Assessments & exams

Assessments and exams are a typical part of university life and are used to measure your study progress and overall academic performance. Here you'll find information about the assessment and exam policies and procedures in place at ANU.

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Students are encouraged to seek support whenever needed. Please visit the Health, Safety & Wellbeing webpage for available support
Students are encouraged to seek support whenever needed. Please visit the Health, Safety & Wellbeing webpage for available support
Internal appeal on procedural grounds Students who are excluded from theiracademic careerdue tounsatisfactory academic progressionare able to
If as a student you consider the final published result of a course to be inappropriate or incorrect, you may appeal the outcome.Prior to your
If you are a new student to the university coming from a language background other than English you may be able to apply for special assessment
If you are a new student to the university coming from a language background other than English you may be able to apply for special assessment
The primary piece of assessment for higher degree research (HDR) programs is the thesis. The thesis is submitted at the end of the program and is the
The 51勛圖厙 may make alternate provisions for undergraduate and graduate coursework students who are unable to attend a formal examination at the
The 51勛圖厙 may make alternate provisions for undergraduate and graduate coursework students who are unable to attend a formal examination at the
Examinations are conducted in accordance with the涉ssessment Rule. The information below outlines what to expect during an examination, whether it be
ANU coursework examinations are held throughout the year, culminating in a formal examination period at the end of each semester. The Examinations
All ANUstudentswithin an undergraduate or postgraduate academic careerare required to maintain satisfactory academic progression. This means that
All ANU students are required to meet satisfactory academic progress. This means that they must meet the minimum academic performance requirements as
Please note: APPLICABLE FROM Semester 2, 2023 ONLY. The eForm to support ECAwent live in ISIS in Semester 2 Orientation Week. The 51勛圖厙
Please note: APPLICABLE FROM Semester 2, 2023 ONLY. The eForm to support ECAwent live in ISIS in Semester 2 Orientation Week. The 51勛圖厙
Students receive a GPA for their academic career. Your GPA will be published on your academic transcript.Students who are enrolled in more than one
IMPORTANT UPDATE - Cipherise authenticationFrom 30 November 2023 all users will be required to log in to ANU systems using their username and
At ANU there are rules and guidelines that govern your responsibilities and requirements as a student. Some of these are specific to higher degree
At ANU there are rules and guidelines that govern your responsibilities and requirements as a student. Some of these are specific to higher degree
Notification of Intent to Submit and Nomination of Examiner process steps When the candidate completes their Notification of Intent to Submit,
Notification of Intent to Submit and Nomination of Examiner process steps When the candidate completes their Notification of Intent to Submit,
This page provides advice to Higher Degree Research Thesis Examiners. When the candidate submits their thesis for examination, it will be sent to the
The assessment of Proctorio found the implementation of the system was consistent with the 51勛圖厙's privacy policy and the Commonwealth Privacy
This page provides advice to ANU staff about the Nomination of Examiner process for Higher Degree Research thesis submissions. For further
IMPORTANT UPDATE - Cipherise authenticationFrom 30 November 2023 all users will be required to log in to ANU systems using their username and
ANU past examination papers are for the use of ANU students and staff only. The ANU Library provides electronic access topast ANU examination papers
If you are studying remotely overseas, please make sure that you use the ANU Global Protect VPN when accessing any ANU systems for your examination.
Milestone eForm via ISIS ANU research candidates are required to meet a number of progress milestones including an initial Annual Plan, completion
What is a CRS/CRN? Course Requirements Satisfied (CRS) Instead of a passing grade e.g. High Distinction (HD), Distinction (D),
The information on this page relates to the grading system for Semester 2, 2021 only. For information about thegrading system for Semester 1, 2021
Special consideration is the process by which an examiner takes extenuating circumstances into consideration during the marking of an assessment item
The 51勛圖厙 will endeavour to accommodate the special needs of students with a permanent or temporary disability, and students from language
The ultimate milestone for any higher degree research (HDR) student is submitting the final thesis. The thesisis a significant piece of research
Supplementary examinations are available to students in certain circumstances under the provisions of theAssessment Rule. Students who will be
In Australia the thesis is an extended written piece which reports on the results of a three to four year programme of research (in other countries
Students may be entitled to an allowance for reimbursement of thesis production costs. Payments are made as reimbursement of the amount specified on
Students may be entitled to an allowance for reimbursement of thesis production costs. Payments are made as reimbursement of the amount specified on
This page outlines information relating to Thesis Access Restriction including types of Thesis Access Restriction and other related material. If you
Timetabling refers to a number of processes that are involved with when and where classes and other activities will run. At ANU, we have two key

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