Islamic Studies Paper 2, Private Candidates 2019

Weaknesses & Remedies


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:

- adequate preparations for the exams

- thorough reading of questions before they are answered

- mastery of Arabic Language

- conscious efforts by candidates to train for legible handwriting

- strict adherence to instructions.

- employment of qualified teachers to handle the subject

- provision of relevant recommended text books in schools and home