Review and consultation process regarding the Unitec osteopathy programme

M D Stewarrt made this Official Information request to Unitec Institute of Technology

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From: M D Stewarrt

Dear Unitec Institute of Technology,
I request documents from the 2018 Renewal Plan relating to the review and closure of the osteopathy department, the programmes, (BAppSc, MOst), and the student osteopathy clinic
in particular, documents relating to financial performance, profit and loss statements, revenue and operating expenses, student EFS and associated funding used in reviewing and closing these programmes.
Also in particular documentary evidence related to the consultation that has been stated by Unitec staff was undertaken with the Osteopathic Council, Osteopaths New Zealand, the profession, alumni, and staff regarding the closure or transfer of the course in 2017-18.

Yours faithfully,

M D Stewart

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