Find out how to submit assessments, ensure academic integrity, how to access and understand your results and what to do if you're having problems.

  • How your work will be assessed

    Assessments show that you have met the learning outcomes of your course. Find out about the different types of assessments you will do and how we will assess your knowledge and skills.

  • How to submit your assessment for marking

    For most courses, you can submit your assessment online from your course page. Find out what you need to check before you do and how to submit an assessment.

  • Submitting your work in te reo Māori

    You can submit all or part of your summative assessments in te reo Māori. You need to apply in writing as soon as possible and before to the assessment due date. You can access the application form here.

  • How to request an assessment extension

    It is important to try to complete your assessments on time, but if you need an extension you can apply through the MyOP learner portal.

  • Special Consideration for in-course assessments

    You can apply for special consideration if your ability to attempt or prepare for an assessment has been seriously affected by exceptional circumstances beyond your control.

  • Grading scales

    Learn more about the grading scales that apply to the qualifications we offer. 

  • Academic Integrity

    Find out about the importance of academic integrity in your assessments and how to avoid plagiarism.

  • Assessment writing

    Tips to get you started on your assessment, including how to understand the assessment topic, plan your assessment, academic writing and formatting.

  • Referencing

    Find out why you need to reference and how to use APA referencing and avoid plagiarism in our Study tips section.

  • Word limits and word count guidelines

    When you do an assessment make sure you check if it has a word limit or word count guideline. Learn more about word limits and word counts.

  • Using AI - Artificial Intelligence services

    If you use AI when preparing and researching for your assessment, you must use your own words and reference the source of the information you use in your assessment submission.