Academic Services


Assessment is governed by the Assessment Regulations, which are supplemented by principles and guidance.

Assessment regulations

The Assessment Regulations set minimum requirements and standards for students and staff, expressing in practical form the academic goals and policies of the University.

Boards of examiners

Policy and guidance to support the operation of Boards of Examiners.

Degree classification

The University's approach to classifying undergraduate Honours degrees.

Advice on feedback

The Institute for Academic Development's (IAD) website has case studies which provide great examples of colleagues' effective and innovative practices. The IAD website also includes guidance, information regarding courses and support, and other resources on assessment and feedback.

IAD Information on Assessment and Feedback

Related links

Degree regulations and programmes of study

Good Practice - Assessment and Feedback