College Board - Engineering, Science and Environment

What does the College Board do?

The College Board is the principal academic authority within the College. It is responsible to Academic Senate for maintaining the highest standards in teaching, learning, assessment and research and it meets at regular points throughout the year.

The College Board is responsible for continuous improvement, approving academic content of new courses, College procedures and managing schools. For more detailed information about the College Board's roles and responsibilities, read the College Board Terms of Reference.

Who is on the College Board?

Meet the members

2021 Meeting Dates

TimeMeeting Date
9:00 - 11:00am11 March 2021
9:00 - 11:00am22 April 2021
9:00 - 11:00am8 July 2021
9:00 - 11:00am9 September 2021
9:00 - 11:00am4 November 2021

Other Committees

The following committees also operate with the College:

  • College Executive Committee - Provides advice to the Pro Vice-Chancellor and committees which report to the College Board
  • College Teaching and Learning Committee
  • College Research Committee
  • College Progress and Appeals Committee
  • Academic Promotions Appraisal Committee
  • Work Health and Safety Committee


For information about governance, meeting details and previous minutes, contact the College Board Secretary

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