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1 SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL Principal Tea Session with Sec 2 Parents cum streaming Talk 27 September 2014 Greendale Secondary

2 Programme Outline 9 -10am: Streaming Talk 10 -11.15am: Tea break cum dialogue with Principal 11.15am – 12.45noon: A parenting talk Helping your child make choices) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

3 Preparing for Post-Secondary Education SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

4 Routes after Secondary Education

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6 Admission Criteria for Post – Secondary Education SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

7 Post-sec InstitutionPosting based on Junior College L1 R5 Centralised Institute L1 R4 Polytechnic EL R2 B2 ITE EL R1 B3 / EL R2 B2 L1–First Language; R–Relevant subjects; B–Best subjects Joint Admission Exercise nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES

8 Importance of Combined Humanities MUST Count to go to JC / MI Combined Humanities / Geography has to be included “Communications & Mass Management (SP)” One of the relevant subjects for Hospitality / Business Related Courses SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

9 Importance of Science Engineering Related Courses 1. English Language 2. Math / Additional Math Post- Secondary ‘O’ Level Core Subject OptionsSubjects Offered APhysics AND ChemistryCombined Science (Physics / Chemistry) BPhysics OR Chemistry CCombined Science (Physics / Chemistry) University Polytechnic JC Physics OR Chemistry SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

10 Importance of Pure Sciences MedicineDentistry Core subject required is Chemistry (Pure Science) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

11 Admission Criteria nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES Direct Entry Scheme 1 st or 2 nd year Diploma

12 Admission Criteria New Through-Train Pathways for Normal (Academic) Students EL MA B3 ≤ 11 Based on GCE ‘N’ level Results, Eligible to apply for the Polytechnic Foundation Programme nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES Polytechnic Foundation Programme

13 Feeder schools as 1 st choice : 2 bonus pts ‘A’ grade for CCA : 2 bonus pts ‘B’ or ‘C’ grade for CCA : 1 bonus pt A1 to C6 for both EL & HMT : 2 bonus pt Maximum of 4 bonus pts BONUS POINTS NOT TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT WHEN CONSIDERING ELIGIBILITY UNDER JAE Bonus Points nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES

14 4-year5-year PointsGradePointsGrade 25 & aboveA126 & aboveA1 20 - 24A221 – 25A2 16 - 19B317 – 20B3 13 - 15B414 – 16B4 10 - 12C511 – 13C5 8 - 9C69 – 10C6 4 - 7D75 – 8D7 1 - 3E81 - 4E8 0U0U CCA Bonus Points Points computed from LEAPS (Leadership, Enrichment, Achievement, Participation, Service A1 & A2 = 2 bonus points B3 – C6 = 1 bonus point nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES

15 Can I use my CCA as a subject for admission to Junior Colleges (JCs), Millennia Institute (MI), Polytechnics (Poly) and Institute of Technical Education (ITE) courses? For determining eligibility of admission, the CCA grade can be used for MI courses, but not for JC, Poly or ITE courses. If a candidate is determined to be eligible for a JC, Poly and/or ITE course, his/her CCA bonus points can be used in the computation of his/her net aggregate for posting to JC, Poly or ITE courses. Application of Bonus Points (An Example) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

16 Application of Bonus Points (An Example) StudentCCA Grad e Bonus Point Aggrega te Score (for JC) Net Aggregat e Score Eligibl e for JC AA22 19 19 – 2 = 17 Yes BA22 21 21 – 2 = 19 No L1R5 must be ≤ 20 (without CCA) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

17 ‘O’ or ‘N’ Level MT Syllabus B  At Sec 4N : the MTL B grade cannot be counted for promotion to Sec 5NA  At Sec 5NA/ 4E : the MTL B grade cannot be used for computation for JC and university admission MTL B Eligibility Criteria  Failed Sec 3 or obtained E8 and below at Sec 4 mid-year ‘O’ level, or failed ‘N’ level Points worth consideration  Opportunity costs Mother Tongue Language Policy nurturing TALENTS ▪ developing CHARACTER ▪ inspiring LIVES

