All guidance material and forms relating to external examining are presented together here, in process order.
Please contact Louise Newell for further information.
Go to the external examining homepage for an overview of external examining at DMU.
Quick start guideProvides an overview to the external examining process and includes some useful resources.
Guide to external examining at DMUThe guide offers information on the appointment of external examiners, report completion, and roles and responsibilities.
Go to the nominating, appointing and extending external examiners sections for information on these separate processes.
Complete the forms electronically and email to key members of the faculty executive for internal approval, prior to formal consideration by the External Examiner and Reviewer Appointments Committee.
Undergraduate and postgraduate external examiner nomination formFor the nomination of an undergraduate or postgraduate external examiners.
Undergraduate and postgraduate external examiner extension/reallocation of duties formFor the approval of an extension of time or a reallocation of duties for a current external examiner to either undergraduate or postgraduate taught programmes.
Go to the training and support section for further details about the information and training available to support external examiners in their role.
Presentation from the 2017/18 briefing daysThis presentation offers a useful resource detailing the DMU context, scheme and regulations, to support external examiners with their role and responsibilities.
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Undergraduate external examiner sign off sheetTo be completed by the relevant external examiner.
Postgraduate external examiner sign off sheetTo be completed by the relevant external examiner.
Go to the written reports section for guidance on the completion of the external examiner and annual faculty overview reports. Includes information about how reports are processed and action that arises.
Please submit completed reports electronically to email@example.com. Once submitted, examiners should complete the claim form below.
Undergraduate and postgraduate external examiner report proforma Proforma for completing your annual/end of office external examiner report for undergraduate and postgraduate provision.
Faculty external examiner annual report proforma – for completion by the faculty Heads of Quality To be completed by faculty Heads of Quality when producing annual reports following consideration of their external examiner's reports.
Go to the fees section for information about claiming fees and expenses.
Fee informationDetails current rates of payment for the work carried-out by external examiners, including visits.
Claim form Expenses and fee claim form for external examiners. The mileage rate for private cars is 45p per mile.
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