- One 2 hour end of semester examination (50%). Intended Learning Outcomes (ILOs) 1 to 8 are addressed in the examination
- Four written team-based assignments (10% each, 40% in total) each with 3 team members and each a minimum of 1000 words (maximum of 2000 words) requiring 10 to 12 hours of work per student. Due between week 5 and week 12. ILOs 2, 3, 7 and 8 are addressed in these assignments
- Attendance and participation in one laboratory class with a written assignment of a minimum of 1000 words (maximum of 2000 words) (10%) requiring 10 to 12 hours of work including preparation. Due between week 8 to week 11. ILOs 5 and 6 are addressed in this assessment
Hurdle Requirement: Students must pass both assignment and examination components to pass the subject
Note: Students are required to participate in a peer assessment process to allow the coordinator to allocate individual marks for the group assignments.