SAT Preparation Courses in Singapore

About SAT

SAT is the Scholastic Assessment Test, a standardised test conducted for assessing a high school student’s readiness for admission to different undergraduate courses in universities of the US. The exam is developed and designed by the College Board to test students for their aptitude in written, verbal and quantitative skills.

SAT exam is a crucial criterion to get admission into a university in the United States and is also required for entry to some courses in Singapore. Hence, it is important to enrol for SAT prep class to achieve a good score in the exam and confirm your seat in the desired university. There is no special requirement for SAT; anyone can take this exam by registering at the College Board.

If you are ready to start your SAT preparation, Gateway+ in Singapore can help you attain a good score through its prep courses for SAT. Our online course will provide you with a thorough understanding of the concepts that are important to ace the test. The entire course has been divided into different parts to get a better grasp of each section that is tested in the SAT exam.

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SAT Course Overview

This course begins with an overview of the format and components of the SAT. After completing the introductory lesson, you will have a better understanding of the skills and knowledge points that you’ll need to master for the test.

A diagnostic test is also provided to help you gauge your current performance and identify any specific areas of concern. We recommend that you take the diagnostic test before moving on to the subsequent courses.

This course is part of the free trial, so go ahead and sign up to get started!

Over 28 lessons and practice sets, this course will equip you with the necessary skills and techniques to help you score well in SAT Reading. You will begin with the fundamentals of reading comprehension and then move on to advanced topics such as tone, attitude, and rhetorical devices.

Practice passages will be provided to enable you to practise your skills and gain familiarity with each of the four SAT Reading passage types: Natural ScienceSocial ScienceHistory, and Literature.

With a total of 22 lessons and practice sets, this course will guide you through the skills and concepts that are tested in the SAT Writing and Language section. You will learn the essential principles of grammar and the effective methods for expressing ideas.

Each lesson is followed by a set of practice questions, allowing you to immediately reinforce and apply what you have learned.

Over the course of 30 lessons and practice sets, this course will cover the mathematical topics that are tested in the SAT Math sections, from problem-solving and algebra to geometrytrigonometry, and data interpretation, taking your preparation further.

After completing each lesson, you will be able to test your understanding through a set of practice questions.

Review the topics covered in the previous courses and then see how you fare in a full-length mock test!

Each of the four mock tests contains four sections, just like what you will find in an actual SAT: Reading, Writing and Language, Math (without calculator), and Math (with calculator).

You can attempt each test up to three times. If you feel unsure about any section or topic, feel free to return to the earlier courses to review the lessons before reattempting the tests.

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What You Can Expect

 

Over 80 lessons of online lectures

 

With over 10 hours of lessons, this course will guide you through the recommended techniques and strategies to help you with your preparation and score well in every section of the SAT.

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Interactive test modules

 

Put what you learn into practice with our interactive modules. You will have the opportunity to practise questions throughout and have multiple full-length mock tests at the end of the course.

Community support and live Q&A session

 

We have forums and community spaces where you can ask questions and interact with other learners. We also hold monthly Q&A sessions where you get to interact with a seasoned test preparation coach. 

Gateway+ offers coaching to students in Singapore to help them ace SAT and other standardised tests to get admission into the university of their choice. Besides our preparatory course for SAT, we also offer online courses for other exams including our ISAT prep course, UCAT prep course and other courses that are mandatory for entry into reputed educational institutions.

Insight+ SAT Group Class

For students sitting for their SAT on 1 October 2022. Sign up to register for our Group Class now!

Total class duration: 12 hours

Class Dates & Times (3 hours per lesson):
17 September 9am
18 September 9am
24 September 9am
25 September 9am

Cost: SGD600

What We'll Cover

Day 1 

Reading

  • Introduction to SAT Reading
  •  Strategies for SAT Reading
  • Practice: Social Science Passage
  • Practice: Natural Science Passage – Topics in US History 
  • Practice: US History Passage 

Day 3

Writing 

  • Punctuation
  • Redundancy and Wordiness
  • Word Choice and Set Phrases

Math

  • Ratios, Proportions, and
    Percentages
  • Speed and Rate
  • Triangles and Other Polygons
  • Circles
  • Solid Geometry
  • Trigonometry 

Day 2 

Writing

  •  Introduction to SAT Writing 
  • Pronouns
  • Subject–Verb Agreement
  • Verb Tenses
  • Modifiers 
  • Parallel Structures
  • Comparisons

Day 4 

Math

  • Exponents and Radicals
  • Functions and Equations
  • Linear Functions and Equations
  • Quadratic Functions and Equations
  • Exponential Functions and
    Equations
  • Other Functions and Equations
  • Inequalities
  • Statistical Measures
  • Sampling and Assignment

Frequently Asked Questions About SAT Preparation Courses in Singapore

The SAT exam is conducted up to five times a year in Singapore in March, May, August, October, and December. It is recommended to register early before the deadline and start the preparation. Sign up to start a 14-day free trial, or contact us for more details.

SAT test is conducted to evaluate a secondary school student’s preparation for college in Singapore or abroad, while providing universities one common basis to determine which candidate should be enrolled in the institution.

To register for the SAT test, create a free account at collegeboard.org and select a test date and test centre, and make the payment to complete the registration.
SAT scores are valid for five years.

SAT is administered up to five times a year, and the students can take the exam as many times as they want.