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Academic regulations, policies and quality

UWE Bristol's quality academic regulations and quality management process aids the University with maintaining and enhancing standards – and the quality of learning offered to students. They also ensure that all students at the University are treated consistently and equitably.

These pages set out the University’s approach to the management of academic standards, and outline the principal ways in which the quality of learning, teaching and assessment and the student experience at UWE Bristol are assured and enhanced.

Academic regulations and procedures

The University has responsibility for the academic standards of its awards and programmes of study. These areas must be regulated to ensure we fulfil these responsibilities. As an enrolled student, you agree to abide by these regulations.

Enhancement Framework for Academic Programmes and Practice

The Enhancement Framework encompasses the University’s approach to quality enhancement. It covers the design, development, approval and review of programmes and teaching, learning and assessment practices. It ensures that academic standards are set and maintained, and that academic programmes offer an excellent student experience.

Quality management contacts

View a list of contacts for quality management.

Student policies

Developing non-academic student policies such as Student Conduct, Professional Suitability, Fitness to Study, Safeguarding, (Disclosure and Barring Service) DBS checks and the UWE Bristol Charter, and managing associated casework.

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