Sport and Society Research Group

CAPL-2 manual Chinese version translation

Team member (from left): Prof. Sum Kim Wai Raymond, Ms. Huang Yan, Ms. Li Ming-hui, Mr. Choi Siu-ming

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

  1. Sum, K. W. R. (2019-2020). A Pilot Study of Active Classroom in Primary School. (Direct Grant for Research, CUHK)
  2. Sum, K. W. R. (2018-19). The Assessment of Physical Literacy Level of Hong Kong Children: A Cross-Sectional Study. (Direct Grant for Research, CUHK)
  3. 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)
  4. 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)
  5. 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)
  6. Sum, K. W. et al. (2012-2016). Summer School for Physical Education Teachers cum Action Research: “Physical Literacy” and “Assessment Literacy for PE Teachers”. (Education Bureau, Hong Kong SAR)

  1. Support Program for Secondary School Student Athletes
  2. Summer School for PE Teachers 2016
  3. Summer School for PE Teachers 2015
  4. Summer School for PE Teachers 2014
  5. Summer School for PE Teachers 2013
  6. Summer School for PE Teachers 2012


Raymond Sum Kim Wai (沈劍威教授)
Associate Professor
Tel: 3943 6091

Venus M. H. LI (李明慧)
PhD student
Tel: 3943 6757

Theo S. M. CHOI (蔡紹明)
PhD student
Tel: 3943 6079

Hayley Y. HUANG
PhD student
Tel: 3943 6079

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