JC Economics Tuition

Delivering exceptional results in GCE 'A' Level Economics since 2012.

About us

About Us

At JC Economics Education Centre, we strive to provide the best possible education to our students. We believe in a personalized approach to education, tailoring our teaching methods to meet the individual needs of each student. Our principal tutor, Dr. Anthony Fok, is a highly experienced economics teacher with a passion for helping students succeed.

Dr Fok has over a decade of experience teaching economics, both in MOE schools and in private tuition. He has a deep understanding of the subject matter and has developed a range of effective teaching strategies to help students grasp difficult concepts. He is also the author of several economics guidebooks that are widely used by students and teachers alike.

Our courses are designed to help students achieve their academic goals and succeed in their economics examinations. We offer a wide range of courses, including group tuition, individual tuition, and intensive revision courses. Our classes are conducted in a small group setting and allows for more individualized attention and personalized teaching.

Our group tuition classes cover all aspects of the economics syllabus and are taught by Dr Fok himself. He uses a variety of teaching strategies to ensure that each student fully understands the material. We also provide comprehensive notes and video lessons, which students can refer to at any time to reinforce their learning. Students can also submit their essays and case study practices at any time for marking and feedback, without having to wait for specific assignments.

Our intensive revision courses are designed to prepare students for their upcoming A-Level economics examinations. These courses cover all aspects of the economics syllabus in depth and are taught by Dr Fok himself. Students will learn examination strategies and techniques to help them apply their economic concepts seamlessly and develop their answering techniques. They will also be exposed to different types of examination questions and receive feedback on their performance.

At JC Economics Education Centre, we believe in providing a well-rounded education that goes beyond just academic success. We aim to instill in our students a love for economics and a passion for learning. We also provide career guidance and support to help our students make informed decisions about their future.

We take pride in our students' successes and have a proven track record of helping them achieve their academic goals. Many of our students have gone on to top universities and successful careers. We attribute our success to our personalized approach to education, our passionate and dedicated tutors, and our commitment to helping our students succeed.

Why Choose Us?

JC Economics Tuition Centre stands out as a premier educational institution in Singapore, providing exceptional tuition services for students aiming to excel in their economics examinations.

Headed by esteemed Principal Economics Tutor, Dr. Anthony Fok, the centre boasts a wealth of benefits for those who attend his classes.

Comprehensive and Up-to-Date Curriculum

JC Economics Tuition Centre offers a meticulously crafted curriculum that covers all key topics in the economics syllabus, spanning from microeconomics to macroeconomics. This curriculum is continuously updated to align with the Ministry of Education's latest syllabus revisions. Dr. Fok ensures that his students are well-equipped for their economics examinations through comprehensive notes, model essays, and effective answering techniques. By fostering a deep understanding of the covered subjects, students are empowered to enhance their critical thinking and analytical skills.

Interactive and Engaging Classes

Dr. Fok's teaching methodology revolves around interactive and engaging classes that prioritize active learning. Employing diverse techniques such as group discussions, interactive whiteboards, and online resources, he cultivates an intriguing and effective learning environment. This approach enhances information retention and enables students to develop a profound comprehension of economics concepts. Moreover, Dr. Fok encourages students to actively participate and ask questions, nurturing their confidence and critical thinking abilities.

Individual Attention and Support

At JC Economics Tuition Centre, Dr. Fok takes pride in providing individual attention and support to each student. He takes the time to understand their unique learning needs and preferences, tailoring his teaching methods accordingly. Regular feedback and guidance are given to help students identify their strengths and weaknesses, enabling them to devise personalized study plans. This individualized attention and support foster an improved understanding of economics concepts, leading to academic achievements.

Exam Preparation and Revision

Dr. Fok's economics tuition classes incorporate essential exam preparation and revision components, which are crucial for students aspiring to excel in their economics examinations. He equips students with an array of exam-style questions and essays to develop their answering techniques and familiarize them with the format and style of the actual examination. Additionally, revision classes help solidify their comprehension of covered topics and refine their exam-taking skills.

Flexible Schedules and Class Sizes

Recognizing the diverse needs of students, JC Economics Tuition Centre offers flexible schedules and class sizes. Dr. Fok provides tuition programs tailored for both JC1 and JC2 students, with classes available in the morning, afternoon, and evening. This flexibility ensures that students can find a suitable program that aligns with their schedules. Furthermore, Dr. Fok maintains small class sizes, allowing him to provide individual attention and support to each student.

