Syllabus for BSS Honors in Social Work 7 Affiliated Colleges
University of Dhaka
Syllabus for BSS Honors in Social Work (Affiliated Colleges)
(Sessions: 2017-2018 and 2018-2019)
A student will get individual Grade Point or Letter Grade for every complete course. Usually upon completion of each year, a Grade Point Average (GPA) is calculated by using the following formula where individual GP and credit of the course are considered.
The Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) will be calculated by the same formula where the only difference is that while calculating the GPA of a year, the credit and GPA of only the courses of that particular year be considered, whereas in calculating CGPA, the Grade Point and Credit of all courses completed shall be considered. The Grading Structure as given below be followed:
In the Transcript/Grade Sheet, only the Letter Grade and the Corresponding Grade Points, and finally, the CGPA, not the numerical marks, will be shown.
a. Final examination of Bachelor of Social Sciences in Social Work will be held at the end of 40 weeks of each year.
b. There will be provision for improvement of result which will be allowed only once during the continuance of the study program. Student having obtained C grade or below will be allowed to retake the course and that only once and the better grade will be taken for CGPA calculation.
c. In the Final Examinations, 8 (eight) questions will be set in each course and students shall have to answer any five of them. Time for the final examinations will be 4 (four) hours.
Comprehensive Examination will be conducted to test overall knowledge of the students on the courses studied. The comprehensive examination will consist of one written examination.
The concerned Examination Committee will take Viva- Voce.