Ocean Park Hong Kong

Whale (Secondary 4 - 6) - Liberal Studies

Explore Your Daily Life, Connect with the Community

There are so many stimulating experiences around us. A drop of tap water, a wonderful seafood meal, a moisturising hand cream - all of these could inspire students to explore the world around them in any number of ways. The following unique activities are suitable for students who take up Liberal Studies. Learning through everyday life can be a fun educational experience!

(Note: This part was previously listed under “Elective Subject” by mistake  in Prospectus 2018/19. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.)

    Part I: Education Programme (2.5 hours)

    Sustainable Seafood

    • Understand the roles of fishermen and the government in the implementation of sustainable fishery through drama activity
    • Promote the concept of sustainable seafood to visitors through an interactive game

    LOHAS Companion

    • Understand how different lifestyles have an impact on the natural environment through investigating our daily activities
    • Learn about the Ecological Footprint and explore how LOHAS can help with the problem of Ecological Overshoot and be applied in our daily lives

    Rainforest Crisis

    • Investigate the applications of palm oil through different activities
    • Discuss the importance of the roles of consumers and actively involve ourselves in conserving the rainforest

    Part II: Self-Visit (until 15:30)

    Students have the chance to explore Ocean Park on their own and discover more about the various everyday issues affecting us.

    Programme Course Capacity (Students) Time Location
    Sustainable Seafood 20 - 40 10:00 - 12:30 / 12:30 - 15:00 The Waterfront
    LOHAS Companion 20 - 30 10:00 - 12:30 / 12:30 - 15:00 The Waterfront
    Rainforest Crisis 20 - 30 10:00 - 12:30 / 12:30 - 15:00 The Summit#

    #One-way travelling time between the Ocean Park Main Entrance and The Summit is about 45 minutes. Please allow sufficient time to reach the programme location and return from Ocean Park.
     
    All participants should enter Ocean Park at the same time. Teachers should approach our Ticketing Office for the admission procedure upon arrival at Ocean Park. Please then proceed to the designated gathering location as explained in the Teacher’s Notice.

      Programme Feeˇ Stay-behind Surcharge
    Student (Per person) HK$140 HK$30
    Teacher (Per person) HK$225 N/A

    ˇ Includes 2.5-hour educational programme and self-visit at the Park until 15:30

    Ocean Park issues 1 teacher complimentary ticket for every 10 student tickets purchased per group, so they can accompany students to the classroom session. An extra programme fee applies for any additional teacher to enter the Park. Students cannot use the teacher complimentary tickets, and vice versa. All participants are expected to leave Ocean Park after the education programme. Participants who would like to remain at the Park and enjoy its facilities after the programme must apply in advance and pay a stay-behind surcharge.

    The programme fees are valid until 31 August 2019.

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