Deputy Principal's Award
Criteria for the Deputy Principal’s Award
This award is a student award for academic excellence and is an annual award made to individual students who meet the following criteria:
- Full-time undergraduate students studying on campus at any one of our locations. Note: the student must be taking 8 courses totalling 120 credits and have begun their degree programme at a September intake.
- Attain six Grade As with passes at Grade D or higher in the other courses, at the first sitting.
- Students with any reassessments, course failures, or grade Es in the year are automatically disqualified from the award.
- The rules will be adjusted for students with one semester’s absence for medical or personal reasons.
Any student meeting the criteria will receive a letter from Professor John Sawkins, Deputy Principal (Learning and Teaching) after the summer diet of examinations advising them of the award. Academic Registry maintains a list of award winners on behalf of the University.