Singapore JC/ GCE A GP EssayAims of this exam : Future-ready skills such as "argumentation, communication, critical thinking and writing skills"... "challenges and opportunities present in the 21st century" ... "the realities of the world ... the aspirations of humanity"
Deliverables : 500 to 800 words in 90 mins. Only 1 out of about 12 essay titles!
Marking/Grading: Total=50; Language=20; Content=30
Singapore GCE O English Essay, Free WritingAims of this exam : "to use accurate and consistent spelling, grammar and vocabulary," "to generate and select ideas for writing and representing," "to develop, organise and express ideas coherently and cohesively,"
Deliverables : 350 to 500 words in about 60 mins. Only 1 out of about 5 essay titles!
Marking/Grading: Total=30; Language=?; Content=?
IELTS Writing Data Description, Essays, LettersAims of this exam : Task 1 (Academic): Can you describe information presented in graph, table, chart or diagram etc and present the description in your own words? Task 2 (Academic): Can you formulate and develop a position in relation to a given question or statement, providing evidence, examples, and reasoning? Task 1 (General): Can you respond to a given problem with a letter requesting information or explaining a situation?
Deliverables : Task1 : 150 words in 20 mins. 1 out of 1 given topic!
Deliverables : Task2 : 250 words in 40 mins. 1 out of 1 given topic!
Marking/Grading:Out of 9 according to these requirements: Task Achievement, Coherence and Cohesion, Vocabulary, Grammatical Range and Accuracy.
Singapore PSLE English Essay, Continuous WritingAims of this exam : "generate and select relevant ideas, organising and expressing them" nicely, "use correct grammar, spelling and punctuation," "use a variety of vocabulary appropriately, with clarity and precision"
Deliverables : 150 words or more in about 50 mins. 1 out of about 3 essay titles!
Marking/Grading:Total=40; Language=?; Content=?