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1703. Lim Loy Swee

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Teaching level and subjects

Primary/ PSLE
Maths
Secondary/ O level
E Maths, A Maths, Accounting

Ratings Breakdown (Find out how ratings are given)

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Tutor's Buddies

Gender Male
Age 50 and above
Date Joined Aug 2006
Occupation Fulltime Tutor
Teaching at
Ang Mo Kio
Bishan
Thomson Rd
Woodlands
Marsiling
Admiralty
Yishun
Khatib
 
 
2013 Testimonial ()
2013 Testimonial (Clementi Town Secondary School)
2013 Testimonial (Hougang Secondary School)
1997 Bachelor (Association of Chartered Certificated Accountants (ACCA) degree in accountancy recognised by UK (Certified Public Accountant member of Institute of Public Account in Singapore))
Associate of the Association
1991 Diploma (Informatics Computer School)
International Diploma in Computer Studies
1988 GCE A (Outram Secondary School)
Advanced Level, Mathematics C (A), Further Mathematics C (C), Principles of Accounting (A) Ordinary Level, General Paper
1985 GCE O (Private Candidate)
Chinese, Mathematics C (A1), Additional Mathematics (A2), Principles of Accounts (A1)
2013 Testimonial ()

Other Qualifications

1.0 Qualification
Association of Chartered Certificated Accountants degree in accountancy recognized by UK. I am also a member of Singapore Chartered Accountant of Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants..
I score both A for H2 Maths and Accounting in GCE A Level
I scored 89 marks for H2 MathsA level Preliminary Examination. Score A1 and A2 for E-maths and Additional Maths respectively in GCE O' Level. Diploma in computer studies I scored 92 for computerised accountancy.

2.0 Testimonial
2.1 Testimonial written by Ashley from Clementi Westwood Secondary School
The first lesson with Mr. Lim changed my whole perspective and attitude towards POA. This was the subject I could never gather much interest, hence being one of my worst subject.
However, his teaching was remarkably easy to understand and in such a way that I was able to attain the surprising good result that I never imagined I would get in my 'O' level results.

2.2 Testimonial l written by Teo Wayne from Maris Stella High School
Mr. Lim is a very dedicated tutor. He possess defined knowledge in Maths and is a highly qualified teacher. With a great sense of respo nsibility, he took the effort to source for questions of difficulties for my practice. Under his tutorship, he assisted me in achieving excellent and outstanding grade for both my mathematics. Thank you Mr. Lim.

Experience/Remarks

1.0 Experience
I have taught in MOE schools (CHIJ, ST Margaret etc) for about three years and full time home tutors for about 9 years for A/E Maths and Principles of Accounts. Hence, I am extremely familiar with latest MOE syllabus for these three subjects. Therefore, I maintain 100% passing rate for all the three subjects, Principles of Accounts and A/E Maths since 2010.
I also teach accounting subjects for SIM, MDIS, Nanyang Poly, NTU Level 1 and A level students.

2.0 Methods of Teaching

2.1 Grades Improvement
I managed to improve grades of my tutees, through building rapport with them, patience, close monitoring of their work and continuous encouragement.

2.2 Feedback from students
Collect assignments from tutees so that I can assess whether he or she understands my lessons well. I also correct their wrong concepts immediately so that they dont make the same mistakes in their exams. I will never spoon-feed the student. I will always pose questions to the students so as to train his or her critical thinking skills to get the correct concepts and answers. The student must be able to see the logic and purpose behind every step and not just apply blindly without understanding.

Continuous methods of teaching in commitment

Commitment Level

2.3 Train the correct concepts for the new topic.
If the student does not immediately get the concept, I am very patient and will use other techniques to explain the concept again until the student fully understands without putting pressure on the student.

2.4 Revision before the exam
I am exam oriented and can guide my students to do well for their exam by focusing their attention on key points. Hence, I provide Maths Formulae and Principles of Account revision notes so that they can recall and recap their correct concepts before the examination. Good materials will help the students to do well for their subjects.

2.5 Teamwork Parents, Students and Tutor
I always believe parents, tutee and tutor should work together as a team. I will try to get the feedback from the tutees parents to find out more about the student so that I can use an appropriate technique to teach my tutee. Students commitments and hard work are the key factors to achieve a good result for their subjects. If they do not work hard for their grades, even the best tutor also cannot help them.

3.0 Exceptional results improvement from F9 to Distinction
In 2012, Ashley obtained from F9 in Prelim Exam to A2 for POA. result proven).
In 2012, Wayne Teo obtained from D7 to A1 for A Maths.(result proven).
In 2010, Melvin obtained from F9 in Sec 3 to A1 in Sec 4 for O Level A Maths.
In 2008, Joanchin obtained from F9 (18 marks) in Mid Year Sec 4 to A2 in O level

Assignments (8 Taken)

Home Tuition

# Date Area District Level Subjects Sessions Per Month
1 07 Mar 07 NW Bt Batok, Bukit Gombak O4 Accounting 4 x 1.5hrs
2 07 Mar 08 NW Jurong West, Lakeside, Boon Lay O4 Accounting 4 x 2hrs
3 10 Jul 09 E Tampines, Simei O5 Accounting 4 x 2hrs
4 23 Jan 11 NW Choa Chu Kang, Yew Tee O4 Accounting 4 x 2hrs
5 14 Sep 11 W Jurong West, Lakeside, Boon Lay O4 E Maths, Accounting 4 x 1.5hrs
6 12 Apr 12 NW Bt Panjang O4 E Maths 4 x 1.5hrs
7 06 Jun 12 E Bedok, Chai Chee O E Maths, Accounting 4 x 2.5hrs
8 27 Feb 16 NE Sengkang, Buangkok O4 E Maths, A Maths 4 x 1.5hrs