Alternative provision for disabilities, dyslexia and learning difficulties

  • Please consult the Inclusive Support Service (disabled students and dyslexic/SpLD students) for information about alternative provision for exams. They must submit the relevant exam adjustments form by the end of Week 8 to ensure the requirements are met for each semester.

    2020/21 alternative provision application deadlines

    Exam session Submission deadline
     Semester 1  Friday 27 November 2020
     Semester 1 Resit   Friday 5 March 2021
     Semester 2  Friday 19 March 2021
     Semester 2 Resit  Friday 28 May 2021

    Arrangements

    • Students with approved alternative provision will have their correct exam date, time, length and room populated into their personal Google Calendar by Week 11. 
    • All requirements approved by the relevant service before the deadline will be met. 
    • Students with approved alternative provision should check their full provision is correct using the Reasonable Adjustments page in Student Information.

    Please note:

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

    Useful information

    See the Examination regulations page for details of standard examination provision, and guidance on the legibility of work submitted for assessment.