Examinations and Boards

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CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of Council, the following changes in regulations made by the Board of the Faculty of Management will come into effect on 20 October.

Board of the Faculty of Management

Master of Business Administration

With effect from 1 October 2000 (for first examination in 2001)

1 In Examination Decrees, 1999, p. 798, ll. 26–8, delete `ten written ... there will be'.

2 Ibid., ll. 30–1, delete `These assignments will normally be undertaken in groups.' and substitute: `In addition students must complete an assignment of 4,000 words on Global and Comparative Business which is a required course in Michaelmas and Hilary Terms.'

3 Ibid., ll. 32–3, delete `and one assignment ... International Business Strategy course.'

4 Ibid., ll. 33–4, delete `either individually or'.

5 Ibid., l. 41, delete `of three hours each'.

6 Ibid., delete ll. 42–3 and substitute: `(a) Two papers shall be taken in tenth week of Michaelmas Term on the required courses of Michaelmas Term.

(b) Two papers shall be taken in tenth week of Hilary Term on the required courses of Hilary Term'.

7 Ibid., l. 44, delete `(b)' and substitute `(c)'.

8 Ibid., p. 799, l. 1, delete `(c)' and substitute `(d)'.

9 Ibid., p. 800, l. 38, delete `Data Analysis and Computing' and substitute `Decision Science'.

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EXAMINATIONS FOR THE DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

The examiners appointed by the following faculty boards give notice of oral examination of their candidates as follows:

Biological Sciences

R.S. SMALLRIDGE, St John's: `NMR studies of cbEGF-like domains from human fibrillin-1'.
Rex Richards Building, Tuesday, 31 October, 10 a.m.
Examiners: C. Redfield, J. Stenflo.

Medieval and Modern Languages

R. DARBY, New College: `Flaubert and the literary absolute: the emergence of a new aesthetic in the early works'.
Jesus, Tuesday, 24 October, 10 a.m.
Examiners: C. Prendergast, A.E. Pilkington.

R.J. GOULBOURNE, Keble: `Experimentation and innovation in the comedies of Voltaire, 1725–60: a study in eighteenth-century theatrical aesthetics'.
Trinity, Thursday, 12 October, 3 p.m.
Examiners: G.J. Mallinson, J. Dunkley.

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Physiological Sciences

L. AGER, Linacre: `Mechanisms of X-chromosome inactivation—a transgenic approach'.
Department of Human Anatomy and Genetics, Friday, 20 October, 2 p.m.
Examiners: M. van den Heuvel, P. Avner.

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Theology

S. FORD, Keble: `The scope and influence of Glasite–Sandemanian thought in colonial and post-colonial America'.
Wadham, Tuesday, 10 October, 2 p.m.
Examiners: E.J. Garnett, D.W. Bebbington.

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