The University of Aberdeen


Assessment is by one two-hour examination (total 75%), and by one continuous assessment assignment (total 25%). In order to pass the course, candidates must obtain an overall pass mark for both the examination and the assignment (calculated with the above weights).


You must submit your assignment work by the set deadline, or a late penalty will be applied. The deadline is included in the assignment instructions below and will be posted on the Level 3 Home Pages.

Deadline is 12:00, Friday November 14 2014. Submission Box is near G01 (Meston, ground floor).


The exam will take 2 hours. Note: From June 2010 onwards, the exam will consist of a free choice of two questions out of three.

Sample exam paper (others are available from the library website):