Examinations and Boards

  • Thursday 4 November 2010
  • No. 4933
  • Vol 141

Changes to Regulations

1. Continuing Education Board

Proposal to amend the regulations governing the Postgraduate Diploma in Diplomatic Studies

With immediate effect

 In Examination Regulations, 2010, p. 1035:

1. Delete ll. 25–29. Insert at l. 25:

'6 The examiners may award a distinction to candidates for the Diploma. To be awarded a distinction, a candidate must obtain either an average of 70 overall in the five programme elements; or a mark of 70 or above in three of the five programme elements, of which one shall normally be the dissertation'.

2. Ibid., l. 35 delete '60' and insert '50'.

Changes to Regulations

2. Social Sciences Board

(A) Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Strategy (Part-time)

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2010, p. 1076, delete ll. 25–26, and substitute:

'1. Candidates must follow a course of instruction in Financial Strategy for at least twelve months and not more than fourteen months.  Candidates must complete:'.

(B) Postgraduate Diploma in Strategy and Innovation

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2010, p. 1078, delete ll. 27–28, and substitute:

'1. Candidates must follow a course of instruction in Strategy and Innovation either for at least twelve months and not more than fourteen months, or for at least twenty-four months and not more than twenty-six months.'.

(C) Postgraduate Diploma in Organisational Leadership

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2010, p. 1080, delete ll. 25–26, and substitute:

'1. Candidates must follow a course of instruction in Organisational Leadership for at least twelve months and not more than fourteen months.  Candidates must complete:'.

(D) Honour School of Human Sciences

With immediate effect

In Examination Regulations, 2010. p. 292, delete l. 41.