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2012 / 07 / 10

Postgraduate Certificate in Archival Studies 2012

Please find attached a leaflet of a 3-week Postgraduate Certificate in Archival Studies programme, which is jointly organized by HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE) and the East Asian Regional Branch of the International Council on Archives (EASTICA).

This programme has a history of a decade and is fully accredited by the University of Hong Kong.  It is the first intensive course of its kind in Asia.  It combines education and training to prepare serving archivists and those engaged in records and information management to exercise leadership in planning and implementing effective strategies and best practices in the management, use and preservation of records and archives.

The teaching staff is made up of academics and archives specialists from Europe, the USA, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, etc.  Graduates comprise archivists, records managers, librarians, curators, information specialists and government administrators from China Mainland, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mongolia, the Philippines, Macau and Hong Kong.

The upcoming offer of this programme will be from 8 to 26 October 2012.  All applications should reach Ms Sarah Tam by 1 August 2012 the latest.  We would be most grateful if you could disseminate the above information to the appropriate authorities and interested parties in your organization for consideration.

Please visit for further details.

Should you have any queries please feel free to contact Ms Tam at

We look forward to your support of this programme.

Yours faithfully,

Simon Chu
Secretary General, EASTICA
Chairman, Hong Kong Archives Society
Honorary Course Director & Adjunct Associate Professor, HKU SPACE

Information leaflet can be downloaded here.

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