UHAS Grading System: A Comprehensive Overview
The University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) has established a robust Grading System that evaluates students’ performance based on their achievements in Semester Examinations.
UHAS Grading System Breakdown (2023/2024)
For the academic year 2023/2024, UHAS employs a detailed grading scale to assess students’ accomplishments in courses:
- A (80-100): 4.0 – Excellent
- B+ (75-79): 3.5 – Very Good
- B (70-74): 3.0 – Good
- C+ (65-69): 2.5 – Very Fair
- C (60-64): 2.0 – Fair
- D+ (55-59): 1.5 – Satisfactory
- D (50-54): 1.0 – Barely Satisfactory
- E (0-49): 0 – Unsatisfactory
- X: Absent
Pass and Fail Criteria
Grades A to D signify a pass, while grade E denotes failure in a course. This well-defined system helps students understand their performance clearly.
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UHAS CGPA Classifications:
For diploma programs, UHAS employs specific Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) classifications in 2023:
- Distinction: CGPA of 3.5 – 4.0
- Credit: CGPA of 2.5 – 3.49
- Pass: CGPA of 1.0 – 2.49
- Fail: CGPA below -1.0
UHAS CGPA Classifications: BA Program
UHAS also classifies awards for the BA program using distinct CGPA ranges:
- First Class: CGPA of 3.5 – 4.00
- Second Class (Upper Division): CGPA of 3.0 – 3.49
- Second Class (Lower Division): CGPA of 2.5 – 2.99
- Third Class: CGPA of 2.0 – 2.49
- Pass: CGPA of 1.1 – 1.99
- Fail: CGPA below 1.0
Calculating CGPA: Insight into the Process
The Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) in Ghana is calculated by dividing a student’s total grade points earned up to a specific point by the total credits of all courses registered up to that moment.
This calculation method provides a comprehensive overview of a student’s academic progress.
The UHAS Grading System is a well-structured framework that offers students a clear and fair evaluation of their performance, enabling them to gauge their achievements effectively.