By proceeding beyond this point you acknowledge that you have read and understood the statements below:
For all students:
If there are any exceptional circumstances that may have affected your ability to undertake or submit this assignment, make sure you contact the Advice Centre on your campus prior to your submission deadline.
Plagiarism and Unfair Practice Declaration:
By submitting this assessment, you declare that it is your own work and that the sources of information and material you have used (including the internet) have been fully identified and properly acknowledged as required(1). Additionally, the work presented has not been submitted for any other assessment. You also understand that the Faculty reserves the right to investigate allegations of plagiarism or unfair practice which, if proven, could result in a fail in this assessment and may affect your progress.
Intellectual Property and Retention of Student Work:
You understand that the University will retain a copy of any assessments submitted electronically for evidence and quality assurance purposes; requests for the removal of assessments will only be considered if the work contains information that is either politically and/or commercially sensitive (as determined by the University) and where requests are made by the relevant module leader or dissertation supervisor.
For students on University of South Wales regulations only
Fit to sit policy:
The University operates a fit to sit policy whereby you, in submitting or presenting yourself for an assessment, are declaring that you are fit to sit the assessment. You cannot subsequently claim that your performance in this assessment was affected by extenuating factors.
Details of Submission:
Note that all work handed in after the submission date and within 5 working days will be capped at 40% (2). No marks will be awarded if the assessment is submitted after the late submission date unless extenuating circumstances are applied for and accepted (Advice Centre to be consulted).
For students on University of Wales Newport regulations only
Details of Submission:
Late submission penalties are applied; 3 grade scale points are dropped if the assessment is submitted within one week of the deadline, 6 points are dropped if within two weeks late. Anything beyond 2 weeks is failed (0 = no assessment recorded). No marks will be awarded if the assessment is submitted after the late submission date unless extenuating circumstances are applied for and accepted (Advice Centre to be consulted).
1 University Academic Misconduct Regulations
2 Information on exclusions to this rule is available from the Advice Centre at each Campus
IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO KEEP A RECORD OF ALL WORK SUBMITTED