Department for Curriculum and Quality Enhancement

Assessment and Feedback

Essential Reading

HEA/QAA Relevant Documents and Sites

  1. UK quality code for higher education

  2. Assessment and feedback
  3. Effective feedback to students
    The Higher Education Academy (HEA) has a number of subject areas that support the development and enhancement of learning and teaching in HE. The resources from the UK Centre for Bioscience contains links to a presentation at a conference held at the London Knowledge Lab on effective student feedback.

  4. Developing assessment feedback
    ESCalate is the HEA's Education Subject Centre concerned with advancing learning and teaching in education. The author of this webpage shares some ideas on assessment and feedback in higher education.

Recommended Reading

  1. Phil Race's Book Extract
    Phil Race is a renowned author and workshop facilitator on assessment, learning and teaching in higher and further education. His passion is about 'making learning happen'.

Other Useful Documents and Sites

  1. Assessment (OCSLD)
    This web page on assessment is written by the Oxford Centre for Staff and Learning Development (OCSLD). The OCSLD is one of the UK's largest and most established providers of staff and educational development for further and higher education.

  2. Referencing @ Portsmouth
    A University of Portsmouth interactive referencing guide.