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Key Information Set 2016/17 - Written exam assessment percentage

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Key Information Set 2016/17

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Written exam assessment percentage

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Short nameWRITTEN

Percentage of assessment by written exams.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All CourseStages.


This field should contain the percentage of the assessment for the stage that is through written exams. See separate document for details on classifying assessment methods.

This field can contain a value in the range 0 - 100.

The sum of this field, CourseStage.COURSEWORK and CourseStage.PRACTICAL must equal 0 (in the case where there is no summative assessment in the year) or 100. Definitions of assessment methods are provided in the Calculations of assessment and learning and teaching methods guidance.

The percentage of assessment undertaken in each method should be based on the notional credit points associated with the type of assessment.

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Field length3
Minimum occurrences1
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: WRITTEN
Data type: IntPrcntType

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