An Institution dedicated to providing high quality teaching for A’ level students, Sakya offers a
range of A’ level subjects for its students.
It is one of the oldest subjects in the world. Economics is generally split into two types: macroeconomics and microeconomics. The subject deals with issues and factors that affect the economy of a group. It is a very popular subject in this day and age. As the world population grows, so does the need for economic management. Our experienced tutors will help your child understand the key points and factors of this subject and the importance of economics in the world.
The subject is based around the overall principles required to run a business. Modules within the subject include management, marketing, accounts and supply chain management to name a few. With the fast growing commercial sector globally, Business Studies is a vital subject for any student. At Sakya Institute students are given a firm grounding in the necessary concepts and more importantly, on how different sides of a business are linked for success.
Accounting is known as the practice of recording financial transactions for personal or commercial reasons. The subject is very important for businesses to help examine profit vs loss, revenue and other money related concerns. The subject will also teach children the importance of good financial management in their personal lives. Tutors strive to ensure children do not look at Accounting as mathematics but as a powerful management tool for their future.
English is the most common spoken language the world. It is a vital medium for the conducting of business or simply to build relations with the globe. Now more than ever, it is vital that a child has a good knowledge of English and can read, write and speak it fluently.
The analysis of political actions, legislations, laws, constitutions etc help shape the country and world we live in. No longer can it be considered an outside subject. A child does not have to take this subject simply because they want to follow it as a career path but also as an awareness of how their choices will shape their world. Political science is also a vital skill in business and it will help with discussions and conflict resolution.
Sinhala is one of the oldest languages in the world and accounts for the majority of the literacy of Sri Lanka. At Sakya Institute, we are committed to providing the proper education and fluency of Sinhala in our students to ensure the language is spoken and conducted in a manner respecting its age and significance.
Buddhism has played an important role in the history of Sri Lanka; it has helped shape the nation, its culture and practices. Our Tutors are committed to teaching students the importance of Buddhism in Sri Lankan arts and culture whilst promoting its principles of life.
The subject of logic deals with the principles and techniques of rational thinking. It is an important subject in helping to mould a young mind into making concise and clear decisions in their future professions.
Combined mathematics is made up of pure mathematics and applied mathematics. Both fields bring together the mathematical formulas and principles required for engineering, computing, science and business. Mathematics is playing a bigger role in the world thanks to breakthroughs in technology. It is a vital subject for any child to understand; hence we make sure our tutors take the time and patience to ensure students understand mathematics well.
Chemistry is a division of physical science, it deals with composition, structure, properties and change of matter. It is a vital avenue of education that helps students understand how the world around is created and of what it is created from. Tutors at Sakya Institute take great care in ensuring chemical theory and formulae are taught accurately so as to ensure pupils grasp the subject well.
Energy and matter are what drive the world, and the universe as a whole. Understanding how energy and matter are derived consumed and utilised is very important in the modern age. With the discovery of new energy sources and the efficient use of current sources, physics is playing a bigger role in today’s society.
Culture, society and ideals have been shaped through the advent of literature. The ability to read others’ thoughts, opinions and stories has helped shape some of the greatest minds the world has ever seen. English Literature teaching at Sakya focuses on core texts taught in school whilst ensuring that students appreciate the subject, thought or comparisons outlined in the books.
Biology can be classified as the study of organic matter, or in other words, life. It is a vital science in understanding how we are born and interact with the natural world around us. Biology is also a stepping stone to other fields such as medicine, engineering and biotechnology. At Sakya, students are given a good grasp of biology facts and principles.