It should be noted that students in year 3 of the credit framework degree, who fail modules at levels 5 and 6 but have enough credits to graduate may be considered for compensation of those failed modules, even if all three permitted attempts have not been made, providing all the other criteria for compensation can be met, students may then graduate with their cohort. The application and evidence will be reviewed by each department in relation to the module it teaches and the department will write to the student to request further information or other documentary evidence if required. A categorical mark representing either the failure to submit an assessment or a mark assigned for a plagiarised assessment. Students, on one year full-time programmes, who have failed modules which would prevent completion of study, must be considered at a Part-in-Advance in June to identify late summer retakes. How do I appeal? To ensure that the Chairs of Boards of Examiners can advise students appropriately on their return to study, Departmental Examinations Officers must keep detailed records of temporary withdrawals: If exceptionally a result cannot be ratified it should be noted as pending X1- progression decision pending.
For the purposes of the calculation of the final overall average mark. Students Registered as a Direct Entry into level six of an undergraduate degree credits Goldsmiths does not normally allow students to register for a degree in the final year. Some examples of appeals which will not be considered: It should be noted that students in year 3 of the credit framework degree, who fail modules at levels 5 and 6 but have enough credits to graduate may be considered for compensation of those failed modules, even if all three permitted attempts have not been made, providing all the other criteria for compensation can be met, students may then graduate with their cohort. It is a requirement for the award of the degree that a printed copy of your thesis will be deposited in Goldsmiths Library and that bibliographic details and a digital copy of your thesis will be deposited in Goldsmiths Research Online. The Chair will assess the evidence and application as set out below and decide to either:
Failed Modules Students who fail modules should be offered late summer assessment unless the Examiners decide that the extent of failure cannot be recovered without further tuition or attendance, see additional notes below relating to postgraduate students.
All written diesertation work should be available to meetings of assessment panels and Boards of Examiners. Progression Decision Pending X1 Progression decision pending — student results are pending result of assessment misconduct.
Retrospective medical certificates and notes submitted seven days after the deadline will not normally be considered. Holders of Aegrotat degrees may not subsequently be considered for Honours, except that they may apply to register de novo for a degree under these regulations. If you are considering restricting the availability of your thesis beyond a standard 36 month embargo period, you must discuss this with your supervisor.
As part of their programme of study, a student may attend and be assessed for a module maximum of 30 credits at one leveltaught at another School or Institute of the University of London, in the place of a module option at Goldsmiths.
The Chair should remind members at the commencement of each meeting that the discussions of the Board of Examiners are confidential and should not be discussed with anyone outside the meeting. The calculator uses the best marks for credits at level 5 year 2 and credits at level 6 year 3 and the weighting of 3: Dispatch of an award letter from Goldsmiths Your details will be passed to the Graduation Ceremonies team The University of London will be notified in order to dispatch your certificate Your thesis copies will be sent to the library.
The Enrolments and Records Team will send appropriate enrolment information to continuing students. Applications and evidence submitted after seven days of the deadline date will not normally be accepted The application and evidence will be reviewed.
If the student has not provided evidence within the seven day period it is no longer acceptable to the Board, unless there are severe extenuating circumstances, which have prevented the student from complying with the regulations.
The rationale above is applied in calculating the degree. However, where modules have been failed and all three permitted attempts have been used, a student may be awarded a maximum of 60 compensated credits.
The Chair will assess the evidence and application as set out below and decide to either: A categorical mark representing either the failure to submit an assessment or a mark assigned for a plagiarised assessment. A student who chooses not to accept the award of the Aegrotat degree and chooses to re-enter, shall no longer be eligible for the award of the Aegrotat degree. Research degree submission form. The codes used are listed below with definitions. To standardise practice all Board of Examiners use integers, module marks of.
How can I make sure my appeal is considered? Appeals based on extenuating circumstances which are not supported by medical evidence relating specifically to the dates and duration of those circumstances.
The Departmental Officer signing the form must ensure that any amendments are permitted within the programme regulations. In this section Research Degree Examiners.
Assessments and Exams
Offered the opportunity of deferred assessment and retakes in late summer. Appeals must be based on one or more of the following grounds: In the event of unforeseen circumstances assessment adjustments may still be made for the student to sit the examination e.
Students are required to respond to requests for further information or documentary evidence within seven days. For programmes where attendance is essential for reassessment e.
Examiners have expressed concern at level of attainment or attendance and imposed conditions such as probation or language tuition.
Appropriate to recommendation 2 Award additional marks, with the agreement of the External Examiner, appropriate to recommendation 2 Discount mark achieved and allow deferred assessment to late summer or following year, depending on individual deadlinee circumstances.
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Where a student is absent from a written paper or fails to submit any work for assessment, unless there are extenuating circumstances, an absent should be recorded. If they have passed modules to the value of at least credits, they may be awarded a Pass degree without honours.
Advice about marking written examination scripts can be obtained from the Disability service.