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Academic Freedom Principles Statement
Academic Freedom Principles Statement
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What is this for?:
Statement of Priniciples of Academic Freedom
Who is this for?:
ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Accommodation letter to new students 2017
Accommodation letter to new students 2017
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Letter advising new full-time postgraduate research students at the OU about how to find accommodation off-campus.
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Advocacy appointment form
Advocacy appointment form
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Research students who are experiencing difficulties communicating with The Open University and require a third party to communicate on their behalf can use this form to appoint an advocate
Who is this for?:
ARC Student, OU Student
Application form - EdD
Application form - EdD
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to apply for the Doctorate in Education (EdD)
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Application form - Home
Application form - Home
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to apply for a research degree if you are a UK or EU student
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Application form - Overseas
Application form - Overseas
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to request admission for an applicant from overseas
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Application form - Transfer
Application form - Transfer
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to apply for a research degree if you are applying transfer your registration to The Open University
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Code of Practice for Student Discipline
Code of Practice for Student Discipline
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What is this for?:
Code of practice for student discipline policy
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Complaints and appeals
Complaints and appeals
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What is this for?:
Complaints and appeals policies
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Computing code of conduct
Computing code of conduct
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What is this for?:
Computing code of conduct policy
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Computing health and safety advice
Computing health and safety advice
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What is this for?:
Computing health and safety advice policy
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Creative writing research at PhD level
Creative writing research at PhD level
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidance for students registered for a research degree that includes creative writing
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Data protection policy
Data protection policy
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What is this for?:
Personal information held by the University, and the purposes for which it is used
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
EdD resources and support
EdD resources and support
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
This guide lets you know about the resources and support available to you. You will find information on the EdD team, including contact details, where to get technical support, how to access and navigate your way through the programme website, and crucially, where to find the Programme Guide to take you through your studies.
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
EdD thesis abstracts
EdD thesis abstracts
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Examples of abstracts that have been authored by EdD students who have been awarded their Doctorate in recent years
Who is this for?:
Ethical approval for research
Ethical approval for research
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What is this for?:
Information on research ethics at the Open University
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Examination guidelines for MPhil, PhD and EdD examinations
Examination guidelines for MPhil, PhD and EdD examinations
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Examination guidelines for research degrees
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Examination panel chair viva checklist
Examination panel chair viva checklist
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Exam Panel Chairs may use this checklist to help manage the viva process
Who is this for?:
External examiner acceptance form
External examiner acceptance form
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to accept an appointment as an external examiner
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
External examiners and supervisors - eligibilty to work in the UK
External examiners and supervisors - eligibilty to work in the UK
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Right to work guidance for external examiners and supervisors working in the UK
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
External staff expenses claim form
External staff expenses claim form
Filesize: doc
What is this for?:
External staff should use this form to claim expenses associated with examining or supervising a research degree student
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
External supervisor acceptance form
External supervisor acceptance form
Filesize: doc
What is this for?:
Use this form to accept an appointment as an external supervisor
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales): application for study-related costs
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales): application for study-related costs
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What is this for?:
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales): application form
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales)
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales)
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What is this for?:
Financial Contingency Fund (Wales) guidance
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Freedom of Information Code of Practice
Freedom of Information Code of Practice
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What is this for?:
This code of practice explains the two main responsibilities of the University under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), how information will be shared and what information is exempt
Who is this for?:
Intellectual property commercialisation handbook
Intellectual property commercialisation handbook
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Intellectual property guidance
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
IT helpdesk and opening hours
IT helpdesk and opening hours
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What is this for?:
IT helpdesk and opening hours
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Joint Academic Coding System (JACS)
Joint Academic Coding System (JACS)
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What is this for?:
Joint Academic Coding System (JACS) guidance
Who is this for?:
Non-book thesis guidelines
Non-book thesis guidelines
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidance for thesis that contain a non-book component
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Plagiarism policy
Plagiarism policy
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What is this for?:
Plagiarism policy
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Pre-viva report form
Pre-viva report form
Filesize: doc
What is this for?:
This form enables an examiner to record his/her independent view of a thesis prior to examination
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Preparing for the EdD
Preparing for the EdD
Filesize: PDF
What is this for?:
Who is this for?:
Prevent principles
Prevent principles
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What is this for?:
OU Prevent (counter-terrorism) Principles agreed by The Council November 2015.
