Faculty Academic Committee


The Faculty Academic Committee is responsible for advising Faculty Board and the Dean on all matters related to academic qualifications and programmes of the Faculty. This includes a role in the approval process of new courses and new programmes, as well as the monitoring of existing courses and programmes.

Terms of Reference and Constitution

Meeting dates

All meetings are held on Wednesdays, 10.30–12.30, in WR15A 101, Kelburn Campus.

Committees and Boards - Faculty Meetings Schedule


  • Associate Dean (Academic) (Convenor)
  • Dean (Ex Officio)
  • Faculty Representatives on the University Academic Committee
  • Representative from Toihuarewa
  • Manager, Student and Academic Services
  • Associate Deans
  • Head of School
  • Member from Te Kura Māori
  • Student Representatives

Course proposals

The Faculty Academic Committee has a role in the approval process of new and deleted courses. All such course proposals must be approved by the Faculty Academic Committee before being forwarded to Faculty Board.

Information on current proposals can be provided by Rae Leighton, 04-463 9586 or email.

Information on the proposal change process can be found at Academic proposal and approvals.