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BSc (Hons) Accountancy

19th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for the purposes of accountancy, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points will be required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MNSW Adult Nursing and Social Work

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) only.

PGCert Advanced Cardiothoracic Care

20th June 2019 - Related Courses

MSc Advanced Clinical Practice

18th December 2019 - New Modules Added

HEA4242 Advanced Person-Centred Care (20 credits) and HUG4046 Applied Nutrition for Health (20 credits) added as optional modules.

28th May 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The entry requirements for the programme have been revised to the following:

The normal minimum requirement is to be a practitioner who is a member of a statutorily regulated profession, with three years\’ experience in practice (or equivalent).

A lower second-class honours degree in a health-related subject is desirable, but not essential. Evidence of experiential learning and ability to study at a higher academic level should be provided as part of the application process.

28th May 2019 - Change of Programme Title and Modules

Change of programme title from MSc Advanced Practice. HEA4045 Research: The Development of a Research Proposal (20 credits) and HEA4196 Advancing Practice Project – Clinical Practice (60 credits) removed as compulsory modules. HEA4241 Developing Practice Capability in Advanced Care (20 credits), HEA4244 Research Inquiry for Advanced Practice (20 credits) and HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) added as compulsory modules. HEA4179 Primary Care Work Based Learning (20 credits) removed as an optional module. CPD4454 Teaching and Learning in the Clinical Context (20 credits), HEA4034 Negotiated Learning Shell 7.20 (20 credits), HEA4105 Independent and Supplementary Non Medical Prescribing (30 credits), HEA4195 Ethics, The Law and Decision Making (20 credits), HEA4208 Strategic Clinical Leadership (20 credits) and HEA4242 Advanced Person-Centred Care (20 credits) added as optional modules.

15th August 2018 - New Module Added

HEA4220 Promoting Professionalism and Ethics in Multidisciplinary Practice (20 credits) added as an optional module on all pathways.

PGCert Advanced Critical Care

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MSc Advanced Fertility Practice

16th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

HEA4108 Sexual Health (20 credits) removed as an optional module.

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces HEA4045 Research: The Development of a Research Proposal (20 credits) as a compulsory module.

BA (Hons) Animation

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry. While stop-motion modules will still be available within the new programme structure, there will no longer be a dedicated stop-motion pathway, meaning that the only target award on this programme is now BA (Hons) Animation.

MED1443 Design for Animation (20 credits) and MED1444 Animation Production (20 credits) replace MED1422 Design for Animation (20 credits) and MED1426 Animation Production (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. MED1202 Sound for Picture (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory. MED1433 Experimental Animation (20 credits) and MED1435 Stop-Motion Studio Practice (20 credits) replace MED1215 Experimental and Convergent Animation Environments (20 credits) and MED1062 Stop-Motion Studio Practice (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1. MED1200 Scriptwriting (20 credits) and MED1204 Understanding Visual Cultures (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 1.

MED2324 Animation Practice 1 (20 credits) and MED2325 Animation Practice 2 (20 credits) replace MED2279 Animation Practice 1 (20 credits) and MED2280 Animation Practice 2 (20 credits), as well as the stop-motion alternatives of MED2276 Stop-Motion Design and Production Practice 1 (20 credits) and Stop-Motion Design and Production Practice 2 (20 credits), in Year 2. MED2082 Creative Research Methods and Professional Ethics (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory. MED2304 Animation Studio Skills (20 credits) added as a compulsory module in Year 2. MED2307 Character Design and Performance (20 credits), MED2318 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2323 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits) replace MED2281 Character Design (20 credits), MED2227 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2272 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2305 Animation VFX (20 credits) and MED2306 Cinematography and Visual Design (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2. FLM2031 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), MED2211 SFX and Post Production (20 credits), MED2214 Media Genres and Narrative Theory (20 credits), MED2226 Lighting, Sound and Art Direction (20 credits), MED2270 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits), MED2215 Postproduction Sound (20 credits), MED2286 2D and Convergent Animation: Principles, Processes and Technologies (20 credits), MED2287 3D CGI: Principles, Processes and Technologies (20 credits) and MED2288 3D Stop-Motion: Principles, Processes and Technologies (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3270 Personal Specialism (Pre-Production) (20 credits) and MED3273 Personal Specialism (Production) (20 credits) replace MED3240 Personal Specialism (Pre-Production) and MED3241 Personal Specialism (Production) (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 3. MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces MED3225 Dissertation (40 credits) and changes from optional to compulsory. FLM3027 Animation and the Cinema (20 credits) and MED3250 Personal Specialism (Audio) removed as compulsory modules in Year 3. MED3264 Advanced Sound for Animation (20 credits) and MED3265 Creative Enterprise and Employment Portfolio (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3. MED3267 Studio Practice (20 credits) replaces MED3124 Studio Practice/Placement (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3. MED3233 Showreel and Enterprise (20 credits), MED3235 Contemporary European Cinema (20 credits), MED3248 Reading for Research (20 credits) and MED3249 Independent Research Project (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

4th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply for September 2018 entry.

MED1215 Experimental and Convergent Animation Environments (20 credits) and MED1420 Drawing Practice (20 credits) change from compulsory to optional in Year 1. MED1062 Stop-Motion Studio Practice (20 credits) is compulsory on the Stop-Motion pathway and optional on the Animation pathway.

MED2276 Stop-Motion Design and Production Practice 1 (20 credits) and Stop-Motion Design and Production Practice 2 (20 credits) added as compulsory modules on the Stop-Motion pathway in Year 2, taken in lieu of MED2279 Animation Practice 1 (20 credits) and MED2280 Animation Practice 2 (20 credits) which are compulsory modules on the Animation pathway. MED2227 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

MSc Applied Management of Offending Behaviour

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BSc (Hons) Behaviour Analysis and Intervention

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MSc Big Data Analytics

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PGCert Big Data Analytics

4th April 2019 - Change of Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for international students joining this programme in academic year 2019/20 have increased from £4,385 to £4,440.

Tuition fees for UK and EU students for academic year 2019/20 remain unchanged.

BSc (Hons) Biology

16th January 2020 - Accreditation Status

The programme is now accredited by the Royal Society of Biology.

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2337 Plant Diversity (20 credits), SCI2338 Plant Form and Physiology (20 credits), SCI2339 Chemistry of Food (20 credits) and SCI2340 Food Microbiology (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

  • SCI3327 Advanced Tissue Applications (20 credits) and SCI2338 Applications of Biotechnology (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

26th February 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2341 Up-Canopy Biology (20 credits) and SCI2342 Introduction to Food Science (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

6th November 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module from Year 2.

26th March 2018 - New Module Added

SCI2335 Introduction to Biotechnology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

Subject Knowledge Enhancement Biology

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BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science

11th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

BSc (Hons) Biotechnology

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2337 Plant Diversity (20 credits), SCI2338 Plant Form and Physiology (20 credits), SCI2339 Chemistry of Food (20 credits) and SCI2340 Food Microbiology (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

26th February 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2341 Up-Canopy Biology (20 credits) and SCI2342 Introduction to Food Science (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

6th November 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module from Year 2.

MBA Business Administration

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MBA Business Administration (Finance)

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MBA Business Administration (Human Resource Management)

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MBA Business Administration (Information Technology)

MBA Business Administration (Marketing)

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BSc (Hons) Business and Economics

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management with Accounting and Finance

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management with Human Resource Management

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management with Leisure and Tourism

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management with Logistics and Supply Chain Management

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

BSc (Hons) Business and Management with Marketing

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BSc (Hons) Business Innovation and Enterprise

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

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BSc (Hons) Cardiothoracic Practice

10th January 2020 - Withdrawal of Modules

HEA3033 Cardiothoracic Critical Care (20 credits) and HEA3172 Management of Cardiothoracic Events within Critical Care (20 credits) removed as optional modules following the withdrawal of the Critical Care pathway.

13th August 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA3250 Safe from Harm (Cardiothoracic Care) (20 credits) replaces HEA3132 Safe from Harm (Cardiothoracic Care) (10 credits).

BSc (Hons) Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th September 2018 - Change of Module

From September 2019 entry, HUG1137 Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills (20 credits) replaces FDH1100 Essential Study Skills for Undergraduates (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

MSc Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces HUG4004 Research Methods (20 credits) as a compulsory module.

5th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

There is no longer a requirement to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure in order to join this programme.

BSc (Hons) Child Health and Wellbeing

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

13th August 2019 - Withdrawal of Modules

HUG2102 Leadership and Management in the Workplace and Society (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

HUG3154 Risk, Resilience and Resistance (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

11th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

HUG3116 Leadership Styles and Management Process (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

17th September 2018 - Change of Modules

From September 2019 entry, HUG1137 Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills (20 credits) and HUG1138 Introduction to Research Skills (20 credits) replace FDH1100 Essential Study Skills for Undergraduates (20 credits) and FDH1101 Communication Skills (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

15th August 2018 - Change to Assessment Methods

A change in assessment methods for module FDH1103 Child and Young Person Development in the Social Context means that part of the assessment for this module now involves a formal written examination.

