Examinations and Boards

  • Thursday 14 June 2012
  • NO. 4993
  • VOL. 142

Changes to Examination Regulations

For the complete text of each regulation listed below and a listing of all changes to regulations for this year to date, please see www.ox.ac.uk/gazette/examinationregulations.

Planning and Resource Allocation Committee of Council

14-06-12 Regulations for Oxford bursaries and tuition fee reductions (39kb)

(a) to govern the operation of fee reductions and bursaries

(b) to ensure that all students are treated consistently

(c) to provide a framework in the case of complaints and appeal

14-06-12 Changes to University composition fees (16kb)

to update 2012/13 fee information for the MSc in Experimental Therapeutics and for certain Home/EU fees for graduate programmes aligned with the indicative fee level announced by Research Councils UK

Education Committee

14-06-12 Resitting the First Public Examination (14kb)

clarifies the University’s expectations in relation to sitting and re-sitting the First Public Examination

Continuing Education Board

14-06-12 MSt in Creative Writing (12kb)

to introduce narrative non-fiction as an additional genre

Humanities Board


list of Special Subjects available for examination in Trinity term 2013

14-06-12 Honour School of Theology (56kb)

to clarify language requirements

14-06-12 Preliminary Examination in Modern Languages (i) (16kb)

to correct the films from which stills are taken on which students need to write a commentary (German)

14-06-12 Preliminary Examination in Modern Languages (ii) (14kb)

to correct prescribed texts (German)

14-06-12 Preliminary Examination in Modern Languages (iii) (15kb)

to include an additional prescribed text (Russian)

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board

14-06-12 Supplementary Subjects in some Final Honour Schools (17kb)

list of supplementary subjects to be taught and examined in 2012–13 in the Honour Schools of Chemistry, Materials Science, Biological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Physiological Sciences and Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

Social Sciences Board

14-06-12 Law Moderations (14kb)

to bring the first public examination in line with the newly established requirements of the Education Committee