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Lifelong Learning Courses - Open for Application



[NOTICE – Updated on 06 May 2020]

Lifelong learning programmes have gradually resumed classes, in order to prevent novel coronavirus infection, all individuals must wear their own masks properly and take body temperature at Campus Security Centre and present the valid electronic “Macao Health Code” before entering the University of Saint Joseph campus (Ilha Verde Campus / N.A.P.E. Campus / St. Joseph Seminary). If anyone who develops fever or symptoms of respiratory infection or refuses to present or fill out the electronic health code certificate will not be allowed to enter the campus. Arrangements for Class Resumption for lifelong learning programmes details were sent to participant’s E-mail, those who participated in the lifelong learning programmes are invited to comply with the regulations.

Electronic system for “Macao Health Code” by Serviços de Saúde do Governo da RAEM (QR Code) (click HERE), the latest information about the lifelong learning programmes organised by our Office or advice on class resumption by Serviços de Saúde do Governo da RAEM, please click HERE.

Hotline (+853 8592 5688) and E-mail (conted@usj.edu.mo) enquiry services are resumed normal to the general public, operation hours for enquiry services (Hotline and E-mail)  are temporarily adjusted as 10:00–13:30; 14:30–18:00 (Monday to Friday, closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays).

All certificate pick-up services (including general lifelong learning public programmes and teachers’ training courses): Starting from 06 May 2020, we will launch e-Booking for Counter Service for the general public. For those who need to collect certificate, you can make an appointment and pre-fill your application via online e-Booking service (click HERE). After completing your pre-fill of its application, our office will send you an email and SMS to confirm your appointment shortly.

We will pay close attention to the current Novel Coronavirus situation and will update the latest information regarding the corresponding arrangements in due course.

University of Saint Joseph Lifelong Learning Office


Programmes Open for Application
How to apply

PDAC

Portuguese Language & Culture – Basic I (Commenced)

  • Date: 18 Sep to 16 Dec 2019
    (01, 02, 07 Oct, 04 Nov and 09 Dec excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Portuguese
  • Participant: General Public
  • Details click here
PDAC

Portuguese Language & Culture – Basic II (Commenced)

  • Date: 16 May to 30 Jul 2019
  • Time: Tue & Thu 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Portuguese
  • Participant: General Public
  • Details click here
PDAC

Portuguese Language & Culture – Basic III (Cancelled)

  • Date: 08 Oct to 19 Dec 2019
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Portuguese
  • Participant: Completed Portuguese Language and Culture Basic II or be approximately A2 Level
  • Details click here
PDAC

 Latin – Basic I (Commenced)

  • Date: 11 Nov 2019 to 22 Jan 2020
    (09, 23, 25, 30 Dec 2019 and 01, 06, 08 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: Latin with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Latin – Basic II (Commenced)

  • Date: 09 Jan to 11 Mar 2019
    (04, 06, 11 Feb excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: Latin with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here

Latin – Basic III (Commenced)

  • Date: 18 Mar to 27 May 2019
    (15, 17, 22, 24 April and 01 and 13 May excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: Latin with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here

*The 2017-2019 D.S.E.J. Continuing Education Development Scheme is NOT available in this course

PDAC

Latin – Intermediate I (Cancelled)

  • Date: 14 Oct to 04 Dec 2019
    (01, 17 Nov 2019 excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: Latin with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Sanskrit I (Basic Vedic) (Commenced)
(The start date has been postponed until 23 Oct 2018 )

  • Date: 23 Oct to 11 Dec 2018
  • Time: Tue & Thu 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Sanskrit II (Basic Vedic)

PDAC

Translation of Legal Language I
(Tradução da Linguagem Jurídica I)
(Commenced)
(The start date has been brought forward to 08 Oct 2018, Mon & Wed)

  • Date: 08 Oct to 19 Nov 2018
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:30
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Chinese and Portuguese
  • Participant: Bachelor of Law in Chinese
    or Bachelor of Translation Port.-Chin./Chin.-Port.
  • Details click here
PDAC

Translation of Legal Language Chinese-Portuguese II
(Tradução da Linguagem Jurídica Chinês-Português II)
(Commenced)

  • Date: 01 Apr to 22 May 2019
    (22, 24 April and 01, 13 May excluded)
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:30
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Chinese and Portuguese
  • Participant: Bachelor of Law in Chinese
    or Bachelor of Translation Port.-Chin./Chin.-Port / Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Translation of Legal Language Chinese-Portuguese III
(Tradução da Linguagem Jurídica Chinês-Português III) 
(Commenced)

** Please noted that class on 07 August 2019(Wed) will be cancelled and rescheduled to 02 August 2019 (Fri). The programme will be completed on 05 August 2019 (Mon).

