According to the released 2020 WASSCE timetable sighted by Georgeweb.org, prospective candidates will on Monday, August 3 write Integrated Science (Essay and objectives) at 8:30 am.
The much-awaited examination is expected to commence on Monday, July 20, 2020, with Project Work for visual Arts candidates, but for the theory papers, it will officially start from August 3 with Integrated Science and ends in the first week of September this year.
The Head of the Ghana National Office of WAEC, Mrs. Wendy Enyonam Addy-Lamptey in an interivew with the Daily Graphic monitored by Georgeweb.org, said the date for the start of the WASSCE had been agreed on by the Ghana Education Service, adding that the timetable was to guide the students in their preparations.
Collectively, 60 subjects, made up of four core and 56 elective subjects, have been made available to the prospective candidates preparing to sit for the final examination.
The subjects cover the seven programmes offered at senior high school (SHS), namely, General Arts, General Science, Business, Agricultural Science, Visual Arts, Home Economics, and Technical.
The Head of Public Affairs of WAEC, Agnes Teye-Cudjoe said the Council has arranged for each classroom to contain at least 25 students to ensure maximum social distancing, depending on the size of the classroom.