Modified Arrangements for Coursework Assessment (MACA) Policy


This policy describes the modified arrangements that the University may provide to a student in the event that their capacity to demonstrate their true level of competence in an assessment or examination was, is, or will be significantly impaired as a result of medical, compassionate or extenuating circumstances.

Title Version Date uploaded
Modified Arrangements for Coursework Assessment Policy D2017/114928 18 Feb 2019
Application for Additional Assessment n/a 1 Apr 2016
Application for Assessment Extension D2017/186291 6 Sep 2017
Application for Replacement Examinations d2019/207687 1 Oct 2019

RMO File No. 2011/7881
Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)
Responsible policy officer Executive Director, Division of Academic and Student Engagement
Endorsed by Academic Board on 7 October 2015
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 13 October 2015
Related Policies Schedule to Modified Arrangements for Coursework Assessment Policy

Assessment for Coursework Students Policy

Academic Honesty and Assessment Obligations for Coursework Students Policy

Reasonable Adjustments to Teaching and Assessment for Students with a Disability Policy

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Superceded Policies Alternative Examination Arrangements Policy

Examinations Policy

Effective from 1 January 2016
Review Date 31 December 2018
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