No extensions will be granted without an approved application for Special Consideration. There will be a deduction of 10% of the total available marks made from the total awarded mark for each 24 hour period or part thereof that the submission is late. For example, 25 hours late in submission for an assignment worth 10 marks – 20% penalty or 2 marks deducted from the total. No submission will be accepted after solutions have been posted.
- Students must achieve at least 20/40 in the final exam to be eligible to pass the unit.
- A second attempt will be provided for students that achieve a mark in the band 15/40 to 19.9/40 in the final exam.
- Students must achieve at least 15/20 in the practical lab reports to be eligible to pass the unit.
- An additional practical assessment task will be provided for students that achieve a mark in the band 10/20 to 14.9/20 in the practical lab report.
If you apply for Special Consideration for your final examination, you must make yourself available for the week after the completion of postgraduate exams. If you are not available at that time, there is no guarantee an additional examination time will be offered. Specific examination dates and times will be determined at a later date.
Second-chance hurdle examinations will also be offered in the week after the completion of postgraduate exams. You will be notified of your eligibility for a hurdle retry and you must also make yourself available during that week to take advantage of this opportunity.