The Examination Board is a sub-committee of the Academic Board and is responsible for ensuring that academic standards are maintained through fair and rigorous assessment procedures in accordance with relevant rules, award regulations and requirements of accreditation and validation authorities.
THE EXAMINATION BOARD MEMBERS ARE:
- Mr. Loh Chee Yen, Raymond
- Mr. Kong Foo Wai, David
- Dr. Ang Chin-Siang, Austin
- Ms. Citra Darmawan
- Ms. Lee Soy Mei, Esther
- Mr. Mohd Razif Bin Ali
- Mr. Chua Zhao Wen, Gabriel
- Ms. Malgorzata Maria Kucmierczyk
Mr. Loh Chee Yen, Raymond
Mr. Raymond Loh Chee Yen is an experienced academia of over twelve years. He is the Academic Director and Chairperson of the Assessment Review Committee Board and Course Committee Meeting at TMC Academy. Besides taking on the above key appointments, he supports and teaches a range of subjects that includes Business Strategy, International Business, Research and Marketing modules at various levels; from diploma, degree to postgraduate levels. Mr. Loh holds a number of accreditations: Bachelor of Arts from National University of Singapore, Master of Science (International Marketing) from University of Strathclyde, Specialist Diploma in Applied Learning and Teaching from Republic Polytechnic and ACTA from Institute of Adult Learning. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D (Education) from Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
Mr. Kong Fook Wai, David
David Kong has more than 30 years of teaching / lecturing and corporate training experience. He was a former Lecturer at Temasek Polytechnic and has held various positions in public and private academies as an Associate Director, Deputy Director, Head of School, Head of Academics, Year Leader, Head of Section and (Regional) Training Manager.
David graduated with a Master’s Degree in Educational Studies (Sheffield), Bachelor of Science Degree (Buckingham Hons) in Computing with Business Studies and a certified WSQ ACTA (version 4.0) practitioner before being awarded a member of the Specialist Adult Educator or SAE (Faci) by the Institute of Adult Education or IAL Singapore. David is also a MOE registered Instructor and Sport SG NROC certified Coach.
Dr. Ang Chin-Siang, Austin
Dr. Ang Chin-Siang received both his bachelor degree in Human Development and Information Technology and PhD degree in Developmental Psychology from the Putra University Malaysia in 2010 and 2014, respectively. He is currently a senior lecturer in the School of Psychology at TMC Academy, Singapore where he teaches an array of psychology courses for diploma and degree students. He is also involved in supervising degree students in their dissertations. Prior to joining TMC Academy, he served as an Assistant Professor as well as the head of department for School of Psychology at UCSI University, Malaysia. His research interest includes well-being, emotional, and motivation. He has solid academic record with a proven commitment to working with individuals to understand the value of health and well-being, whilst assisting with supporting individuals with special needs or those that are disadvantaged.
Ms. Citra Darmawan
Ms. Lee Soy Mei, Esther
Ms. Esther Lee is the Head of the Hawthorn Language School. Prior to TMC Academy, she was the co-founder and Academic Director of TEG International College. She holds a Master of Arts in Education and a post graduate certificate in TEFL, Teaching English as a Foreign Language. Miss Esther Lee has been in the training field since 1973 and also holds an ACTA certificate (Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment) by WSQ.
Mr. Mohd Razif Bin Ali
Mr. Razif has obtained a Bachelor Degree in Computing (System Development) and has been in IT training for more than 29 years. His extensive courseware development experience commenced when he was the Principal of a Computer Training Centre where he also trained IT Lecturers on various software packages.
Since joining TMC in 1991, Mr. Razif has served as Assistant Course Director – IT and Senior Manager – Corporate ICT. He is currently the Principal Lecturer of the School of Engineering, Computing and Media where he is involved in teaching various IT and Mass Communication modules from Diploma to the Undergraduate level. He has been extensively involved in developing several courseware materials for new software packages in the market and conducting cross-training to prepare staff for these new packages.
Mr. Chua Zhao Wen, Gabriel
Mr. Chua Zhao Wen Gabriel is a teacher at TMC College. Mr Chua has taught in various schools under the Ministry of Education prior to joining TMC Academy in July 2015, where he teaches English and Humanities (Social Studies and Geography). His pedagogical approach involves learning through practical usage and presenting an array of perspectives so that students may practice critical thinking, thus becoming empowered to make informed decisions. Besides teaching academic subjects, he facilitates and encourages student bonding, character development, and personal growth for a more holistic education.
Mr. Chua completed his Bachelor of Arts (Geography) Degree, minoring in English Linguistics at the National University of Singapore before undergoing training at the National Institute of Education. He also worked in a Quality Management role in an MNC, facilitating ongoing ISO 9001:2008 certification.
Ms. Malgorzata Maria Kucmierczyk
Malgorzata was born in Poland and received her Master’s in Tourism and Leisure from University of Physical Education in Cracow. After graduation, she worked for different hospitality and tourism companies across Asia. She has held various positions within industry in both hospitality and education. She displays an excellent standard of teaching performance at undergraduate level.
Malgorzata joined TMC in 2015 as a lecturer in School of Hospitality and Tourism. Currently Malgorzata is a senior lecturer and she teaches various modules for diploma, higher diploma and degree courses. Her main teaching activities cover subjects such as Event Management, Tourism Planning and Development, Research Project and Professional Consultancy. Her interests lie in sustainable tourism, innovation and leading service quality.