Department of Sociology

Exam sub-board local rules: 2021/22

The Sub-Board of Examiners can set additional criteria for the award of Merit/Distinction. The Sub-Board of Examiners can also designate a course or courses as being critical to assessment for a programme and establish 'local rules' where the specific course(s) and/or marks will be given special consideration in the awarding of the degree.

The following programmes have Exam Sub-Board 'local rules'. Please click on the title of your programme of study (below) to see which 'local rules' apply to it.


Executive MSc Cities

MSc in City Design and Social Science

MSc in Culture and Society

MSc in Economy and Society (for students starting from 2021/22)

MSc in Economy, Risk and Society (for students starting before 2021/22)

MSc in Human Rights

MSc in Human Rights and Politics

MSc in Inequalities and Social Science

MSc in Political Sociology

MSc in Sociology