At the end of each module group you submit an assignment to your tutor for assessment, along with an assignment card containing a signed declaration that the work submitted is your own. A copy of the assignment is returned to you with your marks and the Department retains the original. The assignments (10%) form the coursework element of the final written assessment of the course. Written examinations are held at the end of each semester and contribute towards 50% of the final degree classification.
A student will be examined orally on the subject of the dissertation by an examining committee consisting of a Convener, External Examiner and an Internal Examiner. (50%)