Academic Programmes Committee

This section provides some general information about the Academic Programmes Committee (APC). For timelines and staff resources please visit the staff intranet: Teaching and Students - Academic Programmes

Terms of reference

  • To review and make recommendations to Senate on all proposals for new academic programmes, new academic qualifications and major changes to existing programmes and qualifications
  • To monitor the manner in which faculties exercise their delegated authority over minor changes to academic programmes and courses and the introduction of new courses
  • To oversee and monitor the review and evaluation of new academic programmes and qualifications

Membership

  • Pro Vice-Chancellor Education or nominee - Chair
  • Three professorial members elected by the professoriate
  • Three sub-professorial members elected by the sub-professorial staff
  • A representative with responsibility for academic programmes of each faculty
  • Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Director, Academic Services
  • One student representative

Academic Programmes Committee reports to Senate.

Committee members and term of office

Pro Vice-Chancellor Education or nominee Holds office until
Professor B Kool (Chair) Ex-officio
Three professorial members elected by the professoriate
Holds office until
Professor M Abbenhuis
31.01.2024 
Professor S Geertshuis 31.01.2024 
Professor N November
31.01.2024
Three sub-professorial members elected by the sub-professorial staff
Holds office until
Associate Professor V Sarojini, Science
31.01.25
Dr M Hanif, Science
31.12.22
Associate Professor T O Rakena, Creative Arts and Industries   31.01.25
A representative with responsibility for academic programmes of each faculty
Holds office until
Dr J Brown, Arts
Ex-officio
Ms S Laurenson, Business and Economics (Deputy Chair) Ex-officio
Dr M Locke, Creative Arts and Industries Ex-officio
Dr B Staniforth, Education and Social Work Ex-officio
Associate Professor A Mason, Engineering Ex-officio
Associate Professor J Ip, Law Ex-officio
Dr L Wilkinson-Meyers, Medical and Health Sciences Ex-officio
Associate Professor B Fedrizzi, Science Ex-officio
Dean of Graduate Studies
Holds office until
Professor C Daley
Ex-officio
Director, Academic Services
Holds office until
Ms J Browne
Ex-officio
One student representative
Holds office until
Mr A Shaker, AUSA
30.11.2022
Co-opted member
Holds office until
Dr D Hayward, Academic Quality Office
Ex-officio
In attendance
 
Ms M Le Heron-Denney, Manager, Academic Programmes Office
 

Committee Secretary

Hannah Wightman
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 ext 81847
Email: hannah.wightman@auckland.ac.nz

Schedule of meetings

For more information about deadlines please visit the Regulation Amendment Process.

Date
Time
08.02.2022
9.00am
08.03.2022 9.00am
14.06.2022 9.00am
21.06.2022 9.00am
20.09.2022 9.00am
22.11.2022 9.00am