Resources: External examiners

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ESCalate newsletter issue 3, autumn 2005
This is the ESCalate newsletter issue 3, published in autumn 2005. Articles in this issue include: Editorial by James Rogers UCET Director, Education stories in the media, Partner sites news, Student award 2005/6, External examiners - Howard Colley, Foundation degrees - Christine Riche, Chartered teachers in Scotland - Alison Fox, Masters courses - Prof John Field, International students - Sheila Trahar, Development grant - Jean Murray, In...
The future for external examining and the Higher Education Academy
This is an article from the ESCalate newsletter Summer 2005, by Howard Colley, Senior Advisor from the Higher Education Academy. The 2003 White Paper on the Future of Higher Education recognised external examiners as ‘the guardians of the public purse and of the reputation of UK higher education’. Such expectation from the government reflects considerable faith in the external examining system and places considerable responsibility on the...