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Legal Notice 288 of 2011 ­ Malta Government Gazette No. 18,782 ­ 22 July 2011
Amended by:
Legal Notice 36 of 2014 – Malta Government Gazette No. 19,204 – 31 January 2014


EDUCATION ACT (CAP. 327)

Bye-Laws of 2011 in terms of the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2004 for the Degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies - B.Sc. (Hons) - under the auspices of the Faculty for the Built Environment

IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred upon him by articles 74(5) and 75(6) of the Education Act (Cap. 327), the Chancellor of the University of Malta has promulgated the following bye-laws made by the Board of the Faculty for the Built Environment in virtue of the powers conferred upon it by article 81 (1) of the said Act and which have been approved by the Senate of the University of Malta as required by article 81 (2) of the said Act:

Citation and Interpretation

1. (1) These bye-laws may be cited as the Bye-Laws of 2011 in terms of the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2004 for the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies - B.Sc. (Hons) - under the auspices of the Faculty for the Built Environment.

(2) In these bye-laws, unless the context otherwise requires -

"the Board" means the Board of the Faculty for the Built Environment;

"the Course" means the programme of study leading to the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies ­ B.Sc. (Hons);

"the Degree" means the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Built Environment Studies ­ B.Sc. (Hons); and

"the Principal Regulations" means the General Regulations for University Undergraduate Awards, 2004.

Applicability

2. These bye-laws shall be applicable for courses commencing in October 2011 or later.

Special Course Requirements for Admission

3. To be registered as regular students in the Course, applicants shall, apart from satisfying the general requirements for admission as specified in the Admission Regulations, be in possession of the special course requirements listed hereunder:

(a) the Diploma in Design Foundation Studies; and

(b) two passes at Advanced Matriculation Level at Grade C or better in:
(i) Pure Mathematics or Applied Mathematics (Mechanics); and
(ii) Physics; and

(c) a pass at Intermediate Matriculation Level in one of the following subjects: Applied Mathematics (Mechanics) (unless offered at Advanced Matriculation Level), Art, Chemistry, Computing, Engineering Drawing and Graphical Communication, English, History, Information Technology, Philosophy, Pure Mathematics (unless offered at Advanced Matriculation Level), and Sociology.


Course Duration

4. The Course shall extend over a period of three years of full-time study.

Programme of Study

5. The Board shall publish the programme of study before the commencement of each Course. Subject to changes that the Board may, with the approval of Senate, be constrained to make, students are bound to follow the study-units and obtain the credits as indicated in the programme of study for the Degree, provided that the programme of study is drawn up in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Principal Regulations.

6. Students shall be required to register and pass in study-units to which a total of 180 credits are assigned.

Classification of the Award

7. The Final Weighted Average Mark for the classification of the Degree shall be based on the results obtained in the three years of the Course, which shall be weighted as follows:

First Year Average Mark - 20%
Second Year Average Mark - 30%
Third Year Average Mark - 50%

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