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Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Whiteley, Peter N.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
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Article Title
Issues from Quality assurance reviews
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YouWe Quality Assurance Forum
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Date of Publication
1999
Volume ID
2
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34-37
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Abstract
Argues that the Chancellor's Commission on Governance mandated the development of a system of quality assurance and quality audit at the University of the West Indies, a decision reflecting trends in the higher education sector worldwide. The Board for Undergradate Studies is responsible for this development, with the Office of the Board for Undergraduate Studies (OBUS) pursuing and implementing the policies of BUS. Quality Assurance reviews of the teaching of the different disciplines are now conducted by OBUS on the three campuses in a five-year cycle, encompassing both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.....
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