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Assessment and Evaluation

The University of Buner follows the semester regulations and rules of the University of Peshawar. The resource person/Subject teacher formally evaluates students through a number of pedagogical assessment instruments during the semester. According to this, a subject is evaluated as: sessional evaluation, Mid Term and Final Term examinations.
A combination of the following may be employed constituting sessional evaluation:

  • Case Study
  • Presentation
  • Assignments
  • Quizzes
  • Class Participation
  • Attendance
  • Projects
  • Viva Voce (for lab courses)

Final Evaluation
A total of 100 marks are allocated to a course or a subject. These marks are normally assigned as per following.
Marks Breakdown for assessment of each course shall be made as follows:

 

S.No.
 

Item
Maximum Marks for Courses without Laboratory
(3 + 0)
Maximum Marks for Courses with Laboratory
(2 + 1) or (3+1)
1 Mid Terms
9th week
30% 30%
2 Quizzes/
Assignments/ Presentation/
Attendance/Laboratory
20%
( HoD/Teacher concerned will determine the distribution as per their requirement)
20%
( HoD/concerned Teacher will determine the distribution as per their requirement)
3. Final Terms
18th week
50% 50%

Note-1: The format of the question paper(s) shall be designed by the concerned teacher(s) in such a way that it should explore the students’ grasp of the subject and originality of thoughts/concept clearance and not only the stored up knowledge. All the subjective and objective questions should be on higher cognitive level.

  • MID TERM- 30%: (duration 1.5 hour) Number &Nature of test questions: Ten objective type questionsof 1 mark each.Two essay type questions of 10 marks each with no choice.
Nature of Question Paper No. of Questions Marks Allotted
Objective Type 10 10 (01 mark each)
Essay Type 02 20 (10 marks each)

 

  • FINAL TERM   (duration 2.0 hours) Number &Nature of test questions: Ten objective type questions of 20 marks. Three essay type questions of 10 marks each with no choice.
Nature of Question Paper No. of Questions Marks Allotted
Objective Type 10 20 (02 marks each)
Essay Type 03 30 (10 marks each)

 

Note-2:

  • The Final Term paper shall cover 20% from Mid Term and 80% from the Final Term courses. Every teacher shall be required to inform the students regarding this distribution in the beginning of the Semester.
  • The viva-voce of internship/research report shall be conducted by a committee comprising:
  • Head of concerned department
  • Teacher concerned
  • One senior faculty member of the department concerned
For thesis an external examiner may be appointed and paid remuneration as per university rules.