Assignments & Examinations

Information on how to proceed with, submit and get help with your assignments and examinations

How do I submit an assignment?
You can submit assignments in several ways: Email We recommend emailing your assignment directly to your personal tutor.  Simply attach your work to an...
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017 at 12:42 PM
How do I book my A-Level exams and practical assessments?
How do I book my A-Level exams and practical assessments? Because people study with us throughout the UK and internationally, all students are responsible...
Fri, 9 Aug, 2019 at 3:11 PM
I can't find an A-Level exam centre.
I can't find an A-Level exam centre. What shall I do? If you allow sufficient time when booking A-Level examinations, you will normally be able to ...
Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 at 3:59 PM
Can I have my tutor’s telephone number?
Can I have my tutor’s telephone number? Course tutors are available primarily through this Helpdesk and unless expressly provided within your course mate...
Wed, 15 Oct, 2014 at 2:50 PM
Will I be penalised for mistakes in spelling and grammar?
Will I be penalised for mistakes in spelling and grammar?   This depends on the subject matter of your course. For example, if you are taking a course i...
Sat, 18 Oct, 2014 at 6:25 AM
When do I have to get my first assessment to you for marking?
When do I have to get my first assessment to you for marking?   We recommend that you complete your first assessment as soon as you can in order to famili...
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017 at 2:53 PM
How do I include referencing in my assignments?
How do I include referencing in my assignments?   ‘Referencing’ means acknowledging all the sources of information you have used to produce your own pie...
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 at 6:50 PM
Can I use Wikipedia?
Wikipedia is an encyclopedia which can be used as a starting point for researching a topic, it should not be the end point of your research. 
Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 at 9:46 PM
What do analyse, compare, discuss etc mean?
Before you begin to tackle your assessment, you need to make sure that you understand what it is asking you to do. Every question has key word...
Tue, 23 Dec, 2014 at 6:49 PM
How to start/continue writing an essay when you get stuck
The entry on 'How to structure and approach writing a basic essay' in the FAQ section gives excellent guidance about out to create and refine essa...
Mon, 14 Aug, 2017 at 3:06 PM