In the below you will find the assessment deadlines for the 2020-21 academic year. Just click on the the tab for the year you are currently in to find the assessment deadlines relevant to you. Please make sure you are checking your courses regularly on Blackboard for any updates.   

Please note that dates and times for the main exams will be available on a separate exam timetable. All times are UK local times. 

These deadlines are subject to change. Any changes will be announced by email.

Assessment Deadlines

Year 1

Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 1 2020-21
CourseworkHand-in DateMarks and Feedback Return Date
 Maths Attainment Test 9th October
Week 1
23rd October
Week 3
 Think about Physics 1 15th October (9 AM)
Week 2
Used to help plan Week 3 academic tutorials
19th - 23rd October
 Think about Physics 2 29th October (9 AM)  Used to help plan Week 5 academic tutorials
2nd - 6th November 
 APS 1: Mechanics & Relativity and   Oscillations & Waves 6th November (5 PM)
Week 5 
In Week 7 academic tutorials
16th - 20th November  
 Lab Report 0 - Introduction Cycle 9th - 20th November
Weeks 6 - 7 
In Lab Weeks 8 - 9 
23rd November - 4th December  
 Think about Physics 3 12th November (9 AM)
Week 6 
Used to help plan Week 7 academic tutorials 
16th - 20th November
 Think about Physics 4 26th November (9 AM)
Week 8 
Used to help plan Week 9 academic tutorials
30th November - 4th December
 Computing Project: Code and Answer 27th November (5 PM)
Week 8
30th November - Group feedback and project roundup
11th December - marks released 
 Oscillations & Waves Team Project -   Talk 7th - 11th December
week 10 
In Week 3 of Term 2, via email along with feedback on project lab book.
25th - 29th January
 Think about Physics 5 10th December (9 AM)
Week 10 
Used to help plan Week 11 academic tutorials
14th - 18th December
 Lab Report Cycle 1 7th - 18th December
Week 10 - 11 
In Lab Weeks 2 - 3 of Term 2
18th - 29th January
 APS 2: Mechanics & Relativity and   Oscillations & Waves 18th December (5 PM)
Week 11
In Week 3 of Term 2 academic tutorials
25th - 29th January 
 Oscillations & Waves Team Project - project lab book or portfolio 14th - 18th December
Week 11
In Week 3 of Term 2, via email along with feedback on project lab book.
25th - 29th January 
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 1 2020-21
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 1 2020-21

Year 2

Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 2 2020-21
CourseworkHand-in DateMarks and Feedback Return Date
 Term One    
 APS: Quantum Physics  21st October (1 PM)
 Week 3
  Week 5
 APS: Differential Equations and Electromagnetism  28th October (1 PM)
 Week 4
 Week 6
 Lab Report  4th & 6th November 
 Week 5
 Week 6 & 7
 Interviews in Week 6
 APS: Thermal Physics and Structure of Matter  11th November (1 PM)
 Week 6
 Week 8
 APS: Quantum Physics  18th November (1 PM)
 Week 7
Week 9 
 APS: Differential Equations and Electromagnetism  25th November (1 PM)
 Week 8
Week 10 
 APS: Thermal Physics and Structure of Matter  2nd December (1 PM)
 Week 9
 Week 11
 Science Article Plan  4th December (4 PM)
 Week 9
 Week 11
 Lab Report  10th & 11th December
 Week 10 
Week 11 and Week 1 Term 2
Interviews in Week 11 
 APS: Thermal Physics and Structure of Matter  16th December (1 PM)
 Week 11
Week 1 Term 2 
 Term Two    
 Science Article  11th January (4 PM)
 Week 1
 Week 4 Feedback
 Sometime after Week 6 for the final grade, following moderation
 APS: Thermal Physics and Structure of Matter  20th January (1 PM)
 Week 2
 Week 4 
 APS: Quantum Physics  27th January (1 PM)
 Week 3
 Week 5
 APS: Differential Equations and Electromagnetism  3rd February (1 PM)
 Week 4
 Week 6
 Lab Report  11th & 12th February
 Week 5
 Week 6 & 7
 Interviews in Week 6
 APS: Quantum Physics  17th February (1 PM)
 Week 6
 Week 8 
 APS: Thermal Physics and Structure of Matter  24th February (1 PM)
 Week 7
 Week 9 
 APS: Differential Equations and Electromagnetism  3rd March (1 PM)
 Week 8
 Week 10 
 APS: Quantum Physics  11th March (1 PM)
 Week 9
 Week 11
 Lab Report  Week 10  Week 11 and Week 1 Term 3
 Interviews in Week 11
 APS: Differential Equations and Electromagnetism  25th March (1 PM)
 Week 11
Week 1 Term 3 
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 2 2020-21
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 2 2020-21

