A-Level Syllabuses Examined in 2022

Here are the 2022 GCE A-Level examination syllabuses that are offered to private candidates. These subjects are examined at Higher 1 (H1) and Higher 2 (H2) levels.

For syllabuses that have been revised, the specimen papers are available on the website for three years, including the year of posting. We seek your understanding that some items / images / resources may not be available in these online specimen papers, due to copyright restrictions. In such cases, a description of the item / image / resource, and/or a web-link may be provided. The full specimen paper, in printed format, may be purchased from SEAB.

From 2017, certain papers of selected GCE A-Level subjects will be conducted in the e-Examination format (for example, e-Oral, e-Written). These subjects are as follows:

Subject Title Subject Code Paper
Chinese Language 8655 2
Malay Language 8656 2
Tamil Language 8657 2
H2 Chinese Language & Literature 9572 2
H2 Malay Language & Literature 9573 2
H2 Tamil Language & Literature 9574 2
Online Tutorial for Mother Tongue Language e-Oral examination and H2 Mother Tongue Language & Literature (H2 MTLL) e-Written examination to understand the revised examination format.

Subjects Examined at A- and AO-Levels

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code
AO A
Arabic Arabic 8187 -
Islamic Law Malay 8058 -
Islamic Theology Malay 8059 -
Islamic Law Malay - 9018
Islamic Theology Malay - 9019

Cambridge Subjects

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code
H1 H2
China Studies in English ## English 8628 -
General Paper English 8807 -
Geography English 8813 -
History English 8821 -
Economics English 8823 -
Bengali Bengali 8827 -
Gujarati Gujarati 8828 -
Hindi Hindi 8829 -
French French 8831 -
Literature in English English 8832 -
German German 8833 -
Japanese Japanese 8835 -
Panjabi Panjabi 8836 -
Urdu Urdu 8837 -
Mathematics English 8865 -
Physics English 8867 -
Chemistry English 8873 -
Biology English 8876 -
Art English 8879 -
English Language and Linguistics English - 9508
Literature in English English - 9509
Management of Business English - 9587
Principles of Accounting English - 9593
Further Mathematics English - 9649
Chemistry English - 9729
Biology English - 9744
Physics English - 9749
Geography English - 9751
History English - 9752
Economics English - 9757
Mathematics English - 9758

## Last year of exam in 2023. Not offered from 2024 onwards.

List of Formulae and Statistical Tables (MF26) for H1 Mathematics (8865), H2 Mathematics (9758) and H2 Further Mathematics (9649) syllabuses.

Local Subjects

Subject Title Language Medium Subject Code Specimen Papers for
Revised Syllabus
[Year of Posting]
H1 H2
General Studies in Chinese * Chinese 8642 - -
Chinese Language Chinese 8655 - -
Translation (Chinese) [Revised] Chinese - 9571 Paper 1
Paper
[2021]
Chinese Language & Literature ** Chinese - 9572 -
Chinese Language & Literature [Revised] Chinese - 9575 Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
Malay Language Malay 8656 - -
Malay Language & Literature ** Malay - 9573 -
Malay Language & Literature [Revised] Malay - 9576 Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]
Tamil Language Tamil 8657 - -
Tamil Language & Literature ** Tamil - 9574 -
Tamil Language & Literature [Revised] Tamil - 9577 Paper 1
Paper 2
Paper 3
[2021]

* Last year of exam in 2022. Not offered from 2023 onwards.

** Last year of exam in 2022.

Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents who would like to register for Mother Tongue Language Syllabus B can write to SEAB with their request.