Department of Sports Science and Physical Education

Faculty of Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Sport and Society Research Group


Caption: Our team (from left): Mr. Yeung Jack; Mr. Choi Siu-ming; Ms. Li Ming-hui; Prof. Sum Kim Wai Raymond; Ms. Wong Pauline; Ms. Lam Suet Ting Mr. Wang Fong-jia; Mr. Kwok Ben



Caption: Our team (from left): Mr. Yeung Jack; Mr. Choi Siu-ming; Ms. Li Ming-hui; Prof. Sum Kim Wai Raymond; Ms. Wong Pauline; Ms. Lam Suet Ting Mr. Wang Fong-jia; Mr. Kwok Ben



Research Objectives:
The Sport and Society Research Group aims to:
  • examine the effects of physical education related continuing professional development (PE-CPD) on teachers’ physical literacy and self-efficacy and students' learning outcomes
  • explore the relationship between perceived physical literacy (PL) and physical activity (PA) levels among adolescents
  • investigate the impact of coaches’ and student-athletes’ perceived physical literacy on coaching effectiveness
  • develop a sustainable program to support student athletes in schools, thereby fostering different levels of academic and athletic development

Projects:
  1. Sum, K. W., Ha, S. C., Sit, H. P., Wallhead, T. (2016-2018). Effects of Physical Education Continuing Professional Development on Teachers’ Physical Literacy and Self-Efficacy and Students' Learning Outcomes (General Research Fund, Research Grant Committee, Hong Kong SAR)
  2. Sum, K. W. et al. (2016-17). Developing and Sustaining the “Support Program for Secondary School Student Athletes – Fostering Different Levels of Academic and Athletic Development (Knowledge Transfer Fund, CUHK)
  3. Sum, K. W., Leung, F. L., Ng, S. K. R., & Choi, S. M. (2016-17). Relationship between Perceived Physical Literacy (PL) and Physical Activity (PA) Levels among Hong Kong Adolescents (Direct Grant for Research, CUHK)
  4. Sum, K. W. et al. (2015-2016). Summer School for Physical Education Teachers cum Action Research: “Physical Literacy” and “Assessment Literacy for PE Teachers”. (Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR)

RESEARCH GROUP



Raymond Sum Kim Wai (沈劍威教授)
Assistant Professor
Email: kwsum@cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 6091



Theo S. M. CHOI (蔡紹明)
M.Phil. student
Email: choisiuming@link.cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 6079



Venus M. H. LI (李明慧)
M.Phil. student
Email: venuslmh@link.cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 6757



Suet Ting LAM (林雪婷)
M.Arts student
Email: lamsuetting@gmail.com



Pauline P. L. WONG (王寶鈴)
M.Arts student
Email: paulinew414@gmail.com



Benjamin B. C. KWOK (郭秉宗)
Research Assistant
Email: benkwok@cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 5307



Arno F. J. WANG (王豐家)
Research Assistant
Email: arnowang@cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 5307



Jack, K. H. YEUNG (楊嘉浩)
Junior Research Assistant
Email: jackyeung@cuhk.edu.hk
Tel: 3943 5307


Visiting Scholars (2013-)
  1. Professor Liu Mei Chu (April, 2013) Professor, Department of Somatics and Sports Leisure Industry, National Taitung University, Taiwan
  2. Professor Tsai Tsiu Hua (February, 2014) Associate Professor, Department of Athletics, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  3. Professor Cheng Chih Fu (June, 2015) Vice President, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
  4. Professor Wallhead Triston (November, 2016) Associate Professor, Division of Kinesiology and Health, University of Wyoming, USA
  5. Dr. Morgan Kevin (April, 2017) Principal Lecturer, Cardiff School of Sport, Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK