This may apply to assignments, tests, examinations and other forms of assessment.
Where an Assessment Extension extends beyond the date of the Board of Examiners the interim grade ‘Deferred Assessment’ shall be used.
Where the grounds for applying for an Assessment Extension are work commitments, a letter from you employer clearly supporting your claim is required.
In other situations, documentation appropriate to the circumstances will be required as determined by the unit coordinator, Head of School or Board of Examiners.
An application for an Assessment Extension will not be accepted after the date of the Board of Examiners’ meeting.
Where the grounds for applying for an Assessment Extension are injury, illness, disability or medical condition of you (or a family member), you will be required to provide a signed statement from a medical practitioner registered by the relevant National Medical Board on your Application for Assessment Extension form.
Please note, statements signed only by a pharmacist are unacceptable, and all exceptions must be approved by the Academic Registrar.
A School or Faculty may require you to provide a medical certificate or signed statement as described above from a specific medical practitioner or range of medical practitioners where this is considered warranted.