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.
- 1 CBSE Class 10- New Exam System
- 2 CBSE Class 10 New Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme
- 3 Co-Scholastic Activities: CBSE New Exam Scheme
- 4 Complete CBSE 2018 Class 6- 10 New Exam Pattern Information
- 5 Study from the best Class 10 teachers to get best marks
- 6 More related readings
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.
CBSE Class 10 New Exam Pattern & Marking Scheme
|Total 100 marks|
(Syllabus for assessment will be only Class-X)
(Board Examination)Student has to secure
33% marks out of 80
marks in each subject
(Internal Assessment)Student has to secure 33% marks out of overall 20 marks earmarked in each subject
|Language 1||Board 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|
three in each
subject in an
Year. Average of the best two tests to be taken for
|This will cover:Regularity|
|Speaking and listening skills|
|Language 2||Speaking and listening skills|
|Science||Practical Lab work|
|Mathematics||Math Lab Practical|
|Social Science||Map Work and Project Work|
|6th Additional Subject||Scheme 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)
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.
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.
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.
|Activity||To 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 Education||By the concerned|
|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 Education||By the VA/PA or|
|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|
(Sports / Martial
Arts / Yoga / NCC
|By the PE Teacher||Health & 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.
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.
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.
|Total 100 Marks(Syllabus for assessment will be only Class 10)|
|Subject||Board Examination||Internal Assessment|
|Student has to secure 33% marks out of marks earmarked in each|
subject covering 100% syllabus of
|Student has to secure 33%|
marks out of the marks
earmarked in each subject.
|Language||Modalities defined as in case of Languages 1 and 2 are to be|
|Home Science||Board Class 10 Examination for 75|
|Practical Examination 25|
|FIT/ICT||Board Class 10 Examination for 40|
|Practical Examination 60|
|Elements of Business||Board Class 10 Examination for 100|
|Elements of Book-|
|Board Class 10 Examination for 100|
|e-publishing & e-|
office English or Hindi
|Board Class 10 Examination for 30|
|Practical Examination 70|
|Painting||Board Class 10 Examination for 100|
|Carnatic Music||Board Class 10 Examination for 25|
|Practical Examination 75|
|Hindustani Music||Board Class 10 Examination for 25|
|Practical Examination 75|
|NCC||Board Class 10 Examination for 70|
|Annual Training Camp 30|
- 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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