The program of instruction does not require approval under the Private Training Act.
Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) Preparation program is designed for students who are seeking entrance to independent schools. The purpose of the SSAT is to measure the basic verbal, quantitative, and reading kills students develop over time. The intent of this program is to assist students to gain:
-knowledge and skills for the test
-motivation, creativity and persistence through test preparation
-the familiarity for the test
Career Occupation* (if applicable)
Students are currently enrolled a regular school where English is the language of instruction. An Official SSAT practice test maybe used to determine proficiency.
Upon completion of the program, students will have advanced their knowledge in preparation for SSAT examinations; meanwhile, students can improve their motivation of learning, creativity and persistence through this test preparation program. The reading and writing skills of young learners will be standardized and improved accordingly.
Method(s) of Evaluation*
Formative assessments are contained in the lessons. Summative assessments are based on the following criteria:
20% for attendance and participation (80% attendance is required)
20% for quizzes
40% for assignments
20% final exam
Students need to complete the instruction hours and pass 70% of the assessments to receive a certificate of completion
52 hrs./ 13 weeks
2-3 hrs/ week
Required Course Materials
All learning materials are provided by the College. Class copies may be available.
|Title of Course||# of Hours*|
|SSAT Preparation||52 hours/13 weeks|