Track Record of Success

JC Economics Tuition Centre boasts an impressive track record of success in helping students achieve academic excellence in their economics examinations. Numerous students under Dr. Fok's tutelage have attained top grades and pursued further studies in economics or related fields. Recognized by the media, Dr. Fok's teaching methods and expertise have been featured in various newspapers and TV programs, further affirming the effectiveness and reputation of JC Economics Tuition Centre.

Qualifications

Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours)

Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Bachelor of Economics

Murdoch University, Australia

Masters of Education

Monash University, Australia

Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)

National Institute of Education (NIE), Singapore

Former school teacher

Ministry of Education (MOE)

Awards & Accolades

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Featured on ‘The Sunday Times’ newspapers as one of the five “most sought-after super tutors” in Singapore.
Featured on ‘Channelnewsasia’ article on “bridging the gap between school and tuition”.
Guest speaker on “Official 938LIVE” radio segment ‘Dollars and Sense’ – “Star Economics tutor Anthony Fok helping students make sense of dollars!”
Featured on ‘CNBC’ international TV as “a well-known face of Singapore’s booming private tuition industry and a part of an elite group of super tutors” in Singapore.
Guest speaker on ‘MediaCorp Channel 5’ TV Programme “The 5 Show” about tuition and enrichment classes in Singapore
Featured on ‘TODAY’ newspapers for views on “staying ahead of the academic race”.

Professional Memberships

Member of the American Economic Association
Member of Economic Society of Australia.
Member of Australian Association for Research in Education (AARE)
Member of Educational Research Association of Singapore (ERAS)

Our Methodology

JC Economics Education Centre distinguishes itself through its unique selling proposition (USP), encapsulated by the three Cs:

Comprehensive

The centre adopts a comprehensive approach to Economics education, offering a wide array of learning resources. These resources encompass detailed handouts, case studies, essay questions, as well as online materials like video lectures and webinars. By providing such a comprehensive range, students gain access to an abundance of materials that bolster their understanding of Economics concepts and equip them for success in examinations.

Competent

The centre boasts a team of highly competent and experienced tutors who specialize in teaching Economics. With extensive backgrounds in educating and mentoring JC students, these tutors possess an intimate familiarity with the syllabus and examination requirements. Their competence enables them to deliver personalized guidance and support to each student, and their expertise is a key contributor to the centre's exceptional success rates.

Customizable

The centre adopts a comprehensive approach to Economics education, offering a wide array of learning resources. These resources encompass detailed handouts, case studies, essay questions, as well as online materials like video lectures and webinars. By providing such a comprehensive range, students gain access to an abundance of materials that bolster their understanding of Economics concepts and equip them for success in examinations.

Foreword

Welcome to my website! My name is Dr. Anthony Fok, and I am a renowned economics tutor based in Singapore. I have been teaching economics for over a decade, and I am committed to helping students achieve their academic goals and succeed in their future pursuits.

I believe that economics is a fascinating subject that helps us understand the world around us. It equips us with the analytical tools to make informed decisions, and it helps us understand the choices that people, governments, and businesses make every day. My passion for economics stems from my belief that it can make a real difference in people’s lives.

As an experienced educator, I understand that every student is unique, and that is why I personalize my teaching methods to suit each student’s learning style. I believe that learning should be fun and engaging, and I strive to make each lesson enjoyable for my students. I use a variety of teaching methods, including gamification, case studies, and real-life examples, to help my students understand complex economic concepts.

I have a proven track record of success, and my students consistently achieve excellent results in their A-Level examinations. I have been featured in numerous newspapers, magazines, and TV programs for my outstanding contributions to the education industry. I have been named one of the five most sought-after super tutors in Singapore by ‘The Sunday Times’ newspapers and a millionaire tutor by Southeast Asia Globe, an international magazine.

My teaching philosophy is centered around active learning, where I encourage my students to engage in discussions, debates, and critical thinking exercises. I believe that students should be active participants in their learning journey, and I strive to foster a love for learning and a passion for economics in my students.

