Academic Development and Quality Enhancement

Partnership Calendar of Business 2017-18

2017-18
Autumn Term Following items to be received by the University from its partners:
  • Signed copy of the Annual Operational Agreement.
  • Confirmation of the courses to be delivered during the year.
  • List of HE tutors.
  • Electronic copies of all student handbooks for each validated course.
  • Calendar of HE-relevant committee dates.
  • Dates, composition and membership of examination and resit boards.
  • Confirmation of External Examiner fees. 
  • A copy of the terms and conditions to which the students will be subject.
Friday 01 September 2017, unless a separate deadline has been agreed with ADQE 
Teaching at University of Sussex starts Monday 25 September 2017
Partner Network Day  Thursday 28 September 2017
Portfolio Approval Committee (PAC)  Tuesday 24 October 2017  

Following items to be received by the University from its partners:

  • Annual Monitoring Report. 
  • A list of names of all students on Sussex-validated courses as at 1 December 2017.
Monday 11 December 2017
Teaching at University of Sussex finishes  Friday 15 December 2017
Per capita fee invoice sent by the University to partner institution.   Monday 08 January 2018
University of Sussex Christmas vacation    Saturday 16 December 2018 - Monday 08 January 2018
University of Sussex mid-year assessment period starts   Thursday 11 January 2018
University of Sussex Winter Graduation  Tuesday 16 January 2018 - Friday 19 January 2018
University of Sussex mid-year assessment period ends  Friday 26 January 2018
Spring Term 

 

 

Partner Annual Monitoring Review Event (PAMRE)  Thursday 25 January 2018 
 Teaching at the University of Sussex starts  Monday 05 February 2018

Following items to be received by the University from its partners:

  • Deadline for proposals for major changes to validated courses for 2018/19.
  • Deadline for proposals for new modules to validated courses for 2018/19. 

Wednesday 18 April 2018

Following items to be received by the University from its partners:

  • Deadline for External Examiner nominations for 2018/19. 
  • Deadline for new undergraduate course proposals starting 2019/20 for courses recruited through UCAS*
Tuesday 01 May 2018
University of Sussex Teaching and Learning Conference  Date tbc
Curriculum Development and Approval Sub-Committee (CDASC)  Wednesday 09 May & Friday 11 May 2018

Following items to be received by the University from its partners:

  • Deadline for policy changes for implementation in 2018/19. 
Friday 25 May 2018 
University of Sussex Year-end assessment period starts Thursday 17 May 2018
University of Sussex year-end assessment period ends Friday 15 June 2018
University of Sussex Summer Vacation  Saturday 16 June 2018 
University of Sussex Progression Award Boards (finalists) Wednesday 20 June - Thursday 21 June 2018 
University of Sussex Progression Award Boards Wednesday 4 July - Thursday 5 July 2018
University of Sussex Progression Award Boards (PGT) Wednesday 11 - Thursday 12 July 2018 
University of Sussex Summer Graduation  Monday 23 July - Friday 27 July 2018
University of Sussex Progression Award Boards (resit) Wednesday 12 - Thursday 13 September 2018 

*This excludes postgraduate courses, courses not recruited through UCAS and courses due for re-validation.