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Further and Higher Education (Governance and Information) (Wales) Act 2014

Schedule 1 - Instrument and articles of government

11.Schedule 1 replaces Schedule 4 to FHEA 1992. The new Schedule 4 sets out the essential elements that FEIs are required to include in their instruments and articles of government.  These will require FEIs to set out, for example, the roles and responsibilities of key personnel and how a FEI can change its instrument and articles of government.  Governing bodies of FEIs will have to include staff and student governors as well as representatives of local businesses or local employers.  An FEI will also have to consult persons in its locality about the education it provides and the planning of its curriculum.

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