HEFCW Circular

W15/27HE: Consultation on criteria for the assessment of quality, method for assessment of quality and investigation of matters relating to quality and standards

This circular provides a consultation on the:

  • use of the Quality Code as a criterion for the assessment of higher education quality in regulated institutions;
  • Higher Education Review: Wales (HERW) handbook, as the current method under which higher education quality is assessed;
  • use of the QAA’s procedures for concerns, complaints and appeals, as the method under which matters relating to higher education quality and standards are investigated.


9 December 2015

Response by:

29 January 2016

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