Academic Misconduct Investigative Stage Script passed to Assessment Office Script passed to AIO/Module Organiser informed AIO appraises case Student called for interview OR script returned to marker for usual processing.
Formal Interview Assessment Office arranges formal interview (in accordance with Regulations) AIO completes formal Interview notes at meeting Outcomes (all recorded in SITS) No further action Poor academic practice Refer to Academic Misconduct Panel
Academic Misconduct Panel Panel meeting established by Assessment office Independant Chair (AIO from other Faculty) Plus 2 Panel trained members from Faculty and Secretary. Outcomes (recorded in SITS) Not academic misconduct – work returned to marker Academic misconduct found – regulatory penalty advised to Chair of Exam Board.
Academic Integrity Forum First forum meeting took place in January 2013 Chair – Professor Ian Kinchin (Head of Dept of Higher Education) Members: FR’s, AD(LT)’s, 2 AIO’s from each faculty, SPLASH rep (FHMS – Deborah Lawson/Shirley Price/Kikki Bodman- Smith/Claire Moore) Purpose: - to raise/discuss issues around academic integrity to ensure consistancy across University to provide support to AIO’s/Panel members