External assessment of academic achievements of students in Grade 12 (hereinafter – External examination) Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools of PhM Astana, Taldykorgan, Kokshetau, Semey and ChB Ust-Kamenogorsk in 2012-2013 school year will be held in 4 subjects:
1. Mathematics - download
2. Physics - download
3. Chemistry - download
4. Biology - download
The questions of External examination are based on the educational programme of 2010, developed by Kazakhstani scientists and educators.
Consultants of the University of Cambridge International Examination developed exam questions.
External examination will be conducted in the language of instruction (Kazakh or Russian).
Outcomes of the External examination do not influence the final grade in the subjects indicated above, but they inform further teaching in order to improve the results on the final attestation in the subjects.
Expected time for the External examination is April 2013.
Students will take one subject per day. Schedule of the External examination on the subjects will be published later.
To complete an answer sheet of the external examination the students will need: a blue or black pen, a pencil, an eraser.
Types of questions:
• multiple-choice questions;
• open-ended questions, requiring a short or expanded answer