Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about:

  • the status, ownership, approval, review and implementation of this version of this document
  • contact details for who can help with enquiries about application and interpretation and
  • a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Because committees and positions can change over time, current information about policy approval pathways should be obtained from   

Granting of Awards Policy

Show Field Notes
Status Current Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 19th December 2018 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 19th December 2023 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Executive Leadership Committee The noted authority approved this version of the document. The Policy Framework Policy defines the current positions and committees that have authority to approve policies and procedures
Approval Date 19th December 2018 This is the date on which this version of the document was approved by the authorised authority.
Expiry Date Not Applicable This is the date on which this version expires. It may still apply, conditionally, after this date.
Policy Implementation Officer Marin Radobuljac
Academic Registrar
This is the designated subject matter expert and contact person for enquiries relating to content and implementation
Policy Owner Cathy Frazer
Executive Director Student Engagement International and Community Partnerships
This is the member of Executive with responsibility for the document
Author Toni Cristiano
Deputy Academic Registrar
This is the author of record for this version of the document.
Enquiries Contact Marin Radobuljac
Academic Registrar
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This is the first document to be published in Melbourne Polytechnic's new Policy Register. It is basically equivalent to the document that was approved and in effect at the time the migration occurred, except for the numbering system and references, which have been updated to align with the new formatting and current requirements.

Clauses Amended:Policy: All

Version History

Edition 2: Melbourne Polytechnic Executive – 19/12/2018 – Granting of Awards Policy has been reviewed and edited.

Edition 1: Melbourne Polytechnic Board – 29/05/2017 – Granting of Awards Policy, has been updated with the following changes-

- the previous policy (2013 edition) included the procedure, Granting of Awards Policy and Procedure – NMIT/GOV/D/7/202. The procedure has been removed from this Policy and will be developed as a separate document. 

- The content of the policy has been updated and includes requirements for VET, HE, and Institute Accredited Courses. 

- Information about the Australian Higher Education Statement has been added.