Bhubaneswar: The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) on Monday announced the introduction of aspirational components in the curriculum for Class IX and X students.
“During the current session, it will be introduced in Class X and from the next session (2023-24), both the classes will have aspirational components in their curriculum,” the BSE release said.
The new curriculum will be implemented for both High School Certificate (HSC) and Madhyama (Sanskrit) courses.
The aspirational components included:
1. Book Review
2. Project Review
3. Co-curricular Activities
4. Basic IT skills
According to BSE, the subjects will be compulsory for the students. Each subject will carry 25 marks and the examination will be conducted in four phases. The assessment will be made for 5 marks each in the first 3 phases and it will be for 10 marks in the final phase. The students will get grades based on the percentage secured in the test. The grades will be reflected on the board certificate.