  • Date: 01 Jul to 05 Aug 2019
  • Time: Mon & Wed 19:00-21:30  
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Chinese and Portuguese
  • Participant: Bachelor of Law in Chinese
    or Bachelor of Translation Port.-Chin./Chin.-Port / Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Translation of Legal Language Chinese-Portuguese IV
(Tradução da Linguagem Jurídica Chinês-Português IV)
 
(Commenced)

  • Date: 03 Oct to 12 Nov 2019
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:00-21:30
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Chinese and Portuguese
  • Participant: Bachelor of Law in Chinese
    or Bachelor of Translation Port.-Chin./Chin.-Port / Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

 Ancient Greek: Basic I (Cancelled)

  • Date: 12 Nov 2019 to 23 Jan 2020
    (19, 24, 26, 31 Dec 2019 and 02, 07, 09 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: Greek with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

 Ancient Greek: Basic II

PDAC

History of Rome and Her Empires (Commenced)
(Due to the current novel coronavirus situation, all February classes in 2020 have been cancelled. Further notice for class resumption will be announced shortly)

  • Date: 01 Nov 2019 to 31 Jan 2020
    (20, 27 Dec 2019 and 03, 10 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Fri 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Seminary
  • Medium of Instruction: English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Workplace English (Commenced)

  • Date: 08 Jan to 12 Mar 2019
    (05, 07, 12 and 14 Feb excluded)
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: Ilha Verde Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: English
  • Participant: Interested Parties (with Lower-intermediate English Level)
    [ Ref.: Here / Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) ]
    Participating in an entrance examination is not required for this course, information is for reference only.
  • Details click here
PDAC

Mandarin for Foreigners – Basic I (Cancelled)

  • Date: 18 Sep to 04 Dec 2019
    (02, 07 Oct, 04 Nov excluded)
  • Time: Mon, Wed 19:15-20:45
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Mandarin with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here
PDAC

Mandarin for Foreigners – Basic II (Commenced)

  • Date: 24 Sep to 05 Dec 2019
    (01 and 03 Oct excluded)
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:15-20:45
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Mandarin with English
  • Participant: A1 Level or with 45 hours of previous Mandarin learning
  • Details click here
PDAC

 Mandarin for Foreigners – Basic III (Cancelled)

  • Date: 17 Dec 2019 to 19 Mar 2020
    (25, 26, 31 Dec 2019 and 02, 07, 09, 28, 30 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Tue, Thu 19:15-20:45
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Mandarin with English
  • Participant: A2 Level or with 45 hours of previous Mandarin learning
  • Details click here

 Spanish Basic I (Cancelled)

Spanish language textbook is required for the course. Please noted that the required Spanish language textbook will be used for both Spanish Basic I & II. 
  • Date: 03 Feb to 25 Mar 2020
    (19 Feb 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Mon, Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Spanish with English
  • Participant: Interested Parties
  • Details click here

*The 2017-2019 D.S.E.J. Continuing Education Development Scheme is NOT available for above course schedule. 

PDAC

 Spanish Basic II (Commenced)

Spanish language textbook is required (D.S.E.J. Subsidy is not available for buying this textbook). Please noted that the required Spanish language textbook will be used for both Spanish Basic I & II. 
  • Date: 13 Nov 2019 to 15 Jan 2020
    (09, 23, 25 Dec 2019 and 01 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Mon, Wed 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Spanish with English
  • Participant: Completed Spanish Basic I Course or with 45 hours of previous Spanish learning
  • Details click here

Spanish Basic III (Commenced)
(The start date has been postponed to 03 March 2020)

Spanish language textbook is required for the course.
  • Date: 03 March to 16 Jun 2020
  • Time: Tue 19:00-21:00
  • Campus: N.A.P.E. Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Spanish with English
  • Participant: Completed Spanish Basic II Course or with 45 hours of previous Spanish learning
  • Details click here

*The 2017-2019 D.S.E.J. Continuing Education Development Scheme is NOT available for above course schedule. 

