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cover image of article Stage 6 Latin Extension: Amendment to examination specifications
Friday, 04 September 2015

Stage 6 Latin Extension: Amendment to examination specifications

BOSTES 27/15

Who needs to read this notice:
HSC co-ordinators
Head Teachers Languages
Latin teachers

The examination specifications for the Stage 6 Latin Extension have been amended to:

  • allow the use of dictionaries 
  • increase the working time from one hour and fifty minutes to two hours.

The reading time of ten minutes remains unchanged.

Implementation will commence for the 2016 HSC. The amended specifications are available to download from the HSC syllabus page of the BOSTES website.

For more information, contact:
Howard Jacobs
Inspector, Languages
(02) 9367 8152
Helen Bristow
Manager, Examining and Testing
(02) 9367 8095

cover image of article Delivery of 2015 HSC results
Friday, 04 September 2015

Delivery of 2015 HSC results

This year, HSC results will be delivered to students via email and text message from 6.00am on Wednesday 16 December 2015. Students will also be able to access their results at the same time via Students Online.

Please encourage your students to log into Students Online > My Details and check that their email addresses and mobile telephone numbers are correct. They should use their personal email address, rather than school email address, if they are not going to have access to their school account in December.

Students will be sent a Students Online Bulletin reminder before the end of term, which will also feature a personal message from BOSTES President, Tom Alegounarias. Please ask your students to look out for this.

During the examination period, your Presiding Officer will give all students a “Student Details Form” to take home. This will show the email address and mobile phone BOSTES has for them, and explain how to update them if needed.

Students who do not wish to receive their results by email or SMS can opt out via Students Online > My Details until 5pm on Tuesday 15 December. Further information can be found on Students Online > Results > Getting your results.

For more information, contact:
Students Online

1300 13 83 23

September 04, 2015
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