What is special consideration Monash?

What is special consideration Monash?

You can use this form if you’re unable to complete an assessment or activity set by your faculty during or at the end of a teaching period. You’ll need to show that, because of exceptional circumstances beyond your control, you won’t be able to, or didn’t complete your assessment.

What should I write for special consideration?

Write a personal statement. This should include an explanation of your circumstances and they affected your performance. Provide supporting documentation. Supporting documentation can include a medical certificate, a supporting letter from your employer, a letter from your solicitor or a statutory declaration.

How special consideration is typically granted?

If exceptional circumstances such as illness, injury or misadventure significantly affect your short-term academic performance in an assessment task, you may be eligible for special consideration. Exceptional circumstances are defined as circumstances that are beyond your control and unavoidable.

How do I ask for an extension Monash?

Extension requests must be made in writing to the unit coordinator prior to the due date. The unit coordinator may, at their discretion, grant an extension of up to five calendar days.

What does special consideration do?

Special consideration is the process for assessing the impact of short-term events beyond your control (exceptional circumstances), on your performance in a specific assessment task.

What happens if you fail a deferred exam?

What happens if I fail a deferred assessment? If your assessment is deferred due to Extenuating Circumstances (coursework or examination) to the summer resit period and you subsequently fail, you may not be able to progress to the next academic year if you do not have the sufficient number of credits.

Which is an example of a special circumstances?

Below are examples of situations that are considered to be special circumstances: Loss or reduction of employment, wages, or unemployment compensation. Loss of untaxed income or benefits e.g. Social Security benefits or child support. Separation or divorce.

How do you start a letter of consideration?


  1. Ask for attention (consideration) or.
  2. request for attention (consideration)
  3. I am writing to request your consideration…
  4. I am writing to ask your consideration…
  5. I am writing to request your attention…
  6. I appreciate your consideration.
  7. I thank you for your consideration.

What is special consideration mean?

More Definitions of Special Consideration Special Consideration means the grounds on which a student may request consideration for extension or variation of deadlines for assessment tasks, for a special examination, or for.

How do I apply for special consideration Anu?

The application can be made via ISIS (manage my degree tab) within 3 business days of the assessment due date. ANU has shared more details on the process on their website. If you are not sure about any step of the process, do not hesitate to contact ANUSA student assistance team at [email protected]

Where do I submit special consideration ACU?

Your application should be submitted to the School Office of the School responsible for the particular unit for which you are seeking Special Consideration.

Are deferrals capped?

A deferral is where your request to repeat an assessment attempt (RRAA) has been accepted and you have the opportunity to take the assessment task that was affected by the circumstances as if for the first time, i.e. your mark will not be capped. A deferral is only given when you have failed the module.

Do I need to apply for special consideration for assessments?

You’ll need to apply for special consideration for other assessments such as weekly (or biweekly) quizzes, class tests, mid-semester tests, final assessments, and for longer extensions. Submit your application within two University working days after the due date for that assessment.

How do I apply for special consideration in Malaysia?

If you’re studying in Malaysia, use the special consideration form for Malaysia students. If you need to apply for special consideration for final assessments (e.g. eExams and other assessments that appear in your Allocate+ timetable) that are held during the official assessment period, you can do this through the Web Enrolment System (WES).

What happens if you miss a class for special consideration?

If you’ve missed a class but this won’t have any affect on your mark for the unit, you don’t need to apply for special consideration. You can contact your Chief Examiner – just make sure you give them at least 24 hours notice. Alternative arrangements may be available but are not guaranteed.