Intended Outcomes

By engaging in the community through HKUST Connect, participants will be able to: 

  1. Identify and discuss community issues,
  2. Apply their academic experience and collaborate with stakeholders to plan and implement effective service projects,
  3. Act as responsible citizens who demonstrate civic awareness and a sense of social responsibility.

Mapping of Outcomes in HKUST Connect Participants to the HKUST Graduate Attributes "ABC LIVE"

Academic excellence

 

Broad-based education

- Able to identify and discuss community issues
- Able to place university experience in context

Competencies and capacity building

- Able to reflect on the service experience
- Able to apply their academic experience
- Able to transfer their learning from service to other areas, including academic work

Leadership and teamwork

- Able to collaborate with stakeholders to plan and implement effective service projects

International Outlook

- Able to adapt to and embrace cultural diversity as they collaborate with and serve those from different backgrounds

Vision and an orientation to the future

- Able to set goals and make plans to solve community problems

Ethical standards and compassion

- Able to recognize the needs of the community, and take up social responsibilities