safety net Tag Archive

NUS calls for final year exams to be cancelled


The National Union of Students (NUS) has asked universities to cancel non-essential exams and assessment.  Instead, students should be allowed to progress based on previous...

Newcastle introduces safety net policy


Reflecting the disruption caused by the COVID-19 outbreak, a safety net policy has been introduced for all taught programmes....

Over 7500 sign “safety net” petition


Grace Dean discusses the growing pressure on the University to introduce an assessment mitigation policy amid the pandemic....