the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, all trimester 2 examinations will be taking
place online through Moodle. The revised student exam timetable is now
these will be in the shape of a seven day open book exam, but some timed exams
will still take place following guidance from professional bodies. Full exam
guidance for students sitting these exams can be found here.
University’s aim is to ensure flexibility and support for students and staff in
both coursework and examinations. We must, however, balance this intention with
the absolute need to maintain academic standards, so students’ degree
qualifications are valid and valued by them and by employers in years to come.
information about how the exam diet will operate will be circulated as soon as
in light of the current challenges faced by staff, we’ve been
exploring which elements of the operational key dates calendar can be
amended to allow more time for critical activities and processes to be
undertaken. This includes marking and marks upload deadlines, as well as the
time allowed for Programme Assessment Boards and related processes.
changes will have consequences on other activities later in the academic
calendar, so these are being carefully considered to avoid any issues at a
later point for our students and staff. Any altered key dates will be confirmed