Danish marking scale

The ECTS marking scale

ECTS credits indicate the student workload required to complete a course. They reflect the relationship between the quantity of work required for each course and the quantity of work required to complete a full year of academic study at Business Academy Aarhus. 

In the ECTS system, 60 points represent the workload for one academic year of study (two semesters), whereas 30 points represent one semester. Points are only granted for completed courses. 

Danish MarkDefinitionECTS Mark
12 For an excellent performance displaying a high level of command of all aspects of the relevant material, with no or only a few minor weaknesses A
10 For a very good performance displaying a high level of command of most aspects of the relevant material, with only minor weaknesses B
7 For a good performance displaying a good command of the relevant material but also some weaknesses C
4 For a fair performance displaying some command of the relevant material but also some major weaknesses D
02 For a performance meeting only the minimum requirements of acceptance E
00 For a performance which does not meet the minimum requirements of acceptance Fx
-3 For a performance which is unacceptable in all respects F