Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Medium of instruction in Class
A: Overseas Degree programmes are conducted in English. Language courses will be taught in the corresponding languages. Some of the Progression Diploma programmes, Continuing Education Diploma and Certificate programmes and some professional programmes are conducted in English while others are conducted in Cantonese, supplemented with English terminology, if applicable. Language courses will be taught in the corresponding languages.
Certificates and Transcripts
A: Yes, you can authorize a third party to collect your certificate on your behalf. The third party must present an authorization letter from you and a copy of your HKID to SCOPE staff in order to collect your certificate.
A: Students may apply for additional copies of transcripts with a service charge of HK$30 per copy. In case of loss of your award parchment or certificate, no replacement will be issued. However, students can apply for a Certification of Award to certify the award obtained with a service charge of HK$30 per copy.
A: Normally, you will get the information at least 1 month before the programme commencement.
Leave of Absence
A: Applications for leave of absence from studies during the programme should be made to SCOPE in writing, giving the reason for the absence and its expected length. Where the absence is due to illness, a medical certificate is required.