Yes, the Head of the Department/School for the module(s) you are appealing will receive a copy of your appeal from the Examination Appeals Officer.
The Head of Department/School will be asked to:
The Department’s response will be sent to the appellant by the Examinations Appeals Officer. The appellant can respond to the Department’s opinion if they believe, with evidence, that there is a factual inaccuracy.
The Examinations Appeals Committee will take the Department’s response (and any subsequent responses by the appellant and/or Department) into account when deciding on the merits of the appeal. However, the sole and final decision on the appeal rests with the Examination Appeals Committee only.
For further information please see exam appeals, mitigation, and re-checks.
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