Support centers at the Australian College of Kuwait are non-degree granting educational units and assist the College’s teaching, learning, research, innovation programs, and lifelong learning. Their terms of reference and functions define them.
The objectives and work of those units remain true to the College’s core value, ‘Enabling Human Potential within a Cultural of Care’ and are committed to impacting all College’s community and society in general through their activities.
Academic and non-academic support units at the Australian College of Kuwait are:
Academic support units:
- Teaching and Learning Center
- Scientific Research Center
- Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Project-Based Learning Center, and
Non-academic support units:
- Center for Learning Differences
- Corporate Training
Each unit is appointed its own advisory council, whose members meet on a monthly basis. Each of the units is managed by its advisory council, which has its chairperson and members, including the center manager and staff from relevant departments or schools. The length of the membership term is two years, and members are appointed by the line manager of the center. All the Academic Support Units report to the Vice President – Academic Affairs (VPAC). The Center for Learning Difference reports to the Assistant to the President for Student Relations (APSR), and the Corporate Training reports to the Assistant to the President for Support Services. The length of the center manager term is two years, and the manager is appointed by the line manager of the center with the approval of the President.
For more information about the Centers, please access the ACK Centers booklet.