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Thu 16th Nov, 2006

Information on latest news, recent publications and current consultations.

Latest news

higher quality 22
The latest edition of QAA's bulletin is now available. Among other features, this issue contains a Focus on…the Academic Infrastructure and details of the recent audit of UK higher education in the People's Republic of China.
http://www.qaa.ac.uk/news/higherquality/hq22/

Recently published on the QAA website
Institutional audit: a guide for student representatives
We have revised this publication in line with changes to the institutional audit method.
http://www.qaa.ac.uk/students/guides/instauditguide06.asp

Outcomes from institutional audit
Several new papers in the Outcomes … series have been published:

Academic guidance, support and supervision, and personal support and guidance
http://www.qaa.ac.uk/reviews/institutionalAudit/outcomes/AcademicGuidance.asp

Institutions' work with employers and professional, statutory and regulatory bodies
http://www.qaa.ac.uk/reviews/institutionalAudit/outcomes/Institutionswork.asp

Current consultations

Consultation on subject benchmark statements
Consultations on the subject benchmark statement for computing remain open until 30 November.
http://www.qaa.ac.uk/news/consultation/default.asp