• ANNUAL REPORT FORM
  • PLEASE COMPLETE THIS REPORT BY SELECTING THE APPROPRIATE RESPONSE AND/OR BY ADDING TEXTUAL COMMENT WHERE RELEVANT. AN ASTERISK INDICATES INPUT TO THE FIELD IS REQUIRED. PLEASE COMPLETE YOUR REPORT WITHIN ONE MONTH OF THE DATE OF THE FINAL AWARDS BOARD(S) ENCOMPASSED BY YOUR REPORT. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUERIES PLEASE EMAIL eereports@bolton.ac.uk. THANK YOU
  • 1. Did you attend the relevant Final Awards Board(s) this academic year?
  • 2. Did you confirm the decisions of the Final Awards Board(s) in writing?
  • 3. Was the Award Board conducted satisfactorily?
  • 4. Did you receive the reports of the other relevant External Examiner(s)?
  • 5. Were you able to discuss relevant matters with (some of) the other External Examiners, e.g. to help in co-ordinating views, establishing conventions, co-ordinating work?
  • 6. Is the University maintaining the threshhold academic standards set for its awards in accordance with the Framework for Higher Education Qualifications and applicable subject benchmark statements and the relevant programme specifications?
  • 7. Are the standards of student performance in relevant programmes comparable with the standards of similar programmes in other UK higher education institutions with which you are familiar?
  • 8. Do the University’s assessment processes measure student achievement rigorously and fairly against the intended outcomes of the programme(s) and are they conducted in line with University’s policies and regulations?
  • 12. Have any previous comments made by you in your capacity as Awards Board External Examiner been noted and responded to?
  • 15. Have you visited any off-campus collaborative partnership centres this academic year?
  • 16. Have you been involved in mentoring new and/or inexperienced External Examiners this year?