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Archive - HSC

2015

Dec 11, 2015
Nominations closing for 2015 Brother John Taylor Memorial Prize
Dec 11, 2015
BOSTES services available over shut down period
Dec 04, 2015
HSC results released Wednesday 16 December
Dec 04, 2015
New Stage 6 Aboriginal Languages Content Endorsed Course syllabus and consultation report
Dec 04, 2015
Senior years syllabus review
Dec 04, 2015
Marking of 2016 HSC Music Extension performance examinations
Nov 27, 2015
Information sessions about studying at US universities
Nov 27, 2015
NSW shines at the Australian Training Awards
Nov 27, 2015
Indonesian researchers discuss curriculum and assessment with BOSTES
Nov 13, 2015
2016 HSC Practical and Performance examination dates now available
Nov 13, 2015
2015 Brother John Taylor Memorial Prize
Nov 09, 2015
New BOSTES HSC showcase: Shape 2015
Nov 09, 2015
Latest HSC showcase information
Nov 09, 2015
Reference Sheet for use in Mathematics, Mathematics Ext 1 and Mathematics Ext 2 HSC examinations
Nov 06, 2015
Additional consultation meetings for Senior Years English, Mathematics, Science and History
Nov 06, 2015
Reminder: 2016 HSC examination assessor applications closing
Nov 04, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Wednesday 4 November 2015
Nov 02, 2015
Technology and Engineering Education
Nov 02, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Monday 2 November 2015
Nov 02, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Tuesday 3 November 2015
Oct 30, 2015
Schools Online open for 2016 HSC student entries
Oct 30, 2015
2015 HSC Assessment Rank Order Notices
Oct 30, 2015
Consultation on Senior Years English, Mathematics, Science and History continues
Oct 30, 2015
Sydney Writers' Festival events
Oct 30, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Friday 30 October 2015
Oct 29, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Thursday 29 October 2015
Oct 28, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Wednesday 28 October 2015
Oct 27, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Tuesday 27 October 2015
Oct 26, 2015
MEDIA RELEASE: CHEMISTRY PROVES POPULAR AT NORTH SYDNEY GIRLS
Oct 26, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Monday 26 October 2015
Oct 23, 2015
Senior Years consultation underway
Oct 23, 2015
2016 HSC key dates now available
Oct 23, 2015
Stage 6 Board Endorsed VET courses for 2016
Oct 23, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Friday 23 October 2015
Oct 22, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Thursday 22 October 2015
Oct 21, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Wednesday 21 October 2015
Oct 20, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Tuesday 20 October 2015
Oct 19, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Monday 19 October 2015
Oct 16, 2015
Savannah College of Art and Design visits BOSTES
Oct 16, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Friday 16 October 2015
Oct 15, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Thursday 15 October 2015
Oct 14, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Wednesday 14 October 2015
Oct 13, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Tuesday 13 October 2015
Oct 12, 2015
Higher School Certificate Examinations Monday 12 October 2015
Oct 12, 2015
HSC 2015 Fact Sheet
Oct 12, 2015
MEDIA RELEASE: HSC EXAMS GET UNDERWAY
Oct 09, 2015
Stage 6 Drama Course Prescriptions, HSC 2015-2017
Oct 09, 2015
Revised Stage 6 Work and the Community Life Skills Syllabus
Oct 09, 2015
Consultation on Senior Years English, Mathematics, Science and History syllabuses
Oct 09, 2015
Results Analysis Package (RAP) automatic subscription
Oct 02, 2015
BOSTES President's update
Oct 02, 2015
Revised Stage 6 Languages Beginners Syllabuses: Advice on Programming and Assessment
Oct 02, 2015
Stage 6 Korean Beginners additional support materials
Oct 02, 2015
Development of new reference sheet for HSC Mathematics examinations from 2016
Oct 02, 2015
HSC Industrial Technology Supervisor of Marking vacancy for 2016
Sep 11, 2015
Stage 6 Latin Continuers - Amendment to examination specifications
Sep 11, 2015
Schools Online now open for Year 11 grades and Life Skills outcomes
Sep 11, 2015
HSC student feedback survey
Sep 04, 2015
Stage 6 Latin Extension: Amendment to examination specifications
Sep 04, 2015
Delivery of 2015 HSC results
Sep 04, 2015
2015 Brother John Taylor Memorial Prize
Aug 28, 2015
Reminder: HSC assessment marks, VET examination estimates and Life Skills outcomes due
Aug 21, 2015
US universities visiting Sydney to recruit students
Aug 21, 2015
Visual Arts practical marking development session - tickets now on sale
Aug 14, 2015
Reminder: 2016 HSC examination committee member applications close Monday 24 August
Aug 07, 2015
Schools Online open for 2015 HSC assessment and VET estimated marks and Life Skills outcomes
Aug 07, 2015
Textiles and Design Practical Marking Development sessions - tickets now on sale
Aug 07, 2015
Charles Sturt University HSC Online student survey
Aug 07, 2015
Reminder: Brother John Taylor Memorial Prize
Aug 03, 2015
