G-12 _Biology _CURRICULUM AND PAPER STYLE FOR MOCK EXAMINATION

G-12 _Biology _CURRICULUM AND PAPER STYLE FOR MOCK EXAMINATION

DEAR PARENTS AND STUDENTS,

The following is the curriculum and paper style of DP Biology for Mock exam 2019.

For SL  students there will be all 6 units in your examination and one optional topic. Please refer biology guide for units. Papers details are given below.

Paper 1 (multiple-choice questions)
Duration: 45 minutes
Weighting: 20%
Marks: 30
Paper 2 ( Data-based, Short-answer and extended-response questions)
Duration: 1 hours 15 minutes
Weighting: 40%
Marks: 50
Paper 3 (This paper will have questions on core and SL option material. Section A: candidates answer all questions. Section B: short-answer and extended-response questions from one option.)
Duration: 1 hour
Weighting: 20%
Marks: 35

For HL  students there will be all 6 units of SL and 5 units (as per the syllabus completion) of HL in your examination and one optional topic. Please refer biology guide for units. Papers details are given below.

Paper 1 (multiple-choice questions)
Duration: 1 hour
Weighting: 20%
Marks: 40
Paper 2 ( Data-based, Short-answer and extended-response questions)
Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
Weighting: 36%
Marks: 72
Paper 3 (Section A: candidates answer all questions. Section B: short-answer and extended-response questions from one option.)
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
Weighting: 24%
Marks: 45
Regards,
Tabassum Ashraff
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