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[ 2021 Mar ] Facilities improvement works in Chi Wah Learning Commons for supporting Virtual Teaching and Learning (VTL)

For better supporting VTL, the facilities in Chi Wah Learning Commons will be upgraded. They include study rooms, Digital Literacy Lab (DLL) and interview rooms.

To enable blended teaching and learning activities, a blending learning classroom will be set up as well. These improvement works will be carried out in phases. Tentatively, the whole upgrade project will be completed by summer 2021.

From 1 April 2021, the following study rooms and Zones on the Level 2 of CWLC (map) will be closed till late June:
·       Zone P, Q, O (study rooms no. 12-17)
·       part of Zone L (study rooms no. 23-25)

General support including printer service in the Chi Wah Learning Commons will continue.

The rest of improvement works will be commenced after the assessment period.

We are sorry for the inconvenience caused. Thank you for the support.

Learning Environment Services Team
Information Technology Services

[ 2020 Nov ] Additional space and facilities for online exam at CPD-3.41 during revision and assessment period

CPD-3.41 would open for online exam during revision and assessment period (1 - 23 Dec 2020) with the below arrangement:

  1. Max 40 person in CPD-3.41
  2. All spaces would be bookable via Booking system (Click here for room booking)
  3. No food and drinks are allowed
  4. To cope with the exam schedule, three booking timeslots will be available
    • 8:45am – 1:45pm
    • 1:45pm – 5:45pm
    • 5:45pm – 11:00pm

Thank you for your attention.

Learning Environment Services Team
Information Technology Services

[ 2020 Nov ] Providing Step-free access to Chi Wah Learning Commons

To provide step-free access to Chi Wah Learning Commons, the entrance at Zone A of Chi Wah Learning Commons at Level 1, Central Podium Levels (CPD-1) would back in use, while the entrance at Ground Floor (CPD-G) would be closed from 3 Dec 2020. Please use the lift, escalator or staircase at The Jockey Club Tower to arrive at CPD-1. For access to Level 2 (CPD-2), please use the lift 16 near Zone E.

1/F CWLC

Thank you for your attention.

Learning Environment Services Team
Information Technology Services

 

[ 2020 Nov ] Chi Wah Learning Commons special arrangements during the assessment period (Dec 1 – Dec 23)

To better support the student attending the online assessment, starting from Dec 1, 2020(Tue), services of Chi Wah Learning Commons will be adjusted as follows:

  1. All communal PCs (apart from those in Quick Assess Corner, Mac Bar and Digital Literacy Laboratory) and study carrels will become bookable
  2. To cope with the exam schedule, three booking timeslots will be available for coummual PCs and study carrels(excluding study rooms)
    • 8:45am – 1:45pm
    • 1:45pm – 5:45pm
    • 5:45pm – 11:00pm
  3. Both 1/F and 2/F of Chi Wah Learning Commons will be zoned as quiet study area
  4. Opening hours remain changed
  5. Services will be back to normal after Dec 24, 2020(Thu)

Thank you for your attention.

Learning Environment Services Team
Information Technology Services

 

[ 2020 May ] Learning Environment Services Updates

Chi Wah Learning Commons is re-opened from 20 April 2020. Please access via the main entrance on the ground floor.

Recently, more large unattended stuff in the study spaces is found.

They concern Learning Environment Services (LES) and many students very much.

To maintain a clean and hygienic learning environment, the following measurements will be implemented in Chi Wah Learning Commons starting from 6 May 2020, at 8am:

- All users must not bring in any personal belongings which exceed 56cm x 36cm x 23 cm (22” x 14” x 9”) in size

- All unattended belongings will be collected and sent to the HKU Security Office as “lost and found” items the next working day

- For any repeated cases of unattended belongings in the same week, Chi Wah Learning Commons access will be banned for two weeks

Learning Environment Services Team
Information Technology Services