The previous statement that there are no formal written examinations as part of the current assessment methods on this programme has been removed in light of this change.

15th August 2018 - Change of Modules

HUG2342 Contemporary Issues in Promoting Health (30 credits) replaces HUG2229 Public Health and Health Promotion (30 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2.

BA (Hons) Childhood & Youth Studies and Criminology

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

9th January 2020 - New Module Added

SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

15th January 2019 - New Module Added

CRI3114 Learning Together: The Sociological Imagination (20 credits) and SPY3106 Critical Perspectives in Children\’s Health and Wellbeing (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - New Module Added

SPY3118 Childhood and Sexuality (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Childhood & Youth Studies and Sociology

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) replaces SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Politics, Cultures (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - New Modules Added

SPY3106 Critical Perspectives in Children\’s Health and Wellbeing (20 credits) and SPY3129 Animals and Society (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - New Module Added

SPY3118 Childhood and Sexuality (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Childhood and Youth Studies

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) Children and Young People’s Learning and Development (Primary)

4th November 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English Language at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) is now essential.

5th April 2019 - Removal of Pathways

Pathways in Mathematics, Personal Social Health and Citizenship Education, and Science are no longer available. All associated optional modules for these pathways have been removed, meaning all students will now follow what was previously the Primary pathway.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

13th November 2018 - Change of Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above has been removed from entry criteria.

MNSW Children’s Nursing and Social Work

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) only.

University Advanced Certificate Clinical and Professional Cardiothoracic Care

10th January 2020 - Withdrawal of Modules

HEA3033 Cardiothoracic Critical Care (20 credits) and HEA3172 Management of Cardiothoracic Events within Critical Care (10 credits) removed as optional modules.

13th August 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA3250 Safe from Harm (Cardiothoracic Care) (20 credits) replaces HEA3132 Safe from Harm (Cardiothoracic Care) (10 credits).

BSc (Hons) Clinical and Professional Child and Younger Person Palliative and End of Life Care Practice

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BSc (Hons) Clinical and Professional Paramedic Practice

13th August 2019 - Change of Module

HEA3304 Clinical Examinations and Diagnostics (20 credits) replaces HEA3169 Clinical Examination Skills (20 credits) as an optional module.

3rd July 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

HEA3240 Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Management for Critical Care Practitioners (20 credits) removed as an optional module.

BSc (Hons) Clinical and Professional Perioperative Practice

BSc (Hons) Clinical and Professional Practice

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MA Clinical Education

15th August 2018 - New Module Added

HEA4220 Promoting Professionalism and Ethics in Multidisciplinary Practice (20 credits) added as an optional module.

BSc (Hons) Computer Engineering

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

Subject Knowledge Enhancement Computer Science

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BSc (Hons) Computer Science

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BSc (Hons) Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

BSc (Hons) Computer Science & Mathematics

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MComp Computer Security and Networks

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MComp Computing

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

27th June 2019 - Change of Modules

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

CIS4134 Cloud Application Management and Security (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 4. CIS4123 Biometric Security (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 4.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BSc (Hons) Computing

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

MSc Computing

BSc (Hons) Computing (Games Programming)

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

CIS3161 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces CIS3145 Distributed Systems (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Computing (Networking, Security and Forensics)

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

15th January 2019 - Changes to Module Status

CIS2165 Introduction to Forensics (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory and CIS2143 Databases (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 2.

MSc Conservation Management

17th April 2019 - Accreditation Gained

The programme is now accredited by The Chartered Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management.

BSc (Hons) Contemporary Mental Health Practice

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BA (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th September 2018 - Change of Module

From September 2019 entry, HUG1137 Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills (20 credits) replaces FDH1100 Essential Study Skills for Undergraduates (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

26th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3026 Experiments in Writing (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3023 The Art of Screenwriting (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

13th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI1020 Introduction to Scriptwriting (20 credits) changes from optional compulsory in Year 1. A Language module can now be chosen instead of either WRI1017 Introduction to Writing for Narrative Games (20 credits) or WRI1022 Introduction to Non-Fiction (20 credits).

LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits) and LIT2046 Pilgrims Progress: British Children\’s Literature from the 18th Century to the Present Day (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

MA Creative Writing

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BA (Hons) Creative Writing and Drama

9th January 2020 - Withdrawal of Module

DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - New Modules Added

WRI3020 The Writer at Work (20 credits) and WRI3024 Writing for Digital Adventure Games (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

26th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3026 Experiments in Writing (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) change from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing and English Literature

11th March 2019 - New Module Added

LIT2051 Special Author 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - New Modules Added

LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits) and LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits) removed as an optional module.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits), WRI3020 The Writer at Work (20 credits) and WRI3024 Writing for Digital Adventure Games (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

26th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3020 The Writer At Work (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3026 Experiments in Writing (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) change from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Creative Writing and Film Studies

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1025 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) replace FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1.

WRI3020 The Writer at Work (20 credits) and WRI3024 Writing for Digital Adventure Games (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

26th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3026 Experiments in Writing (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) change from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Criminology

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) Criminology and Law

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - New Module Added

CRI3114 Learning Together: The Sociological Imagination (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for LAW10001 Legal Methods and Systems (20 credits) has changed to 50% Written Exam(s) and 50% Practical(s).

BA (Hons) Criminology and Psychology

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

9th January 2020 - New Modules Added

CRI2222 Doing Criminological Research (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2 and CRI3020 Dissertation (40 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

15th January 2019 - New Module Added

CRI3114 Learning Together: The Sociological Imagination (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Criminology and Sociology

11th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) replaces SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Politics, Cultures (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional.

15th January 2019 - Change to Module Status

There is no longer a requirement that students must take CRI3021 Crimes of the Powerful 1 (20 credits) in order to study CRI3022 Crimes of the Powerful 2 (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - New Module Added

CRI3114 Learning Together: The Sociological Imagination (20 credits) and SPY3118 Childhood and Sexuality (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Critical Approaches to Counselling and Psychotherapy

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MSc Cyber Security

D

BA (Hons) Dance

9th January 2020 - New Module Added

PFA2101 Site-Specific Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

TEC1100 Introduction to Technical Theatre (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

BA (Hons) Dance and Drama

9th January 2020 - New Modules Added

PFA2101 Site-Specific Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2 and PFA3107 Contemporary Popular Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

DES2104 Costume for Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. TES2100 Developing Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits)  removed as an optional module in Year 2.

DES3103 Scenographic Costumes (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) and TEC3100 Advanced Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Data Science

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Modules

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

CIS1110 Web Design and Development (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

PhD Doctor of Philosophy

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Drama

9th January 2020 - New Module Added

PFA3107 Contemporary Popular Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

TEC1100 Introduction to Technical Theatre (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

DES2104 Costume for Performance (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. TES2100 Developing Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits)  removed as an optional module in Year 2.

DES3103 Scenographic Costumes (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) and TEC3100 Advanced Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Drama and English Literature

9th January 2020 - Withdrawal of Module

DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

LIT2051 Special Author 1 (20 credits) and LIT2057 Contemporary American Literature (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

16th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits) and LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Drama and Film Studies

9th January 2020 - Withdrawal of Module

DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1025 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) replace FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1.

E

BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

25th September 2018 - New Module Added

SPY3128 Graduate Practitioner Professional and Reflective Practice (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

SPY1105 Understanding Social Concepts (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module from Year 1. EYT1003 Early Years Pedagogy (20 credits) and SPY1104 Introduction to Social Policy and Welfare (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 1. SPY1115 Learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 1, enabling a Language module to be studied in Year 1 as an alternative to this option (previously Language modules were only available in Years 2 and 3 of this degree).

BA (Hons) Early Childhood Studies and Sociology

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) replaces SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Politics, Cultures (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - New Module Added

SPY3106 Critical Perspectives in Children\’s Health and Wellbeing (20 credits) and SPY3129 Animals and Society (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

FdA Early Years Education and Leadership

25th March 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The entry criteria have been amended to state that students who don\’t meet the required number of UCAS Tariff points may be eligible to join the programme with a minimum of three years experience in the early years sector. Previously only one year\’s experience was required.

BA (Hons) Early Years Education with QTS

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

6th March 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The number of UCAS Tariff points required remains the same, however the stipulation that this should include A Level grades at BB or equivalent has been removed.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating relevant experience in early years settings has been amended. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, early years education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Early Years Education with QTS

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

29th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The requirement for two further GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent qualification) in National Curriculum subjects, in addition to GCSE English Language, GCSE Mathematics and a Science subject, has been removed from the entry criteria.

