External Examiner – Post-Registration Modules – Swansea University

Opening Date:
10 Jun 2014
Closing Date:
30 Jun 2014
Salary Range:

The College of Human and Health Sciences is seeking an external examiner for the following post-registration modules for health care professionals:
• Tissue Viability (undergraduate, level 5 and 6)
• Contemporary Practice in Plastic/ Reconstructive Surgery (undergraduate, level 6)
• Foundations in Burns Care (undergraduate, level 6)
• Innovations in Chronic Wound Management (postgraduate, level 7)

Role Specification:
The external examiner is asked to look at a sample of the assessments and report on:
• the administration of the programme
• the standards and consistency of internal marking
• the standards of student performance
• the extent to which the regulations and processes of the University are correctly applied and adhered to
• whether the academic standards of the programme are appropriate
• examples of good practice identified
You would be asked to attend one examination board per year and submit an annual report following this.

Essential Criteria: Experience of delivering post-registration programmes

Desirable Criteria: Previous experience as an external examiner

Date of appointment: September 2014 – September 2017

Module details will be provided to the appointee and an induction day (in March 2015) will be offered.

For expressions of interest, further information on the modules or to submit your CV, please contact Siân Hoskins on 01792 295318 or by email at s.k.hoskins@swansea.ac.uk