Reviewed: 20/07/2022

These technical help pages are relevant to everyone in the Faculty, regardless of School.

Please note that if your query is about a specific course unit or programme, the appropriate help pages may be located under “School Help”. If you are in doubt, please use the search option.


Assignments are submissions of pieces of work such as Essays, Posters etc. They can be run in Blackboard or via TurnItIn.


Assessments are usually run in Blackboard. They can be set as summative or formative coursework, in class assessments etc.

Blackboard Calendar 

The calendar allows you to keep track of your events and due dates.