Rules of assessment

The rules of assessment, alongside the principle and framework and glossary, set out what you need to do to pass each year of your course and determine the award you achieve.

Undergraduate rules of assessment

Principle and framework for undergraduate rules of assessment

Outline of what awards are offered including credit requirements, and the standard and maximum periods of study for each course.

Glossary of undergraduate rules of assessment terms

Terms and phrases used in the rules of assessment are explained in this glossary.

Three Year Honours Degrees rules of assessment

For students on a three-year degree course, each set of rules is specific to a year of study. Relevant variations are also included.

Four Year Honours Degrees rules of assessment

Four-year degrees rules, with or without a year abroad or placement year, specific to your year of study. Relevant variations are also included.

Foundation Year rules of assessment

For students studying a Foundation Year before continuing onto an undergraduate degree course.

Rules of assessment for other undergraduate awards

The rules for standalone Foundation Degrees, Diplomas of Higher Education and Certificates of Education (including Higher and Continuing).

Rules of assessment for specific courses

The rules for specific courses include all Edge Hotel School documentation, pre-sessional pathways and Initial Teacher Education Awards.

Integrated Masters rules of assessment

Four and Five Year Integrated Masters and the Integrated Masters in Modern Languages rules of assessment divided by specific year of study.

Graduate qualifications rules of assessment

Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma rules of assessment.

Rules of assessment for partner institutes

Our partner institutes have their own set of rules for courses offered. These include Kaplan Singapore, English and French Law (Maitrise) and Essex Online.

Postgraduate taught rules of assessment

Masters taught courses rules of assessment

The rules for taught Masters courses including part-time courses, courses with a professional placement and the final year of Integrated Masters courses.

Rules of assessment for other postgraduate taught awards

Other awards include Postgraduate Diplomas and Certificates, Initial Teacher Education and Modular Study. Graduate award rules are held in the undergraduate section.

Department-specific postgraduate taught rules of assessment

The rules for specific departments and courses, divided by department and academic year you started.