1) HKDSE Revised Timetable for Category A Written Examinations
In light of the latest situation of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, the HKEAA announced on 21 March 2020 that the start of the written examinations of the HKDSE Category A subjects will be postponed until 24 April 2020 and the speaking examinations of both Chinese and English Language subjects will not take place. Due to the above rescheduling of written and practical examinations, the release of the 2020 HKDSE results will tentatively be deferred to late July 2020. The revised examination timetable is given in Annex 1 and can also be downloaded from the HKEAA website.
2) Revised assessment frameworks for Chinese Language and English Language
Due to the cancellation of the speaking examinations, the relevant assessment frameworks for Chinese Language and English Language have been revised, with the weighting of the remaining papers adjusted according to the assessment structure of the subject. The revised Assessment Frameworks for 2020 HKDSE Chinese Language and English Language are given in Annexes 2A and 2B and are also available for viewing on the HKEAA website.
3) Collection of revised admission forms
The HKEAA will re-print all admission forms. School will inform students to come back to collect the admission forms later.