Credits and GradingECTS: European System of Accumulating and Transferring of Credits
Credits: Course Credits according to the American System
Determination of Grades
a) Final grade of a course includes all the studies (mid-term exams, quizzes, land studies, practices, assignments, projects, workshops, seminars, attendance, laboratory studies, etc.) within a semester with respect to such course and the result of the final examinatiom according to the performane evaluation system of the course. The relevant lecturer announces the achievement evaluation system regarding the courses to be offered within one week following the beginning of each semester.
b) The achievement grades of a course are submitted to the relevant administra announced at personal page of each student provide by https://sais.epoka.edu.al/.
Semester and Cumulative GPA
A student’s Semester Point Average is computed by multiplying the numerical grade received in each course by the number of credits offered for each course, then dividing by the total number of credit hours studied during the term. Two digits after the comma in the division are rounded to the next whole number.
A student’s GPA is computed by multiplying the numerical grade received in each course by the number of credits offered for each course, then dividing by the total number of credit hours studied. However, only courses on the instructional program are considered when GPA is computed.
Failure, Achievement, Honor and High Honor
a) A student passing a course with CC is considered as successful. A student who takes FD and FF from a course, is considered as unsuccessful and has to repeat that course. A student with a grade point average of 2.00 and above and without a FD or FF grade in a course in the program is considered as successful. Students should pass all the courses in the program in order to satisfactorily complete the undergraduate preparation program.
b) Students whose GPA is below 1.80 are put on probationary status. Students on probation status at the end of the fourth semester cannot take course from the fifth semester until student meets the conditions of the probation. In order to leave the probation status student principally repeats some of the courses with a grade below CC. Otherwise student can not take the courses of the proceeding years.
c) At the end of each semester, students who have achieved all the courses of that semester and whose semester GPA is between 3.00 - 3.49 are placed in the honors list, and students whose semester GPA is between 3.50 - 4.00 are placed in the high honors list.
DiplomaThe student who successfully completes all the credit subjects and the diploma thesis, and who has accumulated required ECTS credits, is granted a diploma.
The program and the title proposed by the program Science Committee are noted on the second level studies diploma.