18 Subject Combination for Sec 3 (2015) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

19 Subject Combinations (Exp) COMMON SUBJECTS OTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL MATH COMB HUMS^ CHM(SPA)BIO*(SPA)AMATH CHM(SPA)PHY(SPA)AMATH * min. of 15 students required to start a class ^ either SS/GE or SS/HI SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

20 Subject Combinations (Exp) COMMON SUBJECTS OTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL MATH COMB HUMS^ SCI(PHY,CHM)AMATHPOA SCI(CHM,BIO*)AMATHPOA SCI(PHY,CHM)AMATHDT SCI(CHM,BIO*)AMATHDT * min. of 15 students required to start a class ^ either SS/GE or SS/HI SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

21 Subject Combinations (Exp) COMMON SUBJECTS OTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL MATH COMB HUMS^ SCI(PHY,CHM)POAGEOG^^ SCI(PHY,CHM)POAART SCI(PHY,CHM)POADT SCI(PHY,CHM)GEOG^^ - ^ either SS/GE or SS/HI ^^ can only offer SS/HI if GEOG is offered

22 Subject Combinations (Exp) COMMON SUBJECTS OTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL MATH COMB HUMS^ SCI(PHY,CHM)AMATH- SCI(PHY,CHM)ART- SCI(PHY,CHM)DT- SCI(PHY,CHM)POA- ^ either SS/GE or SS/HI SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

23 Subject Combinations (NA) COMMON SUBJECTSOTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL* COMB HUMS^ MATH* SCI(PHY,CHM)* POA ART DT ^ either SS/GE or SS/HI *Students who achieve at least 70% in Sec 2(Overall) may be offered to take up the respective subject at ‘O’-Level’ standard, subject to the approval of the respective subject HOD.

24 Subject Combinations (NT) COMMON SUBJECTSOTHER SUBJECTS EL MTL MATH CPA EBS SCI* *Students must achieve at least 65% in Sec 2 SCI(Overall) SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

25 Subject Requirements & Careers SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

26 Criteria 2 Pure Sciences – min A2 (70%) in Sec 2 SCI(Overall) BIO(SPA) or SCI(BIO) – min B4 (60%) in Sec 2 EL(Overall) Suitability Good at logical reasoning Enjoy conceptual & theoretical learning. Strong in Math if they want to study PHY(SPA). Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Science related courses in Polytechnic. Preferred if intending to take ‘A’ Level Science. Only Chemistry is required for Medicine & Dentistry in University.

27 Criteria Min B3 (65%) in Sec 2 MATH(Overall) and at least 70% in the Algebra components in EOY Exam. Suitability Comfortable with abstract thinking. Enjoy solving long, complex Math problems. Strong in E Math (especially Algebra). Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic course. Preferred if intending to take ‘A’ Level Mathematics.

28 Importance of Science Engineering Related Courses 1.English Language 2.Math / Additional Math Post- Secondar y ‘O’ Level Core Subject OptionsSubjects Offered APhysics AND ChemistryCombined Science (Physics / Chemistry) BPhysics OR Chemistry CCombined Science (Physics / Chemistry) University Polytechnic JC Physics OR Chemistry SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

29 Doctor Dentist Scientist Pharmacist Nurse Researcher Healthcare provider SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

30 Engineer Economist Statistician Computer Scientist Systems Analyst

31 Criteria None. Suitability Good at making an argument using evidence and analysing conflicting points of view. Enjoy reading. Strong in English language. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic or ‘A’ Level courses. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

32 Criteria None. Suitability Good at analysing and interpreting data, and seeing the interconnectedness of people and the environment. Enjoy field work. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic or ‘A’ Level courses. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

33 Criteria At least a B4 in Sec 2 GEOG (Overall) and B4 in EL Suitability Good at analysing and interpreting data, and seeing the interconnectedness of people and the environment. Enjoy field work. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic or ‘A’ Level courses. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

