Grading System

 

The Hashemite University has adopted the figure system since the academic year 1997/1998 instead of the score system. According to this system, the average degree is calculated out of four points as in the following :

 

1. The minimums average of the "pass" score is as follows:


Degree

Grade

Bachelor

D

Diploma

C

Master

C+

Remedial Courses for the Master level

c-

 

2. The Course scores are classified according to the following table:


Grade

Scores (points)

A+

4

A

3.75

A-

3.50

B+

3.25

B

3.00

B-

2.75

C+

2.50

C

2.25

C-

2.00

D+

1.75

D

1.50

E

0.00

 

3. The average scores for each semester are shown as in the following table.


Scores

Evaluation

3.5 - 4

Excellent

3 - 3.49

Very Good

2.5 - 2.99

Good

2- 2.99

Pass

Below 2

fail

 

I. The average degree is calculated by multiplying the scores of each course by the number of credit hours for each course include in the average ; and this total is divided on the number of the credit hours.

 

II. The semester degree average is the total average of the courses scores taken by the student in that semester.

 

III. The accumulative degree is the average of all the course scores that the student has got.

 

IV. The semester degree average is multiplied by the near two decimal ranks.

 

4. The minimum grading system for the graduation evaluation is presented as below:


Degree

Evaluation

Bachelor

Pass

Diploma

Good

Master

Very Good