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How do I submit an academic appeal?
Viewed 17979 times since Fri, Oct 21, 2016
How do I submit an academic appeal? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students It is recommended that you use the guidelines outlined below in conjunction with the University's Extenuating Circumstances Regulations and Academic Appeals ... Read More
Do I have to pay for my resit?
Viewed 17549 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Do I have to pay for my resit? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students No. There is no charge for resits.     Read More
I have approved exam allowances, what do I do on the day of my exam?
Viewed 16966 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
I have approved exam allowances, what do I do on the day of my exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you have special exam arrangements it is essential that you report to the exams staff based at the main reception at either Sighthill... Read More
I require additional requirements/adjustments for my exams, what should I do to organise this?
Viewed 16733 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
I require additional requirements/adjustments for my exams, what should I do to organise this? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you have a specific learning difficulty (such as dyslexia) or a health condition, you may be entitled to ap... Read More
Where & when are my exam results published?
Viewed 16172 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Where & when are my exam results published? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Your programme and module results will be published on your eStudent Records. Publication dates for results can be found on the Exams pages. Any queries rega... Read More
How do I find out when my exam is?
Viewed 14134 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
How do I find out when my exam is? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Exam timetables are published on the Exams pages of my Napier and campus noticeboards six weeks before each diet. The notice boards are located outside the Student Hub a... Read More
What happens if I arrive at the exam late?
Viewed 13927 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
What happens if I arrive at the exam late? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students You may enter the exam room during the first hour of the exam. If you arrive after 1 hour from the start time you will not be permitted into the exam. You should ... Read More
I was unwell on day of exam – what should I do?
Viewed 13637 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
I was unwell on day of exam – what should I do? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   If you feel that you are not fit to sit your exam on the day, please refer to the Extenuating Circumstances - Fit to Sit which will provide you with all th... Read More
I have two exams on the same date and time, what should I do?
Viewed 13478 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
I have two exams on the same date and time, what should I do? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you have exams which clash (this means exams starting at the same time and date), please download, complete and return the Exam Clash form t... Read More
Do I have to register for my resit exam?
Viewed 13345 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Do I have to register for my resit exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students  No, you do not need to apply to sit these exams.  The University will be aware of your requirement to undertake a reassessment.   Read More
Can I sit my exam abroad or away from the University?
Viewed 13310 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Can I sit my exam abroad or away from the University? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   If you are on a distance learning programme you can apply to sit your exams off-campus. To do this you will need to complete and return the external ... Read More
I am unable to attend my exam – what should I do?
Viewed 13196 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
I am unable to attend my exam – what should I do? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students   If you are unable to attend your exam you should contact your School Office or Programme Leader.   Read More
Do I need to bring my Student Card to my exam?
Viewed 13108 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
Do I need to bring my Student Card to my exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Yes, you will need your Edinburgh Napier student card to enter the exam room and you must display your student card on your desk throughout the exam. If you d... Read More
What do I do on the day of my exam?
Viewed 13046 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
What do I do on the day of my exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If you have exams at Craiglockhart, Merchiston or Sighthill campuses you will find the room numbers for your exams posted in the appropriate campus reception foyer. Room... Read More
Can I use a dictionary or calculator in the exam?
Viewed 12907 times since Tue, Sep 13, 2016
Can I use a dictionary or calculator in the exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students In some instances calculators and paper dictionaries may be allowed during the exam. You should discuss this with your Examiner in advance of the exam. Pro... Read More
Can I eat or drink during the exam?
Viewed 12796 times since Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Can I eat or drink during the exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Only bottled water is allowed. No fizzy drinks or food may be consumed (unless you have agreed this with Disability & Inclusion staff before the exam). Read More
My exam is not on the timetable, what should I do?
Viewed 12698 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
My exam is not on the timetable, what should I do? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students You should contact your School Office in the first instance; they will advise if you have an exam. If the exam is to be timetabled the School will inform ... Read More
What if I am unable to attend any of my exams?
Viewed 12621 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
What if I am unable to attend any of my exams? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students It is very important that you let Student Administration know as soon as possible if you are unable to attend any of your exams. This can be done by emailing ... Read More
What should I bring to the exam?
Viewed 12548 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
What should I bring to the exam? Aimed at: Edinburgh Napier’s students As well as your Edinburgh Napier ID Card, you are advised to carry a pen, pencil, eraser, ruler and any other item you may have been advised to bring by your Examiner. The i... Read More
Do exam dates change?
Viewed 12429 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
Do exam dates change? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Changes can occur to the timetable, therefore please ensure that you recheck your exam details on a regular basis until the day of your exam. If an exam date, time or location is amen... Read More
What are the exam room instructions?
Viewed 12405 times since Wed, Sep 7, 2016
What are the exam room instructions? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students We ask that you adhere to some straightforward instructions. Further instructions will be given by our invigilators on the day of your examination. All Edinburgh Napier... Read More
Can I use my mobile phone or eReader during an exam?
Viewed 12400 times since Tue, Sep 13, 2016
Can I use my mobile phone or eReader during an exam? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students All electronic devices including mobile phones, smart watches etc. must be switched off and placed in the plastic bag provided, and left on your desk du... Read More