Centre for Academic Planning and Quality Assurance
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Centre Head: Director

André Müller

+27 21 808 3961

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​​Overseeing the operations of the Centre and liaising with internal and external partners, role-players and stakeholders.

Advisor: Programme review and renewal

Dr Marianne Bester

+27 21 808 3656

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Advising programme leaders and faculties on the review, re-design and renewal of existing programmes and modules in collaboration with other internal role-players. Providing assistance to faculties in terms of programme renewal projects funded by the University Capacity Development Grant of the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Advisor: Academic Planning
PAC Secretariat

Melissa van der Vyver

+27 21 808 3966

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Advising programme leaders and faculties on the curriculum design of new academic programmes and liaison with the external higher education bodies (DHET, CHE and SAQA) for programme accreditation and registration purposes. Can be contacted for any enquiri​es related to Programme Advisory Committee (PAC) matters or calendar changes.​​​

Advisor: Quality Assurance

Allison Mlitwa

+27 21 808 9073

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Guide and support academic departments and professional administrative support staff (PASS) environments through the institutional quality assurance and enhancement processes, assist in the preparation of Evidence Portfolio for peer evaluations, review and provide feedback on self-evaluation reports and improvement plans.

Quality Assurance Officer
QC Secretariat

Merrewyn Feucht

+27 21 808 2714

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Supporting the missions of APQ and LTE by collaborating with faculties, departments, responsibility centres and PASS divisions to develop a strategic and sustainable approach to quality enhancement and programme renewal and managing and coordinating SU’s quality assurance system.

Administrative Official

Christine Francke

+27 21 808 9027

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Provides administrative, office and asset management support to the centre. First point of contact should you need assistance to direct you to the correct person to assist.​​​​​​