CBSE Class 10 – New Exam Assessment Pattern for Class 10 Board Exam 2017-18

CBSE Class 10- New Exam Assessment Pattern

CBSE 2018 Class 10- New Exam Pattern– CBSE has released new scheme of assessment for class 10 board exams for academic year 2017-18. Here are complete details and changes of the new CBSE 2018 Exam Pattern and Blueprint for all subjects.

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CBSE Class 10- New Exam System

As per CBSE Class 10- New Exam Assessment Pattern, CCE and term systems have been abolished. In place, a new single annual exam will be conducted by CBSE. The exam conducted by CBSE will have 80 marks. Rest 20 marks will be awarded by respective schools through internal assessment. Below are the complete details of the same.

The present dual scheme for class 10, Scheme-I and Scheme-II, will be discontinued from the next academic session 2017-18 and onwards.

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CBSE Class 10 New Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme 

Total 100 marks
(Syllabus for assessment will be only Class-X)
Subjects80 Marks
(Board Examination)Student has to secure
33% marks out of 80
marks in each subject
20 Marks
(Internal Assessment)Student has to secure 33% marks out of overall 20 marks earmarked in each subject
Periodic Test
(10 Marks)
Notebook
Submission
(5 Marks)
Subject Enrichment
Activity
(5 Marks)
(i)(ii)(iii)
Language 1Board will conduct Class-X Examination for 80 marks in each subject covering 100% syllabus of the subject of Class-X only.Marks and Grades both will be awarded for Individual subjects.9-point grading will be same as followed by the Board in Class XII.Periodic
written Test,
restricted to
three in each
subject in an
Academic
Year. Average of the best two tests to be taken for
final marks
submission
This will cover:Regularity
Assignment
CompletionNeatness &
upkeep of
notebook
Speaking and listening skills
Language 2Speaking and listening skills
SciencePractical Lab work
MathematicsMath Lab Practical
Social ScienceMap Work and Project Work
6th Additional SubjectScheme of studies for 6th additional subject is detailed in Annexure – I.Note: In case student opts a language as 6th additional subject the modalities defined for Languages 1 and 2 shall be followed.

 

CBSE New Exam Pattern – Periodic Test (10 marks)

The schools will conduct three periodic written tests in an academic year. The average of the best two periodic tests will be considered. The schools can conduct these exams any time they want. Three tests may be held as one being mid-term test and other two being pre mid and post mid-term. Each can cover portion of syllabus.

CBSE New Exam Pattern – Notebook Submission (5 marks):

Notebook submission is aimed at improving students’ ability to prepare notes in the classroom as well as assignments. The critical aspects here are regularity, punctuality, neatness and notebook upkeep.

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CBSE New Exam Pattern – Subject Enrichment Activities (5 marks):

These subject enrichment activities are subject specific activities. These activities are aimed at the understanding and skill development. These activities are to be recorded by the respective subject teachers.

Languages: Aim to equip students to develop effective speaking and listening skills.

Mathematics: The laboratory activities and projects will be given in the prescribed CBSE/NCERT books

Science: The practical works/ activities will be prescribed by the CBSE in the curriculum.

Social Science: Map and project work will be prescribed by the CBSE in the curriculum.

CBSE New Exam Pattern – Third Language 

Students who registered for a third language as the seventh subject along with additional vocational subject in class 9 in 2016-17 academic year, will have to appear for seven subjects in the class 10 board exams in 2017-18 academic year.

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Co-Scholastic Activities: CBSE New Exam Scheme

Schools should promote co-curricular activities for the holistic development of the student. These activities will be graded on a 5-point grading scale (A to E) and will have no descriptive indicators. No upscaling of grades will be done.

ActivityTo be graded on a 5-point scale
(A-E) in school
Areas and Objectives(as prescribed in the Scheme of Studies for Subjects of Internal Assessment)
Work Education or Pre-Vocational EducationBy the concerned
Teacher
Work education is a distinct curricular area for
students for participation in social, economic and welfare activities. Student gets a sense of
community service and develops self-reliance.(for Pre-Vocational Education as per Scheme of Studies)
Art EducationBy the VA/PA or
the concerned
teacher
Art Education constitutes an important area of
curricular activity for development of wholesome personality of the students. Students will select one or more forms of creative arts.
Health & Physical
Education
(Sports / Martial
Arts / Yoga / NCC
etc.)
By the PE TeacherHealth & Physical Activity preferably sports must be given a regular period. Students should be provided opportunities to get professionally trained in the area of their interest. Indigenous sports, yoga and
NCC must be encouraged in the schools creating a sense of physical fitness, discipline, sportsmanship, patriotism, self-sacrifice and health care.

