Academic & Examination Board

ACADEMIC BOARD
The Academic Board is responsible for the development and review of policies and procedures covering all academic areas. Tasked with the maintenance of the high academic standards set here in Furen International School, the Academic Board has the important task of being fully involved in all important academic decisions and constantly finding ways to improve on our outstanding academic excellence.

Functions

  1. The development of policies covering all academic areas.
  2. The formulation and review of academic aspects in the Institute’s strategic plan.
  3. Providing guidance concerning academic aspects of the conditions of appointment and employment of academic staff.
  4. The maintenance of academic standards.
  5. Conduct quality reviews of policies and facilities.

Board Composition
Koh Boon Long – Chairman
Degree of Master of Education, NTU

Tin Lin – Member
Master of Engineering Science, University of Melbourne, Australia

Bey Mei Hwei (Amy) – Member
Affiliate of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Chan May Yin, Liz – Member
Doctor of Philosophy, The Open University, UK

Yap Wah Choo – Member
Master of Education, University of Pittsburgh, USA

The members of the board will serve with effect from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.


EXAMINATION BOARD
The main role of the Examination Board is to develop and implement sound examination and assessment procedures to ensure the highest academic standards and fairness. These include the conduct of examinations, security of examination papers, duties of invigilators and markers, moderation of marks and handling of student appeals.

Functions

  1. The providence of guidelines for the conduct of all internal examinations.
  2. The planning of examination calendar.
  3. The planning of setter lists for all internal examinations.
  4. The designing of system for the release of all results.
  5. The handling of all appeal cases with regards to internal examination results.
  6. The designing of a system for all assessment modes at Furen International School.

Board Composition
Koh Boon Long – Chairman
Degree of Master of Education, NTU

Tin Lin – Member
Master of Engineering Science, University of Melbourne, Australia

Bey Mei Hwei (Amy) – Member
Affiliate of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Chan May Yin, Liz – Member
Doctor of Philosophy, The Open University, UK

Yap Wah Choo – Member
Master of Education, University of Pittsburgh, USA

The members of the board will serve with effect from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.