Monitoring role : interim report and
annual return & supplementary update
As a follow-up to the first cycle of Institutional Reviews (IR), SSPUs are required to submit Interim Reports to JQRC. This Interim Report stage has commenced in 2010 .
◇ To follow up on issues identified in the IR and recommendations made in the IR reports
◇ As a mid-term report on progress and changes in quality assurance systems at the SSPUs
◇ As a mid-term self-evaluation in preparation for future developments and the second cycle of IR
◆ Interim Report Procedures
◇ Submission of an Interim Report by Institution/SSPUs;
◇ Consideration of the Interim report by a Review Panel;
◇ Site visit will be conducted if considered necessary by the Review Panel;
◇ Finalization of observations/recommendations in a Report.
◆ Content of Interim Report
◇ Response to IR Report
◇ Quality Assurance (QA) Developments: Brief outline of changes/developments in different areas:
※ Governance, planning & institutional/SSPU objectives
※ Programme design, approval, implementation & monitoring
※ Benchmarking and Qualifications Framework
※ Admission & Assessment
※ Student Support
※ Staffing & Teaching Quality
※ Management of Information & Access
※ Responsibility for Quality Assurance
◇ Evidence of Quality Assurance
※ Selective evidence showing implementation/improvements made to QA
※ A paper trail of 2 to 3 programmes showing different stages of QA
The Reviews were conducted between April 2010 and February 2012. JQRC subsequently released a Summary Report on Review of Interim Reports in December 2012 (for further details, please see Publications Section).
Annual Return & Supplementary Update
The Annual Return is an Annual update of information on indicators of quality assurance for Associate Degree (AD) /Higher Diploma (HD) programmes, including the admission profile of students. It is submitted by SSPUs offering AD/HD programmes. JQRC plays a role in monitoring the admission profile of AD/HD programmes, in accordance with the Common Descriptors of AD/ HD Programmes.
The Supplementary Update is a brief annual update on changes and developments, applicable to all SSPUs. The Annual Return and Supplementary Update will be considered by the Review Panel together with the Interim Report.
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