It's time to drop the dead parrot 5

July 12, 2002

The marking system is a mess. As a mature student, I find that marking differs not only between faculties but also within departments. I have fallen foul of this and have complained. This complaint, although informal, led to a change of result but, in the strange world of examination marking, I was left with no markers' comments to question.

Brian Casey
Arts faculty
University of Glasgow

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