The Student Experience Committee (SEC) is a Committee of Council which monitors and considers the student academic experience at the University to enable Council better to understand the nature of the student experience at Salford and to make its assurance statement as part of the annual accountability return to HEFCE.
The Committee will receive reports on the student academic experience, outcomes and standard of awards, and challenge assurances from within the University.
1. To receive and consider reports and assurances from the University which would support the Council in making the following assurance statements to HEFCE:
2. To sample the stages of the journey set out below and seek assurance that all elements of the journey are focussed on continuous improvement and meeting agreed KPIs and nationa lbenchmarks (reporting to Council and the Executive as appropriate if such assurance is not achieved):
a) pre-entry, welcome and induction
b) teaching and learning experience
c) learning resources and environment
d) student support
e) student satisfaction
f) transition, retention and progression
g) employment and other outcomes
h) alumni experience
i) equality, inclusion and diversity
3. To satisfy itself that the University meets its legal and compliance obligations on matters relating to equality, inclusion and diversity, and to ensure that suitable arrangements are in place for the management of equality, inclusion and diversity, including the monitoring and oversight of such arrangements.
4. To consider any other relevant matters referred to the Committee by Council or other Committees thereof.