• Front View of
    ASTEC Owerrinta

    Adventist Secondary Technical
    College Owerrinta is located along
    Aba-Owerri Express Way
    Beside Naval School of
    Logistics and Finance.
    . . . . . . .
    You are Welcome.
  • Photo Flash
    Photo stand during the 2015
    ASTEC Graduation weekend
    from Left
    Elder D.O. Nwaejike,
    Prof. Godwin N.D. Aja, Babcock University
    Pastor Dr. K.C.K. Nwangwa, Principal
    Pastor J. Ubani, President, Aba East Conf.
    Elder J.E. Onyendi, VP, Academics.
  • Inside View
    on a Visiting Day

    Adventist Secondary Technical
    College Owerrinta has an organized
    event of activities of which
    every second sundays of very month
    has been scheduled for Parents to
    visit their ward(s).
  • ASTEC Foundation Schools
    Adventist Secondary Technical
    College Owerrinta run a registered
    Primary School Officially called
    ASTEC Foundation Schools
    which admit pupils from cradle
    to Primary 6
    with a high standard of learning.

ACADEMICS AT ADVENTIST SECONDARY TECHNICAL COLLEGE OWERRINTA

This School adheres to the Government approved academic programs for secondary school including all the subjects in the new senior school curriculum covering:
•       All the pure sciences
•       Applied Sciences/Vocational Subjects
•       Languages: English, French and Igbo
•       Arts
•       Commercial
•       Technical
•       Trade/Entrepreneurial subjects

 

SPECIFIC SCHOOL REQUIREMENTS

Students in S.S.1 are expected to offer at least 15 subjects, including French, History and Further Mathematics. 
Those in S.S.2 are expected to take not less than 12 subjects, including History and French up to the 3rd term.
Students in S.S.3 are advised to choose their best 9 subjects according to the SSCE Regulation.


IN JUNIOR SECONDARY OR UPPER BASIC SCHOOL
The students are taught the following subjects in preparation for the JSC/BEC Examination:
1.      English, comprising English Language and Literature in English
2.     Igbo, comprising Igbo Language and Literature
3.     French, comprising French Language, Oral French and Literature;They are also expected to offer Mathematics, Basic Science, Social Studies, Civic Education, Introductory Technology,  Physical and Health Education, Agricultural Science, Business Studies,  Christian Religious Knowledge, Home Economics, Fine Arts, Computer Science, Music

IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL 
The students are prepared for the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations conducted by the West African Examinations Council and the National Examinations Council which the students take at the end of the second three years of secondary education. The Senior Secondary School students are guided by the WAEC/NECO regulations concerning the choice and number of subjects for the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination as indicated below:


SENIOR SCHOOL CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION [SSCE]
REGULATIONS
For the award of the Senior School Certificate, candidates must enter and sit for a minimum of eight and a maximum of nine subjects. However, all candidates must compulsorily offer the following:

 

(a) COMPULSORY CROSS – CUTTING CORE SUBJECTS:
The compulsory cross–cutting core subjects are the first five (5) subjects. Every candidate must sit for all the subjects in this group.
The subjects are as follows:
1.      Civic Education
2.     Computer Studies/ICT
3.     English Language
4.     General Mathematics
5.     One (1) subject selected from the Trade/Entrepreneurship group of thirty four (34) subjects below.


(b) FIELDS OF STUDY/SPECIALIZATION:
The fields of study/specialization are groups of subjects which will lead candidates to their various intended courses of study/specialization at the tertiary level. Candidates are to choose only three (3) or four (4) subjects from a particular group. The groups which are four (4) in number are as follows:
(i)    SCIENCE AND MATHEMATICS : Agriculture, Biology,  Chemistry,  Further Mathematics,  Health Education,  Physical Education, Physics.
(ii)   BUSINESS STUDIES: Accounting, Commerce,  Insurance,  Office Practice,  Store Management
(iii)  HUMANITIES: Arabic,  Christian Religious Studies (CRS),  Economics, French,   Geography, Government, History, Islamic Studies,  Literature In English , Music,  Nigerian Lanuguages: (Edo, Efik, Hausa, Ibibio, Igbo and Yoruba), Visual Arts
(iv)   TECHNOLOGY: Auto-Mechanics,  Basic Electricity,  Building Construction,  Clothing And Textiles, Electronics,  Foods And Nutrition , General Metal Work, Home Management, Technical Drawing, Wood – Work


(c) TRADE/ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUBJECTS

The Trade/Entrepreneurship subjects are a group of new subjects under the five (5) compulsory cross-cutting core subjects from which candidates should choose one (1). They are as follows: Air Conditioning And Refrigeration, Animal Husbandry, Auto Body Repair And Spray Painting, Auto Electrical Work, Auto Mechanical Work, Auto Parts Merchandising, Block Laying, Brick Laying And Concrete Work, Book-Keeping, Carpentry And Joinery, Catering Craft Practice, Cosmetology, Data Processing, Dyeing And Bleaching, Electrical Installation And Maintenance Work, Fisheries, Furniture Making, Garment Making, GSM Maintenance, Leather Goods Manufacturing And Repair, Machine Wood-Working, Marketing, Mining, Painting And Decoration, Photography, Plumbing And Pipe Fitting, Printing Craft Practice, Radio, TV And Electrical Work, Salesmanship, Stenography, Store-Keeping, Textile Trade, Tourism, Upholstery, Welding And Fabrication, Engineering Craft Practice

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ACADEMICS SUBJECTS

 

JUNIOR SECONDARY

MATHEMATICS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
FRENCH LANGUAGE
IGBO LANGUAGE
CIVIC EDUCATION
SOCIAL STUDIES
COMPUTER STUDIES
AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
BUSINESS STUDIES
CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES
FINE ARTS
HOME ECONOMICS
INTEGRATED SCIENCE
INTRODUCTORY TECHNOLOGY

PHYSICAL & HEALTH EDUCATION

 

SENIOR SECONDARY

MATHEMATICS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE
AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
APPLIED ELECTRICITY
AUTO MECHANICS
BIOLOGY
CHEMISTRY
COMMERCE
COMPUTER STUDIES
CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS STUDIES
ECONOMICS
FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
FOOD & NUTRITION
FRENCH LANGUAGE
FURTHER MATHEMATICS
GEOGRAPHY
GOVERNMENT
HOME MANAGEMENT
IGBO LANGUAGE
LITERATURE-IN-ENGLISH
METAL WORKS
PHYSICAL & HEALTH EDUCATION
PHYSICS
TECHNICAL DRAWING

VISUAL ARTS

HISTORY