How do I request an explanation for my grade?
Students at the following faculties can request an explanation for their grade in Studentweb. Exceptions are informed by student e-mail:
- Faculty of Health Sciences
- Faculty of Education and International Studies
- Faculty of Technology, Art and Design, except Department of Art, Design and Drama.
The following students must use nettskjema to request an explanation for their grade. Your requirement of explanation is processed at the faculty:
- Faculty of Social Sciences
- Department of Art, Design and Drama
In connection with written examinations, a request for an explanation must be submitted within one week from when the grade was announced. Grades are announced in Studentweb three weeks after your exam. If you want to request an explanation for your grade in connection with oral examinations or assessment of practical skills, you will have to contact the examiner or lecturer immediately after the grade is announced.
When will I receive the explanation?
You will normally receive the explanation within two weeks after you have submitted your request. The explanation shall state the general principles on which the assessment was based and explain the assessment of your performance.
Explanations may be given orally or in writing at the examiner’s discretion.