• Staff guides

    A collection of the Student Central guides that you will need to support your students on all taught programmes, across the University.

    Undergraduate Modular Programme

    Credit Entry Guide
    Guidance for processing credit entry applications and completing M103 form.

    Credit Transfer Guide
    Credit works on a common UK standard framework called the Credit Accumulation and Transfer Scheme (CATS).

    Independent Study Guide
    An Independent Study module widens the opportunity to respond to student and staff interests, for inclusion within the course of syllabus material.

    Project and Dissertation Guide
    This guide includes information for staff on timelines, regulations, registration, supervision and submission.

    Responsibilities of Programme Leads and Subject Co-ordinators
    Programme Lead and Subject Co-ordinator roles have a set of defined responsibilities each of which are listed in detail here.

    Subject Change Guide
    Subject change requests are authorized by the proposed Subject Co-ordinator who may impose conditions which need to be meet before the change can be agreed. 

    Undergraduate Course Design Guidance (PDF) 
    Guidance for Programme Development Teams when designing new or redesigning existing undergraduate programmes.

    Mark Entry
    Mark entry via the new student records system will be available for postgraduate modules from the beginning of November 2019. Undergraduate mark entry will begin in January 2020.

    Courses outside of the Undergraduate Modular Programme

    Examination Committee Guide (PDF)
    For members of examination committees (not including UMP), giving operational information about conducting committees and the processes supporting them.

    Examination Committee Letters Guide (PDF)
    For members of examination committees (not including UMP), giving guidance on examination committee letters for students.

    Mark Entry
    Mark entry via the new student records system will be available for postgraduate modules from the beginning of November 2019. Undergraduate mark entry will begin in January 2020.

    Undergraduate Course Design Guidance (PDF) 
    Guidance for Programme Development Teams when designing new or redesigning existing undergraduate programmes.