Academic Services


Internal and external networks for sharing good practice.

Forthcoming events

School Directors of Quality Network - 23 February 2021

Regular network meeting - agenda to be confirmed.

Booking information coming soon - or contact us for more details.


School Directors of Quality and Professional Services Staff

Briefing sessions

Briefings are normally held once a semester for School Directors of Quality and for School Professional Services staff who support the role.

The main aim of these sessions is to provide a forum for update and to share practice.

School Director of Quality Strategic Development session

Sessions focus on institutional expectations and aspirations for the role and links with School, College and University strategic plans and leadership.

In 2018/19 the sessions covered survival tips for the role of School Director of Quality and how the role integrates with School leadership, plus how quality can inform  strategic planning. Presentations are available on:

Good Practice Supporting Staff

Directors of Teaching

The network meets three times each academic year for learning and teaching discussion and networking with colleagues.

Senior Tutors

The Senior Tutor network provides a discussion forum sharing good practice in personal tutoring.

Student Support Services

Services involved in the University's annual quality review process meet annually to discuss common themes and share examples of good practice. Reports and presentations are published at:

Student Support Services wiki (EASE log in required - access for Service Directors and nominees only)