Islamic Studies Paper 2 WASSCE (PC), 2018

Candidates’ Weaknesses

Candidates displayed the following weakness in this examination:

  • misinterpretation of questions
  • lack of Arabic Language background
  • inadequate preparation and responses
  • irrelevant answers to the questions


To address the observed weaknesses, the following remedies were recommended:

  1. adequate preparations for the exams
  2.  thorough reading of questions before they are answered
  3.  mastery of Arabic Language
  4. conscious efforts by candidates to train for legible handwriting
  5. strict adherence to instructions.
  6. employment of qualified teachers to handle the subject
  7. provision of relevant recommended text books in schools and home