Undergraduate Program Review Policy and Procedures
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Term for Summer School
Resolved that as recommended by the Senate Part-time Studies Committee, that the summer school session will normally be a six week term for full undergraduate degree courses with exceptions to the length of term of a course or courses approved by the Academic Unit and the Dean of the Faculty.
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Student Feedback on Teaching at Lakehead University
Teaching is a complex and multidimensional activity. Student feedback is important as one measure, among many, used to enhance and provide evidence of teaching quality.
Scheduling of Classes/Examinations
Review and Approval of Academic Programs
The Policy for the Review and Approval of Academic Programs (herein referred to as the Policy) governs the review and approval of proposed new programs, major modifications, and the cyclical review of existing programs at Lakehead University.Read the full policy on Review and Approval of Academic Programs
Removing and Reinstating Courses
Professorial Lectures, Inaugural
The purposes of the Inaugural Professorial Lectures are to enhance generally the academic ambience of the University, to share knowledge broadly with the University and local community, and to be a recognition and celebration of faculty members who have been promoted to the rank of full professor.
Professor-Produced Materials for Course Requirements, Use of
1. The title shall be offered to all those who retire from full-time academic life while holding the rank of Professor or Associate Professor at Lakehead University, provided that they have served the University in a full-time academic capacity for a period of not less than ten years.2. Candidates who do not meet all of the above requirements may also be nominated.3. The title as such shall carry with it no remuneration, no formal duties and no voting rights.
Professor Emeriti, Services
The title “Professional Associate” may be granted for any of the following purposes:
English Proficiency (Admissions)
English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) - minimum acceptable score is 550;
Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - minimum acceptable score is 90.
Units may require higher scores.
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Enabling Motion - Graduands on Record
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Lakehead University’s Academic Plan 2012-17 lists “Expand our International Reach” as a priority. The university is actively recruiting students at both the undergraduate and graduate level as part of this expansion. As part of this expanded reach Lakehead University needs to look to other mechanisms of establishing international relationships. One mechanism to do so is to establish a cotutelle policy.Read the full policy on Cotutelle Policy
Calendar Changes - Required Information
- Confirmation that the proposed changes have been approved by the Faculty Council where applicable.
- Academic viability and significance of the proposed changes.
Articulation Agreement Policy and Procedures
For the purposes of this policy Articulation Agreement will be defined as:
A joint academic program agreement struck between a Faculty/program of Lakehead University and a Faculty/program of an accredited community college.Read the full policy on Articulation Agreement Policy and Procedures
The granting of the title “Adjunct Professor” reflects some mutually beneficial scholarly association between the University and the candidate.
The title “Adjunct Professor” may be granted for any of the following purposes: