Preparation For University

passport to the world

Scotch AGS will help students get off to the perfect start in college by providing them with a pathway and solid preparation both mentally and spiritually.

The transition from high school to university is an important stage. Therefore, students need a carefull preparation to be able to get used to and integrate into the new environment as well as not to be overwhelmed by the amount of knowledge or skills required to become familiar with the new environment.

Understanding this, Scotch AGS always creates conditions for students to access the mindset and pace of learning when studying in the from the moment they enter 10th grade. In addition, During the high school learning journey with SACE program, they are also supported by all the teachers. The school will provide students with useful information from preparing documents to sharing their learning experiences when they have the opportunity to study abroad at top universities in the world.

Cultivate 7 personal abilities for preparation for university

The subjects in the program are designed for students to develop the following personal competencies:

1. Literacy

We develop skills to understand and interpret a variety of texts and people in a range of different situations and countries. Literacy is an every-century skill. Literacy is reading, remembering, writing, understanding, creating and speaking.

In particular, Scotch AGS is also connected with a number of major universities. We regularly organize counseling sessions for students to help them choose a career before the entrance exams. This is also an opportunity for students to consider their aspirations.

2. Numeracy

We gain knowledge to use Mathematics effectively to interpret information and solve problems. Having good numeracy skills mean you can reason and work with numbers, problem solve and think logically. By developing your numeracy skills, you will become an active and informed citizen.

3. Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

We learn how to use current and emerging technologies and understand their impact on society and the workplace. In our digital age, it is important to be a logical thinker, adaptable to change, and a team player. Technology skills allow you to communicate locally and globally.

4. Innovation and Creativity

We use innovative and creative thinking skills to identify and analyse complex topics and questions. Innovative and creative thinking skills are some of the most sought-after skills across every workplace. You will learn to think broadly and deeply using reason, logic imagination and innovation.

5. Personal and Social Skills 

We are confident, self-disciplined and independent. We can work in a team and are resilient to deal with challenging situations. You will learn to be aware of your own and others’ emotional, mental, and spiritual wellbeing. With a sense of self-worth, you will be optimistic, empathic and resilient. The personal and social capability is the foundation for the intellectually curious.

6. Ethical Understanding 

We develop a deep understanding of ethical issues and how to manage them. Cultural, social, and environmental transformations are changing the world. You will develop ethical understanding when you explore local and global interactions and engage with complex issues. Your skills will allow you to navigate through a world of competing values and will support you as you transition from school to your chosen career path.

7. Intercultural Understanding

We appreciate and respect other people’s social and cultural backgrounds and learn about the diversity of our nation and the world. As you learn your own values, beliefs, and morals, you will learn those of others. You will come to understand intercultural understanding as an essential part of living in 21st century. You are encouraged to express empathy, respect, and responsibility.