Having been set up again this year, our unit aims at nurturing our students to become 21st century citizens (and also global citizens) as well as role models for the Global Village members. We aim at strengthening students' awareness of their moral and civil responsibilities from various perspectives through cross-curricular cooperation. Meanwhile, the unit also engages students in responding to social issues promptly and to different activities. It is hoped that students can understand their duties and responsibilities as citizens and be aware of the current situations in Hong Kong and China. This sharpens students' sensitivity to current affairs, promotes their care towards the community and also strengthens their national identity.
This academic year our unit, in corporation with other units in the school, arranged a lot of activities which had not been held before in cooperation with other units of the school. In the case of nurturing students' civic awareness, we invited government officials to deliver talks to us, visited government departments, and joined external activities. Our unit has also worked closely with Yan Yau Church this year and we held a series of talks about character education, so as to let parents know the importance of character to our students.
The activities this year were of a wide variety: