Special requests

Information about applying for special permission and course wait lists is included below. For other requests please contact us.

Special permission

You can apply for special permission to study courses for a variety of reasons. These include if you don't have the required prerequisites or corequisites, restrictions, if you are wanting to study courses offered at a different location to your other courses, credit limits, courses not being available in your qualification and late enrolment.

Before you apply for special permission we recommend contacting our Academic Advice team.

To apply complete the following steps:

  1. Log into your student homepage.
  2. Click on the Qualifications and courses tab.
  3. If you have submitted your courses click the "change your enrolment" link. If you haven't, click the "complete your changes" link and then the Complete now button in the Course selection section.
  4. On the Course overview page, in the Special requests section, click the Special requests button.
  5. On the Special requests page, in the Special permission section, click the Special permission request button.
  6. Complete the following pages to select the course(s).
  7. Complete the declaration on the Course enrolment page to submit your request.

Course wait list requests

You can apply to be added to a course wait list if your course is full, or to apply for capped or selected entry courses. 

To apply complete the following steps:

  1. Log into your student homepage.
  2. Click on the Qualifications and courses tab.
  3. If you have submitted your courses click the "change your enrolment" link. If you haven't, click the "complete your changes" link and then the Complete now button in the Course selection section.
  4. On the Course overview page, in the Special requests section, click the Special requests button.
  5. On the Special requests page, in the Course wait list section, click the Course wait list request button.
  6. Complete the following pages to select the course(s).
  7. Complete the declaration on the Course enrolment page to submit your request.

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