Academic Services - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Welcome to the Academic Services Group

The Academic Services Group oversees academic regulations, policy, programmes, processes and academic quality assurance at the University of Canterbury.

Summer school.

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2017 STAR

Secondary school students can now enrol for 2017. For more details, visit STAR Programme at UC.

Programme and Course Approval

How to change or modify existing courses, programmes and qualifications; propose a new course; propose a new subject major, programme or qualification; or undertake a review of a subject major, programme or qualification.

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UC Teaching Week 7 - 10 June 2016

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Minor Course Change System

The Minor Course Changes System has opened for changes to 2018 course and occurences. Course catalogue proofs will be available in mid May and early June. The MCCS will close on 1 July.

Tutor and Demonstrator Training

The Academic Services Group, Academic Skills Centre and Electronic Learning Support collaborate to offer free-of-charge tutor and demonstrator training sessions. There are three sessions, basic tutor training, learn in the teacher role and advanced tutor training. For further information, please refer to Workshops and courses webpage.

Academic Development workshops for staff

A new interactive workshop series on various popular teaching topics will be offered in the two weeks prior to the start of the first semester. The workshops are aimed at academic staff and will be held in the newly commissioned F1 Lectorial Room in the Forestry Building. For further information, please refer to Workshops and courses webpage.

UC Academic Audit Cycle 5

The 2014 AQA academic audit visit has taken place and the report is available at Further information may be obtained from Eleri Nugent,


  • Academic Services
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800, Christchurch
    New Zealand
    Phone +64 3 369 3971 ext 93971
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