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.

Higher Degrees by Research (HDR) Academic Progress 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 29th April 2019 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 29th April 2024 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 16th April 2019 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date 6th May 2019 This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Implementation Officer Aaron Russell
Pro Vice-Chancellor Researcher Development and Integrity
+61 3 924 68268
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Enquiries Contact Graduate Research Academy
+61 3 924 68268
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

On 29 April the Higher Degrees by Research Academic Progress procedure was amended to: - list milestones to be achieved prior to confirmation, including the Individual Learning Plan. Training in resilience and mental health awareness training is recommended - introduce a process to manage unsatisfactory progress in mandatory coursework - include confirmation of candidature for students completing a PhD by prior publication - include confirmation of candidature conditional on minor amendments - team progress support for students at risk of not making satisfactory progress - change the Progress Management Panel title to Progress Support Panel - remove the appeal process for late submissions - clarify the role of the support person at review hearings - removal of reference to provisional candidature - incorporate Schedules into the body of the procedure - minor textual amendments to enhance clarity.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All