Learning and Teaching Plans and Policies

In 2010 the University of Sydney developed and adopted a Strategic Plan that incorporates key aspects of teaching and research. Information on that plan, ongoing development, and existing policies on teaching and learning are outlined below:

Strategic Plan 2011-2015

Vice-Chancellor’s Work slate

There is a section of the workslate on "education"

Principles Informing Learning and Teaching

Learning and Teaching Policies

There are over 100 policies related to teaching and learning. They are organised into the following categories:

  • Assessment, assignments, examinations and progression
  • Audio-visual facilities
  • Copyright and intellectual property
  • Courses
  • Creating, deleting and varying courses
  • Equity and diversity
  • Flexible delivery of courses
  • Libraries
  • Quality assurance
  • Research-enriched learning and teaching
  • Semester and vacation dates
  • Student attributes
  • Student support
  • Visitors to the University

Most can be found here:

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