2 February 2017

How good is our college?: Understanding the new quality arrangements


This event provided an introduction to the new quality arrangements for colleges.

The morning session introduced student officers and students’ association staff to the new Education Scotland review framework How Good is our College?  College quality staff were invited to join the afternoon session which explored practical steps to engage students in college self-evaluation activities.

The day included input from Education Scotland and the Scottish Funding Council.

The event hashtag, for use on Twitter, was #sparqsHGIOC


College student officers, students’ association staff (full event) and college quality managers (afternoon session only).


  • Student officers and SA staff were invited to attend 11.00am-4.00pm
  • College quality staff were invited to attend 12.30-4.00pm

You can view the materials from the day below: 

For further information and support with student engagement in the new quality arrangements, please contact Hannah Clarke, Development Consultant – hannah.clarke@sparqs.ac.uk

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