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QAA Department Role

We urge all to join us for the following sessions: Committee members session in English presented by Dr Khalid Al Jardani on 26 Oct 2020 | New program development session in English presented by Dr Mahfouz Saeed on 2 Nov 2020 | Course syllabus preparing session in English presented by Dr Adnan Kabbani on 9 Nov 2020 | Course Evaluation Report session in English presented by Dr Nasiruddin Khan on 16 Nov 2020 | Course Evaluation Report session in Arabic presented by Dr Abdullah Al Farsi on 17 Nov 2020 | Program Specification session in English presented by Dr Ali Istanbullu on 23 Nov 2020 | Program Specification session in Arabic presented by Dr Salim Al Hajri* on 24 Nov 2020 | Program Review Report session in English presented by Dr Faizal N.M. on 7 Dec 2020 | How to reduce plagiarism session in English presented by Dr Abdul Hakim Mohamed on 21 Dec 2020 |

QAA Department Role

The Quality Assurance and Accreditation Department (QAA) is responsible for monitoring and reviewing all quality assurance activities and performance within the University. This work is varied and includes:

  • Ensuring the implementation of the ASU QA Framework
  • the auditing of ASU committees for conformance
  • policy management, such as monitoring and review
  • new program development and approval
  • program annual monitoring and review
  • accreditation and standards

 

QAA is responsible for the secretariat of the Accreditation and Standards Committee, which manages, delegates and coordinates all review activities related to accreditation by the Oman Academic Accreditation Authority (OAAA) and other relevant professional and statutory bodies. QAA, with the DVCAAR and the Writing Team, also takes a lead role in the preparation of the ISA application and accompanying supporting materials.

The department also facilitates training as when required, especially in the areas of new staff orientation, committee processes, and ADRI.