Examinations and Boards

  • Thursday 13 June 2013
  • NO. 5029
  • VOL. 143

Examinations for the Degrees of Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Letters

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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.


13-06-13 Regulations for the Conduct of University Examinations (14kb)

minor changes to procedures and academic penalties re late submission of theses and other written exercises

Humanities Board

13-06-13 BPhil in Philosophy (81kb)

introduction of regulations allowing for a transfer of MSt in Philosophy of Physics candidates, who have successfully passed the MSt in Philosophy of Physics examination, to the second year of the BPhil in Philosophy

13-06-13 MSt in Korean Studies (77kb)

(a) to standardise the terminology used to describe the Korean units and papers

(b) to remove inconsistencies

13-06-13 MSt in Philosophy of Physics i (77kb)

introduction of a rule to allow students to pass the overall degree if they narrowly fail one examination element

13-06-13 MSt in Philosophy of Physics ii (79kb)

major changes to the structure of teaching and assessment

13-06-13 Honour School of English and Modern Languages (76kb)

clarification of numbers of papers that may be examined by submission

13-06-13 Philosophy in all Honour Schools including Philosophy (75kb)

to reduce the lead-in time for special subjects in Philosophy and to outline the approval route for such special subject options

13-06-13 Preliminary Examination in History of Art (75kb)

to amend the instructions for the 'Objects, Images and Building in Oxford' extended essay

Social Sciences Board

13-06-13 MSc in Teaching English Language in University Settings.pdf (12kb)

to make previously announced amendment effective immediately