6th November 2018 - Removal of Specialist Strand

Reference to a Specialist Strand has been removed from the course information.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, early years education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BA (Hons) Early Years Leadership

BA (Hons) Early Years Practice

BSc (Hons) Ecology and Conservation

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2337 Plant Diversity (20 credits), SCI2338 Plant Form and Physiology (20 credits), SCI2339 Chemistry of Food (20 credits) and SCI2340 Food Microbiology (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

26th February 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2341 Up-Canopy Biology (20 credits) and SCI2342 Introduction to Food Science (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

6th November 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module from Year 2.

26th March 2018 - New Module Added

SCI2335 Introduction to Biotechnology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

BA (Hons) Education

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

PGCert Education (Dyscalculia)

31st January 2020 - Change to Fee Structure

While the overall cost of studying this programme has not changed, tuition fees will now be charged on a full programme basis (i.e. £2,040) rather than on a per credit basis (£34 per credit for 60 credits).

PGCert Education (Inclusion and SEN)

31st January 2020 - Change to Fee Structure

While the overall cost of studying this programme has not changed, tuition fees will now be charged on a full programme basis (i.e. £2,040) rather than on a per credit basis (£34 per credit for 60 credits).

BA (Hons) Education and English

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

LIT2051 Special Author 1 (20 credits) and LIT2057 Contemporary American Literature (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT1022 Introduction to Literary Periods and Genres 1 (20 credits) replaces LIT1024 Literary History (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

BED2003 Education, Meaning and Understanding: Debates in the Philosophy of Education (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 2. BED2004 UK Education In Its Global Contexts (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits) and LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2. LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

19th September 2018 - Change of Module

LIT1021 Critical Theories (20 credits) replaces LIT1020 Ways of Reading (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

BA (Hons) Education and History

10th January 2020 - Change of Module

HIS2035 Making History (20 credits) replaces HIS2034 History in Practice: Community Project (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 2.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The requirement that applicants must have A Level History at Grade C or above (or equivalent) has been slightly revised to state that applicants must have A Level History which should preferably be at Grade C or above (or equivalent).

BSc (Hons) Education and Mathematics

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Education and Religion

5th April 2019 - Change of Modules

REL1003 Eastern Dharma (20 credits) and REL1004 Abrahamic Traditions (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 1. REL1002 The Human Religious Experience (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 1.

REL2003 Judaism (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. BED2003 Education, Meaning and Understanding: Debates in the Philosophy of Education (20 credits) changed from optional to compulsory in Year 2. BED2004 UK Education In Its Global Contexts (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

REL3000 British Buddhism (20 credits) changed from compulsory to optional in Year 3. REL3001 Sexuality and the Sacred (20 credits) changed from optional to compulsory in Year 3. REL3003 Contemporary British Islamic Identities (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 3. REL3005 Issues in Contemporary Islam (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

4th September 2018 - Change to Course Options

Please note, Sandwich Year and Study Abroad options are not available on this degree.

BA (Hons) Education and Sociology

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) replaces SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Politics, Cultures (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

12th March 2018 - New Module Added

SPY3118 Childhood and Sexuality (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

MA Educational Enquiry and Professional Learning

18th June 2019 - Change of Course Title

The proposed change of course title to MSc Educational Enquiry has been cancelled. The course will remain as MSc Educational Enquiry and Professional Learning.

BSc (Hons) Educational Psychology

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

25th June 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been added to the entry criteria.

BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

MEng Electronic Engineering

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

Professional Doctorate Emergency Services Management

PGCert Employment, Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Development

4th April 2019 - Change of Tuition Fees

Tuition fees for international students joining this programme in academic year 2019/20 have increased from £4,385 to £4,440.

Tuition fees for UK and EU students for academic year 2019/20 remain unchanged.

Pre-Sessional English

16th October 2018 - Change to Course Length

The programme length has been changed from eight weeks to six weeks. Tuition fees have been revised to £1,920 in light of this change.

Subject Knowledge Enhancement English

BA (Hons) English

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

16th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2027 Texts in Motion (20 credits), LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits), LIT2042 Literature and Globalisation (20 credits), LIT2049 Literature 1660-1760 (20 credits), LIT2054 Writing the Supernatural (20 credits) and LIT2056 Vampire Fictions (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

MA English

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for HUM4041 Transgressive Women (20 credits), HUM4043 Neo-Victorian Fiction (20 credits) and HUM4049 Gothic Spaces (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

BA (Hons) English and Film Studies

11th March 2019 - New Module Added

LIT2051 Special Author 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1025 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) replace FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) and FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1.

LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

19th September 2018 - Change of Module

LIT1021 Critical Theories (20 credits) replaces LIT1020 Ways of Reading (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

12th March 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

BA (Hons) English Language

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) English Language with Creative Writing

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3023 The Art of Screenwriting (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

BA (Hons) English Literature

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2027 Texts in Motion (20 credits), LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits), LIT2042 Literature and Globalisation (20 credits), LIT2049 Literature 1660-1760 (20 credits), LIT2054 Writing the Supernatural (20 credits) and LIT2056 Vampire Fictions (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2. WRI2018 The Writer\’s Life (20 credits) replaces WRI2019 The Graphic Novel (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 2. HUM2000 Independent Project (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BA (Hons) English Literature and History

10th January 2020 - Change of Modules

HIS2036 The World of the Crusades (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. HIS2035 Making History (20 credits) replaces HIS2034 History in Practice: Community Project (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 2.

HIS3040 A Century of Crime and Its Contexts: Circa 1840-1940 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

A Level English and A Level History or equivalent are preferred.

16th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits), LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits), LIT2042 Literature and Globalisation (20 credits), LIT2049 Literature 1660-1760 (20 credits), LIT2054 Writing the Supernatural (20 credits) and LIT2056 Vampire Fictions (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

14th August 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

With effect from academic year 2019/20 entry, A Level History or equivalent is essential.

BA (Hons) English Literature with Creative Writing

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

16th January 2019 - Change of Modules

LIT2059 Special Topic 1 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. LIT2027 Texts in Motion: Film Adaptation (20 credits), LIT2040 Renaissance Literature: Self and Society (20 credits), LIT2042 Literature and Globalisation (20 credits), LIT2049 Literature 1660-1760 (20 credits), LIT2054 Writing the Supernatural (20 credits) and LIT2056 Vampire Fictions (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

LIT3054 Special Topic 2 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. LIT3041 The Victorians at Play (20 credits), LIT3046 Narratives of Nation and Empire (20 credits), LIT3047 Neo-Victorian Literature and Culture (20 credits), LIT3048 Sex, Drugs and Rock N Roll: Young Adult Fiction (20 credits) and LIT3051 The Shakespeare Problem (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

WRI3023 The Art of Screenwriting (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. WRI3021 Poetry and Innovative Form (20 credits) and WRI3022 Advanced Fiction (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

F

University Foundation Certificate Fastrack: Preparation for Higher Education

BA (Hons) Film

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

MA Film and Media

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Film and Television Production

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry.

MED1439 Production 1 (20 credits) and MED1440 Production 2 (20 credits) replace MED1409 Practical Production 1 (20 credits) and MED1412 Production 2 (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. MED1441 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1442 Studying Television (20 credits) replace MED1417 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1421 Studying Television: Storytelling and Style (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1. FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

MED2321 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits), MED2322 Research for Film and Television (20 credits) and MED2327 Production Research and Management (20 credits) replace MED2270 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits), MED2271 Research for Film and Television (20 credits) and MED2292 Production and Research Management (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 2. MED2309 TV Drama (20 credits), MED2310 Music Video (20 credits), MED2312 Childrens TV (20 credits), MED2313 Short Film Production (20 credits), MED2326 VFX and Compositing (20 credits) and MED2319 Advanced Production (20 credits) replace MED2202 Television Drama (20 credits), MED2204 Music Video (20 credits), MED2207 Children’s Television (20 credits), MED2209 Digital Shorts (20 credits), MED2284 VFX and Compositing (20 credits) and MED2251 Advanced Production (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2205 Welcome to the Real World: Documentary Production (20 credits), MED2217 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits), MED2252 Screenwriting (20 credits), MED2255 Genre Filmmaking (20 credits), MED2272 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits), MED2275 Postproduction Sound (20 credits) and MED2293 Prime Time Formats (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3270 Independent Film Pre-Production (20 credits) and MED3271 Independent Film Production (20 credits) replace MED3238 Independent Film Pre-Production (20 credits) and MED3239 Independent Film Production (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 3. MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces MED3225 Dissertation (40 credits) and changes from optional to compulsory, while MED3269 Independent TV Production (20 credits) replaces MED3237 Independent Television Production (20 credits) and changes from compulsory to optional. MED3274 TV Branded Content (20 credits) replaces MED3252 TV Branded Content (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3. FLM3029 Film Curation, Exhibition and Festivals (20 credits) added as an optional module while MED3253 Creative Documentary (20 credits) is removed as an optional module in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

FLM1016 Cinemas Beyond Europe (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1.

