Students must take the graded module exams in the order listed in the course. Deadlines for exams are provided in the Course Schedule and on the calendar.
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The table below depicts the number of items, point values, and time limits for each exam in the course.
|Module||Exam||Total number of items on exam||Point value for each item||Total point value for exam||Time allowed for exam|
|1||Required Comprehensive Examination Pre-test||100||1 point per item||
100 points (DOES NOT COUNT
|2||Women's Health Primary Care Module Exam||30||0.5 point per item||15 points||40 minutes|
|3||Antepartum Module Exam||40||0.5 point per item||20 points||50 minutes|
|4||Intrapartum Module Exam||40||0.5 point per item||20 points||50 minutes|
|5||Postpartum Module Exam||30||0.5 point per item||15 points||40 minutes|
|6||Newborn Module Exam||30||0.5 point per item||15 points||40 minutes|
|7||Well Woman-GYN Module Exam||30||0.5 point per item||15 points||40 minutes|
|End of course||Final Comprehensive Exam||175||1 point per item||175 points||240 minutes|
|Total course points||275 points|
This exam must be taken last, as it is meant to prepare students for the lengthy AMCB exam. To align with the AMCB exam, the 175-item final comprehensive exam contains the following breakdown of domain area items. Within each area, approximately 2/3 of items address normal and 1/3 address deviations from normal.