FAQ 339
What is the difference between a referred and deferred assessment?

Referred assessment:


 

If you fail an assessment and mitigation been applied by your College:has not

 

You are eligible to take the exam/resubmit an assignment for a second time.

 

This is classified as a referred assessment and for exams and coursework. a fee is applicable

 

 

Deferred assessment:


 

If you did not take/submit the assessment and been granted mitigation:you have

 

 

This is classed as a deferred assessment for which there is .no fee

 

Referred assessment marks are capped at the minimum pass mark whilst deferred assessments award the full marks gained.

 

 

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