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Academic Board newsletters

Academic Board newsletters cover matters considered at meetings of Academic Board.

Academic Board is the body entrusted with academic leadership of the university. Academic Board newsletters keep the UTS community informed about significant matters being considered by Academic Board. Minutes of Academic Board are another source of information on these matters.

Note: Access to Academic Board newsletters is restricted to UTS staff and students.

2021 newsletters

Newsletter 21/3

2020 Academic Board surveys, ATN Frontiers, course accreditation, Fit for 2027 and UTS 2027 update, governance instruments, graduate research, international engagement, strategic risk assessment, TEQSA and CRICOS renewals, transdisciplinary electives.

Newsletter 21/2

2020 Academic Board surveys, course accreditation, COVID-19 update, Fit for 2027 and UTS 2027 update, governance instruments, graduate research, graduations, Indigenous graduate attribute, recognition of prior learning.

Newsletter 21/1

Athena SWAN, Chancellor's Award, Chancellor's List, Corporate Plan 2021, committee changes, course accreditation and reaccreditation, Indigenous education and research, OPM courses, policy, rules.

2020 newsletters

Newsletter 20/5

Academic integrity, Academic Standards Framework, Board of Studies of Connected Intelligence Centre, course accreditation, course and subject performance, graduate research, UTS 2027 strategy.

Newsletter 20/4

Academic Board forum, Coursework Assessment Procedures, emerging learning practices, graduate research, Indigenous Graduate Attributes, learning calendar, Respect.Now.Always., Standing Orders, strategic risk assessment, UTS 2027 strategy.

Newsletter 20/3

Academic Board elections, Award Course Approvals Policy update, course accreditation, graduate profile framework, graduate research update, Higher Education Standards Framework 2015 update, Subject Descriptions and Subject Outlines Policy, UTS 2027 strategy, UTS internationalisation.

Newsletter 20/2

COVID-19 update, graduate research update (COVID-19 response), higher education certificates – Government COVID-19 initiative, Intellectual Property Policy, research update (COVID-19 response), teaching and learning update (COVID-19 response), UTS 2027 strategy and UTS Corporate Plan 2020 update, U@Uni Academy assessment framework.

Newsletter 20/1

Amendment to Standing Orders for Faculty Boards, course approvals, composition changes, supervisor framework amendments.

2019 newsletters

Newsletter 19/5

UTS 2027 Strategy, academic integrity improvement project update, course and subject performance report (2018), UTS Research Strategy, U@Uni Academy Program.

Newsletter 19/4

Academic Board forum: Lifetime of learning — The learner of the future, future of postgraduate study, LX transformation, student voices presentation: technology and the student experience at UTS.

Newsletter 19/3

Short forms of learning, large collaborative classes, freedom of expression, Indigenous policy and strategy

Newsletter 19/2

UTS 2027 strategy, English language, large collaborative classes, rule changes

Newsletter 19/1

UTS 2027 strategy, Academic Promotions Policy, Indigenous Education Strategy annual report

Further information

For further information, contact Liezel Swart, Acting Executive Officer (Governance Support), by phone 02 9514 1464 or email.