Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Teaching and Assessment: Assessment and Feedback Policy

Show Field Notes
Status Current Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 13th December 2023 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 7th October 2021 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority University Council The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 13th December 2023 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date Not Applicable This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Responsible Officer Dominic Riordan
Director, Academic Quality and Standards
The position responsible for monitoring the effectiveness of a policy document and its review.
Responsible Executive Sue Bennett
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and Student Life)
The position with overarching responsibility for ensuring implementation of, and compliance with, the policy document.
Enquiries Contact Academic Quality and Standards Division General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This is the first document to be published in the University's new Policy Library. It is basically equivalent to the document that was approved and effect at the time the migration occurred, except for the numbering system and references, which have been updated to align with the new formatting and current requirements.

Version Control and Change History

Date Effective - Approved By - Amendment

1 - 7 October 2016 - University Council - New policy introduced as part of suite of Learning Teaching and Assessment Policy Documents to replace Code of Practice – Teaching and Assessment.

2 - 13 January 2017 - Vice-Chancellor - Minor amendment to Appendix 1 to the descriptors of HD, D, C and P.

3 - 11 September July 2018 - Vice-Chancellor - Administrative amendments to update names and references. Minor amendment to record-keeping requirements.

4 - 1 January 2020 - (Approved 9 June 2020) - Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) - Administrative amendments to reflect the rescission of General Course Rules replaced by Coursework Rules.

5 - 3 August 2020 - Vice-Chancellor - Consequential amendments following the implementation of the Honours Policy.

6 - 4 November 2020 - Vice-Chancellor - Minor amendments resulting from AQS review of academic policies to ensure policy language applies to online delivery of subjects to Section 3. Consequential administrative amendments to reflect the rescission of the Coursework Student Academic Complaints Policy replaced by the Review and Appeal of Academic Decisions Policy and the Procedures for the Review of Marks or Grades and Other Academic Decisions (Coursework).

7 - 18 December 2020 - Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Education) - Administrative amendments to reflect divisional and faculty realignments.



22/11/2023: Division Governance and Policy Division (GPD) replaced with Academic Quality and Standards Division (AQS)