2015 O Level Intensive Revision
Combined Humanities, especially Social Studies, is a difficult subject for many students. Students must have strong content knowledge and be able to analyse the requirements of the question so they can answer in a concise manner to score high marks.
This 1.5 day course is intended to help students better understand what is required and expected of them to score well in the O Level examinations.
Day One - Section B (30% of paper 15/50 marks)
Grasp the keywords in the 4 themes - Governance, Conflict in Multi Ethnic Societies, International Relations and Globalisation
Construct their explanation of a given factor using a simple and results-proven approach for Section B
Apply a logical format to evaluate the relative importance of the two chosen alternate factors
Day Two - Section A (70% of the paper 35/50 marks)
Usage of different levels to construct coherent arguments with SBQ Case Studies of each of the 3 themes - Governance, Conflict in Multi Ethnic Societies and International Relations
Students will also receive samples of High level of responses to these case studies.
Fees for the 1.5 day course is $500.
The class will be taught by Mr Tan who has 11 years experience in teaching Social Studies.
Day 1: Friday 2 October 2015
3:00PM - 7:00PM
Day 2: Saturday 3 October 2015
9:00AM - 5:00PM
There will be one 15-minute break on Day 1, and two 15-minute breaks on Day 2. Light snacks will be provided in the late afternoon. Lunch will be provided on Day 2 (Halah and no beef). Students with special dietary requirements are advised to make their own arrangements.