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永續社區學院

永續農業

課程簡介:

本課程重點介紹永續農業的基本概念,包括一系列對環境及社會有利且合乎經濟效益的農業方式,並通過本地案例研究和農場考察,讓學生認識永續農業方式的各種應用。學生亦有機會參與農業實習,進一步提高知識和技能。

評核與認證:

出席率不少於百分之七十並通過課程評核之學員可獲永續坊頒發修業證書。本課程為「永續社區證書(資歷架構級別:3;資歷名冊登記號碼:18/000784/L3;資歷名冊登記有效期:2018年9月11日(持續))四個單元之一。成功取得四個單元的修業證書之學員可申請取得香港大學專業進修學院頒發之「永續社區證書」。

入學資格:

(a) 香港中學文憑考試五科(包括中國語文及英國語文)考獲二級或以上成績;
(b) 香港中學會考五科(包括中國語文及英國語文)合格;
(c) 具同等學歷

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持續進修基金可獲發還款項課程編號:44Z114591

課程名稱:

永續農業

課程編號:

CSCM03-202211

課程制式:

兼讀制

時數及修業期:

每星期1至2課,共36小時,為期3個月

教學語言:

英語,輔以廣東話

開課日期:

2022年11月17日(星期四)

學費:

HKD7,980(不包括考察費用)

截止報名日期:

2022年11月2日(星期三)

報讀方法:

下載及填寫課程報名表格(須提供學歷證明副本)交回永續社區學院 (郵寄或電郵

查詢:

星期一至星期五 上午9時至下午6時

電話: 3917-4767

電郵: ccsg@hku.hk

上課地點:

薄扶林香港大學(平日晚上)
大埔嘉道理農場暨植物園(周末)
荔枝窩

導師:

課程內容及時間表:

更新: 2022年10月31日

日期 內容
2022年11月17日 (星期四) 7:00-10:00pm 講課:永續農業基礎認識
– 背景及原則
– 糧食問題及食物系統
– 華南地區種植條件
– 國際及本地的農業情況
2022年11月24日 (星期四) 7:00-10:00pm 講課:永續農業的管理
– 永續農耕理論
– 農場設計及運作
– 農產品銷售
– 有機資源循環策略
2022年12月3日 (星期六) 8:15am-17:15pm 講課:農業模式
– 荔枝窩農場考察
– 農產加工考察
– 農耕條件與自然資源
– 農作物分類及與景觀的關係
– 肥力及病蟲害管理
實習:育苗、開田、播種
2022年12月4日 (星期日) 8:15am-17:35pm 講課:農業與環境
– 水土管理與保育
– 生境互動
– 農村設計與社區
– 農地政策
考察:梅子林及蛤塘鄉村活化;香港大學沙頭角「本地廚房」
2022年12月17日 (星期六) 08:30am-17:15pm 農場考察:有心機、香城遺菇、蕉徑、有機種植社群辦公室
2022年12月18日 (星期日) 9:25am-5:00pm 講課:香港農業發展
– 農民、農村、農業的相互關係
– 本地農業歷史
– 都市農業
考察:中環農墟、荃灣都市農莊
2023年1月8日 (星期日) 9:30am-17:00pm 講課:農業發展及政策
– 挑戰與機遇
– 本地農業政策:背景、影響及限制
– 農田及堆肥示範
開田實習及小組考試
2023年1月15日 (星期日) 全日 預留上課日子
2023年1月26日 (星期四) 7:00pm-8:00pm 筆試

 

名額:
25個 (先到先得)

請留意:
本課程已加入持續進修基金可獲發還款項課程名單內。本單元所屬之主體課程(永續社區證書課程)在資歷架構下獲得認可(資歷架構第三級)。

學員評語:

「最好的老師!很用心,很有經驗,也很有批判思維和技巧。實地考察和農場參觀選址合適。」

「對業外人士來說,本課程資訊豐富。老師知識廣博又充滿熱誠,讓我能建立起一個知識庫。」

永續社區學人計劃:

