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Review, Approvals and Validation Sub-Committee

Meeting Dates & Minutes 2017-18

Only confirmed minutes appear here. For the availability of unconfirmed minutes, please consult the Committee Officer Mrs Lisa Gough (

  • 21 September 2017 (PDF 280K, Downloads file)
  • 19 October 2017 (PDF 195K, Downloads file)
  • 23 November 2017 (PDF 273K, Downloads file)
  • 22 January 2018 (PDF 258K, Downloads file)
  • 15 February 2018 @ 2.00pm room MA224
  • 22 March 2018 @ 9.00am room MA224
  • 26 April 2018 @ 9.00am room MA224
  • 24 May 2018 @ 9.00am room MA224
  • 21 June 2018 @ 9.00am room MA224



  • DVC (Academic) (Chair)
  • Faculty representatives (one per faculty)
  • Registry Representative
  • Quality and Collaboration Unit Representative
  • Office of the Dean of Students Representative
  • Directorate of Academic Support Representative
  • Associate Dean of Academic Enhancement
  • Students’ Union representative
  • Head of TNE
  • Head of UK Partnerships
  • Officer

Terms of Reference

  • Keep under review the processes and procedures for academic development, periodic review, validation, approval and deletion of courses and partnerships to ensure these are robust, effective and meet sector and/or regulator requirements and expectations.
  • Receive and approve course academic development plans
  • Receive and approve ”partnership approvals /due dilligence”?
  • Determine the schedule of periodic reviews of partners and subjects, and course validations and course and partnership approval each academic year and approve the constituency of panels which will conduct this work.
  • Receive the outcomes of periodic review, validation and approval including resulting action plans from reviews and monitor the implementation of those plans.
  • Identify and disseminate good practice identified through periodic review, validation and approval processes.
  • Receive and approve deletion plans for courses and partnerships and monitor the implementation of deletion plans.
  • Provide an annual report on periodic review, validation, approval and deletion to UAEC.

Archive of Minutes

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