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Temporary pause on face-to-face exam enrolments
 27-07-2021

Due to the uncertainty surrounding further extensions to the stay-at-home orders issued by the NSW Government, AMEB (NSW) has decided to temporarily pause access to the enrolment process for both Metropolitan and Regional face-to-face exams until 30 August 2021.

This will NOT affect:

  • Online written exams in Session 90,
  • Video Repertoire exams in Session 21, and
  • Rockschool…
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Changes this year
Grades 1, 5, 6 and 7 Speech & Performance Theory now online
 05-07-2021

Speech and Performance Theory exams for Grades 1, 5, 6 and 7 are now available online.

Enrolments can now be submitted via AMEB Connect, just the same as practical exams. Candidates can choose to activate their exam on any day and at any time that is convenient to sit this exam, whether this is right away, or up to twelve months from the day of enrolling.

Once it is activated, the candidate must complete the exam…

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Online Theory of Music course - Grade 4
 05-07-2021

AMEB has expanded its offering of quality learning tools by adding Grade 4 to the existing range of online Theory of Music courses grades 1 – 3.

The self-guided Grade 4 course is made up of 14 video lessons accompanied by interactive online practice tests and downloadable PDF lesson outlines. This course builds on the knowledge acquired in our grade 1 – 3 courses to help candidates thoroughly prepare for the AMEB Theory of…

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Video Repertoire exam preparation
 22-04-2021

It is important that enrollers understand what is required in this slightly different exam format. Please click here for information that will…

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2020 Teaching Awards Results
 16-04-2021

The AMEB (NSW) Board decided that trophies would not be presented to category winners for the 2020 teaching year due to the many disruptions and the alteration to usual exam preparation that many teachers and their candidates experienced.

However, the top enroller results were calculated and merit certificates were issued in March 2021 to teachers, music schools and schools who gained a top 5 or 10 placement in each of the…

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Changes this year
Collaborative exams in 2021
 31-03-2021

Collaborative exams are permitted in 2021, other than piano duets. The continuing requirement for distancing makes piano duets not possible.

Follow the links for more information on collaborative exams for Grade 7 and…

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New Transfer and Rescheduling Policy
 17-03-2021

The existing AMEB (NSW) Transfer Policy was reviewed in late 2020 to determine if options for candidates could be expanded to provide more choices. This was done in response to customer feedback.

Following the review, the AMEB (NSW) Board approved new policies (the Rescheduling Policy and the Transfer Policy) that are more closely aligned with other state AMEB offices. These policies apply to enrolments received on or after…

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Congratulations to our 2020 Diplomates
 08-03-2021

On Sunday 7 March, the achievements of over 170 talented music and speech and drama students was celebrated in an Online Diploma Presentation Ceremony. Our warm congratulations to them all

 

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Exam Dates for 2021
 02-03-2021
Video Repertoire Exams
Video Exams - First Session 20 (Video Repertoire Exams only)

Video Repertoire Exams will be available in 2021. The exam session will commence earlier than our usual face-to-face Metro First Session exam period.

  • 27 January 2021 – Enrolments open via…
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Changes this year
Online Exam System Updates
 10-01-2021

Annual maintenance of the AMEB online exam and course system is scheduled to occur from 12.30am on Friday 15 January until 9.00am Monday 18 January 2021. Changes include an update to the system to support new functionality and make improvements to data management and security. Please note that AMEB online exams and courses will be unavailable for use during the 3-day annual maintenance period.

Specific improvements include…

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