Terms of Reference, Policies and Reference Material

Academic Board Terms of Reference

The Terms of Reference of Academic Board and of the University committees, as recommended by Academic Board and approved by UNE Council on 19 March 2015, are as follows:

Academic Board Policies and Reference Material

Useful reference material is listed below:

Background Reading – Academic Quality

The following attachments, while not attempting to be a comprehensive list, provide background reading on academic governance and academic quality issues.

The current Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2011 

The final Proposed Higher Education Standards Framework  (HESF) being considered by the Minister

Information about both the current and proposed HESF is available from the Higher Education Standards Panel website

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) guidance notes and provider resources by topic are available to view at http://www.teqsa.gov.au/for-providers/provider-resources