- One written examination, not exceeding three hours at the end of semester, worth 60%;
- A 90-minute mid-semester test, worth 10%;
- Continuous assessment, worth 30%, that is comprised of:
- Pre-lab questions and in-class laboratory outcomes in small groups (2-3 students);
- Multiple group assignments (2-3 students) and;
- Workshop quizzes assessing both theory and practical laboratory skills.
Hurdle requirement: Students must pass the written exam to pass the subject.
Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1 and 2 are assessed in the final written examination, the mid-semester test, workshop quizzes, and group assignments. ILOs 3 and 4 are assessed as part of the pre-lab questions and in-class laboratory outcomes.