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Engineering Discipline

Higher Diploma in Automotive Engineering

Programme code EG524705

The following section presents the programme information offered in September 2021. Information of programmes to be offered in academic year 2022/23 will be announced in Mid May 2022.
Modules (Credit)
Semester 1:
  • English & Communication : Workplace Interaction (6)
  • Whole Person Development - MindShift: Achieving Personal Growth & Effectiveness (6)
  • Occupational Safety and Health (6)
  • Fundamentals of Mathematics for Automotive Engineering (8)
  • Fundamentals of Automotive Science (12)
Semester 2:
  • Vocational Chinese Communication I : Putonghua Conversation and Reports (6)
  • Mathematics for Automotive Engineering (10)
  • Automotive Technology I (10)
  • Automotive Operations Management (8) 
Semester 3:
  • IT Essentials – Smart Living (6)
  • Whole Person Development - Collaboration, Teamwork & Social Engagement (6)
  • Automotive Science (10)
Semester 4:
  • English & Communication : Workplace Correspondence (6)
  • Engineering Drafting and CAD (10)
  • Automotive Practical Training A ^ (5)
  • Automotive Technology II A (10)
Service Management stream
  •  Introduction of Automotive Trade in Hong Kong (4)
  • Fundamentals of Automotive Insurance (6)
Technology stream
  • Automotive Electrical and Electronic Systems (10)
Semester 5:
  • English & Communication : Persuasive Presentations (9)
  • Enrichment Module (6) 
Service Management stream
  • Automotive After-Sales Service Management (8)
  • Auto Parts and Warehouse Management (7)
Technology stream
  • Automotive Business Management (8)
  • Automotive Technology II B (7)
Semester 6:
  • Industrial Attachment ^ (10)
Service Management stream
  • Automotive Systems Inspection Practice^ (5)
Elective set 1
  • Vehicle Body Design and Building * (10)
  • Automotive Thermofluids * (10) 
Technology stream
  • Automotive Practical Training B^ (5)
Elective set 1
  • Vehicle Body Design and Building * (10)
  • Automotive Thermofluids * (10) 
Semester 7:
  • Vocational Chinese Communication III : Putonghua Presentations, Administrative and Technical Text Writing (9)
  • Whole Person Development - Enhancing Competencies in the 21st Century Workplace (3)
  • Automotive Engineering Design (9)
Service Management stream
  • Automotive Systems Control Technology (10)
  • Legal and Financial Aspects for Automotive Marketers (10)
Elective set 2
  • Mechanical Technology * (10)
  • Automotive Insurance and Damage Surveying * (10) 
Technology stream
  • Engine Performance and Emission Control (10)
  • Advanced Automotive Technology (10)
Elective set 2
  • Mechanical Technology * (10)
  • Automotive Fault diagnosis (Light Vehicle) * (10) 
Semester 8:
  • English & Communication : Reports (9)
  • Industry-Based Student Project (1)# (24)
Service Management stream
  • Automotive Performance Technology (10)
  • Automotive Business Training^ (4)
Elective set 3
  • Automotive Testing and Standards * (7) 
  • Automotive Sales and Marketing Management * (7) 
Technology stream
  • Automotive Practical Training C ^ (4)
  • Automotive Control Systems (10)
Elective set 3
  • Automotive Testing and Standards * (7) 
  • Automotive Fault Diagnosis (Heavy Vehicle) * (7)
Semester 9:
  • English & Communication : Promotional Materials (10)
  • Industry-Based Student Project (2)# (24) 
^ Applicant may apply for exemption of the module if either he / she has full-time employment in relevant trade or is competent with his / her work.
* To choose any one elective module of the each elective set in the semester 6, 7 and 8.
# Cross semester module in semester 8 and 9.
 
[Required No. of Credits for Graduation: 329]
Note :
All students will be required to take and pass all of the Whole Person Development modules before graduation. Students possessing at least two-year full-time work experience (from the date of attaining the qualifications that can meet the entry requirements of Higher Diploma Programme) can apply for module exemption subject to passing the related assessment. Please click here for details.