34 Criteria At least C5 (55%) in Sec 2 MATH(Overall) Final allocation based on merit of overall results Suitability Systematic and analytical. Good language and mathematical ability. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic or ‘A’ Level courses. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

35 Accountant Lawyer Business Management positions HR positions Urban Town Planner Journalist SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

36 Importance of Combined Humanities MUST Count to go to JC / MI Poly – MUST Count for -Humanities Courses, eg. -TP & NP / Psychology Studies -NYP / Social Services (Social Work) -Media & Design Related Courses, eg. -SP / Media & Communication -TP / Communications & Media Management -Business Related Courses, eg. -NYP & TP / Accounting & Finance -NYP / Marketing SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

37 Criteria A pass in Sec 2 Art(Overall) Suitability Appreciate the visual arts and has a keen eye for the aesthetics. Good time management and organisational skills for coursework. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic & ‘A’ Level courses or entry to Lasalle College of Arts and NAFA. Note: LaSalle/NAFA will require portfolio presentation. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

38 Criteria A pass in Sec 2 D&T(Overall) Suitability Enjoy research and analysis of real- life problems. Hands-on in making prototype. Good time management and organisational skills for coursework. Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education Not prerequisite for any Polytechnic & ‘A’ Level courses. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

39 Highlights Prepare students for 21 st century skills using Design Thinking processes to help enhance creative, critical and inventive thinking. Use of SolidWorks software to design and model 3D prototypes Advantage of Design & Technology A systematic learning process that all students can follow With good time management and project management skills, many students will excel Previous GCE ‘O’ and ‘N’ level results – close to 100% pass / at least 50% distinction

40 Architect Product Designer Media Producer Civil engineering Electrical engineering Mechanical engineering Multimedia/Game Designer SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

41 Enrolment Enrolment will only take place at these timings: Sec 1-3: Term 1 Week 1-2,Term 2 Week 10 Suitability Students who are weak at MTL (D7 and below). Students will be counselled and their suitability assessed by teachers. Venue for lessons CL(B) lessons will be conducted in school. ML(B) lesson will be conducted in Language Centre (Bishan) – twice a week Entry Requiremen ts for Post Sec Education MTL B grade can be accepted as meeting the minimum Mother Tongue requirement for JC, it cannot be used for the computation of points for JC admission.

42 PROCEDURE FOR SUBJECT COMBINATION OPTION EXERCISE 21 OCT (TUE), 9am – 27 OCT (Mon), 4pm Students to submit choice of subject combination via LMS 05 NOV (Wed), 2pm Release of outcome of subject combination Students can check via LMS or from noticeboard outside Main Staffroom SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

43 PROCEDURE FOR SUBJECT COMBINATION OPTION EXERCISE 05 NOV (Wed), 2pm – 07 NOV (Fri), 4pm Appeal for change of subject combination via hardcopy form obtainable from LMS or General Office Appeal form to be submitted to General Office by 4pm on 08 Nov 17 NOV (Mon), 2pm Confirmation of Subject Combination and Class for all Students Students to check finalised list from School Noticeboard outside Main Staffroom

44 NOTE ALLOCATION OF SUBJECT COMBINATION IS BASED ON MERIT FIRST, FOLLOWED BY CHOICE. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

45 Note: You are reminded to choose your subject combination wisely. There is no guarantee of a subject combination of your choice. If you do not submit your option online by 27 Oct, you will be assigned to any available subject combination. SERVE. LEAD. EXCEL

46 The Key Personnels Mr Leonard TanVice Principal Mdm Siti ZalehaLH (English) Mr Soh Chung WeiSH/Chinese Language Miss Yue Yoke HarHOD/Data Management Mr Chen Poh KeongHOD/Science Mr Syed FaisalHOD/Humanities Mr Chang Man HoHOD/Design &Technology Mr Jay LimSenior Teacher/Art

47 Thank you


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