General Education Breadth Courses
 
GEK Strand 4 Positive and Values Education
  • Focus on human being’s values towards positiveness (e.g. resilience, hope, gratitude, zest, perseverance, multi-perspective thinking, self-regulation, and etc.), character strengths, and well-being;
  • Aim at generating understandings on enhancing individual and collective well-being through self-reflections;
  • Apply experiential learning approaches and methods that underpin various PAVE courses, such as mindfulness, role-playing, games, and field practice;
  • Examples of “Strand 4 disciplines”: positive psychology, positive education, and their connections with health and physical education, language education, music, information technology, ethics and life education, literature and culture, and religion.
Timetable

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Course List

Course Code

Course Title

GEK1004

Civic Values, Character Formation and Positive Education

 

GEK1005

Developing Positive Values via Digital Storytelling

 

GEK1006

Taste of Life The Meaning of Suffering and Hope

人生滋味 受苦與盼望

GEK1010

Positive Emotions as Engines of Growth

 

GEK1011

The Building Blocks of Flourishing Happiness, Engagement, and Meaning

 

GEK1014

Positive Life and Daoist School, Daoism

正向人生與道家、道教

GEK1015

Effective Negotiation and Positive Conflict Management Secrets of Successful Teamwork

 

GEK1016

Positive Psychology

 

GEK1023

Meaning, Happiness and the Ethics of the Good Society

 

GEK2002

Mindful Music Making and Appreciation

心靈樂與怒

GEK2003/

GEK2024

Understanding Emotion and Emotion Regulation in the Context

在情境中理解情緒與情緒管理

GEK2008

Positive Education for Well-being in Everyday Life

追求幸福感的正向教育

GEK2012

Writing Your Life

 

GEK2017

Mindfulness Approaches for Promoting Well-being and Health in Modern World

 

GEK2018

Testimonies on Life Journey Religions, Resilience and Reflection

 

GEK2020

Positive Communication in Educational Settings

 

GEK2021

Show Me the Money Economic Thinking and Decisions

 

GEK2022

Perspectives on Difference: Promoting Social Awareness and Positivity

 

GEK3001

Mindfulness

 

GEK3019

Creating a Flourishing Positive Education School

建構營造正向教育的學校

(Last updated on 30 May, 2019)