Scheme for the Award of a Taught Master's Degree for students entering from 2008/09: Sub-Board 'local rules'
Please read the following local rules in conjunction with the relevant scheme paragraph in the Classification Scheme for this programme:
These Exam Sub-Board 'local rules' apply to the following programmes:
MSc Economic History
MSc Global History (withdrawn 17/18)
MA Global Studies: A European Perspective (these rules apply only to the programme students study while at LSE)
LSE-Sciences Po Double Degree in Development Economics and Economic History (these rules apply only to the programme students study while at LSE) (withdrawn)
MSc Political Economy of Late Development
MSc Quantitative Economic History
MRes Quantitative Economic History
Course critical to assessment:
Distinction/Merit borderline (scheme paragraph 3.3.2):
Classification for students with mark profiles falling into this range will be determined according to an aggregate formula: a Distinction if the student has achieved an average of > 67.5%
Merit/Pass borderline (scheme paragraph 3.3.4):
Classification for students with mark profiles falling into this range will always be determined to the advantage of the student.
For further information on Exam Sub-Board local rules, please contact Martin Johnson