The extension service is integrated into the Online Campus. It allows you to request an extension for an assignment.

Below you will find step-by-step instructions on how to request an extension.

⚠️ NOTE: Each extension request applies to a specific assignment, and not the module as a whole.

Step 1: On the assignment page you will find the Extensions block. Click on the Request an extension button.

Step 2: You will be taken to the Request an extension form.

  • From the drop-down box next to Reason, select a descriptor that best describes the nature of the circumstance that caused your need for an extension.
  • From the drop-down box next to Your new due date, select a date and time you will be able to submit your assignment by.
  • The text-box next to Motivation is where you may provide further details to the circumstances of your request. This is optional.

Step 3: Click on Submit.

Step 4: A pop-up will appear that enables you to review your new due date and the time you have until you have to submit. Click on the I Accept button to confirm.

You will be taken to taken to a page letting you know the outcome of your request and may now continue with your studies.


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