容若愚 博士
Dr. YUNG, Yuk-yu Dominic
Part-time Associate Professor

Courses Taught

Visual Communications

Human Communications and Technological Change
Storytelling
Digitalization of Communication & Technology in Daily Life

Area of Interests

Film Studies

Visual Culture

Storytelling

Academic Qualifications

PhD, Comparative Literature, University of Hong Kong,1999

MPhil, Communications, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 1991

BEd, University of London, Institute of Education, London, 1978

STB, Pontifical Urbaniana University, Rome, 1976

Professional Experience

Supervisor, Diocesan Audio-Visual Centre, HK  (1992-2014)

Director, HK Catholic Social Communications Office  (2010-2014)

Associate Professor, Part-time, Dept of Journalism & Communication, HKSYU (1999 – now)

Guest Professor, Holy Spirit Seminary College of Theology & Philosophy (1994 - now)

Lecturer, Part-time, Dept of Journalism and Communication, HKSYC  (1992 – 1999)

AV Officer, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (1987 - 1992)

Supervisor, Diocesan Audio-Visual Centre, HK (1979 – 1987)

Missionary & Teacher (voluntary), Society of the Salesians, HK (1965 - 1976)

Research

A Search in Cyberspace – In pursuit of His Shadow”, 30th Anniversary Seminar, Holy Spirit College, 2000.

Jiang hu – A Social Space in Tsui Hark’s Films”, <Stories We Tell Our Children>, a pan-Asian seminar on Asian films & family values, New Delhi, 1999.

“Teaching Film as a Space of Interpretative Interactions”, PhD dissertation, HKU, 1998.

The Depiction of Mainlanders in Hong Kong Films of the Eighties”, MPh dissertation, CUHK, 1991.

Publications (Video & Multimedia)

1001 Lamb”, Cable TV, Children Channel, weekdays, 25 episodes, 1999.

The Crystal Plane of Bishop Lam”, documentary on the Macau Diocese, nomination for Trent   Religious Films Festival, Italy, 1999.

Impacts of New Media”, keynote speech at OCIC/UNDA/Asia Assembly, New Delhi, 1995.

"CVM", a bi-monthly video magazine series for the Catholic Diocese of HK, 1993.

“Medical Video Project”, The Chinese University of HK and University of Manchester, UK, 1992.

"Youth Before 1997", documentary video for Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups; 1990.

"The Bauhinia & The Cross", multi-image sound-slide; award at OCIC/UNDA/Asia AV Festival, 1986.

"The Yellow River", computerized AV, nominated for Photokina in Cologne, Germany, 1984.

"Towards a Fuller Life", sound-slide produced for ICAC, 1980.

"By the Mei-kong River", a documentary AV on Cambodian refugees, 1979