MED3236 Independent Television Pre-Production (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Film Studies

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry.

FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits), FLM1021 Cinema in Context: 1895-1945 (20 credits) and FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits), FLM1012 Cinema in Context: 1895-1945 (20 credits) and FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM1025 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) replaces FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) and changes from optional to compulsory. FLM1023 Cinema in Context: 1945-Present (20 credits) replaces FLM1015 Cinema in Context: 1945-Present (20 credits) and changes from compulsory to optional. FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) replaces FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1. MED1421 Studying Television: Storytelling and Style (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

FLM2037 Film Genre (20 credits) and FLM2038 Film Genre Case Study (20 credits) replace FLM2030 Film Genre (20 credits) and FLM2033 Film Genre Case Study (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM2035 Censorship and the Cinema (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional. FLM2036 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), MED2316 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits), MED2318 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2320 History on Screen (20 credits) replace FLM2031 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), MED2217 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits), MED2227 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2258 History on Screen (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2300 The Soundtrack: Film Music and Sound (20 credits) and MED2301 Screen Criticism, Journalism and Social Media (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2. FLM2032 Film Authorship (20 credits) and MED2082 Creative Research Methods and Professional Ethics (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces FLM3024 Dissertation (40 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. FLM3030 Text to Screen 1: Approaches to Film Adaptation (20 credits) and FLM3031 Text to Screen 2: Adaptation, Culture and Transmedia (20 credits) replace FLM3021 Text to Screen 1 (20 credits) and FLM3025 Text to Screen 2 (20 credits) in Year 3, with both modules changing from compulsory to optional. FLM3032 Non-Western Cinema Case Study (20 credits) replaces FLM3026 Non-Western Cinema Case Study (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3. MED3207 Global Convergence: Film and Television Drama in the 21st Century (20 credits) and MED3232 Television: Form and Engagement (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Film Studies with Film Production

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry.

FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits) and FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. MED1431 Media Production 1 (20 credits) and MED1432 Media Production 2 (20 credits) added as compulsory modules in Year 1. MED1208 Moving Image Production (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 1. FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) replaces FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1, with FLM1023 Cinema in Context: 1945-Present (20 credits) added as an optional module. MED1200 Scriptwriting (20 credits), MED1202 Sound for Picture (20 credits), FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits) and MED1417 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 1.

MED2311 Welcome to the Real World: Documentary Production (20 credits) and MED2313 Short Film Production (20 credits) replace MED2205 Welcome to the Real World: Documentary Production (20 credits) and MED2209 Digital Shorts (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 2. FLM2035 Censorship and the Cinema (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional. FLM2036 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), FLM2037 Film Genre (20 credits), FLM2038 Film Genre Case Study (20 credits), MED2316 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits), MED2318 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2320 History on Screen (20 credits) replace FLM2031 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), FLM2030 Film Genre (20 credits), FLM2033 Film Genre Case Study (20 credits), MED2217 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits), MED2227 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) and MED2258 History on Screen (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2300 The Soundtrack: Film Music and Sound (20 credits) and MED2301 Screen Criticism, Journalism and Social Media (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2. FLM2032 Film Authorship (20 credits) and MED2082 Creative Research Methods and Professional Ethics (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces FLM3024 Dissertation (40 credits) in Year 3 and changes from optional to compulsory. MED3260 Independent Production 1 (20 credits) and MED3261 Independent Production 2 (20 credits) added as optional modules in place of the previously compulsory MED3209 Independent Production (40 credits). FLM3030 Text to Screen 1: Approaches to Film Adaptation (20 credits), FLM3031 Text to Screen 2: Adaptation, Culture and Transmedia (20 credits) and FLM3032 Non-Western Cinema Case Study (20 credits) replace FLM3021 Text to Screen 1 (20 credits), FLM3025 Text to Screen 2 (20 credits) and FLM3026 Non-Western Cinema Case Study (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 3. MED3207 Global Convergence: Film and Television Drama in the 21st Century (20 credits) and MED3232 Television: Form and Engagement (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

PGCE Further Education and Training

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MSc Games Programming and Visual Computing

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BSc (Hons) Genetics

11th March 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI3327 Advanced Tissue Applications (20 credits) and SCI2338 Applications of Biotechnology (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

26th February 2019 - New Module Added

SCI2342 Introduction to Food Sciences (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Changes to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

6th November 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module from Year 2.

26th March 2018 - New Module Added

SCI2335 Introduction to Biotechnology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

BSc (Hons) Geoenvironmental Hazards

21st February 2020 - Change of Module

GEO3244 Disaster Recovery Landscapes (20 credits) replaces GEO3085 Disaster Management and Response in the Professional World (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

Subject Knowledge Enhancement Geography

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BA (Hons) Geography

21st February 2020 - Change of Module

GEO2245 Sustainable Urban Features (20 credits) replaces GEO2074 Sustainability and the Global Built Environment (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 2.

18th February 2020 - Change of Module

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

10th January 2020 - Change of Module

GEO3102 Landscape Ecology (20 credits) replaces GEO3079 Remote Sensing (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Geography

21st February 2020 - Change of Module

GEO2245 Sustainable Urban Features (20 credits) replaces GEO2074 Sustainability and the Global Built Environment (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 2.

18th February 2020 - Change of Module

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

10th January 2020 - Change of Module

GEO3102 Landscape Ecology (20 credits) replaces GEO3079 Remote Sensing (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

28th March 2019 - New Modules Added

SPY3048 Critical Autism Studies (20 credits), SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits), SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits), SPY3118 Childhood and Sexuality (20 credits), SPY3122 Superdiversity and Community (20 credits) and SPY3125 Socio-Cultural Issues and Questions (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Geography and Geology

17th September 2019 - Change of Modules

GEO1240 Rocks, Minerals and Fossils (20 credits) and GEO1241 Geological Research Methods (20 credits) replace GEO1050 Dynamic Earth (20 credits) and GEO1052 Earth Materials (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

GEO3242 Geoenvironmental Management (20 credits) replaces GEO3071 Natural Hazards (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

17th September 2019 - Change of Course Title

The course title changes from BSc (Hons) Physical Geography and Geology to BSc (Hons) Geography and Geology with effect from September 2020 entry.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

GEO1050 Dynamic Earth (20 credits) and GEO1052 Earth Materials (20 credits) replace GEO1240 Rock, Minerals and Fossils (20 credits) and GEO1241 Geological Research Methods (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

BSc (Hons) Geology with Geography

17th September 2019 - Change of Modules

GEO1240 Rocks, Minerals and Fossils (20 credits) and GEO1241 Geological Research Methods (20 credits) replace GEO1050 Dynamic Earth (20 credits) and GEO1052 Earth Materials (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

17th September 2019 - Change of Course Title

The course title changes from BSc (Hons) Geology with Physical Geography to BSc (Hons) Geology with Geography with effect from September 2020 entry.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

GEO1050 Dynamic Earth (20 credits) and GEO1052 Earth Materials (20 credits) replace GEO1240 Rock, Minerals and Fossils (20 credits) and GEO1241 Geological Research Methods (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

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BSc (Hons) Health and Social Care Leadership and Management

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) Health and Social Wellbeing

25th November 2019 - Change of Modules

Optional modules for this programme are now chosen from the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine\’s portfolio. Named optional modules have been removed from the course listing.

