Academic Manual


Chapter 4: Assessment Framework for Taught Programmes

Chapter 4 is UCL’s regulatory framework for the assessment and examination of Undergraduate and Taught Postgraduate students at UCL.

Download Chapter 4 2020-21

Chapter 4 Contents 2020-21

1. Overarching Principles of Assessment
2. Assessment Information
3. Module Assessment
4. Examinations
5. Reasonable Adjustments
6. Extenuating Circumstances
7. Marking & Moderation
8. Assessment Feedback

9. Progression & Award
10. Classification
11. Consequences of Failure
12. Interim Qualifications
13. Boards of Examiners
14. Award of Degrees
15. Classification for Undergraduate Students First Enrolling in 2017-18 or earlier

    Covid 19 Policies

    Enhanced Extenuating Circumstances procedure for 2020-21.

    Technical Failures in Online Exams.

    For coursework, presentations and other types of assessment: Technical Issues and Extenuating Circumstances.

    Forms and Further Guidance

    Extenuating Circumstances


    Boards of Examiners

    Sub Boards

    Higher Education Achievement Report