A levels vs International Beacuralette

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A levels vs International Beacuralette

Postby leow » Wed Oct 19, 2011 12:33 pm

Pls provide your views on the 2 programs, which is better ?

Currently only ACS Independent offers IB and SJI is planning.

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Re: A levels vs International Beacuralette

Postby SAplayer » Mon Nov 07, 2011 12:08 pm

IB is more world reknowned compared to A-levels...if ur looking at foreign universities, IB is better! Local ones, A-level is gd enuf ^_^

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Re: A levels vs International Beacuralette

Postby jtoh » Mon Nov 07, 2011 1:42 pm

SAplayer wrote:IB is more world reknowned compared to A-levels...if ur looking at foreign universities, IB is better! Local ones, A-level is gd enuf ^_^


Actually that's questionable.

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Re: A levels vs International Beacuralette

Postby twilight » Mon Nov 07, 2011 2:32 pm

Many universities say they accept both A levels and IB, and that there is no preference over one or the other. It is indeed difficult to compare, as one is a more broad based education while the other goes more in depth I believe.

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