The spirit of collaboration and academic empowerment took centre stage when the respected University of Cape Coast (UCC) paid a pre- and post-moderation visit to Klintaps College of Health and Allied Sciences (KCoHAS) on Thursday 28th September 2023. This visit was crucial because moderation exercises help to maintain and improve the quality of education provided at Klintaps, deepen the affiliation relationship between the two esteemed institutions and aid Klintaps College in reaching new levels of success.
Klintaps College is affiliated with the University of Cape Coast
As an affiliate institution of the prestigious University of Cape Coast, Klintaps College of Health and Allied Sciences (KCoHAS) benefits from UCC’s academic resources, faculty expertise, and quality assurance mechanisms. This affiliation also allows KCOHAS students to receive UCC-recognized degrees upon successful completion of their programs, opening doors to a world of endless possibilities in the healthcare industry.
The Need for the Moderation exercise by the UCC
The pre-moderation visit by the University of Cape Coast is an integral part of the affiliation process between the institutions. The purpose of this visit is to assess and evaluate Klintaps College’s academic programs and standard of examination questions issued as well as the overall adherence to UCC’s academic guidelines and standards.
The moderation process serves as a quality assurance mechanism, ensuring that KCoHAS consistently meets the high educational benchmarks set by UCC. It also provides an opportunity for Klintaps College to receive constructive feedback and recommendations from UCC, further enhancing the college’s academic offerings and delivery.
The Significance of Moderation
The moderation process by UCC is not just a formality; it is a profound acknowledgement of Klintaps College’s commitment to excellence in allied health education. It signifies that KCoHAS has undergone rigorous scrutiny and has met the stringent academic requirements set forth by UCC.
Moreover, the UCC moderation stamp of approval enhances the reputation of KCOHAS within the health education industry and among prospective students. It assures stakeholders that the college offers a standard of education that is aligned with national and international best practices.
A Shared Vision of Excellence
The visit by UCC highlights the spirit of collaboration and shared vision between the two institutions. Both KCOHAS and UCC are committed to producing competent and compassionate healthcare professionals who will contribute significantly to the betterment of society. The team from the University of Cape Coast remarked on the strides made by Klintaps College of Health and Allied Sciences for continuous self-improvement and was looking forward to continued collaboration in advancing healthcare education in Ghana.