The Study Committee

Mandate:

  • Prepare criteria for approval, procedures and templates for studies at GUC
  • Approval of new programmes to the curriculum with accompanying subject descriptions, including masters and PhD studies
  • Approval of revisions and changes to existing programmes in the curriculum with accompanying subject descriptions, including masters and PhD studies
  • Approval of separate subjects and courses not a part of established study programmes
  • Lay down guidelines for exams and use of examiners
  • Select and implement cyclic quality evaluations of studies at GUC following the criteria from NOKUTs regulations and associated guidelines – the Norwegian Agency for Quality Assurance in Education
  • Deliver annual quality reports to the Board

Composition

  • Prorector – head of the Study Committee
  • Four representatives from the academic staff
  • Two students nominated by the Student Parliament
  • One representative from the technical/administrative staff
  • Secretariat: 2 executive officers from the Section of Academic Affairs and Research

Director of Academic Affairs and Research has the right to meet and speak.