Sadakathullah Appa College

(An Autonomous Institution)

SCHEME OF EXAMINATIONS UNDER CBCS (2008 - 2009 ONWARDS)

The medium of instruction in all UG and PG courses is English and students shall write the CIA and semester examination in English.

Distribution of marks for CIA and semester Exams.

Under Graduate Courses

SUBJECT

TOTAL MARKS

CIA MARKS

SEMESTER EXAM

PASSING MINIMUM

SEM.EXAM

OVERALL

Theory

100

25

75

26

35

Practical

100

40

60

21

35

Post Graduate Courses

SUBJECT

TOTAL MARKS

CIA MARKS

SEMESTER EXAM

PASSING MINIMUM

SEM.EXAM

OVERALL

Theory

100

25

75

38

50

Practical

100

40

60

30

50

Division of Marks under CIA

SUBJECT

TEST

ASSIGNMENT FOR UG / ASSIGNMENT OR SEMINAR FOR PG

TOTAL

Theory

20

5

25

Practical

40

-

40

Two tests will be conducted for CIA and the average will be taken. The first test will be based on 2.5 units of the syllabus and the second test will be based on the remaining 2.5 units of the syallabus

One assignment for Under Graduate Courses and one assignment or seminar for Post Graduate Courses.

Two practical examinations will be conducted in the even semester and average will be taken.

Question Paper pattern for CIA and Semester Examinations (Theory) (UG & PG)

Duration : 3 Hrs Maximum Marks : 75

The question paper consists of Part A , Part B and Part C.

All Questions are compulsory.

While preparing question paper, equal importance should be given to all the units.

Part A (10 X 1 = 10 ) - 10 Questions - objective type. (for UG) - One word answers (for PG)

Part B ( 5 X 4 = 20 ) - 5 Questions - either or type.

PartC ( 5 X 9= 45) - 5 Questions - either or type.

SUBJECT

PART A

PARTS

PARTC

Part I - Tamil /Arabic

Part II - English

Part III - English

MCQ

250 words

600 words

Part III - Other majors and Part IV

MCQ

No word limit

No word limit