Our Policies | The Open College of the Arts | Distance Learning Degrees and Courses
Welcome school and college leavers of 2020! Browse the arts courses you can study with OCA, and our webinars about studying with us.

Our Policies

Student Regulations, Handbooks and Policies

This page contains the current student handbooks, regulations, policies and procedures, underpinning the governance and management of all courses offered by the Open College of the Arts.

Enrolment on to an OCA Foundation, Undergraduate, or Postgraduate course is conditional upon students agreeing to familiarise themselves and complying with all applicable regulations and policies as listed below.

Student Handbook 2018-19

Student Regulations 2018-19


Admission Requirements
Conditions of Enrolment


Policies and procedures
Statutory Requirements Policies
Teaching and Learning Policies
Student Support Policies
Student Conduct Policies
If Things Go Wrong