Students look at samples of air bacteria and fungi during laboratory tours.


同學參觀理學院實驗室,對空氣中的細菌和真菌樣本感興趣。

The HKBU-affiliated school Wong Kam Fai Secondary School team is the championship at the Integrated Science Challenge Competition. The team has to solve some science-related challenges within a given time. The third person from left is Professor Cheah Kok-wai of the Department of Physics.


綜合科學挑戰比賽冠軍由香港浸會大學附屬學校王錦輝中學隊伍奪得,他們需於指定時間內解決多項科學難題。圖中左三是物理系謝國偉教授。

Date: 03 Jul 2015 (Friday)

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HKBU Science Festival captures the interest of over 1,000 students with light technology developments and applications

浸大科學節讓逾千學生認識光科技的應用與發展

The Faculty of Science held today (3 July) its Open Day, one of the many activities of the 2015 Science Festival. Around 1,300 participants from 28 secondary schools and 6 primary schools attended the Open Day. This year, the Science Festival revolved around the theme of “A Bright Future” with an aim to enhance students’ awareness of the wide-ranging applications and future development of light and light-based technologies that are widely applied in fields of science, including medicine, energy, communications, optical science and astronomy.

The Faculty organised “A ‘Bright’ Future Video Competition” for the first time. The video competition required participants to produce an original three-minute video that is related to the theme. The championship title went to SKH Li Ping Secondary School, the first runner-up was Aberdeen Technical School and the second runner-up was Missionary Alliance Sun Kei Secondary School.

Another popular activity, also held for the first time, was the Integrated Science Challenge Competition which required each competing team to solve a series of assigned science-related challenges within a given time. The team of Hong Kong Baptist University Affiliated School Wong Kam Fai Secondary School was awarded first place, while first runner-up and second runner-up went to the teams of Carmel Divine Grace Foundation Secondary School and Maryknoll Convent School (Secondary Section), respectively.

In addition, the Faculty organised several talks on Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Other activities included laboratory tours, mobile app workshops, games and exhibitions.

理學院今天(7月3日)舉行開放日,是今年度科學節的活動之一,吸引近28間中學和6間小學,約1,300人出席。今年的科學節以「未來之光」為主題,讓學生及公眾人士了解廣泛應用於醫療、能源、資訊、光纖和天文學等科學範疇的光科學技術及其未來的發展。

今年,理學院首次舉辦「未來之光短片製作比賽」。比賽要求參賽者製作一段3分鐘、與主題有關的原創短片,冠軍由聖公會李炳中學奪得,亞軍是香港仔工業學校,季軍由基督教宣道會宣基中學隊伍奪得。

另一項首次舉辦的活動「綜合科學挑戰比賽」則要求每支參賽隊伍於指定時間內解決一連串的科學挑戰。冠軍由香港浸會大學附屬學校王錦輝中學隊伍奪得,亞軍是迦密主恩中學,瑪利諾修院學校(中學部)隊伍奪得季軍。

此外,理學院舉辦多場物理、生物、化學和數學的主題講座,其他活動包括實驗室參觀、手機應用程式工作坊、遊戲及專題展覽等。