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Oxford University Gazette, 22 March 2007: University Acts

COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY

1 Changes in Regulations

Council has made the following changes in regulations, to come into effect on 6 April.

Regulations relating to Academic Services and University Collections

1 In Council Regulations 15 of 2002 concerning Committees Reporting Directly to Council or One of its Main Committees (Supplement (2) to Gazette No. 4628, 26 June 2002, as amended on 1 May 2003, 2 October 2003, 17 November 2005 and 23 March 2006) delete existing regulation 3.47.(1) and substitute:

'3.47. The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Committee shall consist of:

(1) The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

2 In Council Regulations 15 of 2002 concerning Committees Reporting Directly to Council or One of its Main Committees (Supplement (2) to Gazette No. 4628, 26 June 2002, as amended on 22 May 2003, 17 November 2005 and 23 March 2006) delete existing regulation 3.67(1) and substitute:

'3.67. The Curators of the University Libraries shall consist of:

(1) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections), who shall be chairman;'.

3 In Council Regulations 45 of 2002 concerning the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology (Gazette, Vol. 133, p. 512, as amended on 22 January 2004, 17 November 2005, and 4 May 2006) delete existing regulation 2.(1)(b) and substitute:

'2.(1)(b) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

4 In Council Regulations 3 of 2003 concerning the Botanic Garden (Gazette, Vol. 134, p. 351, as amended on 17 November 2005) delete existing regulation 2.(2) and substitute:

'2.(2) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

5 In Council Regulations 5 of 2003 concerning the Museum of the History of Science (Gazette, Vol. 134, p. 138, as amended on 5 May 2005 and 17 November 2005), delete existing regulation 2.(3) and substitute:

'2.(3) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

6 In Council Regulations 48 of 2002 concerning the Oxford University Museum of Natural History (Gazette, Vol. 133, p. 513, as amended on 13 October 2005, 17 November 2005 and 4 May 2006) delete existing regulation 2.(3) and substitute:

'2.(3) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

7 In Council Regulations 49 of 2002 concerning the Pitt Rivers Museum (Gazette, Vol. 133, p. 514, as amended on 17 November 2005 and 4 May 2006) delete existing regulation 3.(3) and substitute:

'3.(3) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections);'.

8 In Council Regulations 2 of 2004, concerning Other University Bodies (Supplement (2) to Gazette No. 4702, 30 June 2004, p. 1237, as amended on 21 October 2004, 28 April 2005, 17 November 2005, 12 January 2006, 4 May 2006, 21 September 2006 and 11 January 2007), in Part 1 delete existing regulation 1.2.(2) and substitute:

'1.2.(2) the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections), if he or she is not otherwise a member of the committee;'.

[These changes amend various regulations relating to ASUC committees following the end of the arrangement under which the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Planning and Resources) was covering the ASUC portfolio in order to make reference to the Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research, Academic Services and University Collections), whose remit now includes responsibility for that portfolio.]

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2 Dates of Full Term 2007–13

The dates for reckoning Full Term 2008–9 have been fixed, and the dates for reckoning Full Term 2012–13 have been fixed provisionally. The dates and provisional dates for Full Term 2007–13 are set out below.

MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Sunday, 7 October, to Saturday, 1 December

HILARY TERM 2008

Sunday, 13 January, to Saturday, 8 March

TRINITY TERM 2008

Sunday, 20 April, to Saturday, 14 June

MICHAELMAS TERM 2008

Sunday, 12 October, to Saturday, 6 December

HILARY TERM 2009

Sunday, 18 January, to Saturday, 14 March

TRINITY TERM 2009

Sunday, 26 April, to Saturday, 20 June


Provisional dates

MICHAELMAS TERM 2009

Sunday, 11 October, to Saturday, 5 December

HILARY TERM 2010

Sunday, 17 January, to Saturday, 13 March

TRINITY TERM 2010

Sunday, 25 April, to Saturday, 19 June

MICHAELMAS TERM 2010

Sunday, 10 October, to Saturday, 4 December

HILARY TERM 2011

Sunday, 16 January, to Saturday, 12 March

TRINITY TERM 2011

Sunday, 24 April [Easter Sunday], to Saturday, 25 June

Sunday, 1 May*

*Late Easter: As Easter falls on 24 April in 2011, Council will need to approve a seven-week vacation if the above provisional dates are approved.