31st October 2019 - Change of Modules

HUG1144 Social Policy for Health and Wellbeing (20 credits), HUG1145 Sociological and Psychological Perspectives on Health and Wellbeing (30 credits) and HUG1146 Health and Social Wellbeing Across the Life Course (30 credits) replace HUG1116 Social Policy, Health and Welfare (30 credits), HUG1117 Social Constructs, Health and Disease (20 credits) and HUG1124 Introduction to Equality and Diversity (30 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

HUG2344 Health, Place and Community (20 credits) added as a compulsory module in Year 2. HUG2123 Housing, Health and Welfare (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 2. HUG2120 Older Women in Society (20 credits), HUG2124 Community Profiling (20 credits), HUG2125 Long Term Care and Support for the Older Adult (20 credits), HUG2230 The Working Environment in Children and Young People’s Services (20 credits), HUG2300 An Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Therapies (20 credits) and HUG2312 Introduction to Play and Playwork (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

HUG3170 Health and Wellbeing: Global Perspectives (30 credits) and HUG3265 Working and Collaborating in Multi-Agency Settings (20 credits) added as compulsory modules in Year 3. HUG3106 International Perspectives on Health and Social Wellbeing (30 credits) and HUG3242 Contemporary Approaches to Multi-Agency Working in Health and Social Care (20 credits) removed as compulsory modules in Year 3. HUG3107 Approaches to Care with Older Adults (20 credits), HUG3109 Safeguarding Children and Young People (20 credits), HUG3111 Health Promotion (20 credits), HUG3113 Protecting Children and Young People at Risk (20 credits), HUG3116 Leadership Styles and Management Processes (20 credits), HUG3118 Values in Complementary Therapies (20 credits), HUG3132 Community Development and Praxis (20 credits) and HUG3152 Politics and Social Policy (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

17th September 2019 - New Modules Added

HUG2102 Leadership and Management in the Workplace and Society (20 credits) and HUG2103 Vulnerability in Society (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

HUG3103 Domestic Abuse (20 credits) and HUG3154 Risk, Resilience and Resistance (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

13th August 2019 - Withdrawal of Modules

HUG2102 Leadership and Management in the Workplace and Society (20 credits) and HUG2103 Vulnerability in Society (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

HUG3154 Risk, Resilience and Resistance (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

11th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

HUG3116 Leadership Styles and Management Process (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HUG1137 Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills (20 credits) and HUG1138 Introduction to Research Skills (20 credits) replace FDH1100 Essential Study Skills for Undergraduates (20 credits) and FDH1101 Communication Skills (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

BA (Hons) History

10th January 2020 - New Modules Added

HIS2035 Making History (20 credits) added as a compulsory module in Year 2. HIS2036 The World of the Crusades (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. HIS2034 History in Practice: Community Project (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

HIS3040 A Century of Crime and Its Contexts: Circa 1840-1940 (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

A Level History or equivalent is preferred.

17th January 2019 - New Module Added

POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

13th November 2018 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

A Level History should preferably be at Grade C or above (or equivalent).

14th August 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

With effect from academic year 2019/20 entry, A Level History or equivalent is essential.

BA (Hons) History & Politics

10th January 2020 - Change of Modules

HIS2035 Making History (20 credits) replaces HIS2034 History in Practice: Community Project (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2.

POL3010 The Think Tank (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

1st March 2019 - Change of Modules

HIS1012 Europe Re-Made (20 credits) and HIS1013 Imperialism, Liberation, Globalisation (20 credits) change from optional to compulsory in Year 1. HIS1010 The Medieval Outlook (20 credits) and HIS1011 (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 1. Students who wish to study Language modules as integrated elements of the programme in Years 2 and 3 can study a language outside the timetabled modules in Year 1 in order to reach the required standard.

HIS2034 History in Practice: Community Project (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 2. POL2007 Preparing for Work in Politics (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. HIS2022 Urbanisation, Immigration and Economic Crisis: The United States 1880-1941 (20 credits), HIS2025 The Rise of the British Empire (20 credits), HIS2026 The Fall of the British Empire (20 credits), HIS2031 Migration and Mobility in Contemporary European History (20 credits) and HIS2032 Digital Detectives (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

HIS3022 History: Growth and Context (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. HIS3039 Independent Research Project (40 credits) added as a compulsory module in Year 3. POL3005 Politics Dissertation (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 3. POL3003 Working in Politics (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

A Level History or equivalent is preferred.

17th January 2019 - New Module Added

POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

15th November 2018 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

A Level History should preferably be at Grade C or above (or equivalent).

7th September 2018 - Change of Programme Title

The programme title has been changed from BA (Hons) Politics and History to BA (Hons) History and Politics.

14th August 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

A Level History or equivalent is now essential for this degree.

25th June 2018 - Change of Module Status

POL3005 Politics Dissertation (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 3.

MA History and Culture

I

MSc Information Security and IT Management

BSc (Hons) Information Technology Management for Business

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

BSc (Hons) Integrated Children and Young People’s Practice

11th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

HUG3116 Leadership Styles and Management Process (20 credits) removed as an optional module.

MSc Integrated Palliative and End of Life Care

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PGCert Integrated Palliative and End of Life Care

6th December 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

There is no longer a requirement to have DBS Enhanced Disclosure to join this programme.

BSc (Hons) International Business

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for BUS3034 Contemporary Issues in Economics (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

IFP International Foundation Programme

L

LLB (Hons) Law

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for LAW10001 Legal Methods and Systems (20 credits) has changed to 50% Written Exam(s) and 50% Practical(s).

LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

24th September 2018 - Change of Modules

CRI3109 The Politics of Policing (20 credits) and CRI3110 The Politics of Imprisonment (20 credits) replace CRI3101 The Politics of Policing (20 credits) and CRI3102 The Politics of Punishment (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 3.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for LAW10001 Legal Methods and Systems (20 credits) has changed to 50% Written Exam(s) and 50% Practical(s).

LLB (Hons) Law with Politics

9th January 2020 - New Modules Added

POL2002 Policy Making and Researching Politics (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

POL3010 The Think Tank (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

15th January 2019 - Change of Modules

SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) replaces SPY3041 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3. POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for LAW10001 Legal Methods and Systems (20 credits) has changed to 50% Written Exam(s) and 50% Practical(s).

26th March 2018 - Change of Module

POL3003 Working in Politics (20 credits) replaces POL3002 Working in Politics (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 3.

12th March 2018 - New Module Added

HIS3036 The Special Relationship: Britain and the USA (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

MSc Leadership and Management Development

MSc Leadership Development

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces HEA4045 Research: The Development of a Research Proposal (20 credits) as a compulsory module on each pathway.

15th August 2018 - New Module Added

HEA4220 Promoting Professionalism and Ethics in Multidisciplinary Practice (20 credits) added as a suggested optional module (for the 20 or 40 credits, varying by pathway, of optional modules selected from the Faculty of Health and Social Care\’s CPD portfolio).

MNSW Learning Disabilities Nursing and Social Work

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) only.

M

BSc (Hons) Marketing

22nd January 2020 - New Module Added

BUS1027 History of Advertising (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1.

4th April 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1030 Marketing Research (20 credits) replaces BUS1023 E-Commerce and M-Commerce (20 credits) in Year 1. BUS1023 E-Commerce and M-Commerce was compulsory, however BUS1030 Marketing Research will be optional.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) in Year 1. The new module is compulsory.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MA Marketing Communications and Branding

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BSc (Hons) Marketing with Advertising

22nd January 2020 - Change of Module

BUS1027 History of Advertising (20 credits) replaces MED1402 Introduction to Advertising (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

4th April 2019 - New Module Added

BUS1030 Marketing Research (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BSc (Hons) Marketing with Digital Communications

22nd January 2020 - New Module Added

BUS1027 History of Advertising (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1.

4th April 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1030 Marketing Research (20 credits) replaces BUS1023 E-Commerce and M-Commerce (20 credits) in Year 1. BUS1023 E-Commerce and M-Commerce was compulsory, however BUS1030 Marketing Research will be optional.

26th February 2019 - Change of Module

BUS1031 Introduction to Digital Marketing (20 credits) replaces BUS1025 Designing for an Online Presence (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MRes Masters by Research

Subject Knowledge Enhancement Mathematics

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BA (Hons) Media

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BA (Hons) Media, Film and Television

17th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry onwards.

MED1436 Understanding Visual Cultures (20 credits) and MED1437 Media and Society (20 credits) replace MED1204 Understanding Visual Cultures (20 credits) and MED1207 Media and Society (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1. FLM1020 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits), FLM1022 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits), FLM1024 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits), MED1434 Digital Photography (20 credits), MED1441 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1442 Studying Television (20 credits) replace FLM1011 How to Read a Film: Sound and Image (20 credits), FLM1013 World Cinemas: Europe (20 credits), FLM1014 How to Read a Film: Approaches (20 credits), MED1040 Digital Photography (20 credits), MED1417 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1421 Studying Television: Storytelling and Style (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1. MED1431 Media Production 1 (20 credits) and MED1432 Media Production 2 (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 1. FLM1016 World Cinemas: Beyond Europe (20 credits), MED1200 Scriptwriting (20 credits), MED1202 Sound for Picture (20 credits), MED1208 Moving Image Production (20 credits), MED1414 Hold the Front Page (20 credits) and MED1425 What Is Animation? History and Context (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 1.

