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No 6417

Wednesday 2 March 2016

Vol cxlvi No 22

pp. 408–413

Form and conduct of examinations, 2016

Notices by Faculty Boards, or other bodies concerned, of changes to the form and conduct of certain examinations to be held in 2016, by comparison with those examinations in 2015, are published below. Complete details of the form and conduct of all examinations are available from the Faculties or Departments concerned.

Human, Social, and Political Sciences Tripos, Part II, 2015–16: Correction

The notice published on 29 July 2015 (Reporter, 6395, 2014–15, p. 824) included information relating to Paper ARC24 (Mesopotamian culture I: Literature) that was incorrect. The entry should have included mention of assessed essays in addition to a written examination, and should have read as follows:

Archaeology courses available in 2015–16


Mesopotamian culture I: Literature

The paper will be assessed by a two-hour examination, worth 60% of the overall mark, and by three assessed essays, worth 40% of the overall mark. The relative weight of the examination questions will be specified in the paper. The assessed essays will be of equal weight.

The Faculty Board of Human, Social, and Political Science has confirmed that no candidate’s preparation for the examination in 2016 will be affected.