The Preparatory English Language Programme (PrepEng) serves to emphasise the importance of communicating competently in English, as well as to equip students with the basic language skills. This Programme is specially designed for students with the intent to reinforce their English language fundamentals which are essential to supplement their learning of the Communication Skills modules at Temasek Polytechnic.
The modules focus mainly on the grammar and vocabulary of the English language. There are 8 modules in the content segment, where each module comprises interactive learning videos, activities and practice questions with answers. Students are also given supplementary reading materials to enhance their learning. At the end of each module, students will have to complete an exercise to assess their understanding for that module. If attempted consistently, a student will be able to complete the 8 modules within a term. The 8 modules are:
- Parts of speech: verb & noun
- Parts of speech: adjective & adverb
- Reading comprehension
- Sentence structure
- Reading comprehension
- Subject-verb agreement
The Preparatory Mathematics Programme (PrepMath) aims to help current TP students to strengthen their foundation in Mathematics, so as to prepare them for Mathematics related subjects in their diploma courses. It is specially designed for students who need to reinforce their mathematics fundamentals which are essential to supplement their learning of Mathematics related modules at Temasek Polytechnic.
The modules focus mainly on Arithmetic and Algebra, addressing the fundamental skills and concepts involved. There are 7 topics in the content segment, with each topic comprising interactive learning videos, diagnostic questions and practice questions with answers for each sub-topic. Each topic ends with a Proficiency Test for students to gauge their proficiency level for each topic. If attempted consistently, a student will be able to complete the 7 topics within a term. The 7 topics are:
- Algebraic Representation and Formulae
- Algebraic Manipulation
- Further Algebraic Manipulation
- Indices and Surds
- Linear Relationships
If attempted consistently, a student will be able to complete the modules within a term.
Participants who have successfully completed and met the passing requirement of the modules will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from the Centre for Foundation Studies.