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  1. Study Abroad- new zealand

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... for foundation studies are grade D or above in five subjects. Applicants must meet English language requirements of a 5.0 to 5.5 score in IELTS, or 500 to 525 in TOEFEL. Alternatively, academic, ... 13 (equivalent to Forms Six and Seven in Hong Kong) and English-language students meeting certain criteria to work there part time. The number of hours that eligible students can work while ...

  2. Programme heads in right direction

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... at generating new knowledge through research. While PhDs attract students wanting to teach and do research at the tertiary educational level, the EdD is targeted more at school principals, ... Saturdays. The programme is divided into three stages: foundation, applied and autonomous. Each stage begins with threshold levels that have clearly defined learning outcomes. There are both research ...

  3. Learning to love and embrace English is the key

    Posted Jan 14th 2006, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... and exercise books really helpful, or can they turn students off? According to one language expert, parents wanting their children to excel at English should pay more attention to helping them develop ... 'We need to nurture a love for the language we want them to acquire. That is the way to motivate them.' Despite fears that English standards in Hong Kong are declining, Professor Yip ...

  4. Training raises the bar for English teachers

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... of teaching, the Education and Manpower Bureau has devised a set of language proficiency requirements. English teachers at most public or private sector primary and secondary schools can meet ... the quality of English teaching in school,' he said. 'Teachers of English cannot imagine how much they will benefit unless they have taken the course.' Nancy Leung praised the section ...

  5. School broadens scope with mainland partners

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Michael Taylor THE SCHOOL OF Continuing and Professional Education (SCOPE) is launching three master's degree programmes in conjunction with mainland institutions. Classes ... schools in Hong Kong. 'A lot of teachers have learned an instrument to the certificate level,' Mr Wong said. 'We expect that they will be interested in upgrading ...

  6. Show that you have a natural ability to lead

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Reports by Michael Taylor ADMISSIONS OFFICERS at business schools are looking for future leaders, people who can make a difference in the world of business. One way business schools can ... the part. Your English should be excellent. You should speak clearly and with conviction. If you need to time to think about your answer, make eye contact. Demonstrate that you understand ...

  7. Intensive learning puts executives on career fast track

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Reports by Michael Taylor Leading Australian management school scores points with its highly-focused schedule and face-to-face lectures KAREN ELIZABETH Robertson is one of dozens of students who have received degrees from the Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM). Co-founder of Out of the Box Thinking, she is a certified Edward de Bono trainer, teaching effective ...

  8. What you will need

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Michael Taylor What you will need Transcripts Most institutions will want to see your secondary school grades or transcripts as well as diplomas or certificates. Character references ... institutions- and many in other countries- will want to see your Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) results; many institutions have special programmes for students with low scores, ...

  9. Study Abroad- united states

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... for Form Five graduates is to look for a one-year high school exchange programme, doing Year 12- the last year of high school in the US- at an American high school. This will give you the chance to improve your English, familiarise yourself with the culture, and adjust to the educational system before heading off to university. Another option is to look for a private secondary boarding ...

  10. Shanghai course mirrors offering in Canadian city

    Posted Dec 10th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Michael Taylor THE INTERNATIONAL MBA offered in Shanghai by the University of British Columbia's Sauder School of Business is a mirror image of the programme it offers in Vancouver. 'It is taught by the same professors following the same format,' said Leanna Yip, director of marketing and communications at the Sauder School of Business. 'Eighty per cent ...




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