Postgraduate Coursework Awards and Programs Schedule

Document Number000961
Date Approved14 October 2011
    

This Schedule is effective from 1 January 2012.

Schedule of the Rules Governing Awards and Programs

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Summary of the Schedule

This schedule supports the implementation of the Rules Governing Awards and Programs 000958.  The Rules list each of the qualification types offered by the University. This Schedule applies to the postgraduate programs approved by Academic Senate and included in the List of Approved Programs of this schedule.

This schedule contains program structures and other information on the following:

  • Graduate Certificate (40 units)
    • Model P1 - Graduate Certificate
  • Graduate Diploma (80 units)
    • Model P2 - Graduate Diploma
  • Graduate Diploma (120 units)
    • Model P3 - Graduate Diploma
  • Masters (80 unit)
    • Model P3 - Masters (80 units)
  • Masters (120 unit)
    • Model P4 - Masters (120 units)
  • Masters (Honours) (120 units)
    • Model P5 - Masters (Honours) (120 units)
  • Masters (Honours) (160 units)
    • Model P6 - Masters (Honours) (160 units)
  • Masters (160 units)
    • Model P7 - Masters (160 units)
  • Masters (240 units)
    • Model P8 - Masters (240 units 
  • Exit Award
  • Combined Programs
Approval AuthorityCouncil; Academic Senate has amendment authority
Date Approved14 October 2011
Date for Review14 October 2014
Policy SponsorDeputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Policy OwnerPresident of Academic Senate
Policy ContactPro Vice-Chancellor (Academic)
Amendment History

Minor amendment to clauses 7.1.11, 8.1.11, 11.1.11, and 12.1.11 to reflect that students need to complete 50% or more (not 60%) of their program at The University of Newcastle, Secretariat, 10 September 2013.

Minor amendment – Change of Policy Sponsor to Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) to reflect structural changes from 1 January 2013 and updated hyperlinks in Sections 17 and 18, The Secretariat, 22 May 2013.

Updated Relevant Definitions in PDF 18 May 2012.

Hyperlink added 18 May 2012.

Approved Council, 14 October 2011.