Curriculum Committee

The Curriculum Committee of Academic Board is a key governing committee of the University which oversees aspects of the University's curricula including:

  • overall composition and profile of UNE's courses,
  • oversight of course reviews,
  • changes to the courses of the University (approving major course amendments and oversight of impact of overall changes), and
  • the committee also endorses (or otherwise) the graduation lists of students (other than higher degree research students) as required under the University’s Graduation Rule.

The Terms of Reference for the committee provides further information regarding the committee membership, functions and focus.

Committee Membership

PositionNameMember TypeTerm
Chair (Faculty Associate Dean, Teaching & Learning)

Associate Professor Amy Lykins (acting until 31 Dec 2019)

Appointed by Chair Academic Board2 year term
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic Innovation)Professor Jonathan Powlesex officio membercontinuing
Director of Academic Quality and Analytics UnitDr Paul Corcoranex officio membercontinuing
Director of Student Success

Mrs Barb Shaw

ex officio membercontinuing
Chair of the SABL Faculty Education Committee

Professor Darren Ryder

ex officio membercontinuing
Chair of the HASSE Faculty Education Committee 

Professor Anne-Marie Morgan

Professor Dugald Williamson (acting until 3 Feb 2020)

ex officio membercontinuing
Chair of the Medicine & Health Faculty Education Committee

Professor Jane Conway

ex officio membercontinuing
Chair of Academic Board (or nominee)Professor Mark Perryex officio membercontinuing
Senior ≥Level C academic staff member SABL Faculty (course and curriculum design)Dr Janelle WilkesAppointed by the Deanuntil July 2020
Senior ≥Level C academic staff member HASSE Faculty (course and curriculum design)Associate Professor Robyn BartelAppointed by the Deanuntil July 2020
Senior ≥Level C academic staff member Medicine & Health Faculty (course and curriculum design)

Dr Jane Clark

Appointed by the Deanuntil July 2020
Junior Level A/B academic staff member SABL FacultyDr Siew ChongAppointed by Curriculum Committee after call for expressions of interestuntil September 2020
Junior Level A/B academic staff member HASSE FacultyDr Andrew PiperAppointed by Curriculum Committee after call for expressions of interestuntil September 2020
Junior Level A/B academic staff member Medicine & Health FacultyDr Judy HumphriesAppointed by Curriculum Committee after call for expressions of interestuntil October 2020
Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander staff memberDr Lorina BarkerAppointed by Chair of Curriculum Committee after call for expressions of interestuntil November 2020
Undergraduate student

Mr Ashley Woods

Appointed by Chair of Curriculum Committee after consultation with relevant student rep bodiesuntil June 2021
Postgraduate coursework student

Ms Rebecca Pearson

Appointed by Chair of Curriculum Committee after consultation with relevant student rep bodiesuntil November 2021

Meeting Dates

2019

  1. Tuesday, 5 February 2019
  2. Tuesday, 5 March 2019 (Council Room, Booloominbah)
  3. Tuesday, 9 April 2019
  4. Tuesday, 7 May 2019
  5. Tuesday, 4 June 2019
  6. Tuesday, 2 July 2019
  7. Tuesday, 6 August 2019
  8. Tuesday, 8 October 2019
  9. Monday, 25 November 2019

2020

  1. Tuesday, 11 February 2020
  2. Tuesday, 14 April 2020
  3. Tuesday, 12 May 2020
  4. Tuesday, 9 June 2020
  5. Tuesday, 7 July 2020
  6. Tuesday, 11 August 2020
  7. Tuesday, 8 September 2020
  8. Tuesday, 6 October 2020
  9. Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Curriculum Committee meetings are held in Room 224, Education Building (E07) from 9.30am to 11.30am, unless otherwise advised.

Minutes and Forms

Curriculum Committee papers and minutes (and past papers from University Academic Programs Committee) can be accessed by Academic Board and Academic Board Committee members can login to Moodle and choose to view "Academic Board Meeting Papers and Reading Room".

If you have any access issues or require help finding a previous paper please contact secretariat@une.edu.au.

PREVIOUS Committee Forms. The information below relates to the previous University Academic Programs Committees. This information is in the process of being updated to reflect the new Curriculum Committee Terms of Reference.