Course

What is Golf Course Rating?

The quick answer is that it’s a single number indicating the difficulty of a golf course to an expert golfer, a “par golfer”. The figure is used when calculating handicaps. The Course Rating is a number, close to par for the course, and is expressed with a single decimal digit. For example: If par for […]

Course

Should You Do a Writing Course?

First, let’s tackle the question that is uppermost in many aspiring writers’ minds: “Do I need to do a writing course to sell my writing?” No. Absolutely not. I have never done a writing course (the kind with assignments and feedback). Yet I’ve now had published (or have in production) around 56 books for children, […]

University

Choosing the Right University Course

Choosing the right university course for yourself is very important as it will most likely determine what you will be doing for your working life. We’ve had past students who graduate and go onto doing: Commerce Law Engineering Medicine Science Arts or combined degrees (combinations) of the above. We will talk briefly about what career […]

University

Best Chinese Universities in the World

Six universities are ranked the best in China according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). The ARWU is published by the Institute of Higher Education at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University and several indicators of academic or research performance are used to establish the ranking, these include highly cited researchers, articles indexed in […]