課程畢業生將獲邀參與永續社區學人計劃作為學人。此計劃旨在把熱心的個別人士連結起來,建立網絡,給計劃成員提供持續的支持,並作為一個跨學科和跨界別的社區永續發展經驗交流平台。學人更有資格參與永續發展實驗坊鄉郊初創培育計劃

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Dr Poon is a recipient of HKSAR Honours and Awards – Silver Bauhinia Star 2018.  He is very active in public services, especially in the high education sector.  At HKU, he is the Deputy Chairman of Foundation for Educational Development & Research, a member of Audit Committee, member of International Advisory Council of the Faculty of Business and Economics. He was a Court and Council member of HKU and Chairman of HKU Convocation.

Frances R. and John J. Duggan Professor in Public Administration, University of Southern California

Professor Shui Yan Tang’s research focuses on institutional analysis and design, common-pool resource governance, environmental politics and policy, collaborative governance, and governance reform. He is the author of Institutions and Collective Action: Self-Governance in Irrigation (ICS Press, 1992) and Ten Principles for a Rule-ordered Society: Enhancing China’s Governing Capacity (China Economic Publishing House, 2012). He has published in numerous journals, including Comparative Politics, Economic Development Quarterly, Environment and Planning A, Governance, Harvard Business Review, Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory, Land Economics, Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, Public Administration Review, The China Quarterly, and World Development. Professor Tang was associate editor of the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory.

Walker Family Professor for the Arts and Sciences, University of Washington

Aseem Prakash is Professor of Political Science, the Walker Family Professor for the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Founding Director of the Center for Environmental Politics. He is the Founding Editor of the Cambridge University Press Series in Business and Public Policy as well as Cambridge Elements in Organizational Response to Climate Change: Business, Governments & Nonprofits. Professor Prakash’s research focuses on climate governance, NGOs, and voluntary regulation. He has a byline in Forbes.com.

 

Aseem Prakash is a member of National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s Board on Environmental Change and Society and International Research Fellow at the Center for Corporate Reputation, University of Oxford. He was elected to the position of the Vice President of the International Studies Association for the period, 2015-2016. His recent awards include the American Political Science Association’s 2020 Elinor Ostrom Career Achievement Award in recognition of “lifetime contribution to the study of science, technology, and environmental politics,” the International Studies Association’s 2019 Distinguished International Political Economy Scholar Award that recognizes “outstanding senior scholars whose influence and path-breaking intellectual work will continue to impact the field for years to come,” as well its 2018 James N. Rosenau Award for “scholar who has made the most important contributions to globalization studies” and the European Consortium for Political Research Standing Group on Regulatory Governance’s 2018 Regulatory Studies Development Award that recognizes a senior scholar who has made notable “contributions to the field of regulatory governance.”

Adjunct Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management, CUHK

Professor Lam graduated from The University of Hong Kong with a degree of Bachelor in Arts in Geography and Geology in November 1970 and a degree of Master of Philosophy in November 1974. He obtained a degree of Doctor of Philosophy from The University of New England in Australia in April 1981. Professor Lam was admitted as an Honorary fellow of The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management, the United Kingdom in April 2006, of Hong Kong Institute of Acoustics in June 2012 and The Hong Kong Institute of Environmental Impact Assessment in June 2012. For previous community services in Hong Kong, Professor Lam was a council member of the Sustainable Council from March 2003 to February 2011, the Advisory Committee on Water Resources and Quality of Water Supplies from April 2000 to March 2004, Hong Kong Observatory from October 2006 to September 2010, and the Advisory Committee on Agriculture and Fisheries from May 1988 to May 1992. He served as the Chairman of the Advisory Council on the Environment from January 2003 to December 2009 and had been the Chairman of the Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan Steering Committee from June 2013 to May 2016. He was also a member of various statutory Appeal Boards of the Hong Kong SAR Government, including those dealing with Town Planning from November 1991 to December 1999, Registration of Persons from June 1999 to May 2005, Air Pollution Control from March 1989 to January 2001, Noise Control from February 1989 to January 2004, Environmental Impact Assessment from April 2013 to March 2016, and Waste Disposal from February 2013 to January 2016.  Professor Lam is currently an Environmental Consultant with The World Bank on contract.

