Special Notice


In response to the surge of COVID-19 cases, the School of Continuing and Professional Studies of The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUSCS) follows the University's enhanced control measures and announces that special class arrangements will apply. Classes for both Full-time Programmes and Part-time Programmes in Professional and Continuing Education will be delivered online (except otherwise notified) until 7 February 2022 (Monday). Students concerned will be contacted by respective Programme Teams for details of the arrangements.


Opening Hours of CUSCS Enrolment/Learning Centres from 25 January to 7 February 2022 and Sanitary Measures

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General English

Making Social Psychology Work in Communication

Course No. : 221-390138-01|Start Date : 20/01/2022

Admission Requirements

Level: intermediate
(Completion of secondary education, or equivalent)


CUSCS Instructor

Language Used


Total Hours

20 hour(s)




Tsim Sha Tsui Learning Centre

Start Date





19:00 - 21:30

Tuition Fee



General Short Courses

Course Enquiries

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Enrolment Enquiries

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Closing Date for Application


Application Closed


Applied social psychologists examine how social dynamics affects such variables as relationships, organizational systems, personal well-being, and community and group behavior. This course aims to enhance students' understanding of various topics in social psychology by demonstrating their practical and applied uses in various work-based scenarios that involve networking, group processes, organizational behavior, self-development, and job satisfaction.

Topics include:
(1) Background and Key Social Psychology Theories;
(2) Work Motivation and Attitudes;
(3) Stress and Well-being at Work
(4) Training and Development;
(5) Job Satisfaction and Organizational-Industrial Psychology;
(6) Leadership;
(7) Group Process and Work Teams.

* This is one of the modules of Certificate Programme in Workplace English and Communication (Intermediate)


All applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

(a) For new applicants who would like to study this course as an individual short course:

Fill in the Enrollment Form for General Courses/Outline and Distance Learning Programmes
and send to: "Languages Programme Team, 1/F, Bank of America Tower, 12 Harcourt Road, Central, Hong Kong".

Or enroll it online

The school will notify you the progress by email.

(b) For new applicants or existing students of the Certificate Programme,

please refer to “7. Application” on the page of Certificate Programme in Workplace English and Communication (Intermediate)