The following headings link to the specific information and other related links for assignments.

Assignment submission


  • explanation
  • where to deposit assignments
  • naming convention
  • instructions for offshore students
  • penalties for late submission

Assignment coversheets


  • accessing your coversheet
  • submitting your assignment for assessment
  • how to format your assignment
  • what should be included in your submission

Assignment extensions


  • application for an extension will be assessed by the relevant Unit of Study Coordinator
  • when an extension is granted, a reply email will be sent to the student’s university email account within 3 working days (no other email accounts accepted)
  • extensions granted, may be granted up to 5 working days
  • submitting an assignment where an extension of time has been granted
  • special consideration
  • off-shore students – Singapore

Assignment grading


  • definition
  • what marks are awarded for
  • what sets academic writing apart
  • specific grading criteria (pass, credit, distinction, high distinction)
  • unit of study grades – range of marks

Return of assignments


  • on-shore students
  • pre-registration students
  • post-registration students
  • off-shore students
  • Singapore students

Assignment referencing guide


  • explanation
  • links to the style guide for referencing for Sydney Nursing School

Assignment submission | Assignment extensions | Assignment grading | Return of assignments | Assignment referencing guide