As part of the Combined Humanities O Level Social Studies syllabus, Distinction conducts social studies tuition to expand the knowledge capacity and refine the writing skills. The purpose of the social studies curriculum is to help students to comprehend how Singapore is related to the world and build on the curiosity of students towards real world issues. Students will study three key issues: Exploring Citizenship and Governance, Living in a Diverse Society, Being Part of a Globalised World.
During the social studies tuition programme, students will build on their source-handling skills while referring to the given extracts, so as to get a good grasp of answering source-based case studies. In addition, students will refine their writing skills to handle the structured-response questions. Through the application-based writing approach, students will excel at the social studies examination.