Information on the University's Quality Framework.
The University is responsible for its academic standards and the quality of the student learning experience. It is committed to reflecting on and systematically reviewing its provision and taking action to enhance it. The Quality Framework supports the management of academic standards and the student experience across the University’s academic provision and student services and aligns with external body requirements, including the Scottish Quality Enhancement Framework (QEF).
Scottish Quality Enhancement Framework (QEF)
Information on the role and policy for taught External Examiners, handbooks for external examining of taught and research degrees, nomination forms and the External Examiner Reporting System.
Monitoring and review
Periodic internal review processes for taught and research provision, student support services and College and School annual monitoring, review and reporting.
The Enhancement Themes are selected by the Scottish higher education sector and they provide a means for institutions, academic staff, support staff and students to work together in enhancing the learning experience. The next Enhancement Theme is Evidence-Based Enhancement and the previous Theme was Student Transitions.
Accreditation and collaboration
information on collaborative provision with partner organisations and accreditations by professional, statutory and regulatory bodies.
The Quality Code sets out fundamental principles that should apply to higher education quality across the UK.
Information on curriculum including programme and course approval.