I offer A-Level H1/H2 Economics tuition classes at three conveniently located branches in Bukit Timah, Tampines, and Bishan. My group tuition classes are designed to help students achieve their academic goals and excel in their examinations. I also offer individual tuition classes for students who require personalized attention and support.

Thank you for visiting my website. If you have any questions about my tuition classes or would like to register your child for tuition, please feel free to contact me. I look forward to working with you and helping your child achieve their academic goals.

Programmes

Weekly Economics Tuition

Welcome to our Weekly Economics Tuition program, where we offer comprehensive and highly effective lessons for JC1 and JC2 students at both H1 and H2 levels. Our tuition timetable is designed to cater to various schedules and preferences, with classes available on both weekdays and weekends across multiple locations. We understand the challenges students face in juggling tuition alongside other commitments, so we provide flexible schedules to ensure they can manage their academic workload effectively. Our unwavering commitment is to deliver top-quality education and support to empower students in achieving excellence in their academic endeavors.

 

To access our tuition schedules and find out more about our program, please visit here

Case Study Workshop

The Economics Case Study Skills Workshop is a highly effective training program designed to equip students with the necessary tools and techniques to excel in their A-level Economics case study paper. This workshop takes place at two convenient locations: Bukit Timah Shopping Centre and Tampines. Over the span of three sessions, students will receive comprehensive guidance on structuring their answers to higher-order case study questions, employing effective answering techniques and strategies.

 

In addition to practical instruction, the workshop provides revision notes on case study skills, sample examination questions, and clarification on common errors and misconceptions. Attending this workshop promises significant improvements in conceptual understanding and application skills, with many participants achieving higher scores in their examinations.

 

The Economics Case Study Skills Workshop is an ideal choice for students looking to boost their confidence and achieve optimal results in the A-level Economics Paper 1 examination. This program caters to students of all skill levels, from those grappling with case study questions to those aiming to enhance their performance further. To gather more information about the Economics Case Study Skills Workshop and to register, please visit here

JC 1 Intensive Revision Programme (December Holiday)

The JC 1 Intensive Revision Programme, conducted exclusively in December each year, is a targeted and comprehensive study initiative. It is designed specifically for JC1 students who underperformed in their promotional exams and seek to strengthen their grasp of JC1 topics. Attending this programme equips students with a solid foundation, significantly increasing their chances of success in the A-level Economics examination.

 

Throughout the programme, participants undergo a thorough review of content coverage, accompanied by extensive practice with Economics essay questions and topical case studies. By engaging in such practice, students enhance their ability to apply theoretical knowledge to real-life examination scenarios. Additionally, the programme provides revision notes, model essays, and guidance on essay-writing techniques and strategies for tackling higher-order questions. Participants also receive personalized feedback on their work, with a focus on addressing common errors and misconceptions to ensure a comprehensive understanding of the material.

 

The Intensive Revision Programme welcomes new students who do not attend regular weekly tuition classes, making it an excellent choice for those seeking to catch up and reinforce their understanding of JC1 topics. For detailed information on the schedule of the December Holidays Catch-up Programme, kindly click here

Economics Publications

Dr. Anthony Fok is a well-known economics tutor and author of a range of books that offer practical and effective methods for excelling in economics exams. His books are highly respected by students, educators, and academic institutions both in Singapore and worldwide. The following are some of his notable publications.


Dr. Anthony Fok’s books offer practicality and prioritize real-world illustrations, ensuring students gain a profound comprehension of economics concepts and their practical implications. Clear explanations aid in this understanding. Moreover, his books provide effective strategies and techniques that have been proven to enhance performance in economics exams. These books serve as invaluable resources for students, educators, and academic institutions seeking to improve their grasp and achievements in economics. They are available for purchase on Dr. Anthony Fok’s website and through multiple online bookstores.

Complete Guide to GCE A Level Economics Real-World Examples for Essay Writing

This comprehensive guide is an essential resource for A Level Economics students, providing over 500 real-world examples arranged by topic and concept to help them illustrate their points in essays or exams. The guide also includes clear explanations of key concepts and their application in practice, enabling students to bridge the gap between theory and reality.

Complete Guide to GCE A-Level Economics Evaluation Points

This book helps students to generate possible evaluation points for the theoretical content covered in their coursework. It is designed to help students evaluate alternative theoretical explanations and perspectives on economic problems, issues, and policy decisions, improving their higher-order thinking skills, such as application, analysis, synthesis, and evaluation.

