Terms of reference

The Education Committee will:

  1. Encourage alignment between the faculties educational strategies and the University’s strategic plan.
  2. Develop strategies to improve learning and teaching pedagogies and monitor educational performance across the University.
  3. Provide advice to SEG on teaching enhancement strategies, including the development of teaching and learning compacts, and on other matters relating to teaching, learning and the student’s whole experience.
  4. Develop and monitor policies and procedures to enhance the educational experience of students.
  5. Provide recommendations to SEG on funding requirements and allocations for teaching improvements.
  6. Provide recommendations to SEG Finance and Infrastructure Committee on physical and virtual teaching and learning needs and priorities.
  7. With the Academic Board, develop a program for the systematic review and development of education policies.
  8. Support curriculum renewal and oversee the cycle of regular faculty curriculum reviews.

Composition

  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Education (chair)
  • Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research (or nominee)
  • Faculty Associate Deans, Learning and Teaching
  • Chair, Academic Board (or nominee)
  • Director of eLearning and Learning Space
  • Director of Teaching and Learning
  • A student nominated by the SRC
  • A student nominated by SUPRA
  • General Counsel or nominee (in attendance)