Assessment and awards

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Creating effective assessment and feedback

This section has resources to support assessment design and the creation of effective feedback. This includes computer-based assessment and esubmission.

Exam boards and regulations

Each NTU course is governed by a set of Common Assessment Regulations, except in respect of specialist courses that have their own regulations.

Marking, moderation and reviewing

This section includes links to policy and practice on marking, moderation and reviewing assessment e.g. through the use of data on student achievement.

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Information about the GBA framework at NTU

A range of resources is available which explains how assessment works at NTU, including how the final degree classification is determined. This can be found on the Assessment at NTU SharePoint site.


Useful links

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Quality Handbook sections relating to Common Assessment Regulations including:

  • Bachelor's and integrated Masters degrees
  • Foundation degrees
  • Taught postgraduate degrees
  • Master and Doctor of Philosophy
  • Professional doctorate degrees
  • PhD by Published Work.