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The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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BSc Integrative Systems and Design 理學士 (綜合系統與設計)

ISDN

Short Description

This program provides a multi-disciplinary training to students in integrative systems and design. It adopts a student-centric curriculum, which is created based on their talents and interests, and a project-based learning approach in which students study and work in teams. Students acquire knowledge in design and systems thinking, specific technology and entrepreneurial spirit through learning-by-doing. The birth of disruptive innovations requires both cutting-edge science and engineering advancement and creates a huge demand for innovators who can integrate know-hows that span different disciplines in a user-oriented and human-centered mindset.

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RequirementsUpdated

  • Programme Entrance Requirements
  • General Entrance Requirements
Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 3
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 1 SUBJECTNote1 3
BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY or PHYSICS or COMBINED SCIENCE or INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY or DESIGN AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY 3
Or
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3
BIOLOGY or CHEMISTRY or PHYSICS or COMBINED SCIENCE or INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY or DESIGN AND APPLIED TECHNOLOGY 3

Note 1: The above subjects refer to Category A subjects.

Remarks:
(1) Candidates applying for admission to the BSc in ISD (ISDN) program are required to upload the Design and Technology Portfolio (DTP) through the ISD Admissions website. DTP is a purposeful collection of the student's past design and technology efforts, to tell a coherent story of their problem-solving approach and design process to arrive at the final work. It highlights candidates’ previous project work that describes how, why and what the students work on the projects. Note that the submission of DTP is MANDATORY, candidates who fail to submit the DTP will not be considered for the application. For DTP submission guidelines, please visit: https://isd.ust.hk/admissions/ 
(2) The shortlisted candidate will be invited for the MANDATORY Team-based Design Challenge. For the format and schedule of the Team-based Design Challenge, please visit: https://isd.ust.hk/admissions/.
(3) For more details about admission score calculation, please refer to: https://join.ust.hk/jupas-score/

Core Subjects Minimum Level
CHINESE LANGUAGE 3
ENGLISH LANGUAGE 3
LIBERAL STUDIES 2
MATHEMATICS COMPULSORY PART 2
Elective Subject(s) Minimum Level
ANY 2 SUBJECTS 3
Or
ANY 1 SUBJECT 3
MATHEMATICS EXTENDED MODULE 1 OR 2 3

Remarks:

  • The above subjects refer to Category A subjects.

Calculation of scores for applicants with more than 1 sitting in HKDSE Examination

Once the minimum entrance requirements have been met, the best results achieved in all sittings will be used for calculating admissions scores.

First Year Tuition Fee

HK$ 42,100

Contacts

Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Email: isd@ust.hk

Tel: 3469 2723

Footnote(s)

(1) As the 2019/20 Academic Year is the start of the 2019-2022 triennium for which UGC-funded programmes are still subject to the Legislative Council's approval, the number of student intake places shown in this web page is indicative only and subject to change or confirmation at a later date.
(2) For details about admission activities, please click here.