Academic Credit Arrangements Policy


The University acknowledges the need for clear and effective credit arrangements to increase opportunities for students to access education, improve student mobility between sectors and institutions, and increase the pathways into and between qualifications through recognition of prior learning. This policy sets out the principles for credit arrangements in coursework academic programs within the University of Adelaide.

Title Version Date uploaded
Academic Credit Arrangements Policy D2016/180057 14 Aug 2017

RMO File No. 2010/9414
Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)
Responsible policy officer Pro Vice-Chancellor (Student Learning)
Endorsed by Academic Board on 3 August 2016
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 12 August 2016
Related Policies Coursework Academic Programs Policy
Effective from 12 August 2016
Review Date 4 September 2017
Contact for queries about the policy Dave Lamb, General Manager, Student Services and Administration, ext. 34001 or

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