Calling all External Examiners – you can now record your External Examining roles on Core Portal

Being an external examiner is an important means of ensuring academic standards across the sector and provides valuable insights into academic practices at other institutions. Why are we asking you to record this information? The QAA requires universities to keep a record of academic staff undertaking external examining roles at other institutions. This information will…

Guidance on Setting Exams in Blackboard

Building on the previously circulated guidance about online exams for levels 5, 6 and 7, the Digital Learning team has prepared specific guidance about delivering exams online through Blackboard, including example instructions for students and detailed guidance on appropriate settings to use in Blackboard to make the process as smooth as possible. This guidance contains…