·      2007 HKCEE Chinese Language and English Language Standards-referenced Reporting


With effect from this year, the new examinations for HKCEE Chinese Language and English Language are implemented. Major changes of the examinations are summarized as below:


1.     The new HKCEE English Language Examination has replaced the previous Syllabuses A & B Examinations.

2.     There are 5 papers in the new HKCEE Chinese Language Examination instead of the previous 2 papers examination.

3.     Candidates’ performance is reported using levels with reference to a set of standards.


Please note the above changes apply only to the two language subjects – Chinese Language and English Language. For other HKCEE subjects, the existing grading system (A-F) will continue to be used. Members please visit the hyperlink below for more details which would be useful for your future staff recruitment exercises.


1.             Pamphlet about the standards-referenced reporting

English version: http://www.hkeaa.edu.hk/doc/isd/sra_eng_oct2006.pdf

Chinese version: http://www.hkeaa.edu.hk/doc/isd/sra_chi_oct2006.pdf


2.             Subject descriptors of the two language subjects with writing samples

English Language: http://www.hkeaa.edu.hk/doc/sd/grade_descriptors_es_summary.pdf

Chinese Language: http://www.hkeaa.edu.hk/doc/sd/grade_descriptors_cs_summary.pdf


3.             A sample of candidate’s results notice with explanatory note