PDAC

 Japanese – Basic I (Commenced)

  • Course Schedule: Click here
  • Campus: Ilha Verde Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Japanese with Chinese
  • Participant: General Public
  • Details click here
PDAC

Japanese – Basic II (Commenced)

  • Date: 06 Jul to 19 Oct 2019
    (14 Sep excluded)
  • Time: Sat 10:00-12:00
  • Campus: Ilha Verde Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Japanese with Chinese
  • Participant: General Public
  • Details click here
PDAC

Japanese – Basic III (Commenced)
(Course resumption information have been sent to participants via E-mail, please check)

  • Date: 09 Nov 2019 to 07 Mar 2020
    (21, 28 Nov 2019 and 25 Jan 2020 excluded)
  • Time: Sat 10:00-12:00
  • Campus: Ilha Verde Campus
  • Medium of Instruction: Japanese with Chinese
  • Participant: General Public
  • Details click here

 

Full listing

Application & Enquiries

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HOW TO APPLY

A three-step flow of “Registration, Notification, Enrolment” applies.

Applicants should first register (through methods listed in the “Registration” section on our website) during the application period of a Programme. Accepted Registrants will be notified through SMS and they must complete the application process in person during the period mentioned in the SMS, with a valid copy of Macao Resident ID Card

A certificate of completion will be issued for participants fulfilling an attendance rate of 70%

Withdrawal applications must follow stated policies

APPLICATION DETAILS

  • Registration (any of the following)
    (1) Register through telephone during application period;
    (2) Register in person at the Application Location (Ilha Verde Campus);
    (3) Register through postal mail / e-mail to conted@usj.edu.mo;
    –== Please refer here for methods of reaching us ==–
    Providing the following information:
    a) Your Name;
    b) Your Mobile Number; and
    c) Your E-mail address.
    Remark: Programmes may be cancelled due to insufficient registration.
  • Notification
    (4) After confirmation of the launching or the accepted list, individual Registrants will be notified by SMS about any further arrangements (including Programme Enrolment / Commencement / Cancellation / Postponement).Remark: Registration will be considered invalid if the enrolment is not performed during the required period; Registrants from the backup list will be notified by SMS sequentially.
  • Enrolment
    (5) Notified Registrants must visit the Lifelong Learning Office during the application period mentioned in the SMS, to complete an application form with the presentation of a valid Macao Resident ID Card (this step can be completed by an authorised person, but the presentation of the valid Macao Resident ID Card of the accepted Registrant is obligatory);
    (6) Settle the payments of the tuition fee. Remark: Programmes may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment. In case of dispute, the Lifelong Learning Office reserves the right of final decision.
  • Withdrawal
    (7) Registrants of Programmes confirmed to commence can request for withdrawal before any payment is made, recovery of the application fee will not be requested;
    (8) After payment settlement, admitted applicants requesting withdrawal for personal reasons before or after the commencement of a Programme will not be refunded of any fees;
    (9) Applicants enrolled to Programmes cancelled under the decision of the University, fully amount of the paid tuition and application fees will be refunded. In the case that the tuition fee is paid partially or fully with the DSEJ “PDAC” Subsidy, the paid amount shall be refunded into the PDAC personal account of the applicant directly.

IMPORTANT REMARKS

  • Enrolment must be performed in person at the Lifelong Learning Office;
  • Application is closed 5 days prior to the commencement of the course;
  • Only cash payment is accepted for amounts below MOP 500; Bank Transfer, Credit Card (VISA/MASTER CARD), UnionPay Card or Cheque payment accepted for amounts above MOP1,000; Cash payment for amounts above MOP1,000 and in currencies other than Macau Patacas is not accepted;
  • No refund or transfer of tuition or application fees allowed except when a course is cancelled;
  • Applicant who needs to take leave from class or early leave should notify the Lifelong Learning Office with relevant supporting document(s), please contact Lifelong Learning Office to complete the “Leave Application Form for Lifelong Learning Programmes”, its application shall be submitted to the Office before leave is taken (download application form, click HERE);
  • In case of programme certification needs to collect by the third-person, both the participant and authorized representative must fill out and sign on “Authorisation Letter for Lifelong Learning Programme Certificate Collection” (download application form, click HERE), with the representative presenting the original or a photocopy of the ID document of the participant and submit to Lifelong Learning Office to pick up the certificate;
  • Personal Information collected in the application form will be used solely by the Lifelong Learning Office and relevant authorities for the registration, enrolment, communications and preparation of Certificate(s) concerning the Programme; All information will be processed in compliance to the “Personal Data Protection Act” (Law no. 8/2005).


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