Assessment Regulations

Information and resources to assist departments with implementation of the University's assessment regulations (Senate Regulation 7)

The University's Assessment Regulations aim to

  • meet the expectations set out in the QAA’s Quality Code
  • ensure a consistent approach to assessment and awards across the institution

Assessment & Award Flow Diagram

Regulations FAQs

Senate Approved Assessment Regulations - See Senate Regulation 7

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Quick guide to the 2013 changes for departments (PDF)

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Handbook for Panels and Boards (PDF)
This Handbook is updated and reissued annually.

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Guidance on marking moderation (PDF) - approved May 2015. To be read in conjunction with Senate Regulation 7

2013 FAQ Archive

Contact us

Guide to printing

Briefing Sessions Grading Structure

College Briefing Sessions (held May 2013)

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Secretaries of Panels and Boards Briefing Handout (PDF)

Undergraduate SITS grading structure (assessment level and module level)

Postgraduate SITS grading structure (assessment level and module level)

Full Undergraduate grading structure including Disciplinary grades (assessment level and module level)

Full Postgraduate grading structure including Disciplinary grades (assessment level and module level)

External Examiners Panels and Boards

Word Letter from Heads of Departments (Word)

Word Revised form (Word) and Word process guidance (Word) for nomination of new external examiners

Board of Examiner meeting dates

Panel of Examiner meeting dates

Allocated ARRs, data officers and secretaries - now shown above

Student Records System Training Board and Panel Data Collection Forms (new):

Marks Entry training

What's Changed for 2015/16 - Marks Entry

Marks entry - step-by-step guides

MyStudentRecord - through the eyes of an applicant/student

Business Objects Introduction Training

Business Objects Help

Progression codes

Panel information - NEW

Panel information - REVISED

Board information - NEW

Board information - REVISED

Word Template Agenda for Panel of Examiners meeting (Word)

Word Template Agenda for Board of Examiners meeting (Word)

Word Template Minutes for Board of Examiners meeting (Word)

Word Template Attendance List for Board of Examiners (Word)

Adobe Acrobat (PDF) Template for notification of Chair's action - how to correctly complete the form (PDF)

Word Template for Notification of Chair's Actions (Word)

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