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Understanding and applying the new Business School assessment criteria

Acting on student feedback from the National Student Survey (NSS) results, the Business School commissioned a collaborative project with Student Connectors and faculty to simplify and standardise the assessment criteria across the School. Dr Farai Jena, Director of Teaching and

Posted in Assessment

Student Academic Success Support for Masters dissertation students

By Dr Sarah Watson, Student Academic Success Advisor The Student Academic Success Advisors are delighted to be offering their support to Masters dissertation students within the Business School. While the dissertation supervisor provides expert advice for the content of the

Posted in Assessment, Online

Remote supervision for Postgraduate dissertations

By Susan SmithAssociate Dean (Education and Students) Many students are now on the cusp of starting their Postgraduate dissertations. The process of writing a dissertation is challenging in normal circumstances and many of our students who are embarking on this

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Assessing online

By Susan SmithAssociate Dean (Education and Students) The spread of the Covid-19 virus across the globe and the imminent move to online delivery of teaching and learning is presenting us with the additional challenge of moving our assessments online at

Posted in Assessment, Teaching