Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for enquiries about document application/interpretation, and a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Credit 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 12th January 2021 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 18th December 2023 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 11th January 2021 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date 22nd November 2021 This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Policy Author Connie Merlino
Academic Registrar
This is the officer generally responsible for day to day administrative matters.
Policy Owner Sherman Young
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education
This is the senior officer with responsibility for the document.
Enquiries Contact Academic Policy General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

Micro Credentials: The use of approved combinations of micro-credentials for credit and recognition of prior learning consideration has been documented to meet the increased development and delivery of micro-credentials.

Transfer of grade: The principle for applying credit for previous RMIT study now requires that where there is a one-to-one match on a course used for credit, the RMIT grade retained on the student record. This results in a more accurate representation of student achievements and GPA calculation.

Removal of credit: The process for students to request the removal of credit has been formalised and ensures alignment with international compliance requirements.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All