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.

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    RMO File No. 2018/11381
    Policy custodian Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Vice-President (Academic)
    Responsible policy officer Director, Student Administration, Division of Academic and Student Engagement
    Endorsed by Academic Board on 17 February 2021
    Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 17 February 2021
    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    Superceded Policies Alternative Examination Arrangements Policy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 17 February 2021
    Review Date 17 February 2024
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