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					Examinations for Mid-Year and Trials
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    Examinations follow all Board of Studies requirements and contain instructions, mapping
    grids, marking guidelines and sample answers.
    Mid-Year and Trial examinations are distributed by email. Examinations are subject to the
    following embargo periods: Mid-Year exams – Monday 7 March to Friday 8 April 2011;
                                                                                                                                                  QATS
    Trial exams – Monday 18 July to Friday 2 September 2011.                                                                                  Quality Assessment Tasks


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   QAT examinations are designed to be modified/edited as required and as permitted by
    the early release dates.
   Past exam papers are also available for student revision and practice.
                                                                                                    Both the examinations and
                                                                                                    the internal assessment tasks:
Internal Quality Assessment Tasks
   Each internal Assessment Task directly relates to specific course requirements (including
    outcomes, components and task types). Each task is largely self-contained for immediate
    use with students.
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                                                                                                         are delivered by email
                                                                                                         allow for electronic
                                                                                                         editing and modifying
                                                                                                                                               Chemistry
   Clear instructions, source material and questions together with solutions for marking                (for examinations)
    the task are provided.
                                                                                                        are reliable, accurate and reflect
   Tasks are distributed by email.
                                                                                                         all current course requirements




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Writing Panels                                                                                          contain structures that                 Mid-Year Examination
   Both the internal assessment tasks and examinations are prepared by panels of practising
                      assessment tasks and examinations are prepared by panels of practising
                                                                                                         reflect desired outcomes
    teachers who are highly qualified and experienced in the setting and marking of
                             qualified and experienced in the setting and marking of                     and marking bands                       Trial Examination
    examinations. Assessment tasks and examinations undergo an extensive review and
                               tasks and examinations undergo an extensive review and
    evaluation process before being published. Principal exam writer: Bronwen Hegarty
                                                                                                        are huge time-savers                  Internal Assessment Tasks
                              being published.
    B.Sc., Dip.Ed.                                                                                      are high quality products
   Subjects available. Examinations and internal tasks are available in the following areas:
   Subjects available. Examinations and internal tasks are available in the following areas:
    n Biology                                                                                           have sample answers and clear
    n   Biology Studies
    n   Business                                                                                         marking guidelines.
        Business Studies




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        Chemistry
        Economics                                                                                   QATs are an initiative of
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        English*
        Legal Studies
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        Legal Studies
        Mathematics*
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        Mathematics* I*
        Maths Extension
        Maths Extension I*
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    n   General Maths*
        General History
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    n   Modern History                                                                                  Mid-Year
    n   Physics
    n   Physics
                                                                          Freecall 1800 445 963         Available week beginning
    n   PDHPE
    n   PDHPEScience                                                      Freefax 1800 445 843          7 March 2011
    n   Senior
    n   Senior Science
        * No internal tasks available                                     Web www.qats.com.au           Trial
                                                                                                        Available week beginning
        * No internal tasks available                                     Email admin@qats.com.au
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                                                                                                        Note: Embargo period applies              Assessment Needs
                                              Quality Assessment Tasks
  QATS                            HSC Chemistry                                                                                        QATS                                      HSC Chemistry 2011
                                  INTERNAL ASSESSMENT TASKS*
Quality Assessment Tasks            A selection of revision and examination tasks
                                                                                                                                     Quality Assessment Tasks                    EXAMINATIONS
  Item    Code     Outcomes                               Components / Tasks                                Price      Order (3)
                                                                                                                                                                  All exams are self-contained with comprehensive questions,
    1 CHEM1C       H1, H3, H4, H5, H6, H7, H8,            Production of Materials.                          $18.75
      Ser2**       H12, H13, H14, H15, H16.               Analysis and interpretation of data.                                                                      marking guidelines, mapping grids and sample answers.
    2    CHEM1D    H3-4, H6-11, H13                       Production of materials.                          $18.75
         Ser3***                                          Topic Test: Multiple choice and short-answers.                             Item     Code                 Examinations                                                                                         Price       Order (3)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Purchase both a 2011
                                                                                                                                      2011 EXAMINATION                                                                               Mid-Year and Trial Exam
    3    CHEM1E    H3-4, H6-11, H13                       Production of materials.                          $18.75                                                                                                                   and receive 10% discount
         Ser3                                             Analysis of first hand investigation.                                       13      MIDCHEM11A           MID-YEAr EXAM. Core only. (Exam time 2 hours.)                                                       $75
                                                                                                                                      14.1    TRCHEM11A            TrIAL EXAM. Core only. (Modules 1, 2, 3) (2.25 hour paper.)                                          $110
    4 CHEM2D       H1, H6-11, H13                         Acidic Environment.                               $18.75
      Ser3                                                Topic Test: Multiple choice and short-answers.                              14.2    TRCHEM11B            TrIAL EXAM. Core (Modules 1, 2 and 3) plus options: Industrial Chemistry;                            $125
                                                                                                                                                                   Shipwrecks, Corrosion and Conservation; Forensic Chemistry. (3 hour paper.)
    5    CHEM2E    H8, H10, H11, H13                      Acidic Environment.                               $18.75
         Ser3                                             Analysis of first hand investigation.
                                                                                                                                      PrEVIOUS PAPErS AVAILABLE (2009–2010)
    6 CHEM3C       H4, H13, H14, H16.                     Chemical Monitoring and Management.               $18.75                    15      MIDCHEM09            2.25 hour HSC paper. Modules 1 & 2 plus option (Shipwrecks).                                         $40
      Ser2                                                Analysis and interpretation of data.
                                                                                                                                      16      TRCHEM09             3 hour HSC paper. Core plus options.                                                                 $45
    7    CHEM3D    H4, H7-8, H10, H13-14                  Chemical Monitoring and Management.               $18.75
         Ser3                                             Topic Test: Multiple choice and short-answers.                              17      MIDCHEM10            2 hour HSC paper. Core.                                                                              $45

    8    CHEM3E    H8, H10-11, H13-14                     Chemical Monitoring and Management.               $18.75                    18      TRCHEM10A            2.25 hour HSC paper. Core.                                                                           $50
         Ser3                                             Analysis of first hand investigation.
                                                                                                                                      19      TRCHEM10B            3 hour HSC paper. Core plus options.                                                                 $55
    9    CHEM4C    H1, H4, H7-10, H13                     Industrial Chemistry.                             $18.75
         Ser3                                             Topic Test: Short-answers.                                                                                                                       Transfer total to order form.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Prices include GST. SUBTOTAL B $
                                                                                                                                      NOTE: Examination QATs can be edited and
   10 CHEM5C       H4, H7-8, H13-14                       Option: Shipwrecks, Corrosion and Conservation. $18.75
                                                                                                                                      customised to suit the particular needs of
      Ser3                                                Topic Test: Short-answers.
                                                                                                                                      students and schools.
   11 CHEM7A       H1, H3-4, H6, H9, H13-14               Option: Forensic Chemistry.                       $18.75
      Ser3                                                Topic Test: Short-answers.                                                                                                                    Order form / Tax invoice                                     ABN 54232369681
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   12 CHEM7B       H9, H11, H13                           Option: Forensic Chemistry.                       $18.75                    All QATs are distributed by email – efficiently
      Ser3                                                Topic Test: Short-answers                                                   and rapidly. No post and handling charges are                     Name:
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