Academic Registry

Approval, Modification and Closure of Academic Provision

The role of Quality Management Divison regarding the approval, modificaiton and closure of courses is to:

  • maintain information documentation and guidance for use in the approval process
  • ensure the appropriate documentation is completed correctly
  • agree the requirements for approval events
  • maintain a central record of proposals
  • advise academic committees on status of proposals

Policy Document

Approval, Modification and Closure of Academic Provision [Acrobat (.pdf) - 178 KB Tue, 18 Jul 2017 10:05:00 BST]

Submission of Proposals 

Phase 1 New Proposals

New proposals will initially be considered by the University Education and Student Experience Committee (UESEC) followed by full consideration of the proposal by the relevant Faculty Executive Committees

Phase 2 Approval Committee

New proposals will be considered through Approval Committees organised by Faculties and the Approval Reports will be considered by Quality Assurance Committee 

Phase 3 Completion

New proposals will be considered completed when conditions have been met and the Form 40 has been signed and submitted to Quality Management Division for final action to confirm the course status as Live on Student Records

Course Approval Process

Information and guidance documents for Course Approval ...[GO]

Collaborative Programme Approval Process

Information and guidance documents for Collaborative Programme Approval... [GO]

Collaborative Research Degree Approval Process

Information and guidance documents for Collaborative Research Degree Approval ...[GO]

Course with Collaborative Specific Credit Approval Process

Information and guidance documents for Course with Collaborative Specific Credit Approval ...[GO]

Flexible Curriculum Approval Process

Information and guidance documents for Short Course Approval ...[GO]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Related Approval Processes

Course Modification, Closure and Suspension

Information and guidance documents for Course Modification, Closure and Suspension ...[GO]

Exemption from Curriculum Framework and Assessment Regulations

Information and guidance documents for exemption from Curriculum Framework and Assessment Regulations... [GO]

New Award Approval

Information and guidance documents for New Award Approval ...[GO]