Chapter 2 - Programme design and approval

  • This section of the Quality & Standards handbook covers the approval procedures relating to taught programmes developed and delivered by Brookes staff.

    Read this chapter if you are interested in any of the following procedures:

    • approval of a new programme of study leading to a University award (qualification or credit)
    • re-validation of an existing programme of study
    • addition of a new type of award to the University’s portfolio
    • approval of a variation from the University Regulations to apply to a specific programme
    • approval of modifications to existing modules or programmes
    • programme closure or suspension of recruitment

    For information about the approval, monitoring and review of collaborative arrangements go to Chapter 5 of the Quality & Standards Handbook.        
    For information about the approval, monitoring and review of ‘home’/on-campus short courses, go to Chapter 6 of the Quality & Standards Handbook.