Teaching & Learning


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


Operation of exams and assessments

Guidance and policies related to the operation and management of exams and assessments.
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Exams 2022: key dates

Calendar of key dates related to the operation of central exams in 2021-22.

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COVID mitigation for 2020-21 assessments

An extended, staff-facing version of UCL’s ‘no detriment’ package for this academic year, with guidance notes for Faculties and Departments.

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Exams 2021 FAQs

Frequently asked questions by staff about the 2021 centrally managed exams taking place on the new AssessmentUCL platform. 


AssessmentUCL Resource Centre

Online written training guides for AssessmentUCL. Including for marking and external examiner moderation.

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Marking centrally-managed exams

Guidance, training and drop-in sessions for marking centrally-managed exams in AssessmentUCL.

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AssessmentUCL Project

Procuring and delivering an end-to-end digital assessment delivery platform to support online assessments.

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Applying SORAs for departmental exams

Adjustments you could apply to departmentally run exams for students with a SORA.

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UCL assessment load model

Guidelines for ensuring programme level consistency for summative assessment load.

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Student and Registry Services

Further information from Student and Registry Services on the management of exams and assessments.