Academic Regulations

Table of contents
 1  Introduction
 2  Regulatory framework
 3  Credit framework
 4  Admissions
 5  Recognition of prior learning
 6  Enrolment
 7  Assessment
 8  Reassessment by resit
 9  Repeating periods of study (undergraduate programmes only)
 10  Deferrals for extenuating circumstances
 11  Undergraduate progresssion and awards
 12  Taught Postgraduate awards
 13  Modification of results
 14  Assessment Boards
 15  External Examiners
 16  Aegrotat awards
 17  Posthumous Awards
 18  Conferment of Awards


COVID-19 Key changes to Regulations

We have introduced a number of key changes to the Academic and General Regulations to ensure that the academic performance of students is not negatively affected by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

2019/20 Regulations:

These Regulations apply to all students enrolled on a programme stage between September 2019 and August 2020, and for those students undergoing any University procedure relating to modules taken within this period.

2018/2019 Regulations

These Regulations apply to all students enrolled on a course stage from October 2018 onwards.

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