Frequently Asked Questions


  1. Question : Do Higher Chinese students (Integrated Programme) only sit for the GCE ‘O’ Level Higher Chinese Examination at Secondary 4 level?

    Answer : Yes, this is typically so. However, IB students might also have to sit for both the GCE ‘O’ Level Chinese Examination at Secondary 3 level, as well as the GCE ‘O’ Level Higher Chinese Examination at Secondary 4 level.


  2. Question : Do Higher Chinese students (O Level Programme) only sit for the GCE ‘O’ Level Higher Chinese Examination at Secondary 4 level?

    Answer : Higher Chinese students (O Level Programme) normally sit for both the GCE ‘O’ Level Chinese Examination at Secondary 3 level, as well as the GCE ‘O’ Level Higher Chinese Examination at Secondary 4 level.


  3. Question : What are some of the incentives for taking Higher Chinese rather than Chinese Language for students in the O Level Programme?

    Answer : A student who passes both English and Higher Chinese at the GCE ‘O’ Level Examination and who qualifies for admission to a Junior College will be given a concession of two points in his application to the Junior College of his/her choice.

    Typically, if a student scored a C6 and above, he/she will be exempted from taking Chinese at the Junior College. However, a few Junior Colleges require a minimum B4 grade for exemption, hence it is always better to check with the school.


  4. Question : Does the tutor cover all aspects of the GCE O Level Examination?

    Answer : This is right, all aspects of the GCE O Level Examination will be covered during the lessons.


  5. Question : Are all materials provided by the tutor during the lessons?

    Answer : Yes, all materials will be provided by Miss SY Wang during the lessons.


  6. Question : Can you recommend some videos for students to help improve their Chinese?

    Answer : There is a huge array of videos available online. Just to list a few here:


    《前线追踪: 小贩文化登大雅之堂?》




    《超级演说家》




    《世界听我说——全球华人辩论大赛》



For all other queries, please feel free to contact Miss SY Wang.