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.

Code of Practice for Higher Degree by Research Candidature

Status Current
Effective Date 18th December 2018
Review Date 18th December 2021
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 28th November 2018
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Lisa Williams
Manager Operations - UON Graduate Research

Graduate Research

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

16 August 2021:  Administrative amendments to Clause 57, 72c and 114 to remove references to Assistant Dean (Research Training). Approved by University Secretary.


2 June 2021:  Amendment to Clause 34 to remove reference to Guidelines for Staff-Student Interaction.  Approved as administrative amendment, University Secretary.


25 March 2021: Definition of School updated to reflect College rather than Faculty. Administrative amendment, approved by University Secretary.


25 March 2021:  Faculty changed to College throughout. Administrative amendment, approved by University Secretary.


2 July 2020:  UON changed to the University throughout.  Approved by Michelle Jarvie, Director Assurance Services.


16 May 2019: Minor administrative amendment to Clause 71 a to refer to Clause 37, instead of Section 3.2 (a).  Approved by Michelle Jarvie, Director Assurance Services.


5 March 2019:  Minor administrative amendment to Clause 37. Approved by Director, Assurance Services.


Full review conducted.



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