Glossary of acronyms

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A

AHR Applied Health Research
APL Accreditation of Prior Learning

B

BHF British Heart Foundation
BoS Board of Studies

C

CLG Cooperative Learning Group
CSU Clinical Simulation Unit

D

DH Department of Health
DoHS Department of Health Sciences

E

E-OAR Electronic Ongoing Achievement Record
ECSG Epidemiology and Cancer Statistics Group
ESRC Economic and Social Research Council

F

FD Foundation Degree
FTP Fitness to Practise

G

GPhC General Pharmaceutical Council
GSB Graduate School Board

H

HCPC Health Care Professions Council

L

LFA Languages For All
LOA Leave of Absence
LRF Leukaemia Research Fund

M

MHARG Mental Health and Addictions Research Group
MPC Midwifery Programme Committee
MPH Masters in Public Health
MRC Medical Research Council

N

NACR National Audit of Cardiac Rehabilitation
NIHR National Institute for Health Research
NMC Nursing and Midwifery Council
NPC Nursing Programme Committee

O

OSCE Objective Structured Clinical Examination

P

PCMIS Patient Case Management System
PG Cert Postgraduate Certificate
PG Dip Postgraduate Diploma
PSRB Professional, statutory and regulatory body

R

RCM Royal College of Midwives
RCN Royal College of Nursing
REF Research Excellence Framework

S

SAO Student Assessment Office
SASS Student and Academic Support Service
SCC Special Cases Committee
SRB Seebohm Rowntree Building
SSPRD Specialist Skills Post Registration Development

U

UGB Undergraduate Programme Board
UoY University of York

V

VLE Virtual Learning Environment

Y

YTU York Trials Unit