Examinations and Boards

  • Thursday 21 September 2017
  • NO. 5178
  • VOL. 148

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 and Education Committee

21-09-17 Regulations on Financial Matters (70kb)

clarification of courses for which charges may be made toward costs of fieldwork

Education Committee

21-09-17 Regulations for the Conduct of University Examinations (134kb)

change to the criteria for eligibility of student members to act as invigilators

Education Committee/Medical Sciences Board

21-09-17 MSc in Global Health Science (110kb)

minor text correction and clarification relating to submissions of assessments

Humanities Board

21-09-17 MPhil in Oriental Studies (281kb)
21-09-17 Prelims in Ancient and Modern History (290kb)

correction to notice of 15 June 2017

21-09-17 MSt in Modern South Asian Studies (9kb)

programme closure

21-09-17 FHS in Classics and Modern Languages (381kb)

correction to notice of 15 June 2017

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board

21-09-17 MSc in Mathematics and the Foundations of Computer Science (12kb)

amendment to submission deadlines for mini projects and location of deadline information for the written assignments

21-09-17 FHS of Chemistry (24kb)

to correct a contradiction between Part A and Part B

21-09-17 Software Engineering Programme (16kb)

to include reference to Software Engineering Programme modules that students may complete and have assessed prior to commencing a programme of study ('taster modules')

Medical Sciences Board

21-09-17 Research Degrees in Medical Sciences (69kb)

addition of Clinical Medicine to list of part-time research degrees

21-09-17 MSc in Psychological Research (83kb)

to clarify examination requirements for Philosophical Foundations of Psychology core module

21-09-17 FHS of Experimental Psychology (62kb)

to clarify requirement that Psychology Research Project subject and Library Dissertation and written examinations must not overlap substantially

21-09-17 FHS of Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics (i) (221kb)

(a) to relax constraints on offering research projects, library dissertations and theses

(b) to clarify requirement that Psychology Research Project subject and Library Dissertation and written examinations must not overlap substantially

21-09-17 FHS of Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics (ii) (135kb)

to revise constraints on offering research projects, library dissertations and theses to match actual practice

Social Sciences Board

21-09-17 MPhil in Biodiversity, Conservation and Management (12kb)
21-09-17 MPhil in Development Studies (11kb)
21-09-17 MPhil in Environmental Change and Management (12kb)
21-09-17 MPhil in Nature, Society and Environmental Governance (12kb)
21-09-17 MPhil in Water Science, Policy and Management (12kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Biodiversity, Conservation and Management (12kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Environmental Change and Management (11kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Nature, Society and Environmental Governance (13kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Water Science, Policy and Management (12kb)

change to require online submission

21-09-17 MPhil in Comparative Social Policy (11kb)

to clarify requirements of research methods essays

21-09-17 MPhil in Modern South Asian Studies (11kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Contemporary Chinese Studies (12kb)
21-09-17 MSc in Modern South Asian Studies (12kb)
21-09-17 PGDip in Financial Strategy (13kb)
21-09-17 PGDip in Global Business (14kb)
21-09-17 PGDip in Organisational Leadership (14kb)
21-09-17 PGDip in Strategy and Innovation (14kb)

correction to notice of 20 July 2017

21-09-17 MSc in Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology (11kb)

change to location of word count for thesis

21-09-17 MSc in Comparative Social Policy (10kb)

to clarify that students may take option papers from outside the programme list

21-09-17 MSc in Learning and Teaching (17kb)

correction to notice of 22 June 2017

21-09-17 MSc in Social Anthropology (10kb)

removal of obsolete text

21-09-17 MSc in Visual, Material and Museum Anthropology (11kb)

change to requirements for content of portfolio

21-09-17 FHS of Archaeology and Anthropology (171kb)

title change for option paper

21-09-17 Prelims in Geography (11kb)

minor amendment to rubrics