Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) (Lower Secondary Division)
To help young students maintain the balance between knowledge and application, AAIS adopts the Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) for lower secondary students coming from a variety of backgrounds and endowed with a wide range of abilities and interests. Focusing on the lower secondary level, AAIS develops student knowledge, passion, and skills in subject content, adaptability to change and different situations, as well as making inquiries and emphasizing process. AAIS adds breadth and depth to the curriculum and engages students in projects designed to guide them through a creative process where exploration, problem-solving, presentation, and reflection help them form the bedrock of becoming 21st century learners.
The objective of this course is to prepare students for the Course for Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Upper Secondary, giving them a better understanding and overview of the academic subjects comprising of English, Chinese, Mathematics and Science.
|Course Title / Course Code||IGCSE-LS36|
|Course Content (Subjects)||Subjects:
* There are no lessons on all public holidays scheduled by the government of Singapore.
** Class will commence only if the minimum number of students required is met.
Learning is mainly in a classroom setting.
Teaching methods are varied including:
- Interactive Tutorials
- Experiential learning
- Transdisciplinary projects
- Peer review
- Community project
|Minimum Age:||11 years old (as at 1 January of the exam year)|
|Academic Level :||Completed Primary Five or equivalent level|
|Language Proficiency :
||Primary Five or equivalent level|
- Diagnostic Test
- Written tests and examinations
- Oral Exam
- Assignments and projects
- Student must attain a minimum of 90% attendance to complete the course.
- A certificate will be awarded upon course completion