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Assessment

The Assessment Regulations include details of the University Marking Criteria and Marking Scale, the types of assessment on your course, the role of the Exam Board and what will happen if you fail a piece of work.

The regulations also describe the ways in which the University ensures that marking is fair and accurate through internal and external moderation.

2018-19 Assessment Regulations

The following regulations apply to all taught higher education students enrolling after 1 September 2017:

Assessment Regulations 18-19 (PDF 197KB)

Assessment Policy

The following policies apply to all taught higher education students enrolling after 1 September 2017:

Assessment Policy 18-19 (PDF 290KB)

Anonymous Marking Policy (PDF 99KB)

Assessment Feedback Turnaround Policy (PDF 96KB)

Guidance for Students

The following guidance documents provide students with key information on important elements of the Assessment Regulations including the University Marking Scale and the Marking Criteria, how to submit work, and what happens is you fail an assessment:

The University 15 Point Marking Scale and marks calculation (PDF 123KB)

UAL Marking Scale 15 Point Marking Scale and Marks Calculation for students enrolled FROM September 2017

Undergraduate Marking Criteria Matrix (PDF 124KB)

Postgraduate Marking Criteria Matrix (PDF 67KB) ‌

Student Guide to Assessment Submissions 18-19 (PDF 695KB)

Student Guide to Failure and Retrieval 18-19 (PDF 572KB)