 

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Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Behaviour, Values):

Train altogether impacts vocation forming and it builds character. Truthfulness, great conduct and qualities create quality and cultivate solidarity and co-operation. Thus the component of discipline has been presented. Class educator will be in charge of reviewing the students on a Five-point scale (A to E).

The inside evaluation including 20 marks (10+5+5) involves objectivity and an organized approach. For an all holistic assessment, the educators are relied upon to make it an effective tool.

Documentation:

Records relating to the interior appraisal of the students done by the schools will be kept up for a time of three months from the date of verification of result for discretion of the Board. Subjudiced cases, assuming any or those including RTI/Grievances may however be held past three months.

CBSE New Exam Pattern for Class 6 to 9 in the CBSE affiliated schools:

The CBSE affiliated schools, for the purpose of uniformity in class 6 to 9 may replicate the same assessment model as described above for Class 10 for Academic Year 2017-18.

Additional Subjects:

Total 100 Marks(Syllabus for assessment will be only Class 10)
SubjectBoard ExaminationInternal Assessment
Student has to secure 33% marks out of marks earmarked in each
subject covering 100% syllabus of
the subject.
Student has to secure 33%
marks out of the marks
earmarked in each subject.
LanguageModalities defined as in case of Languages 1 and 2 are to be
followed
Home ScienceBoard Class 10 Examination for 75
marks.
Practical Examination 25
Marks
FIT/ICTBoard Class 10 Examination for 40
marks.
Practical Examination 60
Marks
Elements of BusinessBoard Class 10 Examination for 100
marks.
N/A
Elements of Book-
keeping and
Accountancy
Board Class 10 Examination for 100
marks.
N/A
e-publishing & e-
office English or Hindi
Board Class 10 Examination for 30
marks.
Practical Examination 70
Marks
PaintingBoard Class 10 Examination for 100
marks.
N/A
Carnatic MusicBoard Class 10 Examination for 25
marks.
Practical Examination 75
Marks
Hindustani MusicBoard Class 10 Examination for 25
marks.
Practical Examination 75
Marks
NCCBoard Class 10 Examination for 70
marks.
Annual Training Camp 30
Marks

 

CBSE Class 10 Syllabus 2017-18 pdf

Note:

  • Student opting for a language, as the 6th additional subject will be following the modalities defined as in case of Languages 1 and 2 in the main circular.
  • Practical examination in Hindustani Music (75 marks), Carnatic Music (75 marks), Home Science (25 marks), FIT/ICT (60 marks), e-publishing & e-office English or Hindi – as one of the optional under Commerce (70 marks), will be conducted by the schools and marks will be reported to the Board.

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129 COMMENTS

  1. This very hard to study whole book of 6 subject of 11 book dengorus pattern how I can prepare for exam please help anyone hard

  2. Why the CGPA has gone it’s very hard pattern! When CGPA was there that time the syllabus was half ‘But know it has gone from this year then there is full syllabus for us.We are not computer that we can store every things in our mind /Can’t you understand (LoL)😠😠😠😠

  3. Is it necessary to score 33% out of 20 marks? And if marks is below 33% out of 20 then i will fail in that subject? Plz answer…

  4. you people saying great, good pattern but it sucks here! it’s a good pattern, soon you will see the results… then you people say ‘oh… wow great pattern’ lol.!!!
    that’s we are above 60 in world education system. one day you people see me as education setter

  5. Students are in great pressure due to new pattern of exam as every thing gets mixed up n they are confuesd no of subjects in 8 class r 8 with gk computer sanskrit as extra they hve stopped playing

  6. I want to know that.is this rule be applied for class x students of 2016-17 students..i mean in 2017 the who came from class 9th they have to also give exam with 100% syllabus.

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