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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby phtthp » Tue Sep 20, 2016 5:04 pm

sean wife wrote:Just curious, any idea how in general the standard of p3 English ICAS compare to the GEP screening test? I hv the impression that ICAS is much easier. Hv not actually looked at any past year questions though..

P3 Gep include General ability test type of qns : which P3 ICAS English exclude.

Open ended comprehension passages reading section, in Round 1 Gep English section : maybe similar, in terms of asking tricky vocab

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby sean wife » Tue Sep 20, 2016 7:41 pm

sky minecrafter wrote:
sean wife wrote:... any idea how in general the standard of p3 English ICAS compare to the GEP screening test? I hv the impression that ICAS is much easier ...

Hi, I won't compare P3 EL ICAS to the GEP screening test at all - the latter is much more challenging.


Hi, thanks for the feedback...just curious, is that from your DC's experience in the GEP program, or based on general feedback from children who have gone both sets of tests? I am just wondering because the questions set in GEP screening test are not meant to be available publicly.

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby sky minecrafter » Wed Sep 21, 2016 9:00 am

sean wife wrote:is that from your DC's experience in the GEP program

Hello, Yes, based on my GEP child's experience.

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby GTGT » Wed Sep 21, 2016 9:57 am

Hi. Have your children received the results for all P3 papers?

My boy received Science result only. English and Maths taken in late July and early Aug not received yet.

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby sean wife » Thu Sep 22, 2016 11:14 am

sky minecrafter wrote:
sean wife wrote:is that from your DC's experience in the GEP program

Hello, Yes, based on my GEP child's experience.


Thanks for your feedback . :smile:

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby sean wife » Thu Sep 22, 2016 11:15 am

GTGT wrote:Hi. Have your children received the results for all P3 papers?

My boy received Science result only. English and Maths taken in late July and early Aug not received yet.


If you have the score sheet for Science, you would see the ID and PW to login to the ICAS website. When I checked 2 days back, EL result already out. Maths not sure.

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby phtthp » Thu Sep 22, 2016 2:21 pm

GTGT wrote:Hi. Have your children received the results for all P3 papers?

My boy received Science result only. English and Maths taken in late July and early Aug not received yet.

same as you : only P3 Science results out.

P3 (English & Maths) not out yet (for my case)

you can go to <Student Results> login at http://www.eaa.unsw.edu.au/student-portal, and login using your TAP-ID and PIN (password), to check status online

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby phtthp » Thu Sep 22, 2016 2:30 pm

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby GTGT » Thu Sep 22, 2016 3:32 pm

phtthp wrote:
GTGT wrote:Hi. Have your children received the results for all P3 papers?

My boy received Science result only. English and Maths taken in late July and early Aug not received yet.

same as you : only P3 Science results out.

P3 (English & Maths) not out yet (for my case)

you can go to <Student Results> login at http://www.eaa.unsw.edu.au/student-portal, and login using your TAP-ID and PIN (password), to check status online


Thank you Sean Wife and Phtthp for your replies :smile:

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Re: UNSW Competition / Paper

Postby Giggler1 » Fri Sep 23, 2016 3:36 pm

My ds received his English result today.

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