The purpose of assessment is to help you learn and develop a range of skills to help you prepare for your future, whether in employment or as a postgraduate student.
Assessment take a vairety of forms.
Assessment helps you learn and develop a range of skills to prepare you for your future, as well as testing your understanding and enabling your tutors to evaluate your progress.
A variety of assessment methods are used. Typically, assessment includes a mixture of exams, coursework, presentations, group work, computer-based assessment, work-based learning and a final-year project (or dissertation).
The feedback you receive on your assessments is a vital tool to help your personal learning and development. It takes a variety of forms, from individual written comments to dedicated group sessions. You will also give and receive valuable feedback from your fellow students.