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Autumn Courses 2021 of Science Academy for Young Talent, Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong



Established by the Faculty of Science, CUHK in 2010, Science Academy for Young Talent is dedicated to nurturing secondary school students who are talented in science by providing different enrichment courses. This autumn, our Academy is planning to offer 6 science courses:

Category I-University Credit Bearing

(Students who complete the course and meet its requirement can opt for credit exemption when they study at CUHK)

  1. SAYT1006 Risk Management and Actuarial Science

Category II-Academy Credit Bearing

(Student can accumulate credits which will be regarded as “Other Learning Experiences” when applying for university)

  1. CUSA1003A Molecular Biology and Biotechnology: An Introduction (NEW)
  2. CUSA2013 Great Discoveries in Biomedical Sciences (Senior Class)
  3. CUSA2023A Introduction to Bionics (for junior form students)
  4. CUSA2043 An Ocean of Inspiration and Beauty
  5. CUSA1035 Mysteries in the Atomic World
  6. CUSA1075 Wonderful World of Physics (for junior form students)

These courses are designed for students ranging from S1 to S6. Subjects include statistics, life sciences and physics. The courses are now open for second round application until 13 August 2021.

For details and application of the courses, please visit: