Assessment & Grading Criteria

A university-wide marking criteria has been developed for staff to assess students’ work. Hopefully this criteria will help you to assess the quality of your own work. It provides a description of the characteristics associated with work that are awarded different grades. Before you start an assessment you could see what would be required to gain particular grades. Also, once you have received your mark, you could use the criteria to understand how you could improve your work next time. Follow the links below:

Undergraduate Marking Criteria (pdf)

Postgraduate Marking Criteria (pdf)

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