Extended Common Marking Schemes are used to mark and/or grade all of the assessments which make up your programme.
The University operates the following Extended Common Marking Schemes:
|CMS1:||Undergraduate degree assessment (except BVM&S and MBChB)|
|CMS2:||Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery (BVM&S)|
|CMS3:||Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB)|
|CMS4:||Postgraduate Assessment Mark|
|CMS5:||Edinburgh College of Art Degree Programmes which use the Assessment Grade Scheme (ECA degree programmes which do not use the Assessment Grade Scheme use CMS1 and CMS4).|
The Extended Common Marking Scheme which is used is CMS4.
For further information on the University’s Extended Common Marking Schemes, including a breakdown of the marking criteria, please see the below link: