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  1. College exams put nation to the test

    Posted Nov 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from career prospects to a marriage partner. Consequently, competition for entry into the country's best schools is intense. Although today's state-administered tests only directly affect about 600,000 students, their importance means millions of South Korean office workers will start their working day late to free up the roads for students travelling to the 870 test ...

  2. Year Threes face basic skills tests

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... curriculum and policy planning by the Education and Manpower Bureau (EMB), but will not be used as reference for secondary school place allocation, a bureau spokesman said. The EMB expects the tests ... that the test might lead to early drilling among primary students as well. 'According to the EMB, individual schools are not allowed to disclose the tests results of students. However, schools may ...

  3. Presenting your true self is key to finding right job

    Posted Jun 05th 2004, 12:00am by Rachel Autherson

    ... Do not try to manipulate a psychometric test, but do prepare, writes Rachel Autherson IS IT BETTER to be an introvert or an extrovert, to be creative, or ultra-rational? Should I try and convince the employer that I am one thing and not another? These thoughts are common for any person taking a psychometric test. It is natural to want to present your best self, but it is important ...

  4. Get in the right programme with careful planning

    Posted Dec 11th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Taylor, Will Clem, Winnie Yeung

    ... school in the United States. If you are applying to a school that requires Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) scores, you also need to prepare for the test. You are usually allowed to take ...

  5. Retune music teaching, urge academics

    Posted May 29th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung End of 'outdated' A-level exam seen as a chance to review curriculum and funding Music academics have called for a revamp of the curriculum in the light of the pending abolition of the A-level music examination. The Hong Kong Examina ...

  6. Polytechnic University to impose language tests on new students

    Posted Oct 06th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung Those who fail to reach Putonghua and English benchmark face remedial classes Polytechnic University will impose compulsory English and Putonghua tests on all new students from next year to gauge their language skills. The Graduating Students' Language Proficiency Assessment tests were developed by the university's Chinese Language Centre and English ...

  7. Piracy verdict is upheld by higher court

    Posted Dec 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu A lower court's finding in a four-year-old copyright infringement case against the country's biggest network of test training centres has been upheld by the Beijing ... School had infringed the copyright of the United States' Educational Testing Service (ETS) and Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) by illegally reproducing, publishing ...

  8. Power cut 'may have affected exam results'

    Posted Aug 03rd 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Parents plead for review because stopped clock misled pupils on how much time they had left A parent has made a last-ditch effort to persuade examination authorities to reconsider claims that power cuts could have affected students' grades i ...

  9. Counting down to exams

    Posted Jun 06th 2004, 12:00am by Pulcheria Chung

    ... For the past week though there wasn't a hint of anxiety about exams in the air. As everybody was busy dealing with mountains of homework, tests, the deadly year-end portfolio (which is supposed ... left for us to think about exams. Some teachers were definitely not in the exam mood either. We still haven't got back one of our tests which we did about one and a half months ago, so we ...

  10. The Review helps hopefuls through their testing times

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with an individual's needs, some programmes, particularly those in business and law offered by overseas schools, require applicants to take a test to prove their competency in English. According to Patrick Li, ... places, including at some of America's top business schools. Primarily, the Review helps students prepare for standardised admissions tests, including the Graduate Management Admission Test ...




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