Exam week is held in Week 12 of each trimester
This section only applies to Higher Education courses
Supplementary assessments and exams give you the opportunity to receive a supplementary pass for a subject you failed if:
A) You attempted all assessments AND recorded a final mark between 45% and 49%
B) You were granted special consideration
If your final mark is below 45%, you may be granted a supplementary assessment. This is determined at the discretion Exam Committee (e.g. if you submit a special consideration application).
It is your responsibility to know if you are granted a supplementary exam or assessment and to be available during the secondary exam period.
If you think you are eligible for special consideration you can apply to:
Unless it is impossible to do so, the following deadlines apply:
Usually within 10 working days from the date you are advised in writing that your application for special consideration was successful.
If you seek more than 10 working days your application will be referred to your Program Director for a decision.
Find further information in Section 9 of the assessment policy that applies to you:
You must sit your exams at the scheduled date and time irrespective of any conflict with a planned holiday or special event.
If you can't sit an exam due to circumstances beyond your control you must submit an Application for Assessment Special Consideration Form. Please review the Special Consideration Application forms and policies section below.
How do I know if I am eligable to sit a supplementary exam?
You will receive an email to your student email account - so make sure your contact details are up to date.
You should check your results (in Blackboard) as soon as they are available.
If circumstances outside your control, such as illness or a death in the family, affect your performance you can apply for special consideration.