Complete Guide to GCE A-Level Economics Essays

This book teaches students how to write compelling introductions, topic sentences, draw high-quality economics diagrams, and write effective evaluative comments in their essays. The book includes numerous examples to help students develop the skills required to obtain high distinctions in their economics essays.

Complete Guide to GCE A Level Economics Diagrams with Explanations

This guidebook compiles more than 100 essential economics diagrams, carefully labeled and drawn to improve comprehension of economic concepts. Each diagram is explained in detail, allowing students to link topics to diagrams and acquire a holistic understanding of each subject.

Media Coverage

Dr. Anthony Fok is one of the best economics tutors in Singapore, and his teaching methodology has been widely recognized by the media. He has been featured in various news outlets, including The Straits Times, Channel NewsAsia, and Today. His achievements in the education industry and the success of his students have been highlighted by these media outlets, making him a highly respected figure in the field of economics tuition.
The Straits Times, one of Singapore’s leading newspapers, has featured Dr. Fok in several articles, praising his teaching style and the success of his students. One article titled “Top A-level economics tutor and his secrets to success” highlighted Dr. Fok’s innovative teaching methodology, which has helped many students excel in their A-level examinations. The article also highlighted the success of his former students, who have gone on to attend prestigious universities such as Harvard and the London School of Economics.
Channel NewsAsia, a leading news channel in Singapore, has also recognized Dr. Fok’s achievements in the education industry. In an article titled “Meet the super tutors of Singapore,” Dr. Fok was one of the few educators featured for his exemplary teaching skills. The article highlighted his dedication to teaching and the impact he has had on his students, both in terms of academic success and character development.
Today, another leading newspaper in Singapore, has also featured Dr. Fok in an article titled “Top tutors share how to score in economics.” In the article, Dr. Fok shared his insights on how students can excel in economics, highlighting the importance of understanding the fundamental concepts and being able to apply them to real-world situations.
Dr. Fok’s reputation as a top economics tutor in Singapore has also led to international recognition. He has been invited to speak at various international conferences and has been featured in media outlets such as BBC News.
About JC Economics.com
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The Sunday Times newspapers on 15 June 2008.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Common Questions

Is it necessary to have Economics tuition?

Singapore is a country where parents invest heavily in tuition for their children. Many believe that tuition is essential for achieving academic success. However, Dr Anthony Fok sees tuition as a complement to a student's education, rather than a necessity. The role of tuition is to fill in knowledge gaps that may exist.

What distinguishes H1 Economics from H2 Economics?

Although H1 and H2 students will be in the same class, there is a difference in the examination format. H1 students are required to answer two case study questions, while H2 students must answer two case study questions and three out of six essay questions. H2 students must also attend extra classes during the June holidays, August, and September, which are not required for H1 students.

Are ten-year-series guides still helpful for students?

Ten-year-series guides (TYS) are annual publications that include all of the past ten years' GCE 'O' and 'A' level exam questions. TYS has been used in schools for over 40 years, as it is believed to demonstrate patterns in the types of questions asked over the years. However, students should not rely solely on TYS for exam preparation. Dr Anthony Fok has written a series of Economics guide books that cover evaluation points, diagrams, summary notes, and model essays, which are useful supplements to TYS.

Why is Economics considered a difficult subject?

The GCE 'A' level Economics exam emphasizes higher-order thinking skills such as Application, Analysis, Synthesis, and Evaluation. Students are required to explain current economic events using relevant economic principles, integrate different topics to create a coherent argument, and evaluate the effectiveness and limitations of economic policies. To succeed in Economics, students must keep up with current events and apply economic concepts in the right context.

JCEconomics.com

What sets Dr Anthony Fok apart from other tutors?

Dr Anthony Fok is a highly sought-after Economics tutor in Singapore, recognized by The Sunday Times as one of the top tutors in 2008. He has a proven track record of delivering excellent results, but he believes his success goes beyond imparting Economics knowledge. Dr Fok motivates his students to love the subject, teaches values and life lessons, and acts as a friend and mentor. He bridges the gap between what his students learn in school and what appears in the national exams, taking great satisfaction in helping his students achieve their academic goals.

How does Dr Anthony Fok motivate his students?

