Terms of Reference, Policies and Reference Material

Academic Board Terms of Reference

The University is currently in a transition phase following the recent approval by Council of revised Terms of Reference for the Academic Board and some of the committees of Academic Board. The revised Terms of Reference incorporate a change in functions, and a revised membership aligned to the new academic structure.

The current and revised Terms of Reference of Academic Board and of the committees of Academic Board, as approved by UNE Council, 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.

Details of the current Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2015 is available via the UNE Compliance system.

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) guidance notes and provider resources by topic are available to view on the website.