Ministerial Statement Development and Progress of the Northern Territory University Hon. Fred Finch February 1997
Tabled Paper 3121
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PROGRESS OF THE MAJORITY OF CONTINUING STUDENTS. I UNDERSTAND THAT IN THE COMING MONTHS A MORE DEFINITIVE ASSESSMENT OF STAFF REDUCTIONS WILL BE UNDERTAKEN. MR SPEAKER, I WOULD NOW LIKE TO GIVE A BRIEF SUMMARY OF THE WAY IN WHICH, I AM ADVISED, THE BUDGET CUTS WILL AFFECT THE DELIVERY OF COURSES TO STUDENTS IN 1997.1 AM PLEASED TO SAY THAT, THANKS TO THE GOOD MANAGEMENT, THE IMPACT OF THE CUTS HAS BEEN REDUCED TO THE MINIMUM. MR SPEAKER, IN THE FACULTIES OF ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER STUDIES, SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY THERE HAVE BEEN NO CHANGES TO SCHEDULED HIGHER EDUCATION COURSES, UNITS OR OTHER TEACHING RELATED ACTIVITIES. FOR THE FACULTIES OF LAW, EDUCATION AND BUSINESS THERE HAVE BEEN MINOR CHANGES IN 1997 RANGING FROM DIFFERENT TUTORIAL