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The Council on Higher Education (CHE), Universities South Africa (USAf), and the University of the Free State (UFS) initiated the Staff Experience of and Perspectives on Teaching and Learning and its Future (SEP-TLF) survey. Informed by academic staff development perspectives and pragmatically developed in consultation with the sector, the SEP-TLF…
Student feedback is increasingly being collected and analysed as a mechanism for assuring the quality of teaching and learning in higher education. However, there are other critical decisions that institutions make based on student feedback, including decisions on rewarding and/or sanctioning academics. This Briefly Speaking piece argues that,…
Nomination for Membership of the Accreditation Committee (AC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) The Accreditation Committee (AC) is a sub-committee of the Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC), which is established to assist the HEQC in the performance of its quality assurance functions, specifically, its programme accreditation…
Accreditation Committee Meetings HEQC Meetings  N/A 10 February 2022 (Policy meeting) 23 – 24 February 2022 07 April 2022 25 and 26 May 2022 14 July 2022 27 and 28 July 2022 08 September 2022 (Policy meeting) 28 and 29 September 2022 03 November 2022 23 and 24 November 2022 09 February 2023(Policy meeting) 22 -…
The objectives of the Research Colloquium are to: engage with the presentation and the critical response; and critically explore discourses on reimagining the future higher education landscape globally post COVID-19, and with particular reference to South Africa. Target participants the following are the target participants of the Research…
The CHE announces the publication of a draft qualification standard statement for the Diploma in Emergency Care for public comment.  Communique 2 of 2021 Diploma in Emergency Care call for comments