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The examination period is in term 3, beginning in week 4 and finishes in week 9. The examination timetable is published at the beginning of term 3. Examination days run from Monday through to Saturday.

Most examinations will be invigilated unseen papers. A few modules, however, opt for a seen paper. Details of these will be given to you by the tutor. Seen exam papers will be available 21 days before the examination. Papers can either be collected from the English Reception during normal opening hours, or accessed online at:

Rubrics for examinations will be published on the noticeboard in the English Department from week 2 onwards. Please note: You may be penalised up to 20 marks from your overall exam mark if it is evident that you are in violation of the rubric of the exam paper.

For details of Materials Allowed in Examinations, please refer to the Regulation A, which can be found in the University’s Senate Examination and Degree Conventions at:

Past examination papers are available at on the University’s website.