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A Level JC Subject Combinations: Everything You Need To Know

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You’ve finally finished your O levels, congratulations! (Or you have just finished bumming around whilst in the Integrated Programme.) The thought of moving on to Junior College (JC)/A Levels to prepare yourself for university life has been exhilarating but overwhelming at the same time.  It’s like uncharted territory, and the rigorous syllabus you may hear of certainly does not make …

IB & JC A Level Economics Definitions You Should Know By Heart

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There’s no denying that JC A Level Economics and IB Economics are on a whole new level of difficulty. Since you don’t have a strong foundation on the subject during your previous academic years, being bombarded with jargon-heavy information can truly feel overwhelming. You also have to familiarise yourself with several IB and JC A Level Economics definitions to give …

New IB Economics Syllabus (2022 onwards)

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The new IB Economics syllabus (starting 2022) promises to be even more rigorous than before. Where the old HL syllabus (2013-2021) had 24 subtopics, it now has 31 subtopics. Hence, a lot more content is taught in schools, albeit squeezed into the same number of teaching hours. For example, in the new syllabus, there seems to be a greater emphasis …

IB Economics – HL or SL Economics ?

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Firstly, many struggle to choose between Business and Management (or other Humanities subjects) and Economics. Economics is an academic subject, hence essay responses written during the exams have to be referencing a specific concept in mind; there is no room for ‘waffling’, contrary to popular belief. As such, those who enjoy a form of ‘specificity’ within a Humanities discipline would …

Best Economics Tuition or Tutor in Singapore?

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I do not claim to provide the best economics tuition in Singapore. Neither do I claim to be the best economics tutor. These are compliments that many students have given to me over the years. Some were very demoralised and hated learning economics at first and I managed to transform that to enthusiasm and good grades. Brandon Ho of ACJC …

A Levels or IB Diploma programme?

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A Levels or IB Diploma? Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea?! There are about 12,000 students taking the A Levels in Singapore every year and 2,500 taking IB examinations. The numbers for IB have increased significantly over the years as local reputable schools like ACS and SJI have jumped onto the bandwagon. There are also specialty schools like …

H1 or H2 Economics for A Levels?

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Congratulations!  Being on this page suggests you are serious about learning JC A Level Economics, which is a really wise move. 🙂 Perhaps, you have read our article about the Benefits of Learning Economics. But faced with a choice of taking H1 or H2 Economics, what should you do? 1. CONTENT – H1 vs H2 Economics H1 Economics is basically …