While most JC students who sign up for tuition are already self-motivated, Dr Fok regularly messages his students to stay in touch with them on a personal level and provide support and encouragement, particularly during examination periods. He listens to his students and offers guidance when needed.

Does Dr Anthony Fok teach H3/IB Economics?

No, Dr Fok specializes in teaching A-level Economics for H1 and H2 students only.

Does Dr Anthony Fok offer one-on-one tuition, and is group tuition less effective?

Dr Fok's schedule is fully booked for group tuition at his branches in Bishan, Bukit Timah, and Tampines, so he does not offer one-on-one tuition. He believes that his detailed lesson plans and interactive group discussions allow students to gain a better and deeper understanding of the subject matter. Unlike other tutors who may lack teaching experience and structured lesson materials, Dr Fok has a proven track record of producing quality results and receiving positive testimonials from former students.

Does Dr. Anthony Fok offer classes at other locations besides Bishan, Bukit Timah, and Tampines?

No, Dr Fok only teaches at his branches in Bishan, Bukit Timah, and Tampines.

What makes Dr. Anthony Fok stand out as an Economics tutor?

Dr. Anthony Fok is widely recognized as one of the top Economics tutors in Singapore. In 2008, The Sunday Times named him as one of the five most sought-after tutors in the country. Parents value his ability to produce excellent results, with many making great efforts to enroll their children in his classes. Dr Fok's teaching philosophy goes beyond simply imparting Economics knowledge; he motivates his students to develop a love for the subject, instills values and life lessons that are valuable beyond graduation, and acts as a friend and mentor to his students. He is dedicated to producing excellent results as long as students work hard with him.

How does Dr. Anthony Fok keep his students motivated?

Most JC students are already self-motivated, recognizing the high stakes and the need for extra effort to secure distinctions for top local and overseas universities. However, Dr Fok keeps in touch with his students regularly, messaging them on a personal level as a friend, and offering support and encouragement, particularly during exam periods.

Does Dr. Anthony Fok teach H3/IB Economics?

No, Dr Fok specializes only in teaching A-level Economics for H1 and H2 students.

Does Dr. Anthony Fok provide one-on-one tuition?

Is group tuition considered less effective? No, Dr Fok's schedule is fully booked for group tuition at his three locations in Bishan, Bukit Timah, and Tampines. He believes that interactive group discussions provide students with a better and deeper understanding of the subject content. Unlike home tutors who may lack relevant teaching experience and structured lesson materials, Dr Fok has detailed lesson plans in place to optimize lesson delivery.

Is Dr Fok the only teacher?

Yes, Dr Anthony Fok is the sole teacher who conducts economics tuition lessons. He ensures that all lessons are delivered live and maintains a high standard of lesson delivery.

What happens if Dr Fok is unable to conduct lessons (e.g., reservist or sick)?

In the event that Dr Fok is unable to conduct lessons due to unexpected circumstances such as reservist or sickness, there will be no replacement teacher. The lesson will be cancelled, and a replacement class will be arranged.

Does Dr Fok offer a trial class?

Due to limited vacancies, JCEconomics.com is currently unable to offer a trial lesson. However, if students do not find the lessons beneficial, they are free to withdraw from the classes at the end of four lessons.

Does Dr Fok have a waiting list for students?

As popular time slots for JC2 Economics classes usually fill up quickly, interested students may be placed on a waiting list.

Can students ask questions in class?

Yes, Dr Fok actively encourages students to ask questions during class and will arrange for ad-hoc consultations if required. He also provides his personal mobile number upon registration, so students can text him for help in economics even outside tuition hours.

What is Dr Fok’s record of success?

Every year, JCEconomics.com lists the names of students who have achieved distinctions under Dr Fok's guidance. He teaches a diverse range of students from different backgrounds, including those from non-branded schools, and is committed to helping them achieve academic excellence.

Are all the testimonials on the website from Dr Fok's former students?

Yes, all the testimonials listed on the JCEconomics.com website are from Dr Fok's former economics tuition students.

Can Dr Fok predict what questions will appear on this year's A-level Economics exam?

Dr Fok stresses the importance of comprehensive revision during his tuition classes and does not encourage students to rely solely on predicting exam questions. As an author of ten-year-series answers, he is knowledgeable about past examination questions and can advise students on the frequency of certain types of questions. Dr Fok also keeps up to date with the latest exam trends and updates his notes accordingly. However, he believes that there is no guarantee of what will appear on the exam and that students should not rely on predicting questions alone to achieve success.

