Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Manager and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.
 

Credit Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 10th March 2022
Review Date 10th March 2025
Approval Authority Academic Board
Approval Date 2nd March 2022
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Responsible Officer Deborah Tyler
Director, Academic Quality and Standards
+613 9919 4310
Accountable Officer John Germov
Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Tertiary Education
+613 99195077
Enquiries Contact Deborah Tyler
Director, Academic Quality and Standards
+613 9919 4310

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

27/5/24: Clause 40 updated to remove reference to Polytechnic.


12/4/24:  Clause 25 updated to replace VU International with VU Global. 


20/2/24:  Reference to Director, Student Administration updated to Director Admissions, Enrolments & Graduations (clauses 69,71,72).


10/2/23:  Reference to Dean updated to Executive Dean.


10/3/22: The Credit Policy Suite has been updated to align with the improvements made through the Academic Credit at Offer (ACaO) implementation. Updates include a change of nomenclature from Advanced Standing to Credit; Introduction of a new credit term “Designated Credit”; Eligibility for credit currency period increased from 5 year to 10 years; Clarification of limitations on credit; Amended roles and responsibilities; and clarification of the basis and precedent for credit, and credit in professionally accredited courses.



Clauses Amended:Policy: All



30/08/2022: Position name changed from Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education (DVCHE) to Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education (DVC HE)


 




09/01/2024: Position name changed from Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Higher Education (DVC HE) to Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Tertiary Education (DVC TE)