Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards news
Who needs to read this notice:
Head Teachers Technology
Textiles and Design Teachers
Amended examination specifications for Stage 6 Textiles and Design will be implemented from the 2017 HSC.
The amendments are:
- Section II will consist of 24 marks (instead of 25 marks) and each of the three questions will be worth 8 marks. The questions will be based on the three Areas of Study:
- Properties and Performance of Textiles
- Australian Textile, Clothing, Footwear and Allied Industries.
- Section III will consist of 16 marks (instead of 15 marks) and each of the two questions will be worth 8 marks. One question will be based on the Area of Study: Design, and one based on the Area of Study: Properties and Performance of Textiles. Candidates will be required to answer BOTH questions.
For more information, contact:
Manager, Examining and Testing
(02) 9367 8233