Economics & Business Education

Economics & Business Education Department


Key Learning Area

Personal, Social & Humanities Education

Technology Education

Objectives

S4-6 BAFS

  • to provide students at senior secondary level with fundamental business knowledge and skills, and develop their positive values and attitudes, so that they can fulfill their roles competently and confidently as consumers, investors, employees and/or entrepreneurs;
  • to develop students’ generic skills in research, analysis, leadership, team-building, communication, critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving and transfer them to different domains; and
  • to explore different aspects of business to prepare students for life, for learning and for employment.

S1-2 EPA

  • to provide students with an understanding of the nature of business activities and the environments within which they function, with particular reference to the context of Hong Kong; and
  • to develop students’ awareness of current affairs and current economic policies in the local and international economy.

S3 BFM

  • to provide students with fundamental business knowledge and skills, and develop among them positive values and attitudes, so that they can play their roles competently and confidently as consumers, investors, employees and/or entrepreneurs;
  • to equip students with the abilities and attitudes to become independent and life-long learners to meet the ever-changing challenges in their future studies and careers; and nurture them to become socially responsible citizens; and
  • to develop students’ analytical and critical understanding of economic forces and of the interdependence of economic activities.

S4-6 ECO

  • to provide students of varying aptitudes with the basic economic knowledge and skills necessary to explain economic phenomena in the society;
  • to develop students’ generic skills in research, analysis, communication, critical thinking and problem-solving, of which can be transferred to different domains of the business environment;
  • to develop students’ ability to communicate through the effective use of economic terminology with reference to relevant data; and
  • to enable students to have logical judgment on local/global economic policies and events.

Department Members

Department Head:
Mrs Lee Chung Po Man, Mr Lau Yip Tak
Members:
Mrs Chiu Chan Sui Ping
Mrs Ng Lee Chui Chun
Mr Tsang Hon Kwong

Academic Activities

A model city in BYD

A model city in BYD

Build Your Dreams is the motto of BYD

Build Your Dreams is the motto of BYD

Students learning the development of drones

Students learning the development of drones

Students widen their exposure on the collaboration of Chinese herbal medicine and cosmetics

Students widen their exposure on the collaboration of Chinese herbal medicine and cosmetics

Visiting the Cosmetics Innovation Centre

Visiting the Cosmetics Innovation Centre

Visiting the Shenzhen 3 Nod Electronics for Smart Homes

Visiting the Shenzhen 3 Nod Electronics for Smart Homes

Food Stalls – Promoting Green Eating

S2 students were provided with an opportunity to run food stalls during the post-exam OLE day to sell snacks prepared according to the principles of green eating.

CUHK Business School, Business Lecture Series for Secondary School

A business lecture has been arranged for S5 Economics and BAFS students to enrich their business knowledge and interview skills.  Mr Lee, Siu Po Simon from CUHK delivered a lecture covering Hong Kong business environment and interview skills for university admission and job interview to our students.

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Student actively raised questions in the Q& A session

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Students engaged in the mock interview

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Student-led Subject-related Activities

The Budget activity was held during lunch time. The activity was co-planned by the S3 BFM and S4 BAFS students. They have designed an interactive game booth named “Budget Mon” to arouse schoolmates’ awareness of the Budget Speech.

 

Mainland Factory Visit

To broaden the learning horizon of students studying Economics and Business subjects, the EPA and Business Education Department organized a visit to a factory in the mainland. The visit enabled students to meet factory managers and staff members and experience the production process of products in factories.

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The factory visit provides an invaluable learning experience for students

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Students experienced the quality test of products in the factory

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Students were curious about the structure of product parts

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Rich Kid, Poor Kid – Financial Management for Teens Road Show

A workshop, “Rich Kid, Poor Kid Financial Management for Teens” conducted by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, has been arranged for all S3 students to help them learn sound financial management practices.

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EcoBus Poor Kid2
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Outstanding Achievements

HKCC Business Excellence Contest 2017

HKCC Business Excellence Contest 2016/17

The HKCC Business Excellence Contest is an annual business competition organised by Hong Kong Community College of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University for Senior form business students. The theme for the competition this year is “Celebration of Corporate Anniversary”.

 

Students have to conduct a business analysis and to design a gift set with a new slogan for a corporation in Hong Kong to achieve specific marketing objective(s) and celebrate its anniversary.

Out of a total of 121 entries from 36 secondary schools, our S5 students were awarded the Judges Commendation Award. They are

5A CHONG Natalie
5A Huang Peijing
5A LEUNG Sze Lam
5A Pang Sze Ching
5A WAN Shuk Ling

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Congratulations to all of them!

第二屆全港中學學界廣告賣橋王

第二屆全港中學學界廣告賣橋王

Students have to create an advertisement storyboard and slogan for a designated brand in the competition.  Our S5 students received 2 merit prizes, 高級組品牌優異獎and 高級組最FIT”士撈勁”優異獎 for their creative excellence.

They are 5B Chan Fung Ting, Chan Hei Yung, Kwok Chun Ki, Leung Siu Hin, Li Yuk Ho, Tsui Holwin, Wong Tsz Ching and Yiu Ka Lung.

高級組品牌優異獎

 高級組品牌優異獎

高級組最FIT士撈勁優異獎

 高級組最FIT士撈勁優異獎