Coursework and exams

Schedules and timetables for all standard undergraduate courses

How to find your examination venues.

You are required to present your SHUcard, which contains your student number, at all examinations to confirm your identity.

Exam do's and don'ts, plus a brief guide to what you can expect during a formal examination.

What you can, and can't, take into the examination venue.

If you have any concerns about completing your coursework on time due to ill health or difficult personal circumstances you must speak to your SSA.

Guidelines for requesting another exam sit for disability-related reasons.

Guidelines for negotiating extensions for disability-related reasons.

Turnitin is a database of academic sources, student papers and websites which your work can be checked against for signs of plagiarism. Any work you upload for assessment purposes may be put through this service.

Guidance for students and proofreaders.

When you submit work through Turnitin you will receive an originality report, detailing how much of your work's content was matched with the resource database. Find out what this means.

What to do if you have a medical condition or have been ill.

An Academic Concern Meeting is held to discuss concerns over an item of coursework.

You have the right to appeal any decision reached by an Academic Conduct Panel or Cheating Allegation Panel, and request that the decision be reviewed.

A list of the terminology used by the university.

External Examining is one of the principal means of maintaining academic standards across the UK.