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Subject Combinations

Overview


The subject combinations offered by the College are based on the guidelines from the Ministry of Education.

  1. Each subject combination comprises 3 parts:

    •  Content-based H2 subjects
    •  Content-based H1 subjects
    •  Compulsory H1 subjects

  2. There are 3 compulsory H1 subjects, namely, Project Work (PW), General Paper (GP) and Mother Tongue Language (MTL).  Students who had obtained D7 or better in HMTL at O-Level can be granted exemption from the MTL Examination.

  3. The norm is to offer 3H2 and 1H1 content-based subjects together with General Paper, Project Work and Mother Tongue Language at H1 level.  This adds up to 10 academic units. One of the content-based subjects read must be a contrasting subject.

  4. Students who wish to offer 4H2 subject combinations are required to have a L1R5 (raw score) of 11 points or better, and meet the guidelines for relevant subjects, in addition to obtaining good results for the relevant subjects.  This is to ensure that students are able to handle the rigour of 4H2 subject combinations.
     
  5. A minimum number of 15 students has to be met for any particular subject combination or class to be formed.

Table 1:  Subjects Offered At TMJC


Subject

H2

H1

Remarks

Art

AR2

AR1

Candidates who wish to offer H1 or H2 Art are required to sit for a diagnostic assessment.

Biology

BI2

BI1

For H1 and H2 Biology, assumed knowledge is Biology at O-Level, either as a single subject or as part of a balanced science course.

Chemistry

CH2

CH1

For H1 and H2 Chemistry, assumed knowledge is Chemistry at O-Level, either as a single subject or as part of a balanced science course.

Chinese Language and Literature

CLL2

-

-

Economics

EC2

EC1

-

English Literature

LIT2

LIT1

-

Further Mathematics

FM2

-

H2 Further Mathematics is to be offered with H2 Mathematics as a double Mathematics course.

Refer to guidelines for offering 4H2 subject combinations.

Candidates who wish to offer H2 Further Mathematics are required to sit for a diagnostic assessment.

General Paper

-

GP

-

Geography

GE2

GE1

-

History

HI2

HI1

-

Malay Language and Literature

MLL2

-

-

Mathematics

MA2

MA1

For H2 Mathematics, assumed knowledge is O-Level Additional Mathematics.

Mother Tongue Languages

(Chinese / Malay / Tamil)

-

MTL

(CL1/ML1/TL1)

-

Physics

PH2

PH1

For H1 and H2 Physics, assumed knowledge is Physics at O-Level, either as a single subject or as part of a balanced science course.

Project Work

-

PW

-

Tamil Language and Literature

TLL2

-

-

Theatre Studies & Drama

TSD2

-

Candidates who wish to offer H2 TSD are required to sit for a diagnostic assessment.


Table 2: Arts Stream

(Minimum class size of 15 must be met for any particular combination to be offered)

Table 2 Arts Stream_080721.jpg

There are 3 compulsory H1 subjects: PW, GP, MTL.


Table 3: Science Stream

(Minimum class size of 15 must be met for any particular combination to be offered)

Table 3 Science Stream_080721.jpg

There are 3 compulsory H1 subjects: PW, GP, MTL.

 updated on 08 July 2021