Policy & Regulations

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These Regulations

Whitecliffe regulations, policies and procedures are subject to regular review and updated annually. Some policies in this document differ from those in previous policy listings and some are under current review. Policies and Regulations become official when approved by the Academic Board and/or Executive Management Group as appropriate. Policies and Regulations are subordinate to the law, and may be waived in special cases with the approval of the Academic Board and/or Executive Management Group.

Compliance

Approved policies and procedures are intended at all times to comply and conform with the law and with current Ministry of Education, TEC, NZQA and other external agency requirements and procedures.

Preamble

Academic Policy and Regulations articulate rights and responsibilities; define and maintain standards; ensure fairness and inform procedure. The Academic Board is charged with responsibility to "ensure that academic policy is consonant with Whitecliffe mission and sound educational practice." Academic Regulations become official when approved by the Academic Board. Academic Regulations are subordinate to the law, and may be waived in special cases with the approval of the Academic Board.