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Institute of Continuing Education (ICE)

The Student Handbook brings together a range of information which you should refer to during your studies with ICE.

You can either download the relevant handbook using one of the links below, or request a copy from

Award-bearing courses

An award-bearing course is one that leads to a University qualification, such as an Undergraduate Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Postgraduate Certificate.

Please note that MSt students should refer to the MSt Course Handbook for the rules and regulations that govern their course.

Student Handbook 2020-21 - award-bearing courses - undergraduate

Student Handbook 2020-21 - award-bearing courses - postgraduate

Non-award-bearing courses

Non-award-bearing courses, such as residential weekends, summer programmes and other short courses, do not lead to a recognised qualification, although in some circumstances a certificate of attendance or participation can be gained.

Student Handbook 2020-21 - non-award-bearing courses

Course type: 
Online Course
Part-time Master's Degree
Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma
Professional development
Short Course (1 day)
Short Course (2-7 days)
Short Course (5 wks part-time)
Undergraduate Certificate/Diploma
Student handbook

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