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Policies and procedures maintained and operated by LTDS; Associated forms and guidelines

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Policies A-Z

This page offers an alphabetical index of policies and procedures that are maintained and/or operated by LTDS. A list of all the forms associated with the above policies and procedures, and guidelines to assist in the completion of these forms, is also available.

Summary of Changes to Quality Management and Student Experience Policies 2021-22


Academic Queries and Appeals Procedure
Admissions Policy
Annual Monitoring and Review Procedure
Anonymity in Boards of Examiners, Principles and Policy
Assessment and Feedback Policy
Assessment Irregularities Procedure
Assessment Tariff (being phased out, see Framework for Assessment Design below)

Changes to Degree Programmes Policy
Code of Practice for Research Degree Programmes
Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning Policyindividual School RPL policy statements

Degree Programme Handbooks Guidelines
Dissertations and Projects, Support for
Doctoral Training Centres, Principles for the bidding, operation and management of

Education Strategy
Educational Partnerships Policy
English Language Policy
Ethics Policies: HaSSMedSciSAgE
Examination Policy
Examination Procedure for Students with Special Requirements
External Examiners of Taught Programmes Policy

Framework for Assessment Design
Fitness to Practise Procedure

Graduate Framework

Joint and Combined Honours Guidelines

Learning and Teaching Review Policy and Procedure

Moderation and Scaling Policy and Guidance
Module Approval

Off-campus Assessment Principles and Policies
Online Assignment Submission Principles

Peer Mentoring
Peer Dialogue for Teaching Policy
Personal Extenuating Circumstances Procedure for Students
Personal Tutoring Framework
Postgraduates who Teach Policy
Principles for External Supervision Arrangements for Research Students
Procedure for Implementing Student Evaluation of Teaching - Institutional Surveys
Procedure for Implementing Student Evaluation of Teaching - National Surveys
Professional Accreditation - Policy for consideration of accreditation reports from PSRBs
Programme Approval Policy

Qualifications and Credit Framework
Quality Assurance and Enhancement Framework for Research Degree Programmes

Register of Educational Partnerships

Secure Communication

Safety Net measures 2020-21

Staff briefing notes regarding Safety Net measures 2020-21

Student Attendance Monitoring Policy
Student Evaluation of Teaching Policy
Student Representation Policy
Support to Study Procedure

Taught Student Intellectual Property Policy

University Regulations

Virtual Learning Environment Canvas Baseline

Work-based and Placement Learning Policy


For policy queries, or to request copies of the documentation below in alternative formats, please contact us.