Assessment Regulations, Policies, and Guidelines

Assessment Regulations

This includes:

  • Assessment Setting and Scrutiny
  • Marking Practices
  • Word Counts and Limits
  • Post-Assessment Quality Assurance, including Moderation
  • Late Submission of Work & Penalties
  • Recycling of Assessment Content
  • Use of Academic Integrity Tools Including Text-Matching Software Policy
  • Moderation of Assessment & Cohort Moderation at Module Boards
  • Generic Marking Scales
  • Assessment Lifecycle

Assessment Category Guidance for Staff

Invigilation Procedures for Examinations

Internal Moderation Form

Boards of Examiners

Policy on Giving Effective Feedback on Assessed Work

Guidance to Schools on the Abandonment of Assessments

General Regulations for Programmes


Student Code of Conduct for Assessments

Fixed-Time Regulations for Candidates

Student Guide to Exceptional Circumstances

Guidance to International Students on making a request to sit a referred or deferred examination at an overseas centre (staff only).

Students who require further information are requested to contact their Programme Director. 


For our regulations on student discipline, please click here


For advice or guidance please contact the Quality Team.