Examinations, Assessments and Feedback
2021-22 Schedule of Assessments:
Assessments will be designed to align with the learning outcomes for each module. A variety of assessment methods will be involved in the course.
Short essays are assessed to provide formative assessment of students’ progress; feedback is provided to support learning.
|Short Essay (10%)||Week 8, Term 1 (December)|
|Qualifying Examination (Mulitiple Choice Questions): Pass required||Week 9, Term 1 (December)|
|Essay (15%)||Week 8, Term 2 (March)|
|Examination (25%)||Week 6, Term 3 (May)|
|Dissertation and Viva (50%)||
Submission: Mid August
Viva: Early September
Students are provided with written feedback on all assessments, with the exception of the Qualifying examination which is computer marked..
To meet the requirements of the course and to be awarded the Masters degree all students must pass all summative assessments.