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Request for Extension to Submission Date for Assignment

Students are required to formally apply using the ‘Request for Extension Form’ and be accompanied by supporting evidence. In the case of illness a medical certificate may be accepted.

It is mandatory to consult the School of Nursing & Midwifery Course Handbook with regard to your request. 

Extensions to submission dates for completed work may only be permitted in extenuating circumstances and will require supporting documentation (please see School Handbook Section 2). Requests for extension must be submitted to the at least one week prior to the submission date. Each application is considered on an individual basis.

All correspondents and documentation must be emailed directly to Pgt Nursing Midwifery Email PGT.Nursing.Midw@tcd.ie

Upon review of the application and supporting evidence by the Course Coordinator students may be permitted a maximum of two weeks extension. In the event additional time is required to complete an assignment students are advised to consult with their Course Coordinator regarding the possibility of deferring the assignment to the supplemental period or going ‘off books’.

Dissertation (NU8007/NU8009)

Students may request an extension on the deadline for submission of their Dissertation (NU8007/NU8009) by completing the ‘Request for Extension’ form in conjunction with their Supervisor and/or Course Coordinator. Supporting evidence such as a medical certificate in the case of illness is required in order for your request to be considered by the Course Committee, following which a maximum of four weeks extension may be permitted.

To be completed by student – All fields marked with an astrix (*) are mandatory 

*TCD

Original assignment/assessment submission date

*Reason for Request:

*Other:

*Have you provided supporting documentation?

(If YES email supporting documentation to PGT.Nursing.Midw@tcd.ie along with student Number Student Name and Module Code of the extension)

*If no, please advise when documentation will be provided?

*Have you consulted the relevant Guidelines and Handbooks regarding Extension Request?



Supporting Evidence
Email all supporting evidence to PGT.Nursing.Midw@tcd.ie along with student Number Student Name and Module Code of the extension.

Important Notice (POP
Upon review of the application and supporting evidence by the Course Coordinator students may be permitted a maximum of two weeks extension. In the event additional time is required to complete an assignment students are advised to consult with their Course Coordinator regarding the possibility of deferring the assignment to the supplemental period or going ‘off books’.

Dissertation (NU8007/NU8009)
Students may request an extension on the deadline for submission of their Dissertation (NU8007/NU8009) by completing the ‘Request for Extension’ form in conjunction with their Supervisor and/or Course Coordinator. Supporting evidence such as a medical certificate in the case of illness is required in order for your request to be considered by the Course Committee, following which a maximum of four weeks extension may be permitted.

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