Understanding General Studies - Form 5 & 6 notes
General studies is a multidisciplinary academic field encompassing a wide range of subjects, including but not limited to science, mathematics, social studies and humanities. It provides a comprehensive education by integrating knowledge from various disciplines.
Students typically engage with topics such as Philosophy and religion, science and technology, life skills, contemporary issues, democratic practices and international affairs.
The goal of General studies is to cultivate a well-rounded understanding of the world, fostering critical thinking, analytical skills and a broad perspective. It serves as a foundation for a holistic education, equipping individuals with a diverse skill set and knowledge base to navigate complex challenges in both academic and real-world contexts.