and Its Interfacing Programs

Prof X Y Li

Technology in Teaching

Completed

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Mathematics

Project Start Year
Project Title
Project Leader
Type of Innovation
Status
2012 - 2016

2015/16

Adaptive Learning in Stochastic Modeling (MATH3425)

Prof Kani Chen

Technology in Teaching

Ongoing

2013/14

Teaching Mathematical Reasoning and Problem Solving Skills for Calculus

Prof Jishan Hu

Technology in Teaching

Ongoing

2012/13

Innovation in Mathematics Support through a Blended-Learning Approach

Prof Allen Moy;
Prof Jimmy Fung

Teaching Approach

Completed

2009 - 2012

2010/11

Pilot Implementation of an Interactive Homework System for Common Core Level Mathematics Courses at HKUST

Prof Allen Moy

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2002 - 2005

2004/05

All-Round Development of Science Students through Mini-Lecture Series

Prof Jimmy Fung

Teaching Approach

Completed

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Physics

Project Start Year
Project Title
Project Leader
Type of Innovation
Status
2012 - 2016

2015/16

Development of an experiential course "Using movie to teach science"

Prof C T Chan

Content Enhancement

Ongoing

2013/14

Effective Learning of Physics

Prof X R Wang

Content Enhancement

Completed

2009 - 2012

2010/11

Development of a New Physics Demonstration Facility and Renovation of General Physics III (modern physics) Laboratory

Prof Penger Tong;
David Mak

Content Enhancement

Completed

2009/10

Development of Interactive Assessment Platform for General Physics Courses

Prof Nian Lin

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2005 - 2009

2007/08

Demonstrations in Introductory Electromagnetism and Modern Physics Course (PHYS013)

Prof Nian Lin

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2006/07

Pilot Courses for Science General Education in the Four-Year University Curriculum

Prof Michael Wong

Teaching Approach

Completed

2005/06

Developing Demo/Teaching Kits Based on Departmental Research Strength

Prof Phillips Sou

Content Enhancement

Completed

2005/06

Demonstrations in Introductory Mechanics and their Recording by Video-tapes

Prof K K Fung

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2002 - 2005

2004/05

Modification on the Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) Project for MSc Program in Material Science

Prof X X Zhang

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2004/05

Multimedia Teaching Development for Introductory Physics Courses

Prof K K Fung

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2003/04

Scanning Electron Microscopy for Materials Science via the Internet

Prof Ning Wang; Prof K K Fung

Technology in Teaching

Completed

2002/03

All-round Development of Sciences Students through Project Courses

Prof K Y M Wong

Teaching Approach

Completed

2002/03

Multimedia Teaching Development for Physics Course

Prof T K NG

Technology in Teaching

Completed

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