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Trinity Laban Course Board

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Terms of Reference

  1. To maintain and enhance academic quality and standards of the programmes that lead to an award of the University ensuring commensurability with University and national requirements and compliance with the Validation Agreement.
  2. To consider local, University or national policies and developments that will impact upon validated programmes and, where appropriate, for recommendations to be reported to the relevant University body.
  3. To receive from Boards of Studies proposed programme amendments and special schemes of study for subsequent recommendation to the University’s Validation and Institutional Partnerships Committee.
  4. To consider nominations for external examiners for subsequent recommendation to the University’s Senate.
  5. To take an overview of recruitment and, in particular, to monitor entry profiles.
  6. To consider and approve any APL/APEL recommendations for entry to the programmes.
  7. To receive details of staff changes and accompanying CVs with regard to those who contribute to the delivery and assessment of the programmes.
  8. To receive and consider Annual Programme Evaluations for subsequent report to the University’s Validation and Institutional Partnerships Committee.
  9. To receive and consider minutes of Boards of Studies meetings.
  10. To receive and respond to the University’s annual report on its meeting with student representatives.
  11. To receive new validation proposal outlines for subsequent recommendation to the University’s Validation and Institutional Partnerships Committee.
  12. To ensure compliance with the University’s requirements for the validation of research degrees as documented in the University’s Research Studies Handbook.
  13. To receive reports arising from validation and revalidation visits and to oversee the implementation of action/s arising for subsequent report to the University’s Validation and Institutional Partnerships Committee.
  14. To receive reports from the institution with validated programmes on any institutional developments that may impact upon the validation relationship including changes in governance and management, relationships with any other institutions and external quality or accreditation review, for subsequent report to the University’s Validation and Institutional Partnerships Committee.

Composition and Membership

Composition
Membership

City University

Chair

Professor Steve Stanton

Language & Communication Science

TBA

Music

Dr Christopher Wiley

External Adviser (Dance)

Professor Helen Thomas

External Adviser (Music)

TBC

Dean of Validation

Ex-officio

Secretary

Alison Edridge

Trinity Laban

Principal

Professor Anthony Bowne

Director of Dance

Mirella Bartrip

Director of Music

Jeremy Ward (Acting)

Deputy Director of Dance

TBA

Deputy Director of Music

Jeremy Ward

Research Degree Programme Leader

Dr Jonathan Clark

Head of Undergraduate Studies (Dance)

Colin Bourne

Head of Undergraduate Studies (Music)

Chris Caine

Head of Taught Postgraduate Studies (Dance)

Dr Emma Redding (Acting)

Head of Taught Postgraduate Studies (Music)

Dr Sophie Fuller

Head of Community Studies and 1 Year Programmes (Dance)

Sue Akroyd

Head of Learning Enhancement

Louise Jackson

Registrar (Trinity Laban) (In attendance)

Dr Dave Dowland

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