Assured or not assured - that is the question

Presenter: Alastair Kendall, Senior Data Assurance Adviser

Institution: HEFCE

Email: a.kendall@hefce.ac.uk

Format: Presentation : a presentation for most of the session with time for questions at the end.

HEFCE guidance on data returns states ‘You should keep an adequate audit trail, between student record systems and the HESES return for at least five years’. What is an adequate audit trail? What does best and worst practice look like? What can you do whilst compiling and verifying data to prepare for a data audit?

Audience:

All involved with preparing statutory returns