Teaching & Learning


Initiatives and resources supporting the objectives of UCL's Education Strategy 2016-21


Assessment resources

Guidance, resources and key dates for developing assessments for the 2021-22 academic year.

How assessments operate at UCL

Assessment Operating Model, 2021-22

Staff-facing regulations for exams and assessments in 2021-22.

Key dates, 2021-22

Calendar of key dates for the operation of central assessments in 2021-22.

AssessmentUCL platform & project

Step-by-step guides to using the online assessments platform and updates on the AssessmentUCL implementation project. 

Designing assessments 

Student in class

UCL assessment load model

Guidelines for ensuring programme level consistency for summative assessment load.

Staff or student on laptop

Designing effective online assessments

A staff guide to planning online assessments as an alternative to face-to-face invigilated exams.

A UCL student walking past signs at Excel related to UCL exams

Assessment and feedback toolkits

Teaching resources on a variety of assessment and feedback-related topics, created by the UCL Arena Centre for Research-based Education and Digital Education.

Capstone assessments

A report evaluating staff and student experiences of the capstone assessment implemented for first-year students in 2020 as an emergency response to Covid-19.

Student guidance

Visit the Exams and assessments hub for all student-facing guidance and support resources.