Examination Regulations

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Education Committee

20-07-17 Regulations Concerning the Status of Graduate Taught Students (50kb)

to permit suspensions from MSc in Mathematical Finance in months not terms

Continuing Education Board

20-07-17 General Regulations for the degree of MSc by coursework (10kb)

name change for MSc in Experimental Therapeutics

20-07-17 MSc in Applied Landscape Archaeology (25kb)

(a) removal of attendance as a matter for regulations
(b) where a placement is taken it requires approval of course director
(c) means of submission of digital copy of dissertation to be specified in course handbook

20-07-17 MSc in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (11kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (12kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement
(b) more detail around submission of dissertation

20-07-17 MSc in English Local History (21kb)

(a) reduction in assessment quantity
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work
(c) general updating

20-07-17 MSc in Experimental Therapeutics (14kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Experimental Therapeutics (13kb)

(a) name change to better reflect course content
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work
(c) removal of suspension clause

20-07-17 MSc in Nanotechnology for Medicine and Healthcare (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance as regulatory matter
(b) requirement for coursework to be submitted digitally
(c) means of submission of digital copy of dissertation to be specified in course handbook

20-07-17 MSc in Paediatric Infectious Diseases (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement as a matter for regulations
(b) details about suspension of status removed from special regulations
(c) clarification about means of submission

20-07-17 MSc in Psychodynamic Practice (13kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Psychodynamic Practice (14kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement
(b) more detail around approval and submission of dissertation
(c) relationship expressed between placement supervisions and client/patient contact

20-07-17 MSc in Surgical Science and Practice (14kb)

(a) removal of provision for suspension from special regulations
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail regarding submission arrangements

20-07-17 MSc in Sustainable Urban Development (11kb)
20-07-17 MSt in Literature and Arts (13kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Sustainable Urban Development (11kb)

(a) clarification of course duration
(b) removal of attendance as a matter for regulations
(c) more detail about means of submission

20-07-17 MSt in Creative Writing (10kb)

more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 MSt in Historical Studies (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance as a matter for regulations
(b) dissertation subject must be approved by any two examiners
(c) more detail about means of submission

20-07-17 MSt in History of Design (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance as a matter for regulations
(b) coursework must be submitted online
(c) dissertation subject must be approved by any two examiners
(d) more detail about means of submission of dissertation
(e) removal of shared papers

20-07-17 MSt in International Human Rights Law (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement from regulations
(b) more detail around means of submission

20-07-17 MSt in Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (11kb)

(a) clarification of course duration
(b) removal of attendance as a matter for regulations
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 MSt in Psychodynamic Practice (11kb)
20-07-17 PGCert in Psychodynamic Counselling (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance from regulations
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work
(c) minor updating

20-07-17 Bachelor of Theology (13kb)

(a) removal of detail regarding suspension to general regulations
(b) removal of attendance requirements
(c) minor presentational changes

20-07-17 Foundation Cert in English Language (12kb)

(a) clarification of duration
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) removal of distinction to general regulations
(e) removal of formative assessment

20-07-17 Foundation Cert in History (13kb)

(a) clarification of duration
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work
(c) removal of distinction to general regulations
(d) minor cosmetic changes

20-07-17 PG Programme in Evidence-Based Healthcare Studies (37kb)

(a) removal of suspension to general regulations
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 PGCert in Architectural History (15kb)

(a) clarification of course duration
(b) removal of attendance from regulations
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) minor updating

20-07-17 PGCert in Cognitive Behavioural Studies (10kb)
20-07-17 PGCert in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (10kb)
20-07-17 PGCert in Enhanced Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (11kb)
20-07-17 PGCert in Surgical Science and Practice (12kb)

(a) removal of attendance from regulations
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 PGCert in Ecological Survey Techniques (16kb)

(a) removal of suspension from special regulations
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of dissertation
(d) removal of formative assessment

20-07-17 PGCert in Historical Studies (13kb)

(a) removal of attendance and participation requirements from regulations
(b) listing of online modules
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 PGCert in Nanotechnology (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance and participation requirements from regulations
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work

20-07-17 PGDip in History of Design (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement as a matter for regulations
(b) requirement for coursework to be submitted online
(c) removal of shared papers

20-07-17 Recananti-Kaplan Centre PGDip In Int Wildlife Conservation Practice (13kb)

