Both Formative (during the course) and Summative (end of the course) Assessments are planned. Summative assessment will carry 70% weightage and Formative assessments, 30%.
Formative Assessments comprise of Module-end Assessments and Assignments. You will need to clear module-end assessment before proceeding to the next module. The pass criteria is set at 60% and you will need to repeat the Module, till such time as you clear this assessment. You are encouraged to submit assignments that are tagged to each Module. At least 4 assignments need to be submitted to qualify for the Summative Assessment.
The Summative Assessment will be in the form of a final examination conducted after the classroom sessions.
You will have to secure 60% marks to pass and be awarded the diploma. If you get 85% or more, you will be awarded the Diploma with a distinction.
The duration for completing the Diploma will be 6 months. You will be allowed 3 attempts to clear the summative assessment.