One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An examiner who is from the same institution as the students who are taking the exams being marked.‘scripts must be double-marked by internal examiners’
- ‘External and internal examiners are required to see any examinable component of the submission.’
- ‘As an internal examiner you will not necessarily be an expert in the subject of the thesis, but you must take part in all aspects of the examination process.’
- ‘The report notes that the mark sheet on which his marks were altered wasn't signed by any of the four internal examiners.’
- ‘Hawking's thesis was judged by an internal examiner and an expert external referee.’
- ‘Krebs, a fine scientist and superb lecturer, was the internal examiner of my thesis, which he praised at the time.’
- ‘Of the 100 marks, 60 marks are allocated to projects which are evaluated by internal examiners.’
- ‘The papers were graded in the normal way, first by Brown and then (as is customary) by a second internal examiner.’
- ‘The examination is held in private, with an internal examiner from your School and an external examiner who will be an expert in your subject area.’
- ‘A single form is used to record grades of both the external and internal examiner; grade results from each course are then agreed by both Examiners.’
- ‘It is the internal examiner's duty to ensure that the written part of this report indicates how the candidate performed in the viva.’
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