Programming and assessment
Past HSC papers from NESA
Advice for students
HSC examinations in Beginners language courses – advice for students (DOCX 86KB) – generic advice to support students of the Beginners course to prepare for the oral and written HSC examinations.
Sample speaking questions
Practice speaking questions (DOCX 73KB), by topic.
Sample listening and reading activities
These sample listening and reading resources are designed for student use.
For listening skills, students can access a combination of classroom activities and HSC-style items. Some questions include sample answers, others require the students to submit their answers for teacher review and feedback.
The resources are for classroom use only, supporting students to practise their listening and reading skills across a range of topics. Do not use them for assessment, as they are in the public domain.
If you need further assistance with accessibility for any of these resources, please get in touch with us at SecondaryEducationUnit@det.nsw.edu.au