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Programme structure: Czech and German (BA) - what's running in 2016/17

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Unit name Unit code Credit points Status
Czech Language 3 RUSS30029 20 Mandatory
Students must choose at least one but no more than two from the following list:
Russia in the 1990s: A Decade of Chaos? RUSS30065 20 Optional
Plus
German Language 3 GERM30001 20 Mandatory
Students must choose at least one but no more than three units from the following:
Current Topics in Modern Sociolinguistics GERM30047 20 Optional
Precursors of Modernism: Heine, Buchner, Kleist GERM30057 20 Optional
Centre of Attraction: Mitte and Mainstream in Germany's Political Culture GERM30059 20 Optional
After The Wall: Remembering the GDR GERM32060 20 Optional
Students may choose up to one unit from the following list:
Independent Study 1 MODL30005 20 Optional
Translating in a Professional Context MODL30010 20 Optional
Teaching Modern Languages as a Foreign Language MODL30013 20 Optional
Communism in Europe MODL30001 20 Optional
Students may choose the following unit:
Catalan Language (follow-on) MODL30011 20 Optional
Czech and German (BA)   120  

Progression/award requirements

Unit Pass Mark for Undergraduate Programmes:

  • 40 out of 100 – for level C/4, I/5 & H/6 units
  • 50 out of 100 – for level M/7 units

For details on the weightings for classifying undergraduate degrees, please see the Agreed Weightings, by Faculty, to be applied for the Purposes of Calculating the Final Programme Mark and Degree Classification in Undergraduate Programmes.

For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.

Please refer to the specific progression/award requirements for programmes with a preliminary year of study, and the Gateway programmes or for International Foundation Programmes please see the student handbook available on Blackboard.

Exit awards

All undergraduate degree programmes allow the opportunity for a student to exit from a programme with a Diploma or Certificate of Higher Education.

  • To be awarded a Diploma of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 240 credit points, of which at least 90 must be at level 5.
  • To be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education, a student must have successfully completed 120 credit points at level 4.

Integrated Master's degrees may also allow the opportunity for a student to exit from the programme with an equivalent Bachelor's degree where a student has achieved 360 credit points, of which 90 must be at level 6, and has successfully met any additional criteria as described in the programme specification.

The opportunities for a student to exit from one of the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry with an Award is outlined in the relevant Programme Regulations (which are available as an annex in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes).

Degree classifications:

  • First Class Honours 70 and above
  • Second Class Honours, First Division 60-69
  • Second Class Honours, Second Division 50-59
  • Third Class Honours 40-49
  • Fail 39 and below

An Ordinary degree can be awarded if a student has successfully completed at least 300 credits with a minimum of 60 credits at Level 6.

The pass mark for the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine and Dentistry is 50 out of 100. The classification of a degree in the professional programmes in Veterinary Science, Medicine, and Dentistry is provided in the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes.

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