Message from the APS - QA Team
The Department of Applied Sciences Quality Assurance (APS-QA) Committee composed and represented by the 3 sections and a unit, namely: Applied Biology, Applied Chemistry, Environmental Sciences and Physics, respectively. The QA provide assistance to strategize the implementation and ensure the consistency of the policy with all sections/unit as well as to adhere its coherence with HCT college policies and procedures, Ministry of Manpower Technical Education standards and Oman Academic Accreditation Authority (OAAA) standards. Thus, QA Committee performs challenging commitment work task, and serves to: a) Monitor the work of other departmental committee; b) Manage data collection and analysis in the Department and produce reports in relation to learning process effectiveness, and other significant issues; c) Check compliance with established departmental and college procedures; d) Maintain relevant QA records and documents; e) Recommend improvements to the QA system in the Department; f) Identify best practices and spread these across the Department, and g) Review Quality Sub-manual, policies and send recommended revisions to the Quality Assurance Unit.
Further, constituents are encourage to take part in embracing the policies, procedures and standards in its quest for academic excellence inconsonance with the vision, mission, values, graduate attributes and by-laws set forth by the Higher College of Technology.
THE APS - QA TEAM
AY 2016 - 2017