4.1  The pass mark for any course in Academic programs is 50% or C- (equivalent to 1.67 points).

4.2  The maximum marks of any course are 100 and fractions will be transferred to the nearest round figure.

4.3  Student assessment may take a variety of forms appropriate to the course. These include:

Written examinations,

Practical examinations,

Oral or Viva examinations,

Project assessment,

Mid-term assessment,

Other approved forms of testing.

Final exams are usually given at the end of all courses.

4.4  The standard continuous assessment consists of:

Mid-term exam (30%)

Course work (20%)

Final exam (50%)

4.5  Any student who scores an “F” in all courses he/she studied in the first semester will be dismissed from SU.