Academic Board for Concessions and Discipline

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					Academic Board for Concessions and Discipline: Terms of Reference 2009/10


       1      Under the Ordinances and Regulations to be responsible to the Senate for the effective
              operation of the College’s procedures for the admission, progression and examination of
              students.
       2      To approve the recommendations of Admissions Boards for applicants to be offered places
              to study at the College.
       3      To approve the recommendations of Interim Examination Boards for the progression of a
              student to a subsequent year of study.
       4      To approve the recommendations of Final Examination Boards, when required, on behalf
              of the Senate.
       5      To terminate the studies of any student whose work is found after examination to be
              unsatisfactory.
       6      To hear appeals, on grounds specified in the Regulations, against failure, at Entrance,
              Interim or Final Examination.
       7      Under Ordinance 9 Part II to decide, after a hearing, what action should be taken against a
              student accused of serious misconduct.
       8      To operate the College’s procedures relating to student academic concessions, e.g., period
              of study, basis of registration, academic qualifications, experience and age.
       9      To advise the Senate on policy issues relating to the recruitment, admission, progression
              and examination of students.
       10     To monitor progress in implementing the College’s equal opportunities policy as regards
              students.
       11     To submit a written report annually to the Senate on the Board’s work.
       12     To act as a reserved business committee concerning individual student matters.
       13     To undertake such other functions as may be determined by the Senate.

       Membership:
       Dr Paul Thompson, Rector (Chair)
       Professor Alan Cummings, Pro-Rector
       Professor Joan Ashworth
       Professor Clare Johnston
       Corinne Smith
       Professor Martin Smith
       Alan Selby, Registrar

       Secretary
       Administrative Assistant, Maria Ohlson

       In attendance
       Jenny Brown, Senior Administrative Officer
       Beverley Saunders, Occupational Health Nurse
       Jim Price, Student Support Officer
       Andrew Loveland, Research Administrator

       Invitees
       Relevant Heads of Department

       Quorum
       Three members.

       Number of Meetings per year
Seven

				
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