Directorate of Quality Enhancement and Standards

Codes of practice

The following are in operation for 2017/18.  Clicking on a particular document will take you directly to it, clicking on the relevant web page will take you to further information about that particular subject.

Policy Relevant Webpage
Policy for quality and academic standards  

 

Guidance Relevant Webpage
Guidance for external assessors  
Guidance for external examiners  

 

 

Code of practice Relevant webpage
Code of practice for academic governance  
Code of practice for the design and approval of new programmes and periodic programme review The Validation and Periodic Review Process
Code of practice for annual programme review: taught programmes Annual Programme Review (Undergraduate and Postgraduate Taught)
Code of practice for programme and module modification Modifications
Code of practice for programme suspension and withdrawal Suspensions and Withdrawals
Code of practice for recognition of prior learning and prior credit: taught programmes Assessment and the recognition of prior learning 

Code of practice for assessment and feedback

Code of practice for assessment and feedback: Assessment feedback template

Code of practice for assessment and feedback: Mark adjustment template

Assessment

 

 

Code of practice for external examining: taught programmes External Examiners
Code of practice for professional training Working with External Partners
Code of practice for personal tutoring Learning Opportunities and Student Support
Code of practice for student engagement Learning Opportunities and Student Support
Code of practice for the approval of new PhD and MD programmes Postgraduate Research
Code of practice for research degrees Postgraduate Research
Code of practice for annual programme review: postgraduate research programmes Postgraduate Research
Code of practice for postgraduate researchers who support teaching Postgraduate Research
Code of practice for handling allegations of research misconduct Postgraduate Research
Code of practice for collaborative provision Collaborative Provision
Code of practice for Moderators within the Associated Institutions of the University Moderators
Code of practice for Associate Tutors, Guest Speakers and Visiting Academics involved in teaching Staff

 

 

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