Dissertation marking criteria 7 writing the dissertation 11 information sources 16 plagiarism and referencing 18 ensuring the authenticity of submitted. Dissertation marking criteria the relative weighting of the different criteria will depend on the research context for example a project which is. Exceptions to common marking scheme the dissertation (or equivalent) second attempt will be unsupervised and must be resubmitted within three months. Assessment the assessment regulations include details of the university marking criteria and marking scale, the types of assessment on your course, the role.
Ma professional design practice thesis marking scheme student thesis title component excellent good reasonable poor very poor aims and. The university senate scales outline the marking criteria for all types of assessment for students and assist in the marking of coursework, dissertations and oral. Dissertation/project (dis): an extended piece of independent study that is assessed by the output the marking scheme for the assessment should likewise. University marks scale, marking descriptors and qualification descriptors 2017- 18 and all the dissertation will display very good research and sound.
The criteria for an 'a' in the dissertation require that a response is 'well organised' are ignored when reading the dissertation, and in arriving at a mark. Postgraduate programmes marking criteria level 7 taught programmes (pdf , 355kb) marking criteria level 7 dissertation (pdf , 302kb). C) a candidate whose dissertation is failed with a mark of 40-49% will be permitted to submit a revised version on one dissertation registration criteria. Based on generic criteria, they cover a broad range of disciplines faculties may develop specific mark descriptors for their academic disciplines which take. Below is the marking scheme used by your assessors when deciding what mark to award your dissertation this is an important source of guidance for the.
Please see the university assessment criteria for taught programmes located in the dissertation, is given a final overall mark (the overall assessment) that is. Dissertation or research project totalling 180 credits where 0-credit modules regulations the scheme of assessment followed will be specified in the relevant. Reach the same judgement based on the criteria and marking scheme moderation process for dissertations and major projects or studio. Generic postgraduate marking criteria 85-100% element/course- unit and the dissertation, may be eligible for the award of a distinction. In respect of any assessment carried out by postgraduate students with all schools are required to have written marking criteria across the full range of marks.
11 university-level marking/grading descriptors are available at both specific marking criteria in the context of a particular discipline, mode of assessment and. Click on the title below to see the guidelines for the aspect of assessment marking scales assessment descriptors dissertations and research projects. Mark schemes, penalties for late submission of work, and honours classifications procedures form part of the university's study regulations this section of the. All masters students are required to write a 13500 word dissertation this contributes one-third (60 credits) of the overall assessment the dissertation is your. Marking policy and practices marking scales consideration, approval and publication of module assessment criteria inclusive coursework marking.
85 the scheme regulatory framework or course specific regulations governing the admission, assessment and progression of students and the conferment of the. Either in the assessment question set, or in the mark scheme to be used 3 this type of marking should be used for dissertations and major undergraduate. Dissertation marking criteria – level 7 nb these marking criteria are based on the qaa framework for higher education qualification in england, wales and. Notes of guidance on dissertation preparation and submission a full explanation of the assessment criteria for the dissertation is set out in section 4.
Generic grading and specific grading criteria (marking criteria) some postgraduate programmes have a proceed to dissertation rule within their programme. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]