Oxf. Univ. Gazette, 25 November 2004: Examinations and Boards

Examinations and Boards

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BY-ELECTION TO DIVISIONAL BOARD 18 November

Humanities Board

On Thursday, 18 November, the follow was duly elected as a member of the Humanities Board for one year from Michaelmas Term 2004 (from among the members of the Faculty of Medieval and Modern Languages):

J.S.T. GARFITT, MA, D.PHIL., Fellow of Magdalen

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BY-ELECTION TO FACULTY BOARD 18 November

Board of the Faculty of Theology

On Thursday, 18 November, the follow was duly elected as an ordinary member of the Board of the Faculty of Theology for one year from Michaelmas Term 2004:

THE REVD P.S. FIDDES, DD, Principal of Regent's Park

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CHANGES IN REGULATIONS

With the approval of the Educational Policy and Standards Committee of Council, the following changes in regulations made by divisional boards and the Continuing Education Board will come into effect on 10 December.

1 Life and Environmental Sciences Board

M.Sc. by Coursework in Biology (Integrative Bio-Science)

With effect from 1 October 2004 (for first examination in 2005)

1 In Examination Regulations, 2004, p. 765, ll. 24–5, delete `, and will, when entering for examination, be required to produce a certificate from the academic supervisor to this effect.'

2 Ibid., l. 29, delete `approximately' and substitute `not more than'.

3 Ibid., l. 30, delete `four' and substitute `three'.

4 Ibid., l. 32, delete `three essays relating to three' and substitute `two essays relating to two'.

5 Ibid., l. 43, delete `oral'.

6 Ibid., l. 44, delete `content of the course' and substitute `research projects'.

7 Ibid., p. 766, l. 7, after `examined' insert `,'.

8 Ibid., l. 22, delete `three' and substitute `two'.

9 Ibid., delete l. 39.

10 Ibid., l. 42, after `consist of' insert `practical exercises and'.

11 Ibid., p. 767, l. 2, delete `Social Issues in Science' and substitute `social issues in science'.

12 Ibid., l. 5, after `museum' delete `,'.

13 Ibid., l. 6, after `selected' insert `by the candidate'.

14 Ibid., l. 7, delete `academic committee selected by' and substitute `supervisor and'.

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2 Medical Sciences Board

(a) M.Sc. in Integrated Immunology

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2004, p. 800, l. 3, delete `week seven of Michaelmas Term' and substitute `week eight of Michaelmas Term'.

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(b) Postgraduate Diploma in Integrated Immunology

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2004, p. 1029, l. 16, delete `week 7 of Michaelmas Term' and substitute `week 8 of Michaelmas Term'.

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3 Continuing Education Board

Undergraduate Advanced Diploma in Environmental Conservation

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2004, p. 1066, l. 49, after `practical fieldwork', insert `, each of which shall not exceed 5,000 words in length'.

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4 Continuing Education Board and Mathematical and Physical Sciences Board

Postgraduate Diploma in Bioinformatics

With immediate effect

1 In Examination Regulations, 2004, p. 1045, as amended by Gazette, p. 229 (14 October 2004), column 1, cl. 3, regulation (b), delete `three modules as set out in section B' and substitute `four modules as set out in section B'.

2 Ibid., cl. 4 (a), delete `attendance at seven modules' and substitute `attendance at eight modules'.

3 Ibid., cl. 4 (b), delete `seven written assignments' and substitute `eight written assignments'.

4 Ibid., cl. 9, delete `total of seven written assignments' and substitute `total of eight written assignments'.

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