NUS-MOE Humanities and
Social Sciences Research (NUS-MOE HSSR) 2015– H3 Research Subjects
HSSR 2015 is now open for application.
NUS-MOE HSSR is jointly organised by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
(FASS), National University of Singapore (NUS), and the Gifted Education Branch
(GEB), Curriculum Planning and Development Division (CPDD).
is an H3 option for students
who demonstrate outstanding aptitude and ability in one of the following
subjects: Economics, Geography,
Literature in English, Chinese Language and Literature and Malay Language and
the programme, students will carry out independent study and research in
consultation with an academic staff from the FASS, NUS. This will allow
students to pursue their interest in the Humanities and Social Sciences, and
add diversity and depth to the ‘A’ Level curriculum. Students will write an
Extended Essay, which will be assessed as part of their ‘A’ Level examination. The
curriculum time is approximately 120 hours of independent work and consultation
with an NUS Supervisor. Students
are advised to understand the demands of the mentorship and are expected to be
able to commit themselves to the mentorship.
is based on academic performance and potential, as well as interest in and
suitability for a programme of independent research. Generally, students
applying for the programme in a particular subject are expected to achieve a
‘B’ or better in the corresponding subject at H2 level. Students should also possess sufficient
language proficiency to be able to undertake the research and writing processes
for the HSSR.
students are invited to attend the Briefing
for Prospective HSSR H3 Candidates on Fri,
19 Sep 2013, 4.00 pm, Lecture Theatre 2, Basement 1, Grange Road Campus (MOE
HQ), 51 Grange Road, Singapore 249564.
apply, students will have to choose one research topic and write a research proposal of about300 words. For more information and
the application forms, please refer to the following websites:
submit your application forms to Ms
Chiang Huimin (HOD/Economics) by Mon
13 Oct 2014, 12 noon. There will strictly not be any extension given to
the deadline and the college will submit all applications to the NUS-HSSR