teaching

I have taught and proposed several interdisciplinary courses on digital media studies, multimedia storytelling, and the application of data science in media communication, such as AI for Digital Media, Social Media Data Acquisition and Processing with Python, and Integrated Data-Driven Storytelling. I also supervise postgraduate and undergraduate research projects and dissertations.


courses @ HK BaptistU (2016 - present)

Offering Course code and title Level
2019 Fall COMM7340 AI for Digital Media Postgraduate (core course for the MSc in AI and Digital Media)
2019 Spring COMM7190 Issues and Cases in Mass Communication Postgraduate (elective)
2018 Fall COM5507 (guest at City University of Hong Kong) Social Media Data Acquisition and Processing (Course Repo) Postgraduate (core course for the Media and Data Analytics Stream)
2018 Spring COMM7210 Research Project Postgraduate (elective)
2017-2018 JOUR4036/JOUR3137 Communication Theory Undergraduate (journalism major core)
Proposed COMM7840 Algorithmic Culture Postgraduate (elective)
Proposed COMM7780 Big Data Analytics for Media and Communication Postgraduate (elective)
Proposed JOUR4046 Integrated Data-Driven Storytelling Undergraduate (core course for Data and Media Communication Concentration)

courses @ PolyU SPEED (2014 - 2016)

Offering Course code and title
2014-16 SPD4488 Integrated Study - Capstone Project for the BA (Hons) in Professional Communication Programme
2014-16 SPD4458 Integrated Study - Capstone Project for the BA (Hons) in Marketing & Public Relations Programme
2015-16 SPD4347 Languages, Cultures, and Communication
2014-16 SPD2315 Films and Storytelling (subject leader)
2014-16 SPD2314 Culture and Ways of Life (subject leader)
2014-16 SPD2312 Contemporary China
2014-16 SPD2303 Introduction to Communication

courses @ CityU (2013 - 2014)

Offering Course code and title
2014 Spring COM3109 International Communication (core course for BA (Hons) in Media and Communication)
2014 Spring COM5502 Multimedia Communication (core course for MA in Communication and New Media)

dissertation supervision (2014 - present, selected topics)

Name Programme & level Project title
Tsang Poying Broadcasting Journalism Concentration, HKBU, 2019 Effects of message contents and presentation styles on people’s evaluation of online video news: An experimental study in Hong Kong
Wang Yuling MA in Communication, HKBU, 2018 Algorithm-assisted editorial decision-making: A comparison of seven publishing houses in mainland China
Wang Yuejiao MA in Communication, HKBU, 2018 Telling stories with numbers: A content analysis of data-driven journalism reports in mainland China
Liu Wanyin MA in Communication, HKBU, 2018 Framing sexual harassment in the mainstream media: A case of New York Times
Chan Lok Tung Chinese Journalism Concentration, HKBU, 2018 A study of the young Hong Kongers’ tagging (#) behaviors on social media
Koo Chi Hang Chinese Journalism Concentration, HKBU, 2018 One world, different dreams? A discourse analysis of three Hong Kong newspapers on the coverage of Olympic Games in 2008 and 2016
Chan Wing Sze Chinese Journalism Concentration, HKBU, 2017 A discourse analysis of three Hong Kong newspapers on the coverage of CE Elections in 2012 and 2017
Kong Ka Yi BA in Professional Communication, PolyU SPEED, 2016 Media coverage on refugees crisis: Difference in Western and Eastern Europe newspapers
Lam Ka Sin BA in Professional Communication, PolyU SPEED, 2016 Comparing the interpretation of the moon between Americans and Hong Kongers
Lau Hon Yin BA in Professional Communication, PolyU SPEED, 2016 Code-switching as a strategy of embarrassment avoidance: Evidence from an in-depth interview in Hong Kong