Item OS/56/1 - University of Strathclyde code of practice for the supervision of postgraduate research students

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GB 249 OS/56/1


University of Strathclyde code of practice for the supervision of postgraduate research students


  • 1994 (Creation)

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1 booklet

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(1969 - 2000)

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The Academic Practice Committee was concerned with teaching and examination methods and student progress. It reported to the Senate. In 2000, it was replaced by the Academic Committee.

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(1990 to date)

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The Registry was responsible for student administration including admissions, registration, student records, examinations, graduations and room booking. The Registry was the responsibility of the Secretary.

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No access restrictions.

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  • English

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Some faculties and departments had their own codes of practice, additional to the University code of practice. For example:
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences code of practice for supervision of postgraduate research students [ref: GB 249 OF/100/17] and
Faculty of Engineering code of practice for postgraduate student research [ref: GB 249 OF/101/3].

In 2000, the University code of practice was replaced by the University procedures and guidelines for postgraduate research programmes [ref: OS/56/2].

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