Dr. KWOK, Hei Man, Heather

Heather Kwok2

PositionLecturer I, Coordinator of B.Soc.Sc. (Hons.) in Sport and Recreation Leadership Program

Office12/F Shek Mun Campus, HKBU

Telephone No.3411 3094

Fax No.3411 3356

Ph.D. in Sports Sciences, Hong Kong Baptist University

M.A. in Student Activities in Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
M.Ed. in Sports Science and Physical Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
B.Ed. in Physical Education and Sports Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Determinants of Expertise in Sports
  • Talent Identification in Sports
  • Notational Analysis of Taekwondo

Master of Social Sciences in Sport and Leisure Management

  • Seminar on Contemporary Issues in Sport and Leisure, 01/2020 – Present

 

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in  Physical Education and Recreation Management

  • Martial Arts: Taekwondo , 01/2018 – Present

 

Bachelor of Social Sciences (Hons) in Sport and Recreation Leadership

  • Honors Project Supervision, 09/2018 – Present
  • Individual Differences in Cognition, Learning and Skill Acquisition, 09/2010 – Present  
  • Recreation Leadership, 01/2008 – Present  
  • Practicum:
      • Internship I, 09/2008 – 05/2016
      • Internship II, 06/2009 – 08/2016

 

Associate Degree in Science in Sport and Recreation Studies

  • Human Movement, 01/2015 – 05/2015

 

Healthy Lifestyle  (Shek Mun Campus)

  • Conditioning in Health and Fitnes, 01/2019 – Present   
  • Stretch Your Body, Relax Your Mind, 01/2020 – Present

 

General Education Physical Education (Shek Mun Campus)

  • Body building and Fitness, 09/2012 – 05/2018 
  • Taekwondo, 09/2012 – 05/2018

External Grants

  • “School-based physical activity intervention for obesity among adolescents with Intellectual Disability in Hong Kong” with Dr. Gemma Gao (PI) and 6 colleagues
    Grant support: Health Care and Promotion Scheme, HKSAR, HK$334,520
    Commencement date: July 2018
    Completion date: Ongoing
  • "Effectiveness of Traditional and Modern Taekwondo Training on Behavioral, Physical and Motor Skills Development among Children with Autism Spectrum     Disorder". PI, RGC-FDS, HK$734,517 (Starting date: 1 Jan 2022- 31-Dec-2023).

 

Internal Grants

  • “Benefits of Taekwondo and Modified Taekwondo on Life Satisfaction, Cognitive Functioning and Functional Fitness among Older Adults in Hong Kong” with Prof. Cheung Siu Yin (PI)
    Grant support: Knowledge Transfer Office, HKBU, HK$80,000
    Commencement date: Nov 2019
    Completion date: Ongoing
  • “A cross-sectional study on obesity and risk factors in children with intellectual disability in Hong Kong” with Dr. Gemma Gao (PI) and Dr. Huang Yajun (Co-I)
    Grant support: Faculty Research Grant Category I, HKBU, HK$50,000
    Commencement date: Sep 2014
    Completion date: Aug 2015
  • “A pilot study on physical activity-related injury among adolescents in Hong Kong” with Dr. Gemma Gao (PI) and Dr. Huang Yajun (Co-I)
    Grant support: Faculty Research Grant Category II, HKBU, HK$100,000
    Commencement date: May 2014
    Completion date: Oct 2015
  • “Notational Analysis of Taekwondo top-rankers in Asian Games 2010” with Prof. Frank Fu (PI)
    Grant support: Faculty Research Grant Category I, HKBU, HK$50,000
    Commencement date: Nov 2010

    Completion date: June 2011

Peer-reviewed Publications

  • Kwok, H.H.M., (2012). Discrepancies in fighting strategies between Taekwondo medalists and non-medalists. Journal of Human Sport & Exercise, 7(4), 806-814.

 

Non-peer-reviewed Publications

Book Chapters

  • Cheung, S.Y., Kwok, H.H.M., & Choi, P. H. (2017). Perceptions regarding the implementation of E-portfolio for students in sport and recreation internship placements. In T. Chaudhuri, & B. Cabau (Eds.), E-portfolio in higher education: A multidisciplinary approach. (pp.131-140). Singapore: Springer.

 

Conference Presentation

  • Gao, Y., Chan, A., Huang, Y., & Kwok, H.H.M. (2016). Obesity and hypertension among children with intellectual disability in Hong Kong. International behavioral Health Conference 2016 (the BeHealth Conference 2016), Hong Kong, Jan 16-17, 2016.
  • Gao, Y., Kwok, H.H.M., Chan, A., Huang, Y., Zhang, Y.J., & Wang, J.J. (2016). Childhood obesity among intellectually disable children in Hong Kong: a cross-sectional study. International Conference on Obesity & Chronic Diseases (ICOCD-2016), Las Vegas, USA, July 25-27, 2016.
  • Hall of Fame Award of Hong Kong Expo-Asia'99 (1999)
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, National Strength and Conditioning Association, U.S.A. 
  • Certified Exercise Physiologist, American College of Sports Medicine, U.S.A. 

  • Weightlifting Coach Certificate Level 1, USA Weightlifting Association, U.S.A. 

  • World Taekwondo Coach Certificate Lever II, World Taekwondo, South Korea

  • Para-Taekwondo Instructor Certificate, World Para-Taekwondo Association, Canada

  • Taekwondo Kyorugi Coach License, The Asian Taekwondo Union, South Korea

  • Taekwondo Poomsae Coach License, The Asian Taekwondo Union, South Korea

  • Taekwondo Intermediate Coach Certificate,  Hong Kong Taekwondo Association, Hong Kong 

  • Trainer, Hong Kong Taekwondo Team Senior Squad
  • Lecturer, Hong Kong Taekwondo Association Elementary Coach Course