1 To provide a better academic student experience – the research outcomes will be taken into account in curriculum development and the delivery platform; and applied to the revision and innovation of the teaching and learning products to ensure optimal advantage for our students.
2 To support our academics to reach their potential – academics must ‘experience‘ their discipline through research that excites them to engage with and interrogate fundamental questions about their discipline while applying a lens of praxis.
3 To contribute to the knowledge economy with relevant, quality impact – in a global economy where knowledge and information are increasingly important, diminishing the role of research in universities will be a disservice to all those they educate.