Freedom of Information Publication Scheme: Guide to Information - What Our Priorities Are & How We Are Doing
This section of the Publication Scheme covers strategies and plans, performance indicators, audits, inspections and reviews.
The list below provides a guide to the information published by SOAS which falls within this part of the Publication Scheme. Information is available in electronic form via the SOAS website unless otherwise indicated. For information on how to obtain copies of documents published by SOAS under the Publication Scheme and the charges which apply, see Ordering Copies.
1. Annual Report
2. Corporate and Business Plans
Strategies, Policy Documents and Procedures
Includes links to SOAS's Vision and Strategy for the Centennial and its sub-strategies
IT Strategy (draft)
3. Learning and Teaching Strategy
Annual Programme Review
Annual programme review procedures.
Learning and Teaching Quality Committee
Information about the committee and its predecessor, Learning and Teaching Policy Committee
Programme Approval Procedures
Procedures for preparing programme specifications. For individual programme specifications, see the information about degree programmes on the web pages SOAS's Academic Departments.
Quality Audit and Assurance
SOAS's quality audit and assurance procedures.
Student Evaluation of Courses Procedures
5. External Review Information and Government/Regulatory Reports
See Academic Quality and Standards for information on SOAS's annual monitoring and review procedures and programme approval and review.
Access agreement submitted to the Office for Fair Access
Bar Council (Bar Council website) and Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA website)
Undergraduate law courses at SOAS are recognised by the Bar Council and the Solicitors Regulation Authority for the purpose of the completion of the academic stage of legal training. See their websites for further information about their accreditation procedures.
Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA website)
Statistical information including performance indicators
Quality Audit and Assurance Agency (QAA website)
Includes reports of reviews of SOAS by the QAA
Research Assessment Exercise
SOAS information about the RAE and SOAS's RAE results.
Research Assessment Exercise (RAE website)
Unistats (Unistats website)
Information on teaching quality from the National Students Survey and the Higher Education Statistics Agency
6. Corporate Relations
Includes information on services for employers
Services for Business and Government
Information about SOAS services including briefings and consultancy, language training and the conference facilities.
Last updated December 2008