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Diploma of Foundation Studies

Diploma of Foundation Studies (Engineering)

Programme code FS523002E

Modules (Credit)
  • Engineering Science A (12)
  • Engineering Science B (12)
  • Engineering Drawing (16)
  • Industrial Studies (8)
  • Creative Projects (12)
  • Vocational English I (6)
  • Vocational English II (6)
  • Vocational English III (6)
  • Vocational English IV (12)
  • Vocational English V (12)
  • Vocational Chinese: Discussion & Social Correspondence (8)
  • Vocational Chinese: Putonghua Conversation & Discussion (6)
  • Vocational Chinese: Reading Comprehension & Administrative Text Writing (8)
  • Foundation Mathematics I (12)
  • Foundation Mathematics II (B) (8)
  • Information Technology Applications (16)
  • Essentials of Personal Development (12) (Note 2)
  • Wellness in Action (4) (Note 2)
Optional Module:
  • Foundation Mathematics III (16) (Note 1)
[Required No. of Credits: 176]
  1. Diploma of Foundation Studies students who have not obtained Level 2 or above in HKDSE Mathematics may consider taking the optional module “Foundation Mathematics III” for the eligibility to apply for VTC Higher Diploma programmes or related civil service jobs which require Level 2 or above in HKDSE Mathematics as one of their general entry requirements. Optional modules will not be included in the calculation of cumulative / award module average for Diploma of Foundation Studies.
  2. All students will be required to take and pass all of the Structured Whole Person Development modules (total 16 credits) before graduation. Students possessing at least one year full-time work experience (from the date of attaining the qualifications that can meet the entry requirements of Diploma of Foundation Studies) can apply for module exemption subject to passing the related assessment.