Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this version of the document. It also contains information contact details for the subject matter expert.  To the right, a brief summary of the changes between this and the previous version is provided.

Higher Doctoral Degrees Schedule

Status Current
Effective Date 21st June 2017
Review Date 31st December 2019
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 21st June 2017
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Sherelle Charge
Manager Operations - UON Graduate Research
+61 2 49854454

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This is the first version of this document to be published in the new UON Policy Library. For all intents and purposes, this version is reflective of the version that was approved, published and in effect at the time the new Policy Library was launched. In migrating the document to the new Policy Library it was subjected to reformatting, including the application of a new numbering system.


The following information details the history of changes to the document prior to its publication in the new UON Policy Library:


Minor administrative amendments to update position titles and terminology - 8 November 2017. Amended to reflect changes to the process for the award of Higher Doctorates, as well as positional and terminology updates (e.g. Dean of Graduate Research). Academic Senate


21 June 2017 Minor typographical error corrected in 3.1 i) d), "t" missing in word "practice".


The following information details the history of changes to the document after its publication in the new UON Policy Library:


24 July, 2018 Minor administrative change to amend an administrative change made in error to Clause 10, changed Assistant Dean Research & Training to Pro Vice Chancellor (or nominee).



Clauses Amended:Policy/Schedule: All