Status and Details

Status and Details

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

Credit For Learning procedure

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Status Historic Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 6th March 2017 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 19th July 2019 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Academic Board The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 19th July 2016 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date 4th December 2017 This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Implementation Officer Heather Sainsbury
Director, Academic Governance and Standards
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Enquiries Contact Academic Governance and Standards
+61 3 924 68408
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

Academic Board approved the revision and renaming of the Procedure on 19 July 2016 (to come into effect Trimester 1, 2017, ie. 6 March 2017). The Procedure is characterised by simpler language to improve readability and understanding and strengthen evidence requirements illustrating the achievement of appropriate learning used to support credit applications. The revised Policy also provides for the recognition of micro credentials.


The Credit Transfer and Recognition procedure was approved by the Academic Board on 17 November 2015.