Examinations and Boards

  • Thursday 4 October 2012
  • NO. 5000
  • VOL. 143

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

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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.


Medical Sciences Board

04-10-12 DPhil in Cardiovascular Science (BHF) (36kb)

to bring course into Medical Sciences Doctoral Training Centre

 04-10-12 MSc in Medicinal Chemistry for Cancer (32kb)

removal of course

04-10-12 MSc in Pharmacology (31kb)

to remove inaccurate reference to MSc students receiving tutorials

04-10-12 MSc in Psychological Research (35kb)

change to submission location for statistical reports

04-10-12 Honour School of Medical Sciences (36kb)

to allow a shorter period of time between publication of minor variations to the list of FHS options and first examination of changed options

Social Sciences Board

 04-10-12 MPhil in Modern Japanese Studies (16kb)

additional language paper option: Upper Advanced Japanese Language

04-10-12 MPhil in Politics (35kb)

(a) addition of Polish as one of the possible required languages

(b) changes to ordering of units

04-10-12 MSc and MPhil in Comparative Social Policy (16kb)

introduction of extra 2,500-word essay

04-10-12 MSc and MPhil in Latin American Studies (13kb)

change of deadline

04-10-12 MSc in Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology (19kb)

change to course rubric

04-10-12 MSc in Education - this has been superseded by 29-11-12 MSc in Education (26kb)

removal of listing of option papers and change to electronic submission policy

04-10-12 MSc in Migration Studies (i) (24kb)

amendment to assessment of course to reduce student workload

04-10-12 MSc in Migration Studies (ii) (15kb)

bringing forward submission deadline for Methods in Social Research portfolios

04-10-12 MSc in Political Theory Research (25kb)

clarification of submission requirements and update to reflect current practice

04-10-12 MSc in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (24kb)

amendment to bring forward submission deadlines for Group Research Project and thesis

04-10-12 Preliminary Examination in History and Politics (19kb)

(a) rubric rewritten to clarify expectations

(b) option changes to rebalance the programme