Can Dr Fok guarantee students a distinction?

Dr Fok does not guarantee distinctions. He believes that academic success is a result of hard work and proper guidance. Dr Fok emphasizes the importance of students putting in effort and working closely with him to achieve their academic goals.

Does Dr Fok offer essay marking services?

Yes, Dr Fok offers personal marking services for any extra essays that students may wish to write. He provides written feedback to help students improve their work and develop the necessary skills for the A-level Economics exam.

Are Dr Fok's books the same as the notes provided during his tuition classes?

No, the books are not a duplication of the notes provided during Dr Fok's tuition classes. Instead, they are designed to cater to specific skill sets that students may need to improve on, such as writing evaluation points, drawing diagrams, or scoring well on essays and case studies. Dr Fok encourages students to purchase his books to supplement their learning and address their weaknesses.

How can Dr. Anthony Fok's books aid in exam preparation?

Dr. Anthony Fok's Economics books are a valuable resource for students preparing for the GCE 'A' level examination. These books offer comprehensive coverage of various topics and skills required for the exam, including diagram-drawing, evaluation points, essay and case study writing. These books are designed to cater to specific weaknesses or skill sets that students may need to improve on. By purchasing these books, students can enhance their learning and practice exam-style questions, thus preparing them better for the A-level Economics exam.

Is it possible to purchase Dr. Anthony Fok's Economics notes instead of attending tuition lessons?

No, Dr Fok's notes are not for sale. The delivery of his lessons is unique and effective, and students benefit from his teaching style and direct interaction with him to clarify their doubts or questions. By attending his tuition lessons, students can maximize their learning and improve their understanding of Economics concepts and exam techniques.

What distinguishes Dr. Anthony Fok's tuition lessons from others?

The value-added benefits of Dr. Anthony Fok's tuition lessons can be seen through the testimonials of his former students. His teaching style goes beyond imparting knowledge of Economics to include values and life lessons, motivating students to love the subject, and acting as a mentor and friend. He emphasizes the importance of hard work and proper guidance, and his lessons are structured and interactive, providing students with a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

What additional services are offered by Dr. Anthony Fok?

Dr. Anthony Fok provides several value-added services to his students, such as staying behind after class to clarify doubts, texting or contacting him through WhatsApp after tuition hours, booking ad-hoc appointments for personal consultations, and requesting additional notes or revision packages that include model essays and key concepts to revise.

How can Dr. Anthony Fok assist students who are struggling with Economics?

For students who struggle with case studies or require more exposure to real-world context or examples, Dr. Anthony Fok has crafted special notes that provide evaluation and analysis points required for high marks. His notes also summarize the essential knowledge required to write well, including the Singapore context, developed countries such as the USA and Japan, and developing countries like Vietnam, Brazil, China, and India.

How can Dr. Anthony Fok help students who have weak foundations in JC1?

For students who have weak foundations in JC1, Dr. Anthony Fok provides new students with previous lesson materials to help them catch up. JC2 students with weaker foundations may also benefit from joining JC1 classes to catch up on foundational topics. Additionally, during the first lesson, Dr. Anthony Fok will personally guide new students on how to study Economics, providing them with the necessary tools to succeed.

Does Dr Anthony Fok offer crash courses for JC2 students who need last-minute help?

No, Dr Fok doesn't provide crash courses for JC2 students. Instead, he conducts intensive revision programs in December to help JC1 students catch up on their foundational knowledge.

Does Dr Anthony Fok conduct extra classes during the June or December holidays?

Yes, Dr Fok does offer additional classes during the June and December holidays. Interested students can refer to the “Intensive Revision Programme” and “Case Study Workshop” links on his website.

Is it possible to join Dr Anthony Fok's lessons at any point in time?

Yes, it is never too late to start attending Dr Fok's lessons as long as the student is willing to put in the necessary effort. Some students have joined his classes just three months before the A-level exams and still achieved As in Economics. Testimonials from his former students support this claim.

Is 1.5 hours of curriculum time per week sufficient?

Yes, 1.5 hours of curriculum time per week is enough to cover the syllabus completely. Dr Fok's students have achieved distinctions with this amount of time. The quality of the lessons is more important than the duration.

