SCIE 1000

SCIE 1000

Science School Induction

SCIE 1000 is a one-year course designed for all year 1 science students led by faculties, staffs and peer mentors. It provides induction activities to help students adapt to university life, and to understand the program structure of the school and the meaning of university education.

Course Details

SCIE 1000 Course Details
Number of Credit: 0 Credit
Course Grading: Pass/Fail (P/F)
Course Duration: 2 Terms (Fall & Spring)
Course Requirement for Fall Term: SIX Compulsory + TWO Selective activities + ONE Personal Development Plan + ONE adjustment survey
Course Requirement for SpringTerm: THREE Compulsory + ONE Selective activity
Assessment: Attendance 
Attendance: 100% 


Intended Learning Outcomes

SCIE 1000 Intended Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  • Know how to schedule appointments with their academic advisor and utilize advising services appropriately to meet graduation goal.
  • Be aware of important policies and deadlines and understand how to access the information (e.g. calendars, catalog, and academic advising services).
  • Know how to prepare for advising session, mechanisms and timeframe for declaring their major, and how to prepare for post-graduation plans (graduate school, employment, internships, life goals, etc).
  • Become familiar with campus resources
  • Express their opinions and concerns in both small and large group settings
  • Develop teamwork skills

2017/18 Schedule

SCIE 1000 Schedule

Fall Term 2017/18
SIX Compulsory Sessions

8 SEPT  Induction
15 SEPT Anti-telephone deception and crime prevention
22/29 SEPT Meet your Pre-major Faculty Advisor
6 OCT School Co-curricular activities (student sharing)
16-20 OCT Science Majors Week (Any one session)
3 NOV Know your personality type workshop and Personal Development Plan



Spring Term 2017/18
THREE Compulsory Sessions

2 or 9 FEB  Details of SCIE1000 in Spring Term
20 FEB -
26 MAY
Personal Development Consultation Session
1 MAR-
30 APR
Meet Your Pre-major Faculty Advisor



AND ONE Selective Session

Please refer to Canvas or promotional emails for more details. 


How do I check my progress?

SCIE 1000 How do I check my progress

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