A sub-committee of the University Learning and Teaching Committee
Regulation Sub-Committee (RSC) is a sub-committee of the Learning and Teaching Committee. It has a remit that spans the development and security of all academic University Regulations and the maintenance of academic standards. RSC ensures consistent academic standards across the University through monitoring, review, and enhancement of the University’s regulatory framework, taking into account the implications of external bodies, policy, and changes in University strategy and practice.
RSC is responsible for considering requests for waivers of regulations. You can find more information about waiver of regulations here.
If you wish to apply for a waiver of regulations, please visit the Waiver of Regulations Applications page.
RSC is also responsible for considering requests to exempt programmes from University regulations. If you wish to apply for an exemption to regulations, please contact Adam Hewitt.
RSC operates a number of working groups to review specific regulatory issues, varying on a year-to-year basis. In 2021/22, the following working groups fall within the remit of RSC:
You can find a full Membership list in the document below, or you can view members by area in the table further down this page.
You can find more details information about this committee in the Terms of Reference below.
|Chair||Professor Chris Langley|
|Deputy Chair||Adam Hewitt|
|PASC Representative||Olivia Hunt|
|Student and Academic Services||Alison Levey|
|Students' Union (Education)||Adora Wong|
|Students' Union||Richard Broome|
|Students' Union (Welfare)||Sana Azhar|
Membership of Working Groups by Area Represented
|HLS||Chris Langley (Chair)|
|Careers & Placements||TBC|
|Careers & Placements||Julie Stonall|
This committee meets a minimum of four times per academic year, with additional meetings scheduled as and when required.
This committee is scheduled to meet on the following dates:
|6 September 2022||10:30 - 12:30||MS Teams|
|16 November 2022||10:00 - 13:00||MS Teams|
|15 March 2023||10:00 - 13:00||MS Teams|
|11 May 2023||10:00 - 14:00||TBC|
News and Updates
The dates for the 2022/23 Exam Board Briefings have been confirmed as:
|Wednesday 23rd November 2022||14:00 – 15:30||MS Teams|
|Thursday 12th January 2023||11:00 – 12:30||MS Teams|
|Wednesday 10th May 2023||14:00 – 15:30||MS Teams|
|Tuesday 16th May 2023||14:00 – 15:30||MS Teams|
Exam Board Briefings for both UG and PG boards are now combined and delivered in a single session, so please feel free to attend any session for which you are available.
For past minutes of this meeting please click here.
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