(a) removal of formative assignment
(b) more detail around submission of assessed work
(c) change from two project reports each of 7,000 words to one report submitted in two parts each of 7,000 words

20-07-17 PGDip in Nanotechnology for Medicine and Healthcare (11kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement as regulatory matter
(b) requirement for coursework to be submitted digitally

20-07-17 PGDip in Paediatric Infectious Diseases (13kb)

(a) clarification of course duration
(b) removal of attendance and participation requirements from regulations

20-07-17 PGDip in Surgical Science and Practice (12kb)

(a) removal of attendance requirement
(b) more detail regarding submission arrangements

20-07-17 UG Advanced Dip in British Archaeology (13kb)

(a) removal of suspension clause
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) removal of distinction to general regulations

20-07-17 UG Advanced Dip in British and European Studies (14kb)

(a) confirmation that course is full time
(b) removal of suspension clause
(c) removal of attendance requirement
(d) more detail around submission of assessed work
(e) removal of distinction to general regulations

20-07-17 UG Advanced Dip in IT Systems Analysis and Design (13kb)
20-07-17 UG Advanced Dip in Local History (12kb)

(a) clarification of duration
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) removal of distinction to general regulations
(e) minor cosmetic changes

20-07-17 UGDip in British Archaeology (12kb)
20-07-17 UGDip in Creative Writing (12kb)
20-07-17 UGCert in Archaeology (13kb)

(a) clarification of course duration
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) removal of distinction to general regulations

20-07-17 UGDip in Theological Studies (12kb)

(a) removal of suspension clause
(b) removal of attendance requirement from regulations
(c) removal of distinction to general regulations
(d) minor presentational changes

20-07-17 UGCert in Higher Education (11kb)

(a) removal of Italian and Spanish as main subjects
(b) removal of attendance requirement
(c) more detail around submission of assessed work
(d) removal of distinction to general regulations

20-07-17 UGCert in Theological Studies (11kb)

(a) removal of suspension clause
(b) removal of attendance requirement from regulations
(c) removal of distinction to general regulations

Humanities Board

20-07-17 Research Degrees in Theology and Religion (62kb)

minor amendment to transfer application deadline

20-07-17 MPhil in Economic and Social History (i) (18kb)
20-07-17 MSc in Economic and Social History (20kb)
20-07-17 MSt in Global and Imperial History (26kb)

change to assessment and submission dates

20-07-17 MPhil in Economic and Social History (ii) (14kb)
20-07-17 MSt in Philosophical Theology (12kb)
20-07-17 MSt in Study of Religions (44kb)

change to submission dates

20-07-17 MPhil in Oriental Studies (93kb)

(a) change to assessment structure for Cuneiform Studies, Egyptology, Islamic Studies and History, Tibetan and Himalayan Studies streams
(b) removal of footnotes and obsolete references

20-07-17 MPhil in Theology (i) (11kb)

change to viva requirement

20-07-17 MPhil in Theology (ii) (15kb)

clarification of content and essay requirements for Ecclesiastical History

20-07-17 MSt in Modern Languages (20kb)
20-07-17 FHS of Modern Languages (10kb)

correction to notice of 22 June 2017

20-07-17 MSt in Music (13kb)

introduction of MBA 1+1 option

20-07-17 MSt in Theology (i) (82kb)

clarification/realignment of course content and essay requirements

20-07-17 MSt in Theology (ii) (57kb)

dispensation of viva requirement

20-07-17 FHS of History and English (69kb)

change of new regulation effective date

20-07-17 FHS of Philosophy and Theology (16kb)
20-07-17 FHS of Theology and Oriental Studies (118kb)
20-07-17 FHS of Theology and Religion (15kb)

(a) change to examination mode for two papers
(b) correction of paper title

20-07-17 PGDip in Theology (i) (48kb)

change to course title

20-07-17 PGDip in Theology (ii) (63kb)

amendment to paper references and title approval process

Mathematical, Physical and Life Sciences Board

20-07-17 MSc in Mathematical and Theoretical Physics (11kb)
20-07-17 FHS of Mathematical and Theoretical Physics (11kb)

(a) to allow students to offer more than 10 units for examination
(b) to remove a reference to dissertations being one unit in weight

20-07-17 FHS of Mathematics (13kb)

(a) change to assessment requirements
(b) addition of option of taking 1–2 additional units

20-07-17 FHS of Mathematics and Statistics (16kb)

(a) addition of option of taking 1 or 2 additional units at Part C
(b) gender references made non-binary

