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POLICIES, PROCEDURES AND REGULATIONS

Final Examinations and Final Grades in Courses

Approval Authority: Senate, January 22, 1998

Signature “Harriet Lewis” Secretary of Senate
Policy
  
With the exception of courses explicitly required for certification by a professional body, or other exceptions agreed to by Senate, students pass or fail a course on the basis of their final course average, without the additional requirement of having to obtain a passing grade on a final examination.
 
This policy does not exclude the possibility of a final examination representing more than 50% of the final grade in a particular course or the requirement that a student pass a specific course lab component.