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Genetics & The Evolution of Life (BIOL10005) // Assessment

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Assessment

Description

  • work related to practical classes during the semester with a combination of assessment of practical skills within the practical class, written work within the practical not exceeding 500 words; and 2-3 short multiple choice tests (25%);
  • completion of regular tests on e-learning and skill workshop activities spaced at approximately fortnightly intervals throughout the semester, (3-4% each; total 20%);
  • a written assignment not exceeding 500 words (5%),
  • a 3 hour examination on theory and practical work in the examination period (50%)

Satisfactory completion of practical work is necessary to pass the subject (i.e. an 80% attendance at the practical classes together with a result for the assessed practical work of at least 50%). A pass (50%) on the examination is also necessary to pass the subject