MED2308 Cultural Representations and the Media (20 credits) replaces MED2201 Cultural Representations and the Media (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. MED2082 Creative Research Methods and Professional Ethics (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module, while MED2315 Analysing Audiences (20 credits) replaces MED2215 Analysing Audiences (20 credits) and changes from optional to compulsory. MED2311 Welcome to the Real World: Documentary Production (20 credits), MED2313 Short Film Production (20 credits), MED2314 Thinking Photography (20 credits), MED2316 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits) and MED2323 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits) replace MED2205 Welcome to the Real World: Documentary Production (20 credits), MED2209 Digital Shorts (20 credits), MED2083 Thinking Photography (20 credits), MED2217 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits) and MED2272 Transmedia Storytelling (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2301 Screen Criticism, Journalism and Social Media (20 credits), MED2302 Pods and Vlogs (20 credits) and MED2318 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2. FLM2031 Realism and the Cinema (20 credits), FLM2034 Identity and Representation (20 credits), MED2083 Thinking Photography (20 credits), MED2214 Media Genres and Narrative Theory (20 credits), MED2258 History on Screen (20 credits), MED2270 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits) and MED2285 Writing for the Media (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces MED3225 Dissertation (40 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. MED3260 Independent Production 1 (20 credits) and MED3261 Independent Production 2 (20 credits) added as optional modules, replacing the previously compulsory module MED3209 Independent Production (20 credits). FLM3029 Film Curation, Exhibition and Festivals (20 credits) and FLM3030 Text to Screen 1: Approaches to Film Adaptation (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3. FLM3022 Cinema and National Identity (20 credits), FLM3026 Non-Western Cinema Case Study (20 credits) and MED3205 Identities and Creative Citizenship (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

PGCert Medical Leadership

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MMed Medicine

4th September 2019 - Change of Modules

The programme structure for all pathways has been revised with HEA4247 Work-Based Learning in Clinical Practice (60 credits) replacing HEA4067 Evidence Based Clinical Practice (20 credits), HEA4194 Biomedical Sciences (20 credits) and each 20-credit pathway-specific module.

4th September 2019 - New Pathways Added

New pathways added in Breast Radiology, Cross-Sectional Imaging and Musculoskeletal Radiology.

2nd April 2019 - New Pathway Added

A new pathway in Critical Care and Anaesthesia has been added.

1st March 2019 - New Pathway Added

A new pathway in Endocrinology has been added.

19th December 2018 - New Pathways Added

New pathways in Acute Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Pain Management, and Psychiatry (Adult and Later Life) have been added.

26th June 2018 - New Pathways Added

New pathways in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Critical Care and Nephrology have been added.

MBChB Medicine

19th November 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry criteria updated to clarify that students must be aged 18 or above on the first day of the course. The programme will typically begin in mid-September each year although the exact intake date will vary.

MBChB Medicine with Foundation Year

19th November 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry criteria updated to clarify that students must be aged 18 or above on the first day of the course. The programme will typically begin in mid-September each year although the exact intake date will vary.

PGCert Mental Health Law and Ethics

MNSW Mental Health Nursing and Social Work

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or nationally recognised equivalent) only.

PGCert Mentoring and Coaching

31st January 2020 - Change to Fee Structure

While the overall cost of studying this programme has not changed, tuition fees will now be charged on a full programme basis (i.e. £2,040) rather than on a per credit basis (£34 per credit for 60 credits).

BSc (Hons) Midwifery

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

120-128 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from January 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

  • The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

MSc Midwifery

23rd April 2018 - Change to Tuition Fees

The tuition fee structure for this programme has been revised for academic year 2018/19 entry.

If you are a prospective UK or EU student who will be joining this programme in academic year 2018/19, the tuition fee will be £9,250 for Year 1. Tuition fees for Year 2, studied in academic year 2019/20, are expected to be £4,625, i.e. 50% of the standard full-time fee, although this is subject to confirmation of tuition fees for academic year 2019/20 from the Government.

BA (Hons) Music Production

18th September 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Although the number of UCAS Tariff points has not changed, this should now include a Music-related subject.

Other subjects will be considered if you can demonstrate your ability to create music, either as an electronic musician, or by playing a musical instrument (such as vocals, guitar, keyboard, bass, drums, percussion or brass) either in a band or as a solo artist.

No formal grade or professional qualification in playing a musical instrument is required but, in the absence of a Music-related subject to contribute towards the UCAS Tariff points, you will need to supply evidence in the form of video and/or audio recordings of songs and music being created and performed. Recordings should be uploaded to SoundCloud and/or YouTube and the links to them put in your UCAS Personal Statement. In some circumstances, we may also invite you to attend an audition workshop.

17th September 2019 - Change of Modules

MUS1164 Is This Music? Understanding Sound in Society (20 credits) and MUS1171 Studio Practice (20 credits) added as compulsory modules in Year 1. MUS1172 Creative Music Technology (20 credits) replaces MUS1169 Creative Music Technology (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1. MED1202 Sound for Picture (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 1. MTH1105 Words and Music (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1. MUS1013 A&R (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module and MUS1010 Ear, Voice, Song (20 credits) and MUS1011 Music and Society (20 credit) removed as optional modules in Year 1.

MUS2173 Song Writing and Recording (20 credits), MUS2174 Recording Live Music (20 credits) and MUS2175 Researching Music (20 credits) added as compulsory modules in Year 2. MUS2170 Soundtracks (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 2. MUS2176 Arranging Popular Music (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. MUS2056 Recording and Mixing (20 credits), MUS2057 Production and Mastering (20 credits) and MUS2058 Researching Media and Culture (20 credits) removed as compulsory modules and MUS2004 Music and Media (20 credits), MUS2062 The Artwork of Music (20 credits), MUS2067 Listening Studies (20 credits) and MUS2166 Music Industry: Recording and Live Music in Business (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 2.

MUS3161 Employment Strategies in the Creative Industries (20 credits) and MUS3170 Production and Mastering (20 credits) added as compulsory modules in Year 3. MUS3061 Social Media Context and Practice (20 credits) and MUS3164 Foley and ADR Studies (20 credits) change from compulsory to optional in Year 3. MUS3172 Electronic Performance and Interaction (20 credits) added as an optional module, while MUS3173 Advanced Performance (20 credits) replaces MUS3062 Advanced Performance (20 credits) as an optional module, both in Year 3. MUS3065 Arranging Popular Music (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module and MUS3001 Music Ethnographies (20 credits) and MUS3168 Music and Creative Coding (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

MUS1008 Performance Study (20 credits) and MUS1168 Music Literacy (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 1.

MUS2060 Performance Development (20 credits) and MUS2166 Music Industry: Recording and Live Music in Business (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

MUS3001 Music Ethnographies (20 credits) and MUS3062 Advanced Performance (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3. MUS3060 Digital Performance (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 3. MUS3065 Arranging Popular Music (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Musical Theatre

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

15th January 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

TEC1100 Introduction to Technical Theatre (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 1.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

DES2107 Introduction to Prosthetic Make Up (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2. TEC2100 Developing Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

DES3104 Advanced Prosthetic Make Up and Special Effects (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. DRA3108 Event Planning and Management (20 credits) and TEC3100 Advanced Technical Theatre Skills (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

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MSci Nurse Paramedic (Adult)

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MSci Nursing

1st November 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The required number of UCAS Tariff points is now 120-128.

There is no longer a requirement that eligible candidates must provide evidence of study within the three years prior to application.

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from January 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Children’s)

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from January 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Learning Disabilities)

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from January 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from January 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

MSc Nursing (Pre-Registration Adult)

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MSc Nursing (Pre-Registration Child)

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MSc Nursing (Pre-Registration Learning Disabilities)

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MSc Nursing (Pre-Registration Mental Health)

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FdSc Nursing Associate

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Health

27th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

18th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English Language, GCSE Mathematics and GCSEs in two Science subjects (or a GCSE Double Science Award) at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) added to entry criteria with effect from academic year 2020/21 entry.

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BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from April 2020 entry.

21st January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The previous requirement for at least five GCSEs at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been revised to GCSE English Language and GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) only.

BSc (Hons) Operating Department Practice

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BSc (Hons) Paramedic Practice

23rd September 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The entry criteria has been amended so that a full UK manual driving licence must be shown prior to commencement of the programme rather than at interview.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) Physical Education and School Sport

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

15th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPT1648 Individual and Social Issues in Physical Education and School Sport (20 credits) replaces SPT1647 Movement Science Foundations of Physical Education and School Sport (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

SPT2649 Models-Based Practice in Physical Education and School Sport (20 credits) replaces SPT2648 Contemporary Policy Issues in Physical Education and School Sport (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2.

5th July 2019 - Changes to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject. Additionally, DBS Enhanced Disclosure continues to be required.

MSc Physician Associate Studies

18th March 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English at Grade C or Grade 4 (or above) added to entry criteria.

BSc (Hons) Plant Science

9th January 2020 - New Modules Added

SCI2317 Invertebrate Ecology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2 and SCI3318 Invertebrate Ecology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

26th February 2019 - New Modules Added

SCI2341 Up-Canopy Biology (20 credits) and SCI2342 Introduction to Food Science (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

22nd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

6th November 2018 - Withdrawal of Module

SCI2328 Biological Placement (20 credits) removed as an optional module from Year 2.

