If you have produced satisfactory progress reports and met the deadlines, you will already have accrued up to 10% for the development of your protocol.

Your literature review or short epidemiological study will be marked as your other coursework, and moderated as with all course work. A grade will be awarded that contributes 90% proportionally towards your final grade for the module.

You will qualify for a distinction if the weighted average for the 120 credits is 70% or over.