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Athabasca University

Examinations and Grades

6.1 Examinations

Assignments and examinations are the basic means of evaluating your knowledge and understanding of course content. Your final grade for a course is normally determined by a weighted average of the marks for all assignments and examinations completed in the course. You should review the Course Syllabus for specifics.

The following section contains information related to taking Athabasca University examinations and grades.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2015 to Aug. 31, 2016.

Updated July 29 2015 by laurab

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