Assessment Services

Examination Timetables

Examination timetables are generated by the SREO in line with assessment information held in the Book of Modules.

Examination timetables are circulated in provisional format for review to ensure any required changes are identified and implemented in advance of the confirmed examination dates.

Examination dates/times scheduled by the SREO reflect the final submission deadline for that examination.

Exam Paper Cover Sheets

All online examinations must include a cover sheet and be formatted as per SREO guidelines. Please contact Margo Hill for more information.

University Examination Boards

Examination Boards are scheduled in line with the information held in the Marks and Standards for a programme.

The Examination Board timetable is confidential and should not be shared with students.

Examination Boards will be held on MS Teams until such time as public health guidelines allow for in-person attendance.

Broadsheets will be available via ITS - and should be reviewed by all programme representatives in advance of the institutional Examination Board. Programme representatives must be fully informed and empowered to enable full discussion and decision-making at the Examination Board.

Where applicable – where University Examination Boards are made aware of substantiated Mitigating circumstances, that University Examination Boards may approve Waiver of Capping at Supplemental Examination.

For more information on Examination Boards, see Section 14 of the Online Examinations - Guide for Module Co-ordinators.

 

Marks & Standards

The Marks and Standards for each programme must be reviewed and confirmed in advance of each academic year to ensure they are reflective of the programme requirements.  

Click here to view Marks and Standards for all programmes

Marks Return & Broadsheets

Marks returned for a student will be subjected to the Marks and Standards for the relevant programme to generate the final mark and judgement for that student.

The full breakdown of modules taken, marks achieved in those modules, the resultant judgements, in addition to the overall mark and judgement for the student will appear on the programme broadsheet for presentation at Examination Board.

Broadsheets will be available via ITS - and should be reviewed by all programme representatives in advance of the institutional Examination Board.

On-Campus Exam Invigilation

In line with prevailing public health recommendations, please contact the SREO in the  exceptional circumstance that an in-person examination may need to be considered.

Such a request should be made significantly in advance of the scheduled examination.

Office of the VP for Learning and Teaching

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East Wing, Main Quadrangle, UCC

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