Learning and Teaching Committee
The purpose of this committee is to develop, enable and evaluate the implementation of the University strategy for Learning and Teaching, ensuring that the College Learning and Teaching Strategies are consistent with this strategy, and that all Learning and Teaching strategies support the University's over-arching strategy.
This committee also has responsibility for enabling and evaluating the work of Colleges and central departments in identifying, promoting and disseminating effective practice and innovation in programme design and delivery, and in teaching, feedback and assessment methodologies, and making recommendations and the enhancement of the quality and standards of taught programmes and of the student learning experience.
TERMS OF REFERENCE
(the Graduate School Management Committee having oversight of research degree programmes),
and, with the approval of the Senate (M17/21), to delegate the following to LTC sub-groups:
In all the above areas to identify developmental issues and recommend potential changes and enhancement to policy to the Senate, and to ensure that regulations, policies and practices comply with the University Ethics Framework.
LTC will make an annual report to Senate on these approvals and Senate will periodically review the effectiveness of the processes involved.
SUB-COMMITTEES AND GROUPS REPORTING TO LEARNING AND TEACHING COMMITTEE (SUBJECT TO ANNUAL REVIEW):
College Learning and Teaching Committees and relevant sub-groups
Collaborative Provision Strategy Group (CPSG)
Programme Approval Steering Committee (PASC)
Regulation Sub-Committee (RSC)
Learning Technologies Management Group (LTMG)
The membership of LTC will comprise:
|Associate Dean Education||1 per College|
|Member of College LTC (to be nominated by Executive Dean/Deputy Dean)||1 per College (in addition to AD Education)|
|Academic Representative (to be nominated by Executive Dean/Deputy Dean)||1 per College (at Programme Director level)|
|Co-Chair of PASC|
|Chair of CPSG|
|Secretary to PASC and CPSG|
|Chair of RSC|
|Secretary to RSC|
|Director of Academic Quality||Secretary|
|Director of Student and Academic Services|
|Careers and Placements/Employability Lead|
|Director of Library Services|
|Head of CELCA|
|Head of Learning Development Centre|
|Education Team and TEL representative|
|Director of Digital Services or nominee|
|Director of Estates or nominee|
|Student Representatives x2||1 UG representative|
1 PGT representative
The Committee may co-opt additional members.
TERMS OF ENGAGEMENT
The membership of LTC is expected to provide oral or written reports as requested, and to follow up on action points addressed to them or the groups they represent. Where a member of LTC is unable to attend an LTC meeting they should arrange for a colleague working in a similar area to attend in their place. Members of LTC are responsible for disseminating information to their constituencies.