TC Agenda 14th of February 2018

Teaching Committee Agenda for 14th of February 2018.

Meeting Agenda

Informatics Teaching Committee Agenda

Wednesday 14th February 2017 14.00hrs, Appleton Tower room 7.14



18.30 Apologies for absence: Paul Anderson, Iain Murray, Jane Hillston, Helen Pain.

18.31 Minutes of Previous Meetings

18.32 Matters Arising

(TC 10th May 2017, Matters Arising 3.2) - Revised Exam Scrutiny Process. ACTION: Gantt chart to be added to page – G.Bell.

(TC May 10th, Item 4) - Proposal to Remove Elevated Hurdles for Progression to Honours - B. Franke. ACTION: DoT to contact Business School.

18.04 Moderating IPP Marks - G. Sanguinetti. Marking guidelines are to be fleshed out and a marking form devised. ACTION: This is for the IPP course organiser.

18.12 Draft Learning and Teaching Plan - Director of Teaching. The DoT will review the role of Year Organiser. ACTION: DoT to include this in the next draft of the Learning and Teaching Plan.

18.06-03 (AOCB) Student access to the Forum. ACTION: ITO to chase again.

18.25 Service Excellence - Special Circumstances, Coursework Extensions and Concessions. ACTION: The DoT will frame a response for Service Excellence based on the issues raised in this discussion.

18.26 Increase in Language Requirements for MSc/AMSc in Design Informatics - Maria Wolters. ACTION: The proposal is to be deployed for academic year 2019/20, with data on the outcomes of language skills and outcomes to be examined in the meantime. The Course Descriptor is to be updated. OUTCOME: SCE Admissions contacted by ITO.

18.27 Usage of Appleton Tower room 5.01. ACTION: ITO to do the neccessary - instigate purchase of wheeled chairs with integrated desks.

18.29-01 – The Convenor raised the ongoing subject of software options for coursework submission. ACTION: DoT to investigate for next meeting.

18.29-02 – A replacement lecturer for IPP will be required.

18.33 Teaching Support Staff Policy - DoT

18.34 Employment of UG and MSc Tutors Policy - DoT

18.35 Recruitment Report - Helen Pain

18.36 AOCB