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The Basics of Writing Professional Emails

Writing effective emails that clearly and positively conveys your message to your audience is a crucial communication skill. This event aims to help you master the basics of professional email communication, in the context of writing a job application email.


During the activity, you will:

  • Identify the key components of a professional email
  • Learn how to use language to convey a professional and appropriate tone
  • Develop your planning, organising, writing, and editing skills

Code(s) WRA-004-001
Date(s) 10 Nov 2020
Time 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Venue(s) Online via Zoom
Facilitator(s) Rachel Ho, Language Activity Officer
Duration 1.5 hours
Maximum Number of Participants 30
Eligibility All HKUST students are welcome.
HLTH1010 Course Hours Upon successful completion and satisfactory participation of the activity in the period listed below, you may attain up to 1.5 HLTH1010 course hours under “Wellness and Personal Enrichment” of the “Activities” module.
Registration Dates 27 Oct - 2 Nov 2020

If you have any further questions, please contact us at:

E-mail: lcmip@ust.hk

Telephone:(852) 2358-7851
Office: Room 3018 (Lifts 2 & 3)

Remarks The activity will be conducted online. Please go through the guidelines here, which detail the preparation and computer equipment required, before joining in the event.

Online Registration Current Available Course


Priority is given to students in UGC-funded programs.

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