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by twizzlers02
Fri May 18, 2018 2:28 am
Forum: Tertiary Education - A-Levels, Diplomas, Degrees
Topic: NUS/SMU/NTU
Replies: 131
Views: 7579

Re: NUS/SMU/NTU

I think by now you might have already made up your mind but if not I would say NTU Business with a minor in Mass Comm. NTU has the best business faculty. Since 2004, Nanyang Business School (NBS) has been ranked No.1 in Singapore by The Economist. That's just how good they are. But let me warn you, ...
by twizzlers02
Sun May 13, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Primary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: How to improve English oral under the new syllabus?
Replies: 19
Views: 10347

Re: How to improve English oral under the new syllabus?

I am not very sure about what has been changed in the new syllabus but back then when I took my PSLE 8 years ago, my teacher, who was also the HOD of the EL Department kept reminding us to always share our personal experience, always always talk about your personal experience and not make up a story...
by twizzlers02
Sun May 13, 2018 1:23 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Preparing For O-Levels
Replies: 253
Views: 115414

Re: Preparing For O-Levels

It's about discipline. Please try and monitor him and see if he has been putting in efforts or if he has his mind focused on something else. If your son has the discipline he will definitely improve with time. Usually they all struggle during Sec 3 because it's a huge jump from Sec 2 to 3 but most s...
by twizzlers02
Sun May 13, 2018 1:20 am
Forum: Secondary Schools - Academic Support
Topic: Normal Academic (NA) course
Replies: 183
Views: 50189

Re: Normal Academic (NA) course

Honestly speaking, it is better to be promoted from Sec 1 NA to Sec 2 Express than going through the traditional 5 year route and do the O-Level exams in their 5th year. To be very frank, most sec 5 students end up struggling on their 5th year. This is not their fault because considering the fact th...
by twizzlers02
Sat May 12, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Secondary Schools - Selection
Topic: DSA 2018
Replies: 4834
Views: 538215

Re: DSA 2018

If he's scoring 90% for his subjects, there's a good chance his T Score will range higher than 260. However, it also depends on his cohort. If the cohort did exceptionally well (due to reasons like an easy paper,etc.) his T Score may be lower than expected. If the cohort did average, there should be...