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Our O Level Curriculum

Form 1 and 2

The following subjects are offered at Form 1 and 2.
Note: We follow the Cambridge IGCSE syllabus for all our O Level subjects

  • Mathematics
  • Accounts
  • English Language
  • Biology
  • Information and Communication Technology (I.C.T)
  • Chemistry
  • History
  • Agriculture
  • Fashion and Fabrics
  • Physics
  • Geography
  • French
  • Religious Studies

Form 1 and 2 students can take up to 12 subjects.
Students obtaining lower marks in pure sciences at Form 1 and 2 will be encouraged to take up Combined Science as from Form 3.

Form 3 and 4 Subject Selection

At Form 3, students are encouraged to choose subjects based on their strengths and perfomance at Form 1 and 2. A minimum of 10 subjects is allowed per student

The following Subjects are compulsory and must be done by all students

  • French
  • History
  • Accounts
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Mathematics
  • English Language
  • Business Studies
  • Religious Studies
  • Environmental Management
  • Agriculture / Fashion and Fabrics

In addition to the compulsory subjects, students take up either of the following groups of subjects.
Students must choose one of the two groups

Option 1 Option 2
Combined Science Biology
Physics
Literature (Optional) Chemistry
Information & Communication Technology Computer Science
Additional Mathematics (Optional)

Our A Level Curriculum

Form 5 and 6 Subject Combinations

The following subjects are offered at Form 5 and 6. The subjects are grouped into three groups which are:

  • Sciences
  • Commercials
  • Humanities

Note: We follow the Cambridge As and A level syllabuses for all A level subjects.

It is possible in some cases for a student to combine subjects from different groups provided the combination sought or proposed is reasonably viable in terms of the timetable.

In cases where a student wishes to study subjects which are not listed below as a combination, He/She has to consult the respective Heads of Departments of the subjects for permision

Subjects offered

  • Law
  • Physics
  • Biology
  • History
  • Divinity
  • Accounts
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Chemistry
  • Literature
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Business Studies (B.S)
  • Environmental Management
  • Information Technology (I.T)

Students can take a minimum of three subjects. Combinations of 4 subjects and above are encouraged for academically gifted students based on their O level passes.

Please note that students are not restricted to the listed combinations only.They are free to choose and mix subjects as much as possible to suit their goals.

Subject Combinations

Sciences Commercials Humanities
Mathematics
Physics
Chemistry
Mathematics
Accounts
Economics
Geography
History
Literature
Mathematics
Biology
Chemistry
Mathematics
Business Studies
Geography
Divinity
History
Literature
Mathematics
Physics
Computer Science
Geography
Accounts
Economics
Business Studies
History
Literature
Geography
Biology
Chemistry
Business Studies
Information Technology
Geography
Mathematics
Computer Science
Chemistry
Mathematics
Accounts
Business Studies
Mathematics
Computer Science
Biology
Mathematics
Business Studies
Economics
Mathematics
Accounts
Computer Science / I.T
Mathematics
Computer Science / I.T
Economics