Higher Education Regulations and Policies

Academic & Qualifications Credit Framework

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Higher Education Qualifications Credit Framework (Word)
Foundation Year Academic Framework (Word)
Undergraduate Academic Framework (Word)
Integrated Masters Academic Framework (Word)
Taught Postgraduate Academic Framework (Word)

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Higher Education Qualifications Credit Framework (pdf)
Foundation Year Academic Framework (pdf)
Undergraduate Academic Framework (pdf)
Integrated Masters Academic Framework (pdf)
Taught Postgraduate Academic Framework (pdf)

Academic Appeal Procedure

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Higher Education - Academic Appeal Procedure (Word)

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Higher Education - Academic Appeal Procedure (pdf)

Access and Participation

Access and Participation Plan 2020/21 - 2024/25Current
Access and Participation Plan 2022/23 - 2026/2027Approved
Fee Information for New Entrants (Academic Year 2021-22)
Access and Participation Plan Monitoring 2019-20Provider Impact Report
Access and Participation Plan 2019-20
Access Agreement 2018-19
Access Agreement 2017-18
Access Agreement 2016-17
Access Agreement 2015-16

Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL)

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Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) - Guidance Notes (Word)
Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) - Application Form (Word)

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Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) - Guidance Notes (pdf)
Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) - Application Form (pdf)

Admissions Complaints and Appeals

Complaints and Appeals Procedure for Applicants to Higher Education Courses

Admissions Policy Statement

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Admissions Policy - cycle 2021/22 for entry 2022 (Word)

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Admissions Policy - cycle 2021/22 for entry 2022 (pdf)
Admissions Policy - cycle 2020/21 for entry 2021 (pdf)
Admissions Policy - cycle 2019/20 for entry 2020 (pdf)
Admissions Policy - cycle 2018/19 for entry 2019 (pdf)
Admissions Policy - cycle 2017/18 for entry 2018 (pdf)
Admissions Policy - cycle 2016/17 for entry 2017 (pdf)

Assessment - Code of Practice for Higher Education

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Code of Practice: Taught Higher Education Assessment (Levels 4 to 7) (Word)

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Code of Practice: Taught Higher Education Assessment (Levels 4 to 7) (pdf)

Attendance Policy

Higher Education - Attendance Policy

Complaints Procedure

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Complaints Procedure for Students and Employers (Word)
Complaints Form (Word)
Request for Review Form (Word)

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Complaints Procedure for Students and Employers (pdf)
Complaints Form (pdf)
Request for Review Form (pdf)

Degree Outcomes Statement

Degree Outcomes Statement 2020

Fees and Refund Policy

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Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2022-23 (Word)

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Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2022-23 (pdf)
Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2021-22 (pdf)Effective from: 17 March 2021
Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2021-22 (pdf)Effective Until: 16 March 2021
Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2020-21 (pdf)
Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2019-20 (pdf)
Higher Education - Fees and Refund Policy 2018-19 (pdf)
Higher Education - Financial Information and Regulations for Students 2017-18

Fitness to Study and Reside Policy

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Fitness to Study/Reside (in Halls of Residence) Policy & Procedure (Word)

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Fitness to Study/Reside (in Halls of Residence) Policy & Procedure (pdf)

Safeguarding & Prevent Policy

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Safeguarding & Prevent Policy (Word)

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Safeguarding & Prevent Policy (pdf)

Scholarships and Bursaries

Scholarships and Bursaries 2021-22
Scholarships and Bursaries 2020-21
Scholarships and Bursaries 2019-20
Scholarships and Bursaries 2018-19

Student Disciplinary Policy and Procedure

Student Disciplinary Policy and Procedure

Student Handbook

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Higher Education - Student Handbook (Word)

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Higher Education - Student Handbook (pdf)

Student Protection

Higher Education - Student Protection Plan 2021-22
Higher Education - Student Protection Plan 2020-21
Higher Education - Student Protection Plan 2019-20

Terms and Conditions

Higher Education - Student Agreement, Terms and Conditions 2021-22Effective from: 17 March 2021
Higher Education - Student Agreement, Terms and Conditions 2021-22Effective Until: 16 March 2021
Higher Education - Student Agreement, Terms and Conditions 2020-21
Higher Education - Student Agreement, Terms and Conditions 2019-20
Higher Education - Student Agreement, Terms and Conditions 2018-19

Withdrawals, Intermissions and Resumption of Study Policy

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Higher Education - Withdrawals, Intermissions and Resumption of Study Policy (Word)

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Higher Education - Withdrawals, Intermissions and Resumption of Study Policy (pdf)