Medical Sciences Board

20-07-17 Research Degrees in Medical Sciences Division (29kb)

correction to notice of 6 July 2017

20-07-17 MSc in Clinical Embryology (12kb)

minor changes to improve clarity

20-07-17 MSc in Integrated Immunology (12kb)

two minor amendments to assessment descriptions

20-07-17 MSc in International Health and Tropical Medicine (91kb)

(a) to introduce a new module from Hilary term 2018 on Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases
(b) to remove Advanced Topics in Tropical Medicine module
(c) to change extended essays submission format from written to online
(d) to bring regulations governing maximum number of words for essays in line with those for dissertation

20-07-17 MSc in Sleep Medicine (77kb)

(a) minor amendments to assessment, online submission instructions, dates of resubmissions and readmission of PGDip students to MSc programme
(b) to incorporate assessment of essays submitted for credit prior to enrolling on programme

20-07-17 First Examination for Bachelor of Medicine (26kb)

to amend regulations relating to resits

20-07-17 FHS of Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry (11kb)

change to number of options offered in Part II

20-07-17 PGDip in Sleep Medicine (69kb)

(a) minor amendments to assessment and dates of resubmissions
(b) to incorporate assessment of essays submitted for credit prior to enrolling on programme

Social Sciences Board

20-07-17 DPhil in Archaeology (13kb)

amendment to deadline for submission of Transfer and Confirmation materials

20-07-17 DPhil in Economics/Social Policy&Intervention/Sociology/Int Dev (11kb)

introduction of integrated thesis format

20-07-17 DPhil in Politics and International Relations (13kb)

amendment to assessment deadline

20-07-17 DPhil in Public Policy (i) (30kb)

correction to notice of 22 June 2017 regarding date of effect of part-time route

20-07-17 DPhil in Public Policy (ii) (29kb)

(a) correction to notice of 22 June 2017 regarding date of effect of article-based thesis route
(b) housekeeping changes

20-07-17 General Regulations for the Degree of BPhil and MPhil (12kb)
20-07-17 General Regulations for the Degree of MSc by coursework (11kb)

revisions to programme titles

20-07-17 MPhil in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation (10kb)

minor correction to text

20-07-17 MPhil in International Relations (13kb)

amendment to assessment for Research Methods

20-07-17 MPhil in Japanese Studies (18kb)

20-07-17 MPhil in Modern South Asian Studies (58kb)
20-07-17 MSc in Japanese Studies (15kb)
20-07-17 MSc in Modern South Asian Studies (19kb)

new programme

20-07-17 MPP (21kb)

(a) changes to core course titles
(b) simplification of regulations

20-07-17 MSc in Contemporary Chinese Studies (15kb)

revision of programme

20-07-17 MSc in Contemporary India (10kb)
20-07-17 MSc in Modern Japanese Studies (10kb)

closure of programme

20-07-17 MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention and Policy Evaluation (10kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Financial Strategy (13kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Global Business (14kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Organisational Leadership (14kb)
20-07-17 PGDip in Strategy and Innovation (14kb)

amendment to assessment

20-07-17 MSc in Law and Finance (12kb)

(a) to require online submission
(b) new option
(c) change to wording for dissertation

20-07-17 MSc in Social Science of the Internet (13kb)

to allow flexibility in exam schedule

20-07-17 MSc in Taxation (12kb)

(a) to require online submission
(b) addition of 2 new option papers

20-07-17 BCL/MJur/MPhil in Law (11kb)

change to two option titles

20-07-17 FHS of Archaeology and Anthropology (11kb)
20-07-17 FHS of Economics and Management (i) (10kb)

new option paper

20-07-17 FHS of Economics and Management (ii) (10kb)

change to option paper title and content

20-07-17 FHS of Geography (11kb)

change of paper title and rubric

20-07-17 FHS of Human Sciences (12kb)

(a) update of syllabus for one paper
(b) removal of minimum length for dissertation

20-07-17 FHS of Philosophy, Politics and Economics (i) (13kb)

updates to rubrics

20-07-17 FHS of Philosophy, Politics and Economics (ii) (12kb)

minor updates to text

20-07-17 FHS of Philosophy, Politics and Economics (iiii) (14kb)

(a) new option paper
(b) change to option rubric

20-07-17 FHS of Philosophy, Politics and Economics (iv) (12kb)

(a) change to option paper title and content
(b) update to rubric for option paper

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