MICHAELMAS TERM 2011

Sunday, 9 October, to Saturday, 3 December

HILARY TERM 2012

Sunday, 15 January, to Saturday, 10 March

TRINITY TERM 2012

Sunday, 22 April, to Saturday, 16 June

MICHAELMAS TERM 2012

Sunday, 7 October, to Saturday, 1 December

HILARY TERM 2013

Sunday, 13 January, to Saturday, 9 March

TRINITY TERM 2013

Sunday, 21 April, to Saturday, 15 June

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3 Dates of Extended Terms 2007–9

The dates of extended terms for 2007-9 for Part I candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management, in Engineering, Economics, and Management, for Part II candidates in Chemistry, in Materials Science, and in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry, and for MBA candidates are set out below.

Honour School of Chemistry: Part II candidates in Chemistry

MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Thursday, 20 September, to Tuesday, 18 December

HILARY TERM 2008

Tuesday, 1 January, to Wednesday, 19 March

TRINITY TERM 2008

Monday, 31 March, to Saturday, 21 June

MICHAELMAS TERM 2008

Thursday, 25 September, to Tuesday, 23 December

HILARY TERM 2009

Tuesday, 6 January, to Wednesday, 8 April

TRINITY TERM 2009

Monday, 20 April, to Saturday, 27 June


Part I candidates in Materials, Economics, and Management, and Part I candidates in Engineering, Economics, and Management, in the year in which the examination is taken

HILARY TERM 2008

Sunday, 13 January, to Saturday, 15 March

HILARY TERM 2009

Sunday, 18 January, to Saturday, 21 March


Part II candidates in Materials Science

MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Friday, 7 September, to Saturday, 8 December

HILARY TERM 2008

Friday, 4 January, to Saturday, 15 March

TRINITY TERM 2008

Friday, 28 March, to Saturday, 21 June

MICHAELMAS TERM 2008

Friday, 12 September, to Saturday, 13 December

HILARY TERM 2009

Friday, 9 January, to Saturday, 4 April

TRINITY TERM 2009

Friday, 17 April, to Saturday, 27 June


Part II candidates in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry

MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Friday, 14 September, to Saturday, 8 December

MICHAELMAS TERM 2008

Friday, 19 September, to Saturday, 13 December


MBA candidates

MICHAELMAS TERM 2007

Monday, 1 October, to Friday, 14 December

HILARY TERM 2008

Monday, 7 January, to Friday, 21 March

TRINITY TERM 2008

Monday, 14 April, to Friday, 27 June

LONG VACATION TERM 2008

Monday, 1 September, to Friday, 12 September

Provisional dates for 2008-9 not yet available.

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4 Dates of Encaenia

2008: Wednesday, 18 June

2009: Wednesday, 24 June

Provisional dates

2010: Wednesday, 23 June

2011: Wednesday, 22 June

2012: Wednesday, 20 June

2013: Wednesday, 19 June

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CONGREGATION 20 March

Declaration of approval of Change in Congregation Regulations (Membership)

No notice of opposition having been received, Mr Vice-Chancellor declared the change in Congregation Regulations (Membership) approved.

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COUNCIL OF THE UNIVERSITY

Register of Congregation

Mr Vice-Chancellor reports that the following names have been added to the Register of Congregation:

Bellew, B.S.F., Social Sciences Division

Fairweather-Tall, A.J., St Catherine's

Garcia-Lineira, M., Queen's

Gheciu, A., Somerville

Helleday, T., Department of Radiation Oncology and Biology

Keeling, J.J., Trinity

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DIVISIONAL BOARDS AND BOARDS OF FACULTIES

For changes in regulations for examinations to come into effect on 6 April, see 'Examinations and Boards' below.

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