9th March 2018 - Change of Modules

SCI1114 Human Body Systems (20 credits) replaces SCI1111 Human Body Systems (20 credits), SCI1113 Biodiversity (20 credits) replaces SCI1110 Biodiversity (20 credits), and SCI1112 Ecology (20 credits) replaces SCI1109 Ecology (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1.

BA (Hons) Policing

7th February 2019 - Implications of New Policing Education Qualification Framework

Please note, the BA (Hons) Policing degree will no longer meet the professional requirements for the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing (CKP), with effect from September 2019 entry, following the development of a new Policing Education Qualification Framework for the training of police officers and staff.

BA (Hons) Policing will provide ideal preparation for applying for degree-holder entry to the police (for which further study will be required) on graduation. Please refer to BSc (Hons) Professional Policing for our College of Policing licensed pre-join degree.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

26th March 2018 - New Module Added

CRI2023 Race, Crime and Criminology (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

BA (Hons) Politics and Criminology

10th January 2020 - New Module Added

POL3010 The Think Tank (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th January 2019 - New Module Added

POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

25th June 2018 - Change of Modules

CRI2027 Crime, Law and Society (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory while CRI2024 Crime, Media and Criminology (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 2. POL2007 Preparing for Work in Politics (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

Language modules added as options in Years 2 and 3. There is no Language option in Year 1.

CRI3109 The Politics of Policing (20 credits), CRI3110 The Politics of Imprisonment (20 credits) and POL3005 Politics Dissertation (20 credits) change from optional to compulsory in Year 3. HIS3036 The Special Relationship: Britain and the USA (20 credits), POL3003 Working in Politics (20 credits) and SPY3111 Social, Cultural and Political Ideas (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

BA (Hons) Politics and Sociology

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) replaces SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Politics, Cultures (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2126 Promoting Equality in Childhood (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

POL3010 The Think Tank (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and the Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th January 2019 - New Module Added

POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

31st August 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry criteria increased to 120 UCAS Tariff points.

MA Popular Culture

18th July 2018 - Change to Module Assessment

The module assessment for HUM4041 Transgressive Women (20 credits), HUM4043 Neo-Victorian Fiction (20 credits) and HUM4049 Gothic Spaces (20 credits) has changed to 100% coursework.

PGCE Primary Education with QTS

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, primary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

2nd May 2019 - New Minor Subject Specialisms Added

Minor subject specialisms added in Design Technology and Learning Outside The Classroom.

6th March 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The number of UCAS Tariff points required remains the same, however the stipulation that this should include A Level grades at BB or equivalent has been removed.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating relevant school experience has been amended. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BA (Hons) Primary Education with QTS (Part-Time)

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

29th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating relevant experience has been amended to remove the stipulation of having a minimum of one year\’s part-time experience in the role of the teaching assistant. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, primary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

You should also be able to demonstrate a commitment to ongoing part-time experience in the role of the teaching assistant (voluntary or paid), equivalent to a minimum of one day a week for the school year for the duration of the programme with the approval of the Head Teacher (and their commitment to support your progress).

PGCE Primary Mathematics Specialist with QTS

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, primary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Primary Physical Education (PE) Specialist with QTS

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, primary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

MSc Professional Clinical Practice

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces HEA4045 Research: The Development of a Research Proposal (20 credits) as a compulsory module.

BSc (Hons) Professional Policing

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BSc (Hons) Psychology

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

25th June 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been added to the entry criteria.

MSc Psychology (Conversion)

30th January 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry criteria updated to indicate that an interview forms part of the selection process.

BSc (Hons) Psychology and Criminology

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

25th June 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been added to the entry criteria.

12th March 2018 - Change of Modules

PSY1109 Essential Skills in Applied Psychology (20 credits) replaces CRI1017 Critical Thinking and Analysis (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1.

PSY3140 Psychology in the Courtroom (20 credits) and PSY3144 Psychology of Language (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

MSc Psychology in Business

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BSc (Hons) Psychosocial Analysis of Offending Behaviour

19th December 2019 - Change of Module

HUG3169 Psychological Explanations of Crime (20 credits) replaces HUG3257 Mental Health Law and the Offender (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3.

9th October 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

HEA2077 Negotiated Learning Shell (20 credits) removed as an optional module in Year 2.

29th August 2019 - Sandwich Year Option Added

The programme now includes the option of a sandwich year.

13th August 2019 - Change of Module

FDH2100 Legal and Ethical Perspectives (20 credits) replaces HEA2077 Negotiated Learning Shell (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2.

25th February 2019 - Change of Modules

HUG1137 Introduction to Professional and Academic Skills (20 credits) and HUG1138 Introduction to Research Skills (20 credits) replace FDH1100 Essential Study Skills for Undergraduates (20 credits) and FDH1101 Communication Skills (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

MSc Psychotherapy and Counselling – Contemporary Creative Approaches

5th November 2018 - Clarification of Payment of Tuition Fees

While the tuition fees for full-time UK and EU students joining the programme in academic year 2019/20 remain as £9,250 for the entire programme, the payment of tuition fees will now be split differently between each year of the course. £6,000 is payable in Year 1, with £3,250 payable in Year 2.

MSc Public Health Nutrition

11th January 2019 - Change of Modules

HEA4444 Research Methods (20 credits) replaces HUG4004 Research Methods (20 credits) as a compulsory module.

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BA (Hons) Religion

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

5th December 2018 - Change of Programme Title

The title of this programme has changed from BA (Hons) Religion, Culture and Society to BA (Hons) Religion.

Subject Knowledge Enhancement Religious Education

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BSc (Hons) Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

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PGCE Secondary Computer Science and Information Technology Education (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualifications). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification or IT experience) in the subject you wish to teach and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary English (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualification). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in English and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BA (Hons) Secondary English Education with QTS

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join the 3-year route with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria for the 2-year route around experience in secondary schools has been amended. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

13th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

With effect from academic year 2019/20 entry, an A Level at minimum grade C (or equivalent) in English is required to join this degree. For academic year 2018/19 entry, an A Level at minimum grade B (or equivalent) in English is essential.

PGCE Secondary Geography (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualification). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in Geography and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary History (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualifications). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in History.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary Mathematics (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualification). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in Mathematics and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BSc (Hons) Secondary Mathematics Education with QTS

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join the 3-year route with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria for the 2-year route around experience in secondary schools has been amended. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary Physical Education (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in Physical Education from a UK university (or equivalent qualification).

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary Religious Education (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to say:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualification). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in Religious Education and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

BA (Hons) Secondary Religious Education with QTS

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join the 3-year route with effect from September 2021 entry.

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

20th July 2018 - Change of Modules

REL1000 Introduction to the Study of Religion (20 credits), REL1001 Introduction to the Sacred (20 credits), REL1003 Eastern Dharma (20 credits) and REL1004 Abrahamic Traditions (20 credits) replace SUG1035 Beginning the Study of Religion (20 credits), SUG1036 The History of Christian Thought and Culture (20 credits), SUG1037 Hindu Dharma (20 credits) and SUG1038 Islam (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

REL2000 Ethnography: Living with Religions (20 credits), REL2001 The Bible in the Modern World (20 credits), REL2002 Religion, Belief and Reason (20 credits) and REL2003 Judaism (20 credits) replace SUG2032 Judaism (20 credits), SUG2033 Old Testament Theology (20 credits) and SUG2034 Buddhist Dharma (20 credits) in Year 2. The four modules added are all optional.

REL3000 British Buddhism (20 credits), REL3002 Religion in the 21st Century (20 credits) and REL3005 Issues in Contemporary Islam (20 credits) replace SUG3037 New Testament Criticism (20 credits), SUG3038 Religion in the Twenty First Century (20 credits) and SUG3039 Sikhism and Jainism (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 3.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria for the 2-year route around experience in secondary schools has been amended. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCE Secondary Science (Biology) (Age Phase 11-16) with QTS

2nd October 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording around degree requirements has been updated to:

A first or second class Honours degree in a relevant subject from a UK university (or equivalent qualification). Non-relevant degree subjects may be considered if you have an A Level (or equivalent qualification) in Biology and a willingness to engage in subject knowledge enhancement;

18th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Professional Skills Tests have been removed from the entry criteria for September 2020 entry onwards. Details of the replacement for the tests are still to be announced, however they will be benchmarked against a defined set of English and Mathematics skills that students will be expected to have by the end of the course (rather than at the point of entry).

The Professional Skills Tests remain part of the entry requirements for September 2019 entry in line with Government policy.

28th March 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

The wording of the entry criteria around demonstrating an interest in teaching has been revised to remove reference to time spent in schools. The revised wording states that applicants are expected to have a commitment to, and understanding of, secondary education, demonstrating the personal attributes, values and motivation required to train as a teacher.

