Academic Development and Quality Enhancement

Recognition of prior learning

The University Recognition of Prior Learning policy has been reviewed in line with Chapter B6: Assessment of students and the recognition of prior learning’ published by the QAA in October 2013.  An application may exceptionally be made for exemption from modules on some University courses based on evidence of the achievement of relevant prior learning via either Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning, Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning or Credit Transfer. The application process and criteria are set out in the Recognition of Prior Learning policy [DOCX 39.17KB]