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 Policy Author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Majors and Minors in Bachelor Degrees Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 14th June 2017
Review Date 14th June 2020
Approval Authority Academic Board
Approval Date 14th June 2017
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Unit Head Nicolette Lee
Pro Vice-Chancellor (Educational Transformation)
+61 3 9479 6480
Author Julie Larsen
Senior Advisor, Policy and Standards
Enquiries Contact Quality and Standards

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

19/09/2019 – Removal of clause 13 as per Quality & Standards request.

Revisions approved by Academic Board 14 June 2017, min ref 496.3.2.

The policy has been changed with the following: to allow for course rules to vary in exceptional circumstances (prof accreditation); the removal of the requirement to have a minimum number of credit points in a minor at third year level; to clarify the options that should be made available to students to complete the required number of credit points when one or more subjects are shared by multiple majors and minors; the addition of majors to testamurs to align with 2015 Threshold Standards; updating of stakeholders.

Clauses Amended:Policy: All Procedure: All