PGCert Simulation and Clinical Learning

MA Social Work

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Social Work

27th August 2019 - Change of Modules

SWP2023 Theory, Research and Critical Practice with Children, Young People and Families (30 credits) and SWP2024 Theory, Research and Critical Practice with Adults (30 credits) replace SWP2019 Theory, Research and Critical Practice with Children, Young People and Families (20 credits), SWP2020 Theory, Research and Critical Practice with Adults (20 credits) and SWP2021 Theory, Research and Critical Practice in Mental Health (20 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 1.

BA (Hons) Sociology

9th January 2020 - Change of Modules

SPY2137 Sexualities: Identities, Policies, Cultures (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 2. SPY2135 Broken Britain (20 credits) changes from optional to compulsory in Year 2. SPY2131 Youth Offending Critical Perspectives (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 2.

SPY3130 Sociology of the Body and Emotions (20 credits) replaces SPY3112 Desire: Law, Politics, Ethics, Difference (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 3. SPY3110 Critical Terrorism Studies (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional in Year 3.

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th January 2019 - New Module Added

POL3006 Advanced Parliamentary Studies (20 credits) and SPY3129 Animals and Society (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 3.

BSc (Hons) Software Engineering

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

National Award Special Educational Needs Coordination

31st January 2020 - Change to Fee Structure

While the overall cost of studying this programme has not changed, tuition fees will now be charged on a full programme basis (i.e. £2,040) rather than on a per credit basis (£34 per credit for 60 credits).

PGCert Specialist Primary Mathematics Practice

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

MA Specialist Primary Mathematics Practice

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

PGCert SpLD (Dyslexia) with AMBDA/ATS

25th November 2019 - Change in Tuition Fee Arrangements

Tuition fees for this programme are now charged for the entire course rather than on a modular basis. The overall fee remains the same as the combined cost of individual modules.

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Psychology

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

25th June 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been added to the entry criteria.

MSci Sport and Exercise Science

5th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 120 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject.

BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

5th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject.

MSc Sport, Physical Activity and Mental Health

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme.

BA (Hons) Sports Coaching and Development

9th January 2020 - New Module Added

SPT3729 Working in Sport, Physical Activity and Mental Health (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

4th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education, Sports Studies, a Science subject, or a related subject.

Additionally, students continue to be invited to submit a portfolio of coaching experience to date, including evidence of having completed a Level 1 Coaching Certificate in any sport or the achievement of a Sports Leaders UK Award, if applicable. DBS Enhanced Disclosure also continues to be required.

11th March 2019 - New Module Added

SPT2734 Contemporary Issues in Sport, Physical Activity and Health (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3.

17th December 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above has been removed from the entry criteria.

BA (Hons) Sports Development and Management

4th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education, Sports Studies, or a Science subject. A related subject including Business and Management would also be welcomed.

Additionally, DBS Enhanced Disclosure continues to be required.

17th December 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above has been removed from the entry criteria.

BSc (Hons) Sports Management

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme.

BA (Hons) Sports Management and Coaching

5th July 2019 - Change of Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education. Additionally, DBS Enhanced Disclosure continues to be required.

MSci Sports Therapy

5th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 120 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject.

Additionally, DBS Enhanced Disclosure continues to be required.

BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

5th July 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

Entry requirements have been revised to 112 UCAS Tariff points, preferably to include Physical Education or a Science subject. Additionally, DBS Enhanced Disclosure continues to be required.

MCh Surgery

4th February 2020 - Change to Pathway Accreditation Status

MCh Cardiothoracic Surgery, MCh Minimal Access Cardiothoracic Surgery, MCh Neurosurgery, MCh Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, MCh Surgical Gastroenterology, MCh Urogynaecology and MCh Urology are now accredited with the Royal College of Surgeons.

4th September 2019 - Change of Modules

The programme structure for all pathways has been revised with HEA4247 Work-Based Learning in Clinical Practice (60 credits) replacing HEA4067 Evidence Based Clinical Practice (20 credits), HEA4194 Biomedical Sciences (20 credits) and each 20-credit pathway-specific module.

4th September 2019 - New Pathways Added

New pathways added in Cardiothoracic Surgery and Neurosurgery.

11th July 2019 - New Pathways Added

New pathways added in Cardiothoracic Surgery, Ophthalmology (Cataract and Refractive Surgery) and Ophthalmology (Medical Retina).

24th June 2019 - New Pathways Added

New pathways confirmed in Gynaecology, Oncoplastic and Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Reproductive Medicine, Urogynaecology and Urology.

4th October 2018 - New Pathway Added

A new pathway has been added in Surgical Gastroenterology.

MSc Surgical Care Practice

26th March 2019 - Change to Basic Surgical Skills Workshop

The Basic Surgical Skills Workshop, which must be completed prior to the start of the course, will now be delivered by Edge Hill University and accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons. It will be included in the cost of revised tuition fees which rise to £9,250 for the entire programme for academic year 2019/20 entry. The workshop will usually take place in early September.

BSc (Hons) Systems Automation

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

11th June 2019 - Change of Module

SUG1021 Mathematical Proof and Logic (20 credits) replaces CIS1110 Web Design and Development (20 credits) as an optional module in Year 1.

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

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PGCert Teaching and Learning in Clinical Practice

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Teaching, Learning and Child Development

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

BA (Hons) Television

This page outlines any material changes to course content, programme structure, assessment methods, entry criteria, and modes of study or delivery, implemented in the past two years. No material changes have been made to the information for this programme in that time. Any future amends will be tracked here.

BA (Hons) Television Production Management

24th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

112-120 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

17th September 2018 - Change of Modules

The changes outlined below apply from September 2019 entry.

MED1438 Moving Image Production (20 credits) replaces MED1208 Moving Image Production (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 1. MED1212 Script to Screen: Location Scouting/Casting (20 credits) removed as a compulsory module in Year 1. MED1441 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1442 Studying Television (20 credits) replace MED1417 Film and Television History and Contexts (20 credits) and MED1421 Studying Television: Storytelling and Style (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 1. MED1429 Will the Revolution Be Televised (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 1.

MED2303 Production Management Production Skills (20 credits) replaces MED2290 Production Management Practice in Television (20 credits) as a compulsory module in Year 2. MED2291 Production Management Practice in New Media (20 credits) changes from compulsory to optional. MED2254 Controversy and Ethics (20 credits), MED2315 Analysing Audiences (20 credits) and MED2321 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits) replace MED2082 Creative Research Methods and Professional Ethics (20 credits), MED2215 Analysing Audiences (20 credits) and MED2270 Analysing Film and Television (20 credits) as optional modules in Year 2. MED2301 Screen Criticism, Journalism and Social Media (20 credits) and MED2318 Spectacles, Bodies and Other Pleasures: Concepts in Television, Animation and Film (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2. MED2201 Cultural Representations and the Media (20 credits), MED2214 Media Genres and Narrative Theory (20 credits), MED2217 Fact to Fiction: Key Debates (20 credits) and MED2271 Research for Film and Television (20 credits) added as optional modules in Year 2.

MED3262 Advanced Production Management A (20 credits) and MED3263 Advanced Production Management B (20 credits) replace MED3215 Advanced Production Management (40 credits) as compulsory modules in Year 3. MED3275 Dissertation (40 credits) replaces MED3225 Dissertation (40 credits) and changes from optional to compulsory. FLM3029 Film Curation, Exhibition and Festivals (20 credits) added as an optional module in Year 3. MED3058 Media Policy and Political Communication (20 credits), MED3205 Identities and Creative Citizenship (20 credits), MED3208 Media Futures (20 credits) and MUS3061 Social Media Context and Practice (20 credits) removed as optional modules in Year 3.

MA TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)

15th January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

IELTS entry requirements revised to 7.0 with no element less than 6.5.

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BSc (Hons) Web Design and Development

18th February 2020 - Clarification of Entry Requirements

Please note, for all programmes in the Department of Computer Science, a level 2 numeracy qualification is not considered as equivalent to GCSE Grade C or Grade 4 in Mathematics.

12th February 2020 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2021 entry.

27th June 2019 - Withdrawal of Module

It is no longer possible to study a Language module as an integrated part of this degree. You can still learn a language as additional study, however, through our Language Steps classes.

BA (Hons) Working and Teaching in The Early Years

23rd January 2019 - Change to Entry Requirements

104-112 UCAS Tariff points are required to join this programme with effect from September 2020 entry.

2nd November 2018 - Change to Entry Requirements

GCSE Mathematics at Grade C or Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) has been removed from the entry requirements for this degree.

PGCert Workplace-based Postgraduate Medical Education

11th January 2019 - New Module Added

HEA4117 Medical Leadership (20 credits) added as an optional module.