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WAEC releases 2023 BECE timetable, sets August 7 for first paper

The Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) timetable for applicants registered to take the exam this year has been released by the West African Examination Council (WAEC) Ghana.

On Monday, August 7, 2023, the first papers will take place, according to a WAEC Facebook post.

These comprise English Language 2 (Essay), Religious and Moral Education 2 (Objective), Religious and Moral Education 1 (Objective), and English Language 2 (Essay).

The following day, Tuesday, August 8, 2023, candidates will sit for Integrated Science 2 (Essay), Integrated Science 1 (Objective), and Ghanaian Language and Culture 2 (Essay). 

WAEC noted that both Papers “(2 & 1 for each subject are to be taken at one sitting without break. Where the duration indicated on the question paper differs from what is on the timetable, the one on the question paper should be followed”.

WAEC also stated that extra time will be given to candidates with visual and hearing impairments. 

“Candidates with visual and hearing impairments are to be allowed an additional 50% of the time allotted to other candidates,” WAEC noted.

Read the full timetable by WAEC below;

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