WAECreleasesWASSCE(Aug/Sept)timetableforschoolcandidates[Download]
WAEC releases 2021 WASSCE (Aug/Sept) timetable for school candidates [Download]

The 2021 edition of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) has been announced by WAEC and commences from Monday, August 16, 2021, and ends Friday, October 8, 2021.

Ahead of the conduct of the examination for schools candidates, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released its timetable for the 2021 WASSCE to help students prepare well for each subject exam.

According to the timetable as followed by unitedshowbiz.com.gh, prospective candidates will sit for the English Language (Objective and Essay) and Core Mathematics (Objective and Essay) on Monday, September 13, 2021 and Monday, September 20, 2021 respectively.

Also, candidates will sit for Integrated Science (Objective and Essay) and Social Studies (Objective and Essay) on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 and Monday, October 4, 2021 respectively.

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The following subjects are available for the examination.

SCHOOL CANDIDATES

The Core Subjects for the examination are:

  • English Language
  • Integrated Science
  • Mathematics (Core)
  • Social Studies

In addition to the Core Subjects, each candidate must choose ONE of the Options under ONE of the Programmes and must enter and sit for THREE or FOUR Elective Subjects from the Option of his/her choice.

The Programmes, the Options available under them and the Elective Subjects in each option are as follows:

Agricultural Programme

  • General Agriculture

One of the following:

  • Animal Husbandry
  • Crop Husbandry and Horticulture
  • Fisheries
  • Forestry

One or Two of the following:

  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Mathematics (Elective)
  • Geography
  • French OR Music
  • ICT (Elective)

Business Programme

This Programme has two options – Accounting and Secretarial

(a) Accounting Option

  • Business Management
  • Financial Accounting
  • Any one of or two of the following
  • Principles of Cost Accounting
  • French OR Music
  • Economics
  • Mathematics (Elective)
  • ICT (Elective)

(b) Secretarial Option

  • Typewriting (40wpm)
  • Business Management
  • Any one or two of the following
  • Financial Accounting
  • Principles of Cost Accounting
  • Clerical Office Duties
  • French OR Music
  • Economics
  • Literature in English
  • ICT (Elective)



(3) Technical Programme

  • Technical Drawing

Two or three of the following:

  • Applied Electricity
  • Auto Mechanics
  • Building Construction
  • Electronics
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork
  • ICT (Elective)
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • French

Vocational Programme

This Programme has two options – Home Economics and Visual Arts

(a) Home Economics Option

  • Management-In-Living

One of the following:

  • Clothing and Textiles
  • Foods and Nutrition

One of the following:

  • General Knowledge-In-Art
  • Textiles
  • French or Music
  • Economics
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One of the following:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics (Elective)
  • ICT (Elective)

(b) Visual Arts Option

  • General Knowledge-In-Art

One of the following:

  • Graphic Design
  • Picture Making

One of the following:

  • Basketry
  • Ceramics
  • Jewellery
  • Leatherwork
  • Sculpture
  • Textiles

In addition, any one of the following subjects may be selected:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics (Elective)
  • French
  • Music
  • Economics
  • Literature-in English
  • ICT (Elective)

General Programme

This Programme has two options – General Arts and General Science

(a) General Arts Option

Candidates must enter Three or Four of the following:

  • Christian Religious Studies
  • Literature – In – English
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Geography
  • Government
  • History
  • Literature-in English
  • Islamic Religious Studies
  • West Africa Traditional Religion
  • Economics
  • Mathematics (Elective)
  • ICT (Elective)
  • Languages 

One of the following:

  • French
  • Dagaare
  • Dagbani
  • Dangme
  • Ewe
  • Ga
  • Gonja
  • Kasem
  • Nzema
  • Twi (Akuapem)
  • Twi (Asante)

(b) General Science

  • Mathematics (Elective)

Two or three of the following

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • French OR Music
  • Geography
  • General Agriculture
  • ICT (Elective)

Source: unitedshowbiz.com.gh

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