Before class starts, the school requires us to do our part by studying basic business courses so that we’ll have a basic understanding of business. I’m expected to self-study specific courses by HBS — Financial Accounting, Quantitative Analysis and Finance way before I even arrive in Tokyo. It’s not just studying ok, I needed to pass the tests so that I won’t have to do additional assignments when class begins!
It’s like this, we do the pre-test. If we pass, then we won’t have to do the online course (they can be very very very long) and if we don’t, we’ll have to do the online course and then pass the final exams. If we don’t pass the final exams, the lecturers will give extra assignments when class begins 😮
I needed to go all out because:
- I was paying for the materials and tests;
- I was required to pass the courses before the stipulated deadline; and
- I didn’t want to do extra assignments!
Anyway. So how did I fare? Continue Reading