Swansea University

25. Examining Boards and Appointment of Examiners


All examinations shall be conducted under the jurisdiction of the University's Regulations and Procedures for the Operation of Examinations.  The operation of Examining Board shall be conducted in accordance with the Assessment Regulations for Postgraduate Taught Awards.


External Examiners shall be nominated and appointed in accordance with the procedures detailed in the Swansea University Code of Practice for External Examining.


Associate tutors/examiners must possess recent or current demonstrable professional standing in an area of practice closely relevant to the programme of study.


A full curriculum vitae will be provided to the Learning, Teaching and Quality Committee for the approval of Associate Examiner status.