Chief Corporate Development Officer, China Light and Power HK Limited

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Ms Chong has over 30 years of experience in corporate communications and customer services after having held various senior management positions in the tourism, hotel and aviation industries.  Before joining CLP, Ms Chong was Director Corporate Affairs of Cathay Pacific Limited and worked at the Hong Kong Tourism Board (formerly the Hong Kong Tourist Association).

Honorary University Fellows, HKU

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Dr. Liao was formerly the Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works of the Hong Kong SAR Government in 2002-2007 when she managed a budget of over 40B HK dollars per annum and adopted sustainable development strategies in her policies to achieve a balanced approach in social and economic development while protecting the environment at the same time. She also encouraged public engagement to building strong community awareness and encouraged the usage of new technologies wherever possible. Prior to her Government appointment Dr. Liao was in the consultancy business and amongst her many projects she was engaged as the environmental consultant to the Beijing’s Olympic Bid and Organizing Committee in 2000-2008. She was Senior Advisor to the Vice- Chancellor of HKU from 2008 to 2014, Acting Director of the Kadoorie Institute from 2012 to 2016 and Mater of New College at The University of Hong Kong.

Dr. Liao is a Fellow of the Royal Chemistry Society, the Hong Kong Institute of Engineers and The University of Hong Kong. She was awarded the Members of the British Empire (MBE), and Justice of Peace and the Gold Bauhinia Star by the Hong Kong SAR Government.

Misinformation Policy Manager, Asia Pacific, Facebook

Jenna is a Product Policy Manager on Facebook’s Misinformation Policy team. She specialises in global health misinformation and misinformation in the Asia-Pacific region, and is based in Singapore.

Product Policy Manager, Inauthentic Behavior, Facebook

Sam Traynor is the Product Policy manager for Inauthentic behavior at Facebook. For almost the last decade he has been working in the integrity space in variety of roles and companies mainly focusing on protecting user voice, the authenticity of conversations, and the integrity of the civic process.

Head of Content Regulation, Asia Pacific, Facebook

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Public Policy Research Manager, Data for Good, Facebook

Alex Pompe is a Research Manager on Facebook’s Data for Good team. This team builds privacy-protecting data sets to aid response work for natural disasters and public health crises (here is a recent example from the COVID19 response: https://research.fb.com/blog/2020/06/protecting-privacy-in-facebook-mobility-data-during-the-covid-19-response/). Previously, Alex led the growth team at a startup scaling the company to 35 countries over 3 years. Prior to this he worked on access to information and Internet programs for 6 years at an international NGO called IREX; first in Ukraine, next in Namibia, and then in Washington DC. He served as a Peace Corps volunteer teaching mathematics in Namibia from 2006 to 2008. Alex holds a BS in physics from the University of Illinois, and an MS from the University of Michigan (where he also taught astrophysics.) He has served as a guest lecturer for the University of Maryland’s School of Information.

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Head of Privacy and Data Policy, Asia Pacific, Facebook

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Assistant Professor, Department of Politics and Public Administration, The University of Hong Kong

Dr. Chan’s primary research concerns the institutions that shape the consumption and distortion of information in different organizational settings. His current research explores how bureaucrats handle information and the impact of institutions on their choices.

Ongoing projects deal with different aspects of bureaucratic control in authoritarian regimes, such as administrative oversight, juridical intervention, internal reporting, and legislative decision-making.

He holds a PhD Degree in Public Policy from the O’Neill School of Public and Environment Affairs and the Department of Political Science, Indiana University Bloomington.

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