"Academic Matters" 14 SubCategories 84 FAQs
I started my course in October, can I transfer to a February start? I have withdrawn from University but wish to resume on the same course. What do I do? I am a sanctioned student. How can I submit my assignment? I want to transfer to another institution. How do I go about this? What is the Postgraduate and CPD Centre project? What is a PAL leader and how do i become one? How do I contact a member of staff? Who is my course administrator?
PAD General enquiry
Who can access Study Hub? Can a group of students visit the Study Hub together? Where can I access online information about how to write assignments? Where can I access online information about how to write a dissertation? Where can I access online information about how to prepare for exams? Where can I access online information about how to reference and avoid plagiarism? Where can I access online information about how to improve my maths? Where can I find details of upcoming Study Hub workshops? How do I access the PAD BREO site? How do I book an appointment with a PAD tutor? How can the Learning Resources Study Hub help me?
I have submitted the wrong assignment, what can I do? I am unable to submit my assignment through the normal channels. I have to post it to the University. What should I do? Where can I use a photocopier or or bind my assignments? How do I pass my units? I have lost my email receipt from submitting my assignment. What should I do? I am submitting a group assignment. How can I submit this using the automated assignment handling? I have tried to submit my assignment using the automated assignment area but the machine will not read the barcode. What should I do? There was no Electronic Management System (EMS) on BREO when I tried to submit my assignment. What do I do? How can I dispute a non-submission decision? How do I obtain feedback about my work? Where do I hand my assignment in and what is the deadline? Where can I find the hand-in dates for assignments?
What are the examination dates and when are the timetables published? How do I find out what my seat number is for my exam? What time do I need to arrive at the examinations venue? How do I know when I can enter the examination room? What form of identification do I need to bring with me to my exam? What if I cannot attend the examination on the day? What can/cannot be brought into the examination room? How do I know when I can start my examination? What do I do when I have completed my examination? Can I leave the examinations room during the exam? What do I do in an emergency evacuation or postponement of examinations? I have forgotten to bring my ID with me for my exam what shall i do? How do I find my exam timetable? What happens if I am late for my exam? I am not on list to sit my exam. What can I do? Where do the exams in the exam period take place? Can I sit a referral exam/submit my assignment in my home country? Can I reschedule my exams for a time that suits me better? I can’t find my unit on the examination timetable. What can I do?
Resits and Referrals
What do I do in an emergency evacuation or postponement of examinations? What do I need to do for my referral, and when? What if I fail an assignment, exam, or a unit?
I am a part-time student. How do I progress through my course? I have only managed to pass between 30 and 75 credits this year. What happens now? How do I progress through the year of my postgraduate course?
Academic Appeal Enquiry
Do I attend lectures if I have made an Academic Appeal? How long will it take before i get my academic appeal decision? Where do I hand in my academic appeal? Do I need evidence for my academic appeal? When can I appeal? What are the grounds to appeal? I'm not happy with my grade. What should I do? What is an Academic Appeal?
How to access the Student Award Predictor What awards can be given if my mitigation claim is accepted? When will I get my results? Where can I check my results? What do my results mean? Can I retake a Unit or Academic Year if I am unhappy with my grade? What are the bands for degree classifications? How is my undergraduate degree award classification calculated? How do I progress onto the next year of my degree/undergraduate course? I have looked on e:Vision and the grade for one of my assignments is different to the grade given to me on my assignment by my tutor. What should I do? A grade is missing and I handed in my assignment. What do I do?
I've been accused of plagiarism or another academic offence. Where can I get some advice on what to do?
I started my course in October, can I transfer to a February start? I would like to change my course/unit. How should I do this?