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Department of Social & Policy Sciences Programme Catalogue 2022/23

THSP-ADC32: PG Cert Public Policy

Leading to the award of:

Maximum course duration: 2 Years

Mode of Attendance: Distance Learning

[Page last updated: 02 August 2022]

Assessment Regulations
Applicable assessment regulations:
Applicable NFAAR appendices:
Appendix 13
Approved exemptions:
Programme progression requirement:
Total taught and dissertation/project credits:
Taught credits: 30

Please consult your programme handbook or contact your Director of Studies for further information on assessment regulations

Exit Award/Designated Alternative Programme (DAP) only

This is a designated alternative programme and possible exit award for: Students may be eligible for this award on successful completion of 30 taught stage credits from the MSc programme. Please consult your programme handbook or Director of Studies for further information.


  • Programmes and units may be changed in accordance with normal University procedures.
  • This programme catalogue is applicable for all years of study for the 2022/23 academic year only. Students continuing their studies into 2023/24 and beyond should not assume that this programme, or its component units, will be delivered in future years in the format displayed here.
  • NFAAR assessment regulations are subject to review and update. Links given here will provide access to the latest versions of NFAAR documentation. The regulations described in this documentation may not necessarily be those which applied in previous academic years. For detailed information on how the NFAAR was applied to this programme in previous academic years, please contact the relevant Director of Studies.
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