Additional policy guidance in response to the Coronavirus outbreak
UPDATED 13 OCTOBER 2021 TO REFLECT NEW ARRANGEMENTS FOR THE 2021/22 ACADEMIC YEAR
We're introducing additional assessment measures for all University students to account for any ongoing effects of the pandemic.
Although we're gradually returning to a greater degree of normality, we recognise that the pandemic isn't over.
We're continuing to support our students manage the longer-term impacts and have made a series of assessment commitments for the 2021/22 academic year.
These include additional measures we'll take around assessments for all taught students across the University, mitigating any ongoing effects of the pandemic that may affect your performance.
For 2021/22, the University is introducing additional assessment measures for all students to account for any ongoing effects of the pandemic.
Mitigating circumstances & extension requests - information for students
Information for students on arrangements for mitigating circumstances and extension requests during the 2021/22 academic year.
Mitigating circumstances & extension requests - information for staff
Information for staff on arrangements for mitigating circumstances and requests for extensions during the 2021/22 academic year.
Frequently asked questions for students around Coronavirus
Information provided to students about the current situation, including teaching and assessments.
Student self-certification of absence
Details of the Procedure for Student Self-Certification of Absence.
Student disciplinary hearings
Guidance (for staff and students) to supplement the existing discipline policy framework (Regulation XVII and associated procedures) including remote student disciplinary hearings.
Student discipline Regulation updates
An addendum has been added to Regulation XVII (Conduct and Discipline of Students) in November 2020 relating to Covid-19 and Student Conduct.
Adjustments for disabled students
Guidance for staff regarding considering adjustments for disabled students when replacing on-campus exams.
Safety Guidance for undertaking field courses during Covid-19
Guidance and risk assessment form to cover essential field courses during 2020/21.
Student Support microsite
The Student Support microsite is being regularly updated with details of support and advice for students.
Supporting Students website
The Supporting Students website is a resource for academic and professional services staff to support the students they are working with.