Which schools do Dr Anthony Fok's students come from?

Dr Fok's tuition students come from various colleges in Singapore, and he also teaches private candidates who will take the GCE 'A' level exam.

If a student misses their scheduled lesson, can they attend a makeup lesson?

Yes, students who miss their scheduled lesson can attend makeup lessons within the same week by joining other classes. All classes are repeated from Friday to Sunday of the same week.

What is the class size for Dr Anthony Fok's lessons?

The actual class size may vary due to students attending makeup lessons. However, Dr Fok's classes are generally large because he is a highly sought-after economics tutor who delivers quality lessons and engages his students effectively. The class size does not affect the quality of his teaching.

JCEconomics.com

Is it necessary to have Economics tuition?

Singapore is a country where parents invest heavily in tuition for their children. Many believe that tuition is essential for achieving academic success. However, Dr Anthony Fok sees tuition as a complement to a student's education, rather than a necessity. The role of tuition is to fill in knowledge gaps that may exist.

What distinguishes H1 Economics from H2 Economics?

Although H1 and H2 students will be in the same class, there is a difference in the examination format. H1 students are required to answer two case study questions, while H2 students must answer two case study questions and three out of six essay questions. H2 students must also attend extra classes during the June holidays, August, and September, which are not required for H1 students.

Are ten-year-series guides still helpful for students?

Ten-year-series guides (TYS) are annual publications that include all of the past ten years' GCE 'O' and 'A' level exam questions. TYS has been used in schools for over 40 years, as it is believed to demonstrate patterns in the types of questions asked over the years. However, students should not rely solely on TYS for exam preparation. Dr Anthony Fok has written a series of Economics guide books that cover evaluation points, diagrams, summary notes, and model essays, which are useful supplements to TYS.

Why is Economics considered a difficult subject?

The GCE 'A' level Economics exam emphasizes higher-order thinking skills such as Application, Analysis, Synthesis, and Evaluation. Students are required to explain current economic events using relevant economic principles, integrate different topics to create a coherent argument, and evaluate the effectiveness and limitations of economic policies. To succeed in Economics, students must keep up with current events and apply economic concepts in the right context.

Terms & Conditions

    • Prior to the start of each month, students must pay their fees to confirm their seat in the class

 

    • All fees paid for classes are non-refundable.

 

    • New students joining the Centre at any time during the academic year are required to pay a one-time fee of $120 for materials. This fee covers basic materials and will be distributed according to the Centre’s schedule. Materials will not be distributed in advance.

 

    • In case of absence, students must attend a different class within the same academic week.

 

    • If a student cannot arrange a replacement class, they may request a recorded video lesson.

 

    • The Centre has the right to refuse entry to any student exhibiting or suspected to exhibit certain symptoms.

 

    • The Centre accepts no liability for any injury, loss or damage that may occur while providing its services.

 

    • The Centre is not responsible for any lost personal belongings on the premises.

 

    • The Centre has the right to remove any student displaying disruptive or inappropriate behavior that endangers others. The Centre may dismiss the student without refund if the behavior continues.

 

    • Classes falling on public holidays will be rescheduled to another date and time, with notification given at least two weeks in advance.

 

    • The Centre may use any photos, sounds, and videos recorded inside the Centre in its advertising and media platforms.

 

    • All learning materials are copyrighted and for personal use only. Students cannot sell or redistribute them in any way. Recording during lessons is prohibited, and legal action will be taken against students who violate this policy.

 

    • The Centre reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time and will notify parents/guardians of any changes.

Contact Us

To sign up for the Economics tuition class, please send an SMS to 8251 3684 with the following details:

1. Child’s full name
2. School
3. Level
4. Selected time-slot and Branch

Bukit Timah
Shopping Centre

170 Upper Bukit Timah Road
#B2-01
Singapore 588179

​SMS/WhatsApp: 8251 3684

Bus Services: 67, 75, 170, 171, 173, 184, 852, 961 and 961

Nearest MRT: Beside Beauty World MRT Station

Tampines

Block 201E Tampines Street 23
#02-106
Singapore 527201

​SMS/WhatsApp: 8251 3684

Bishan

Block 513 Bishan Street 13
#01-500
Singapore 570513

​SMS/WhatsApp: 8251 3684