GEAR for Taught Courses 2018-19
The General Examination and Assessment Regulations (GEAR) for Taught Courses 2018-19 are now published and available on staffcentral.
Please see below the major changes in the 2018-19 publication.
|Throughout||Replaced ‘Sub-Committee for Assessment’ with ‘University Quality and Standards Committee’ to reflect organisational change AB17-84.|
|Throughout||Replaced ‘Academic Standards Committee’ with ‘University Quality and Standards Committee’ to reflect organisational change AB17-84.|
|Throughout||Replaced ‘School Board of Study’ with ‘School Academic Scrutiny Committee’ to reflect organisational change AB17-84.|
|A14.2.1 and A14.2.2||Revision of student exclusion regulation on academic grounds other than failure at assessment via the Student Contract route AB18-33.|
|A14.2.3, H12.3.1 (ii) and Annex H||Deletion of regulations and annex due to revision of student exclusion regulation (refer to ‘Major’ A14.2.2).|
|B2.1.2 (xiii)||Introduction of regulation allowing for anonymous marking in coursework AB18-33.|
|B14.1||Revision to extend anonymity across all assessments (refer to ‘Major’ B2.1.2 [xiii]).|
|C4.1.1, C4.1.3 and C4.2.5||Revisions to Level 4 in-year module retrieval AB18-33.|
|D4.1||Addition to include the approved Master of Mathematics (MMath).|
|E1.2||Revision to reflect revised processes with regard to the constitution and terms of reference of examination boards AB17-84.|
|G3.4||Revision to clarify the guidance relating to agreeance of adjustments and issue of the student Learning Support Plan AB18-33.|
|G3.8||Deletion of the regulation due to the revision of issue of the student Learning Support Plan (refer to ‘Major’ G3.4).|
|H12.3.3||Revision of approved processes with regard to the membership of the Academic Appeals Committee AB17-84.|