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1 Coventry University s Curriculum Framework Sally Sykes Principal Registry Officer Quality & Research Support, Registry

2 Overview Main features of the curriculum framework Modules Programmes of study Assessment and reassessment Progression Awards

3 Main features of Undergraduate degree programmes Well-defined, named routes for courses; with most having a single or double subject focus Some opportunities for student choice F/T UG programmes comprise 120 credits per year of academic study. P/T students generally take half the fulltime load Courses normally delivered over a 30 week academic year, but module delivery patterns may vary

4 Other undergraduate awards HNCs and HNDs - non-nqf, Centre approved awards offered under Licence from Edexcel. Foundation Degrees Lifelong Learning Professional Development awards Graduate awards

5 Main features of Postgraduate degree programmes Well-defined, named routes for courses; with most having a single focus or specialism Usually some choice, but less than at undergraduate level F/T Masters courses comprise 180 credits per year of academic study Courses normally delivered over 45 weeks but module delivery patterns may vary Two stages: Progression from PgD stage to Masters

6 Defining a module A module is: A unit of study which has defined learning outcomes, assessment methods that enable students to demonstrate achievement of these outcomes, and a specified number of credits awarded upon successful completion. Module size in the current framework Undergraduate Single module = 20 credits (Mode C) Postgraduate Single module = 10 credits (mode P)

7 Student effort Undergraduates: 40 hour week multiply by 30 weeks divide by 120 credits gives 10 hours of student effort per credit 20 credit module = 200 hours effort Postgraduates: 40 hour week multiply by 45 weeks divide by 180 credits gives 10 hours of student effort per credit 10 credit module = 100 hours effort

8 Module levels Level Z NICAT level 3 Level 1 Level F1 and F2 NICAT level 4 Level 2 Level H1 and H2 NICAT level 5 Level 3 NICAT level 6 Level M NICAT level 7

9 Module status Within a course or programme of study, a module may be designated Mandatory Option Add+vantage (Undergraduate Mode C courses) Pre- and Co-requisites

10 Assessment 40% pass mark for all modules Overall module mark may comprise marks of a number of assessment tasks (e.g. CW & Exam, Project Report & Presentation) Some compensation between components

11 Reassessment and Deferral Resit - All students are required to make an attempt at all assessed aspects of their course. This includes coursework, presentations, examination etc. Students who don t will not be allowed a re-sit attempt. Repeat Deferred attempt

12 Progression Progression to the next stage of the course only if the pre-requisites for a full standard programme of modules at the next level have been met. Must have achieved at least 90 credits

13 Undergraduate Awards credit requirements (Mode C) Academic Award Total Minimum credits to be passed Level Level 1 2 Level 3 Degree with Honours plus 100 plus 100 Unclassified Degree plus 80 plus 80 Diploma of Higher Education Certificate of Higher Education plus

14 Undergraduate Awards Classification calculation (Mode C) Either The average mark of the 100 credits worth of modules with the highest mark at level 3 or above Or The average mark of the 220 credits worth of modules with the highest mark at level 2 or above. Classification boundaries are 70%, 60%, 50% and 40% Courses may specify certain modules which must be included in the calculation (e.g. project) Marks of condoned modules may not be used in the classification calculation

15 Postgraduate awards Credit requirements Award Credit requirement Taught Masters 180 Postgraduate Diploma 120 Postgraduate Certificate 60 PgC, PgD and Masters wards may be made with merit or distinction

16 Key points Subject orientated courses designed within modular framework 10 hours of total student effort per credit The initial digit of the module code signifies the level of the module, the suffix indicates the subject area Modules may be classed as Mandatory, Option or Add+vantage (Undergraduate Mode C)

17 More key points Pass mark for each module is 40% Reassessment opportunity is dependent on students making an attempt at the assessment at the first opportunity Progression is dependent on satisfying prerequisites Multiple exit points and awards

18 Any questions?

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