Academic organisational unit

A unit formed by a higher education provider to undertake as their primary objective teaching only, research only or teaching‑and‑research functions, or which is used for statistical reporting purposes. Such units are referred to by various names, such as "schools" and "departments".

Application of glossary term:
  • Casual staff (HE)
  • Full-time staff (HE)
  • Unit enrolment (HE)