BMS eHandbookCurrent Students

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught Masters (MSc) Students

Key information:

Submission of assessed work

Deadlines for assessed coursework are generally at the end of each semester quarter, although specific hand-in dates for modules may vary and dates can be found within the module handook.

Deadline extensions

If you require a deadline extension for a piece of assessed coursework, please see the department policy regarding:

eSubmission to Turnitin

The majority of coursework will likely be uploaded electronically through MOLE (My Online Learning Environment) using its main e-submission tool called Turnitin. 

Penalties for late submission of work

Work submitted after the published deadlines without good reason will be penalised by the deduction of 5% of the total mark awarded for each working day after the submission date.

Help and Support

Help and SupportHow to get in touch with the BMS office and the ways we will communicate with you. Find out about our teaching structure and who to contact. If you're absent due to illness or require any personal help, advice is provided here.

Contact information, help and advice

Online Learning and Student Computing

ComputingHow to access the learning and teaching technologies, such as MOLE, Turnitin and Google+. Whether you are using your own computer or need access to a campus desktop, there's a wide range of services and facilities provided across the University.

Online learning and IT services

Careers Skills and Services

CareersThe Careers Service works with the department to provide planning and advice - whether at the beginning of your degree studies or in the final year.

Careers for BMS Students - the latest career events, placement and graduate opportunities.

Careers Connect - latest job vacancies for final year students.

Placements & Work Experience Opportunities

PlacementsThere are a variety of placements and overseas study options for BMS students. Whether you are looking for a short term placement over the summer or a year in industry.

  • Summer vacation - SURE project placement scheme.
  • Industrial placements - during Level 2 you will have the opportunity to apply for an industrial placement.
  • Study Abroad Programme - an opportunity to study in Australia, Canada or the USA.

Work Experience Opportunities