Alternative provision for disabilities, dyslexia and learning difficulties

  • Please consult the Wellbeing page for information about counselling, disability and dyslexia/SpLD services including alternative provisions for exams.  

    • If needed, students should register with either the Dyslexia/SpLD Service or Disability Service in Wellbeing and discuss suitable adjustments for exams. 
    • Wellbeing must submit the relevant exam adjustments form by the end of Week 10 to ensure the requirements are met for each semester.  

    2017/18 alternative provision application deadlines

    Exam session Submission deadline
     Semester 1  Friday, 1st December 2017
     Semester 1 Resit   Friday, 9th March 2018
     Semester 2  Friday, 20th April 2018
     Semester 2 Resit  Friday, 15th June 2018


    • Students with alternative provision will be emailed personal timetables by Week 10. 
    • All requirements approved by the relevant service before the deadline will be met. 


    • Students who have a scribe/amanuensis or reader will have the opportunity to meet the invigilator before the exam.
    • If a student repeatedly chooses not to use word processing, the provision will be removed. 

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