Consilia

January 28, 2018


Course Planner

A smart academic planner developed to solve academic planning problems at University of Hong Kong.

Links

Proposal

We worked with HKU Common Core and Academic Advising department to get official support so we could use real-time and structured data instead of manual scraping.

You can read the proposal here.

Student Survey

To convince the stakeholders and understand the problem better we carried out a survey. You can find the data here.

Data Schema

Curriculum

[ { "faculty": "Faculty of Engineering", "Major": { "Computer Science": [ [ "CAES1000" ], [ "CAES9542" ] ] } }, { "faculty": "Faculty of Social Sciences", "Minor": { "Neuroscience": [ [ "PSYC1001" ], [ "PSYC2110", \\This means one out of the four courses fulfils the requirement "PSYC2111", "PSYC2112", "PSYC4101" ], [ "PSYC2110", "PSYC2111", "PSYC2112", "PSYC4101", "BBMS3011", "BIOL3105", "BBMS2003", "MEDE3501", "PSYC2007", "PSYC2051" ] ] } } ]

Course

[ { "code": "CAES1000", "name": "CAES1000 Core University English", "to_clean": "Only for Year 1 students in the new cohort to enroll", "rec_year": 1, "semester": 4, "criteria": [ { "passed": [], "enrolled": [] } ], "exclusive": [], "ineligible": [ { "passed": [], "enrolled": [] } ], "faculty": "", "year": [ 1 ] } ]