Stage 2 | Assessment Type 1: Folio

Stage 2
Assessment Type 1: Folio

School assessment Weighting: 50%

The Legal Studies folio is assessed by the school and moderated at Stage 2. Teachers select moderation samples and submit materials online by mid-November (Round B).

Students undertake five to eight folio assessments.

The folio should consist of a balanced program of assessments that cover a range of aspects of learning in Stage 2 Legal Studies, including knowledge, skills, and conceptual understanding. 

At least two folio assessments must be conducted under direct supervision.

The combined folio assessments should be a maximum of 5000 words if written, or the equivalent in oral or multimodal form. 

Student work should be their own. See Supervision and verification of student work.

Assessment tasks