Who is this for?:
Public Interest Disclosure (whistleblowing)
Public Interest Disclosure (whistleblowing)
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What is this for?:
This Public Interest Disclosure policy provides guidance to staff and students wishing to raise their reasonable suspicions about irregularities in the running of the University or of the activities of colleagues within the University.
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Recruitment and registration guidelines for ARCs
Recruitment and registration guidelines for ARCs
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidelines for recruiting and registering research students based at an Affiliated Research Centre (ARC)
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor
Recruitment guidelines
Recruitment guidelines
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidelines for recruiting research students to the directly registered programme
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Registration transfers
Registration transfers
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidance to faculty admissions staff on the process and required documentation for a research student applying to transfer to The Open University
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Research data management policy
Research data management policy
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What is this for?:
This policy defines the standards that govern the management of research data at the Open University.
Who is this for?:
ARC Student, OU Student
Research Degree Regulations
Research Degree Regulations
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What is this for?:
These regulations are the definitive statement on the regulatory framework governing Research Degrees at The Open University
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Research Degrees Handbook
Research Degrees Handbook
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Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Research Degrees Handbook (should be read prior to registration and referred to throughout registration)
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Research Degrees in Affiliated Research Centres Handbook
Research Degrees in Affiliated Research Centres Handbook
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Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Research Degrees in Affiliated Research Centres Handbook (should be read prior to registration and referred to throughout registration)
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor
Sponsorship agreement form
Sponsorship agreement form
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Complete this form if all or part of your fees will be covered by a sponsor
Who is this for?:
Student Charter
Student Charter
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What is this for?:
This Charter, developed jointly by the University and the OU Students Association, sets out what our responsibilities are and what we can all expect of each other
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Study Support Fund (England) and Support Funds (Northern Ireland) - guidance notes
Study Support Fund (England) and Support Funds (Northern Ireland) - guidance notes
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What is this for?:
Study Support Fund (England) and Support Funds (Northern Ireland) guidance
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Study Support Fund in England/Support Funds in Northern Ireland - application for study-related costs
Study Support Fund in England/Support Funds in Northern Ireland - application for study-related costs
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What is this for?:
Study Support Fund in England/Support Funds in Northern Ireland: Application form
Who is this for?:
OU Student
Supervisor CV form - EdD
Supervisor CV form - EdD
Filesize: doc
What is this for?:
Doctorate in Education (EdD) supervisors may use this template to supply the University with their CV
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Supervisor CV form
Supervisor CV form
Filesize: doc
What is this for?:
Research degree supervisors may use this template to supply the University with their CV
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Supervisor guidelines (EdD)
Supervisor guidelines (EdD)
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Information for EdD Supervisors
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Supervisor guidelines
Supervisor guidelines
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
This document contains guidance and policy for research degree supervisors
Who is this for?:
OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Terrorism-related research registration
Terrorism-related research registration
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Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to register a research degree that will require materials related to terrorism to be accessed
Who is this for?:
ARC Student, OU Student
Third party monitoring guidelines
Third party monitoring guidelines
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Guidelines for third party monitoring of a research student
Who is this for?:
ARC Co-ordinator, ARC Student, ARC Supervisor, OU Co-ordinator, OU Student, OU Supervisor
Visiting student nomination form
Visiting student nomination form
Filesize: docx
What is this for?:
Use this form to nominate a visiting student
Who is this for?:
Visiting students terms and conditions
Visiting students terms and conditions
Filesize: pdf
What is this for?:
Terms and conditions for visiting students to The Open University
Who is this for?: