The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is making plans to conduct the term-1 board examination for classes 10 and 12 in offline mode in November-December, mentioned information corporation PTI on Thursday. The assessments might be objective kind of 90-minute intervals each. They will begin from 11.30 am as opposed to 10.30 am, maintaining in view the winter season.
The board had earlier in July introduced a unique assessment scheme for class 10 and 12 board tests 2022 that covered bifurcating the educational session, keeping term end tests and rationalising the syllabus.
To keep away from lack of learning, the board has divided the topics into groups – minor and major.
CBSE is providing 114 topics for class 12 students and seventy five topics in class 10. If it conducts assessments for all topics of class 10 and class 12 at one go, it’ll take 40-45 days to complete.
“As important topics are provided through all of the affiliated faculties, tests of those subjects might be conducted through fixing date sheet as done in advance,” the circular read.
“Regarding minor topics, CBSE will make organization of colleges providing those topics, accordingly multiple paper might be carried out through CBSE in those schools on a day,” it added.
CBSE exam controller Sanyam Bhardwaj stated that when the term-1 examination, no student could be given a “pass” or “compartment” result.
“The results of term-1 examination might be declared withinside the form of marks scored. No student might be placed in the pass, compartment and important repeat categories after the primary time period. The very last results might be introduced after the primary and the second-term exam,” he stated.
“Practical assessments or inner assessment might be completed in schools earlier than the first-time period tests are over. The marks allocated will be 50% of the total marks and stated in the syllabus. The schools might be informed one at a time about the total scheme on the way to make the vital preparations,” he added.
Bhardwaj in addition stated the second-time period exam might be carried out in March-April, 2022 and whether or not it’ll be goal or subjective-kind will rely on the Covid state of affairs withinside the country.