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New for 2021/22

Updated and new University policies, regulations and guidance for academic session 2021/22 for assessment, student learning support, research students and the quality framework.

Policies and regulations have implications for staff and students across the University. Schools and Colleges should take account of the changes listed below in their practice and the information they provide to students and staff.

Assessment and degree regulations

Key changes and updates to the Taught Assessment Regulations, Postgraduate Assessment Regulations for Research Degrees and the Undergraduate and Postgraduate Degree Regulations.

Student learning and support

Updates to Special Circumstances, Academic and Pastoral Support, Course Organiser Role and Programme and Course Handbooks policies.

Quality framework

Changes to Annual Monitoring, Review and Reporting and Student Voice policies. Updates to School Director of Quality role outline and Student Staff Liaison Committee operational guidance.

Research students

Updated Postgraduate Assessment Regulations for Research Degrees and Code of Practice for Supervisors and Research Students.

Policy advice

Academic Services can provide advice and support for academic and professional staff on academic policies, regulations and guidance. If you have any questions about the University’s academic policy framework, contact us.

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