Learning Environment Committee
The mandate of the Learning Environment Committee according to the Act Relating to Universities and University Colleges, § 4-3, valid 1st of August, 2005.
The committee will participate in planning measures regarding the learning environment, and carefully monitor issues which may develop concerning the safety and welfare of students. The Board may assign other tasks to the committee as well. The committee shall be informed about complaints received by GUC from students regarding the learning environment. The committee may issue statements regarding these conditions. The Learning Environment Committee must be made aware of orders and other decisions made by The Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority.
The Learning Environment Committee reports directly to the Board, and will submit an annual report outlining GUCs work with the learning environment. The students and the institution must have an equal number of representatives on the committee. The committee elects a chairman for one year, alternating between institution and student representatives.
- 6 representatives from the students
- 6 representatives from the staff, including: the University College Director, Rector, Prorector and Director of Academic Affairs and Research
- 2 representatives from the teaching staff, nominated by the Rector
- 1 representative from SOPP and the organisation secretary in the Student Parliament has the right to meet and speak.