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Academic : Programs and Rules

AuthorityDelegation HolderLimitsReference
Amend Schedules A, B, C D E and F at any timeDeputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic) Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approves entry requirements, durations, structure, content and objectives of programDean of Graduate Studies Doctor of Philosophy - Academic Program Rules http://www.adelaide.edu.au/calendar/pg/agc/
Approves new programs, changes to existing programs and deletions with significant academic implications Vice-Chancellor and President Doctor of Philosophy - Academic Program Rules http://www.adelaide.edu.au/calendar/pg/agc/
  Program Approval Committee - Process and Proforma https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/?841
Approve Courses to be taught across more than one Teaching Period (procedure 2b)Executive DeanProvided does not require student to Overload.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Exemptions to procedure 1Chair, Program Approval and Entry CommitteeOn recommendation of Program Approval & Entry Committee.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Exemptions to recording Lectures (procedure 2a x) Executive DeanIn accordance with Schedule C.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Exemptions to using the LMS (procedure 2a ix)Executive DeanIn accordance with Schedule B.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Individual HDR Jointly Conferred AgreementsPro Vice-Chancellor (Research Operations) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve Individual HDR Jointly Conferred AgreementsProvost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve Parallel Teaching (procedure 3e)Chair, Program Approval and Entry CommitteeOn recommendation of Program Approval & Entry Committee.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Partner Institutions for individual HDR Jointly Conferred AgreementsPro Vice-Chancellor (Research Operations) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve Partner Institutions for individual HDR Jointly Conferred AgreementsProvost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve Pre-requisites for Entry Level Courses (procedure 2d)Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)In accordance with procedure 2d.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Pre-requisites for entryDeputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)As set out in procedure 1c ii.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve Programs (procedure 1a vi)Vice-Chancellor and PresidentOn recommendation of Academic Board.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve changes of programsExecutive DeanIn accordance with procedure 1 b ii.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve limits on number of places in Course (procedure 3d)Executive Dean Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Approve minor course changes within the Academic Program RulesExecutive Dean Minutes of Council Meeting held 12 June 1992, Item 16, Report of the Senior Management Group on Delegations. Authority Approval Form - RMO F. 2003/1284-05, TRIM reference D2007/778
Approve overarching Jointly Conferred Academic AgreementsVice-Chancellor and PresidentOn recommendation of Academic BoardJointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve testamur designs for Jointly Conferred AwardsVice-Chancellor and PresidentOn advice of Director, Marketing and CommunicationsJointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Approve variations to Academic Program Rules for individual student (procedure 4b)Executive Dean Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Authority to amend Academic Program RulesVice-Chancellor and PresidentOn behalf of Council following recommendations from the Program Approval and Entry Committee through the Academic BoardCouncil 7/10, 11 October 2010, Item 14 - Academic Program Rules http://www.adelaide.edu.au/governance/legislation/
Authority to establish a Cotutelle de These agreementDean of Graduate Studies Cotutelle Arrangements for Doctoral Degrees Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/1183/
Cancel Courses after publication (procedure 2f)Executive DeanAfter consultation with other faculties and In accordance with procedure 2f.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Delete Programs (procedure 1b iv)Vice-Chancellor and PresidentOn recommendation of Academic Board.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Ensure there are Course Coordinators for all Courses offered (procedure 3a)Head of School Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Ensure there are Program Coordinators for all Programs offered (procedure 3a)Executive Dean Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Exempt Bachelor from 9 Units Broadening Experiences (procedure 1d ii)Chair, Program Approval and Entry CommitteeOn recommendation of Program Approval & Entry Committee in accordance with 1d.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Exempt Course from minimum 36 hours Structured Learning Activity & 156 hours Student Workload (procedure 2a)Executive DeanOn sound pedagogical grounds only.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Recommend Programs for deletionDeputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)As set out in procedure 1b iii.Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Remove Lecture Recording from LMS (Schedule C)Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic) Coursework Academic Programs Policy https://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/669
Sign legal agreements with Partner Institutions for Overarching Jointly Conferred AwardsVice-Chancellor and PresidentOr delegate - on advice of General CounselJointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Sign legal agreements with Partner Institutions for approved Individual Jointly Conferred AgreementsPro Vice-Chancellor (Research Operations) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
Sign legal agreements with Partner Institutions for approved Individual Jointly Conferred AgreementsProvost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Research) Jointly Conferred Higher Degree by Research (HDR) Awards Policy http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies/4063/
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