Fisheries Paper 3 Alt B., WASSCE (SC), 2016

General Comments



The standard of the paper compared favourably with those of the previous years.    
The questions were clearly itemized, unambiguous and comprehensive. The marking scheme was flexible and exhaustive and the rubrics were clear.

The performance of the candidates was better than that of the previous year.  A total of 84,045 candidates sat for the paper with a raw mean score of 21 and a standard deviation of 9.38 as against a raw mean score of 17 and a standard deviation of 8.89 recorded in the May/June 2015 WASSCE with candidates’ population of 87,823.