SMU supplementary exams 2023 results – Exam results SMU 2023 – Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences supplementary exam pass mark
How to qualify for supplementary exam at SMU
Supplementary examinations may be granted provided you received a sub-minimum of 40% in the examination. You cannot apply for a supplementary examination. Some modules do not make provision for supplementary examinations – this information will be included in your Tutorial Letters 101.
All supplementary examinations for modules that were written in October/November 2022 will be written during the January/February 2022 examination period
The university has resolved that all supplementary examinations for modules that were written in October/November 2022 will be administered during the January/February 2022 examination period.
This will assist students to expedite the writing of the assessment to enable them to reregister for the 2022 semester period. The examination timetables for the online supplementary examinations will be available from mid-December 2022.
Rules for Supplementary Examination
What happens if you fail a supplementary exam at SMU – What happens if you fail a supplementary exam SMU?
Supplementary examinations missed as a result of this will not be rescheduled, nor will you be granted any further examination opportunities. You may apply to purchase a copy of your examination answer book, only photocopies of the answer book will be made available.
After the supplementary exams
We recommend that you also visit SMU’s supplementary examinations website for SMU’s supplementary exam rules, dates, procedures and other important information: www.SMU.ac.za/exams
You can obtain your exam results via HERE
Remember, you won’t receive your exam results if you have outstanding student fees or library books. If you want to query your exam results, you must contact SMU within 3 months of your exam results being released. If we don’t hear from you within this period, we will regard all results as correct and complete.
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences Supplementary exams
If you qualify for a supplementary exam, it will be indicated in your examination results. Remember, you cannot apply for a supplementary exam. Visit the examinations website for more information.
Query your exam results
You may apply to have your exam answer book re-marked if you received a final mark of between 35% and 49% or between 68% and 74%. Re-marks are not available for modules which are assessed by means of online timed tests, orals or practical exams.
What’s the process?
The online application form is available on SMU website.
- Login to mySMU,
- Click on “Assessment Admin” and “Examination Results”.
- Pay the fee to have your exam answer book re-marked.
- Click here for the fee payable and click here for SMU’s payment methods and banking details.
- Re-register for the module before the closing date for registrations while you wait for the result of the re-mark.
- Visit the examinations website for more information.
I failed an exam. What do I do now?
Failing an exam can be overwhelming and you may not want to continue with your studies. But don’t give up! Reflect on what happened – this will help you gain some perspective about your situation. What can you do differently to pass your exam next time?
Reflect on how you prepared for your exams and what you would like to do differently. We suggest that you work through this exam self-reflection document.
Complete the DRIVER programme to further reflect on practical steps you can take to complete your examinations more effectively.
Contact a counsellor by sending an e-mail to counselling@SMU.ac.za if you require further support.