Our Educational Goals to education excellence is manifested through our Academic and Examination Board and the active participation of our Board members ensures the vigour in which we view the deliverance of our promises. The Academic Board has the principal responsibility to encourage and maintain the highest standards in teaching and delivery at Stansfield College. The Academic Board is responsible for overseeing the development of all academic activities of the College, formulating and reviewing policies, guidelines and procedures in relation to academic matters and playing an active role in assuring the quality of teaching and delivery. The Board also monitors the implementation and effectiveness of polices and carries out reviews to provide constructive feedback and to ensure that these remain sustainable and meets with the quality assurance guidelines appropriate to the College’s requirements.
The Academic Board provides academic advice to the management team on all academic matters, including academic priorities and policies of the College, academic aspects of the College’s strategic plan, policies concerning the conditions of appointment and employment of academic staff, the maintenance of academic standards and any academic matters it considers to be of strategic importance. Specifically, the Academic Board has delegated authority to approve new courses and approve changes to existing courses; determine policy regarding programmes of study and assessment; determine requirements to be satisfied by candidates for awards of diplomas and certificates awarded by Stansfield College; and to determine the terms and conditions of awards, scholarships and prizes.