Week 6 and 7

Year 3

Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 3 2020-21
CourseworkHand-in DateMarks and Feedback Return Date
 Term One    
 BSc Project Plan (One Term & Two Term Projects*) 23 October
Week 3
3 November 
Week 5
 BSc Project Plan (Two Term Projects*) 6 November 
Week 5
20 November
Week 7
 Lab Report Cycle 1-1 11 November
Week 6
25 November 
Week 8
 BSc Project Progress Report (One Term Project) 13 November
Week 6
27 November
Week 8
 Computational Physics Assignment - assessed problems (option) 16 November
Week 7
30 November
Week 9
 Lab Report Cycle 1-2 4 December 
Week 9
19 December
 Two Page Submission and Presentation Upload
Professional Skills Cohort A
10 December (4 PM)
Week 10
14 January
Week 1 Term 2
 BSc Project Report Outline (One Term Project) 11 December 
Week 10
13 December
Week 11
(Optional/Informal)
 BSc Project Progress Report (Two Term Project*) 11 December
Week 10
15 January
Week 1 Term 2
 BSc Project Viva (One Term Project) 14 - 18 December
Week 11
 
 Term One Recorded Presentation Upload
Professional Skills Cohort A
17 December (4 PM)
Week 11
14 Janaury
Week 1 Term 2
 Computational Physics Project 21 December 1st February
Week 4 Term 2
 Term Two    
 Lab Report Cycle 1-3 12 January
Week 1
27 January 
Week 3
 BSc Project Report
(Term 1 - One Term Project)
19 Janaury
Week 2
16 February
Week 6
 Complexity Online Test 1 27 January - 3rd February (10 AM)
Weeks 3 - 4
tbc
 BSc Project Plan
(One Term Project)
29 Janaury
Week 3
12 February
Week 5
 Complexity Online Test 2 3rd - 10th February (10 AM)
Weeks 4 - 5
tbc
 Lab Report Cycle 2-1 11th February
Week 5
26th February
Week 7
 BSc Project Progress Report 19th February
Week 6
5th March
Week 8
 Complexity Science Project Report and Code 22nd February (5 PM)
Week 7
22 March
Week 11
 Networks Online Test 1 3rd - 10th March (10 AM)
Weeks 8 - 9
tbc
 Lab Report Cycle 2-2 8th March
Week 9
23rd March 
Week 11
 Two Page Submission and Presentation Upload
Professional Skills Cohort B
tbc tbc
 Networks Online Test 2 10th - 17th March (10 AM)
Weeks 9 - 10
tbc
 BSc Project Report Outline (One and Two Term Projects*) 19th March
Week 10
26th March
Week 11
(Optional/Informal)
 Term 2 Presentation Professional Skills Cohort B tbc tbc
 BSc Project Viva (One and Two Term Projects*) 22nd - 26th March (latest date)
Week 11
 
 Networks Project Report and Code 29th March (5 PM) 17 May
Week 4 Term 3
 Term Three    
 Lab Report Cycle 2-3 27th April
Week 1
12th May
Week 3
 BSc Project Report (One and Two Term Projects*) 4th May
Week 2
1st June
week 6

* Two Term BSc Projects are only available to Erasmus students.
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 3 2020-21

Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 3 2020-21

Year 4

Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 4 2020-21
CourseworkHand-in DateMark and Feedback Return Date
 Term One    
 MSci Project Literature Review 5th October
Week 1 
19th October
Week 3 
 MSci Project Risk Assessment 12th October
Week 2 
 
 Research Interfaces Outline Proposal
 Activity 1
6th November (12 PM)
Week 5 
16th November Formative Feedback
 Week 7 
 MSci Project
 Progress Statement
23rd November
Week 8 
 
 Research Interfaces Proposal
 Activity 2
14th December (12 PM)
Week 11 
11th January
Week 1 Term 2 
 Term Two    
 Research Interfaces Recorded   Proposal Pitch
 Activity 3
 15th January (12 PM)
 Week 1
1st February
Week 4 
 Research Interfaces Interactive   Sessions
 Activity 3
 18th January (1 - 6 PM)
 Week 2
1st February
Week 4
 Research Interfaces MSci Poster   Submission
 Activity 4
 26th February (12 PM)
 Week 7
26th March 
Week 11
 Research Interfaces Interactive   Session  8th & 11th March 
 Week 9
 26th March
 Week 11
 MSci Project Report Outline  15th March
 Week 10 
 26th March
 Week 11
 MSci Project Viva  22nd - 26th March
 Week 11
 9th April 
Term Three    
 MSci Project Report 26th April
Week 1
 After exam results release
 Research Interfaces Layperson's MSci   Project Summary
 Activity 5
26th April
Week 1
 After exam results release
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 4 2020-21
Assessment and Feedback Deadline Tracker for Year 4 2020-21