Counting the quality 1

October 3, 2003

Can a university cost its quality processes ("Plymouth pays Pounds 1m for quality", THES , September 26)? Quality is embedded in what we do as individuals and corporate professionals. In setting up quality bureaucracies and fixing a price tag against them, institutions will take away individual responsibility. This threatens the development of a culture of embedded quality that ensures academic standards are safeguarded and that there is genuine enhancement.

Helen Thomas

Please login or register to read this article.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments