Acronyms Acronyms

The following table of acronyms was taken from the
QAA Higher Education Review Self-Evaluation Document October 2015.

ACCOM

Accommodation Office

ACER

Association of Colleges in the Eastern Region

ACP

Association for Collaborative Provision of Higher Education in England

AD

Associate Dean

ADLTE

Academic Director for Learning and Teaching Enhancement

ADOP

Academic Director of Partnerships

ADRP

Academic Director of Research Degree Programmes

ADTP

Academic Director for Taught Programmes

AHP

School of Allied Health Professions

AHP

Allied Health Professions

AHRC

Arts and Humanities Research Council

AP

Academic Practice

APCL

Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning

APEL

Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning

APL

Accreditation of Prior Learning

AQO

Assessment and Quality Office

ARC

Academic Research Consortium

ARM

Admissions, Recruitment and Marketing

ARM Exec

Admissions, Recruitment and Marketing Executive

Athena SWAN Charter

Athena Scientific Women's Academic Network Charter

BEng

Bachelors in Engineering

BA

Bachelor of Arts

BABCP

British Association for Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies

BBSRC

Babraham Research Campus

BIM

Bachelors and Integrated Masters

BIO

School of Biology

BIU

Business Intelligence Unit

BPS

British Psychological Society

BSc

Bachelor of Science

CBT

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy

CCN

City College Norwich

CCS

Common Course Structure

CD

Course Director

CHASE

Consortium for the Humanities and the Arts South-East England

CHE

School of Chemistry

ClinPsyD

Doctorate in Clinical Psychology

CMF

Common Masters Framework

CoP

Code of Practice

COT

College of Occupational Therapists

CPD

Continuing Professional Development

CRC

Careers Service

CRM

Customer Relationship Management

CSED

Centre for Education and Staff Development

CSP

Chartered Society of Physiotherapy

CVU

Council of Validating Universities

CW

Coursework

DLHE

Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education

DPA

Data Protection Act

DTP

Doctoral Training Partnership

DTS

Developing Teaching Skills

DUS

Director of University Services

Eastern ARC

Eastern Academic Research Consortium

EC

Extenuating Circumstances

ECO

School of Economics

ECP

Extenuating Circumstances Panel

EdD

Doctorate in Education

EDU

School of Education and Lifelong Learning

ENV

School of Environmental Sciences

ERASMUS

European Community Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students

ET

Executive Team

ETR

Executive Team (Resources)

FACP

Faculty Appeals and Complaints Panel

FE

Further Education

FHEQ

Framework for Higher Education Qualifications

FLTQC

Faculty Learning, Teaching and Quality Committee

FMH

Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences

FOIA

Freedom of Information Act

FSIG

Future Skills Initiative Group

GMC

General Medical Council

GSA

Graduate Students' Association

GSE

Graduate School Executives

GYC

Great Yarmouth College

HCPC

Health and Care Professions Council

HE

Higher Education

HEA

Higher Education Academy

HEAR

Higher Education Achievement Report

HEFCE

Higher Education Funding Council for England

HEI

Higher Education Institution

HEP

Higher Education Practice

HER

Higher Education Review

HIS

School of History

HoS

Head of School

HPC

Health Professions Council

HSC

School of Health Sciences

HUM

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

IAPT

Improving Access to Psychological Therapies

IFR

Institute of Food Research

IHSCS

Institute of Health and Social Care Studies, Guernsey

IM

Integrated Masters

IQER

Integrated Quality and Enhancement Review

ISD

Information Services Directorate

ITCS

IT and Computing Service

IUP

INTO University Partnerships

JAC

Joint Academic Committee

JBoS

Joint Board of Study

JIC

John Innes Centre

JV

Joint Venture

KIS

Key Information Set

L&T

Learning and Teaching

LAD

London Academy of Diplomacy

LET

Learning Enhancement Team

LTC

Learning and Teaching Committee

LTS

Learning and Teaching Services

M-level

Master's level study

M Eng

Master of Engineering

MAHEP

Masters in Higher Education Practice

MB BS

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MeCCSA

Media, Communication and Cultural Studies Association

MED

Norwich Medical School

MFA

Master of Fine Arts

MUS

School of Music

NAM

New Academic Model

NBI

Norwich Bioscience Institutes

NERC

Natural Environment Research Council

NHS

National Health Service

NMC

Nursing and Midwifery Council

NNUH

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

NRP

Norwich Research Park

NSC

School of Nursing Sciences

NSS

National Student Survey

NSW

New Student Website

NUS

National Union of Students

OFFA

Office for Fair Access Agreement

OfSTED

Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills

OIA

Office of the Independent Adjudicator

OSCE

Objective Structured Clinical Examination

PAL

Peer Assisted Learning

PCOP

Placement Learning and Work Based Learning Code of Practice

PG

Postgraduate

PG Dip

Postgraduate Diploma

PGCE

Postgraduate Certificate in Education

PgCertHEP

Postgraduate Certificate of Higher Education Practice

PGR

Postgraduate Research

PGT

Postgraduate Taught

PHA

School of Pharmacy

PIPS

Professional Internships for PhD Students

PLN

Planning Office

PPD

Personal and Professional Development

PPE

PGR, Partnerships and Equality and Diversity Service

PPL

School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies

PQAF

Partnership Quality Assurance Framework

PRES

Postgraduate Research Experience Survey

PRPPG

Postgraduate Research Programmes Policy Group

PSF

Professional Standards Framework

PSRB

Professional, Statutory and Regulatory Body

PTES

Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey

PVC

Pro-Vice-Chancellor

QAE

Quality Assurance and Enhancement

QEP

Quality Enhancement Plan

QIPF

Quality Improvement and Performance Framework

QUACC

Quality Assurance, Appeals, Complaints and Concessions

RAE

Research Assessment Exercise

RCUK

Research Councils United Kingdom

RDF

Researcher Development Framework

RDPDP

Research Degree Policy Documents Policy

REAP

Recognising Excellence in Academic Practice

RED

Research and Enterprise Division

REF

Research Excellence Framework

REN

Research and Enterprise Services

RMS

Royal Marsden School

RSC

School of Rehabilitation Sciences

RSF

Research Student Forum

SAG

Student Affairs Group

SCI

Faculty of Science

SCVA

The Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts

SEC

Student Experience Committee

SES

Student Experience Survey

SISJAC

The Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures

SMG

Space Management Group

SpLD

Specific Learning Difficulty

SSF

Faculty of Social Sciences

SSLC

Staff Student Liaison Committee

SSLG

Staff Student Liaison Group

SU

Student Union

TD

Teaching Director

TDAP

Taught Degree Awarding Powers

TGAC

The Genome Analysis Centre

TMS

Text-matching software

ToR

Terms of Reference

TPPG

Taught Programmes Policy Group

UCAS

Universities and Colleges Admissions Service

UCS

University Campus Suffolk

UG

Undergraduate

UKPSF

UK Professional Standards Framework

UKRIO

UK Research Integrity Office

USS

University Safety Services

UTG

University Timetabling Group

UUEAS

Union of University of East Anglia Students

VC

Vice-Chancellor

VCO

Vice Chancellor’s Office

VLE

Virtual Learning Environment (Blackboard)

 

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