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NSQF Practical Guidelines 2018 of “Automobile Technoloy (404)” for Class 10 CBSE

CLASS–X Automobile Technology (404)

The Minimum number of marks required to pass in each subject is (33) percent in the written papers and practical examination.

2. Marks for record, Viva Project etc., in respect of Secondary School Curriculum (Under NSQF) OF School Certificate Examination:

Marks allotted for laboratory Record, Viva Voice etc., should separately stated in the answer book (if answer-Books are used) and added to the marks given for other items.
The projects and the practical records, duly punched should be returned to the students concerned immediately after evaluation.

3. Assessment of performance.

a) The examiner (internal), assigned for the conduct and assessment of Practical Examinations each in Secondary School Curriculum (Under NSQF) .Question for the viva examinations should be conducted by both the examiners. Question to be more of General nature, project work or the curriculum. Investigatory Project especially those that show considerable amount of effort and originality, on the part of the student, should get suitable high marks, while project of a routine or stereotyped nature should only receive MEDIOCRE marks.

b) In the assessment and award of marks, follow strictly the marking Scheme which is given in the list of practical I.e. provided to the Examiners/Schools at the time
of Examination.

c) Every effort should be made to reach a consensus on the marks to be awarded to individual candidates. If a difference of one or two marks still persists even
after discussion the average marks should be awarded.

d) Marks awarded for Project / Practical activities, for viva, for project and for Practical files must be separately shown on the answer-book as the total.

4. Procedure for Record of Marks in the Practical answer-books.
The examiner will indicate separately marks of practical examination on the title page of the answer-books under the following heads:-

The subject Teacher in charge of conducting practical may assign practical activities to the students so as to generate interest in students in the subject.

Project for the final practical
Project may be based on any one of the following –


a. Servicing and testing of major/minor components of a vehicle
b. Project on automotive innovation.

Project -10 marks

Students should make a project file on the above projects in the proper format. The marks can be allocated based on the quality of work done by the students as per the Curriculum

Viva based on Project -10 marks

The teacher conducting the final practical examination may ask verbal questions related to the project, if any, done by the student. Alternatively, if no project has been assigned to the students, viva may be based on questions of practical nature from the field of subject as per the Curriculum.

Practical File/ Report / portfolio Power Point presentation -10 Marks

Students to make a power point presentation. Alternatively, if they can’t be assigned a power point presentation then they can communicate their project work .

Demonstration of skill competency via Lab Activities -20 marks

Activity question to be created by internal examiner, to be conducted on the practical day -30 minutes.


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