B1 Foundation Degree Regulations and Level 6 Top-Up Regulations

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    B1.1 Authority

    B1.2 Characteristics of Foundation Degrees

    B1.3 Admissions

    B1.4 Assessment

    B1.5 Foundation Degree award classification

    B1.6 Progression to Honours-level study

    B1.7 Assessment of Honours Top-Up programmes

    B1.8 Honours Degree award classification

    For further information about these regulations, please contact the Course & Student Administration Team in Student Central.

    Approved:
    Academic Enhancement & Standards Committee, 27 June 2012
    Academic Board, 18 July 2012

    Last updated:

    Amendments to admissions and re-assessment arrangements. Academic Enhancement & Standards Committee, 22 May 2013 
    Removal of B1.9 Intermission - replaced with D3.  Academic Enhancement & Standards Committee, 16 September 2015 
    Addition of specific assessment regulations applying to FD programmes and inclusion of level 6 top-up programmes  Academic Enhancement & Standards Committee, 14 September 2016 
    Addition of a sentence to B1.5.i to clarify the calculation of award classification.
    Academic Enhancement & Standards Committee, 24 January 2018