Please refer to
key dates for course and module approvals (.pdf) to check the key deadlines and
factors that should be considered for any course development, including new
When it is agreed that a course validation event will be taking place, the QUAD team will produce a timeline to give an overview of the activities that take place in preparation for a course validation event. This will include information on which teams are responsible for each activity.
Documentation for validation events should be sent to the Quality and
Academic Development team at least 6 weeks in advance of the
Once compiled and complete, the validation documentation will be sent
electronically to members of the Validation Panel at least two weeks in advance
of the event. An electronic copy will also be forwarded to the Department
Manager for distribution to the course team.