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SACE exams underway

4 November 2019

More than 3,000 SACE students across South Australia will today sit Stage 2 Biology as the SACE exam period officially ramps up.

A total of 13,259 students from 197 schools will sit at least one Stage 2 exam in 2019, including 3,097 in regional areas and 10,162 in the metropolitan area.

The month-long exam period officially kicked off with languages exams in late October and runs until Monday 18 November, when the state’s Geography students will be the last students to complete their written exams for the year.

Three subjects will conduct exams electronically – Stage 2 Modern History, Stage 2 Psychology and Stage 2 English Literary Studies – increasing from one last year.


The top ten most popular subjects with an examinable component for 2019 in South Australia are:

Subject

Total number of students

General Mathematics

4088

Biology

3277

Mathematical Methods

3007

Psychology

2432

Physical Education

2203

Chemistry

2069

English Literary Studies

1747

Physics

1651

Essential Mathematics

1494

Modern History

1261