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HSC assessment grid for English Extension 2

This assessment grid indicates the internal assessment of English Extension 2. It shows the three required tasks and the weighting requirements for each of the assessment components.

Schools may choose the timing of the tasks to suit their particular needs, being mindful that the tasks and weightings for each of the assessment components in the course are mandatory.

English Extension 2 HSC assessment grid
Component Task 1 Task 2 Task 3 Weighting
  Viva Voce Report Draft version of the Major Work  
Objective 1
Skills in extensive independent investigation
5 10 10 25
Objective 2
Skills in sustained composition
5 5 15 25
Marks 10 15 25 50
    Suggested timing of internal assessment tasks:
  • Task 1 (Viva Voce) – early Term 1
  • Task 2 (Report) – early Term 2
  • Task 3 (Draft version of the Major Work) – late Term 2.
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