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Courses and subjects for secondary schools

Courses are pathways that shape a student’s journey through secondary school. Each course offers a suite of subjects catering to students’ strengths and interests. Eligible students can transfer between courses, or take certain subjects at a higher level through subject-based banding.

Explore courses and subjects and learn about educational pathways in our Secondary Schools Education booklet.

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Depending on your child’s strengths, interests and PSLE results, they could be eligible for the following courses:

Express

Subjects, electives and exams for both O-Level Programme and Integrated Programme.

Aggregate range of 2018
188 and above

Normal (Academic)

Subjects and electives of this 5-year course leading to the GCE N-Level exam in Secondary 4.

Aggregate range of 2018
152–199

Normal (Technical)

Subjects and electives of this 4-year course leading to the N(T)-Level exam in Secondary 4.

Aggregate range of 2018
159 and below