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Natural Sciences

Answer to a frequenly asked question

Will my first year marks count towards my final degree classification ?

No. You need to pass all your first year modules, but the marks that you obtain do not contribute towards you final degree classification.

If you are taking a B.Sc. degree within Natural Sciences, then the second and third years are weighted in the ratio 2:3.

If you are taking an M.Sci. degree within Natural Sciences, then the second, third and fourth years are weighted in the ratio 2:3:4.

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For more information about the Natural Sciences degree programme, please contact:

Dr. James Blowey
Deputy Head of Faculty
Faculty of Science Office
Level 3 Chemistry Building
Durham University

Tel: 0191 334 1014
Fax: 0191 334 1018

WWW: Natural Sciences home page

The Natural Sciences web pages are maintained by James Blowey