PRESENTATION OF THE FACULTY OF LAW PRESENTATION INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Credit-unit System

Credit-unit System

In Sumy State University evaluation of student`s knowledge is going by the credit-unit system(CUS). Studying time-table foresees the distribution of academic year on two terms, each of them divided on three module cycles. At the end of every term you hold an examination period. Academic year consists of 60 credits, and the term – of about 30 credits of student`s educational work. Over the one week student accomplishes about 1,5 credits of educational work. Credit is a conditional minimal unit measure of the student`s educational work volume about the learning of a particular component of the curriculum or particular discipline, understanding by the student during the studying, which determines the sum of classwork and independent work of student and forms 36 academic hours. Grading scale of disciplines (R) determines in proportion to the general volume of training activity on discipline: R=40*K, К-general volume of training activity in credits.

Grading scale by the ECTS system

Amount of grades ECTS grade Grade by the national scale Definition
90-100 A 5(excellent) Excellent accomplishment, just with insignificant number of mistakes
82-89 B 4 (good) Above the average level with some mistakes
74-81 C In general accurate work with a certain number of mistakes
64-73 D 3(satisfactory) Rather good, but with insignificant number of faults
60-63 E Accomplishment satisfies minimal criteria
35-59 FX 2(unsatisfactory) Possible reexamination
0-34 F