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Access Newsletters & Bulletins

You can now catch up with the latest discusisons at our online LASER Access Forum. For information on how to use this new resource download the Access Forum Guide

If you would like to see our general LASER News and Briefings please click HERE

Click on the date or issue in column one to download a pdf version 

Access Bulletins: 2016-17

Bulletin 1: Age Limits on Access Courses
Bulletin 2: Student Representative for LASER Committee
Bulletin 3: UCAS Tariff
Bulletin 3 attachment Access Tables for UCAS Tariff
Bulletin 4: Quick Guide to the LASER Access Web Forum
Bulletin 5: LASER Access to HE Student Prizes
Bulletin 6: Staff Training Available Online


Access News: 2016-17

 ’Access Matters’ Issue 1 January 2017
’Access Matters’ Issue 2 June 2017




Moderator Briefings 2016-17





Archived: Access Bulletins: 2015-16

Bulletin 1: APG Meetings
Bulletin 2: Access to HE Student Prize
Bulletin 3: QAA Admissions Fair
Bulletin 4: Access to HE UCAS Seminar
Bulletin 5: ERegistration Tutorial
Bulletin 6: Changes to Advanced Learner Loans
Bulletin 7: AQDC Student Representative
Bulletin 8: NHS Bursary Reform
Bulletin 9: Final Moderation and FAB changes
Bulletin 10: Funding for Access
Bulletin 11: Registrations/Withdrawal Policy Amendment
Bulletin 12: Policy Briefing on Grading and Late Submissions

Bulletin 13: UCAS Update (ABL and Tariff)

Bulletin 14: UCAS Presentation ’ Qualifications and the New Tariff’ overview

Access News: 2015-16

December 2015 Access News Winter Edition: update on Final Awards Board, new policies, reminders and guidelines, Student prizes announced, APG and conference dates.


HEI Access to HE Updates: 2015-16

January 2016 An update designed especially for colleagues working in HE Admissions, includes information on Access to HE and the new UCAS Tariff, Awarding Body Linkage, a QAA spec refresher and more.


Moderator Briefings 2015-16

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Briefing 1: Start of Year
Briefing 2: EM Reporting and Final Awards Boards




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