Consultation on the Draft Aboriginal Languages Stage 6 Content Endorsed Course Syllabus
Jul 31, 2015
UPDATE - Advice for HSC written examinations
Jul 24, 2015
Reminder: Submission of HSC English Extension 2, Music and Society and Culture works
Jul 24, 2015
HSC Language oral examinations commence this week
Jul 17, 2015
English Studies - continuation of pilot
Jul 17, 2015
2016 HSC Examination Committee Member and Assessor applications open
Jul 10, 2015
Supporting students with special education needs
Jul 10, 2015
Advice for HSC written examinations
Jul 10, 2015
Preparing for HSC Drama performance examinations
Jul 10, 2015
Reminder: 2016 Chief Examiner applications close Monday 20 July
Jun 19, 2015
WriteOn 2015 launch
Jun 19, 2015
2015 HSC Study Guide - go online for more
Jun 19, 2015
Schools Online - HSC entries to be finalised
Jun 19, 2015
Brother John Taylor Memorial Prize nominations
Jun 19, 2015
Instructions for electronic submission and certification of HSC Major Works and Projects
Jun 19, 2015
HSC Heritage Languages Interview Sheet now in Schools Online
Jun 19, 2015
2016 HSC Chief Examiner applications
Jun 17, 2015
2015 HSC Study Guide published
Jun 15, 2015
HSC malpractice investigation
Jun 15, 2015
Business Services Syllabus including HSC content consultation
Jun 12, 2015
2015 HSC information regarding the certification of projects, submitted works and performances
Jun 12, 2015
Reminder to upload student photographs to schools online
Jun 05, 2015
2015 HSC Study Guide
Jun 05, 2015
Save the date: 2015 Drama, Music, Textiles and Design and Visual Arts practical marking sessions
Jun 05, 2015
Information sessions - studying in the USA
Jun 05, 2015
Consultation on the Business Service Syllabus starts 15 June
Jun 05, 2015
Industrial Technology HSC Showcase in Sydney
May 29, 2015
New Stage 6 Korean Beginners syllabus
May 29, 2015
2015 HSC Elective Survey now open
May 22, 2015
HSC language oral examination scheduling opens
May 22, 2015
Stage 6 English (ESL) and languages eligibility
May 22, 2015
Revised draft Stage 6 Life Skills Work and the Community syllabus - consultation ending
May 22, 2015
DesignTECH in Ulladulla
May 15, 2015
New performance band descriptions for Entertainment Industry
May 15, 2015
University of Chicago and Johns Hopkins University meet BOSTES President
May 15, 2015
Manuscript paper in HSC Music 2 examination
May 07, 2015
Personalised 2015 HSC Timetables now available
May 01, 2015
Selective high schools meet leading US academic
May 01, 2015
Sydney Writers' Festival
May 01, 2015
Provision of CD players for 2015 HSC Heritage Language Examinations
May 01, 2015
How to create a PDF of a Music submitted work
Apr 24, 2015
2015 HSC examination timetable update
Apr 24, 2015
Submission of 2015 HSC Drama Group Performance information
Apr 24, 2015
Updated advice for HSC students about examinations
Apr 24, 2015
Reminder: HSC marking Professional Learning Opportunities 2015
Apr 17, 2015
Specimen examination materials for Stage 6 Society and Culture
Apr 17, 2015
Music 2 and Music Extension HSC performance examinations - changes to scheduling
Apr 17, 2015
Revised draft Stage 6 Life Skills Work and the Community syllabus - consultation starts 20 April
Apr 17, 2015
Use of mobile telephones in HSC performance examinations
Apr 17, 2015
Closing date for the submission of student options for HSC practical and performance examinations
Mar 27, 2015
Revised format for 2015 HSC Visual Arts written examination
Mar 27, 2015
New/revised personalised examination materials for 2015 HSC examinations
Mar 27, 2015
Multiple-choice questions in HSC examinations
Mar 27, 2015
Reminder to schools to nominate a HSC Presiding Officer
Mar 27, 2015
US universities and sports scholarships information sessions
Mar 20, 2015
Deadline for principals to finalise 2015 HSC marking applications
Mar 16, 2015
Stage 5 and Preliminary course student work samples to be retained
Mar 16, 2015
2015 HSC languages oral examination timetable now available
Mar 16, 2015
HSC marking professional learning opportunities 2015
Mar 09, 2015
Amendments to examination rubrics for Stage 6 Languages Beginners courses
Mar 05, 2015
HSC Standards-setting Operation - Judge applications
Feb 27, 2015
Guidelines for the discontinuation of small candidature HSC courses
Feb 27, 2015
2015 HSC marking applications
Feb 27, 2015
Applications for new Board Endorsed VET courses for 2016
Feb 20, 2015
US Colleges and Universities meet with Minister Piccoli and BOSTES
Feb 20, 2015
HSC Supervisor of Marking position vacancies for 2015 and 2016
Feb 20, 2015
2015 submission requirements for HSC Music and English Extension 2 submitted works
Feb 06, 2015
2014 HSC Components Reports now available on Schools Online
Jan 30, 2015
Updated VET Framework performance band descriptions
Jan 30, 2015
Errata - Drama Stage 6 Course Prescriptions HSC 2015-2017
Jan 30, 2015
Students Online
Jan 30, 2015
Dance Stage 6 Course Prescriptions HSC 2015-2017 Core Appreciation clarification
Jan 19, 2015
2014 HSC examination papers now available, marking guidelines soon available
Jan 15, 2015
Minor amendment to examination specifications for Stage 6 Design and Technology
Jan 15, 2015
HSC Showcase Update