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

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Status Current Indicates if this version of the document is in effect (Current), yet to come into effect (Future), or expired (Historic).
Effective Date 18th December 2018 This is the date on which this version of the document came into effect.
Review Date 18th December 2021 The next review of this document is scheduled to commence on this date.
Approval Authority Academic Senate The noted authority approved this is version of the document.
Approval Date 28th November 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.
Responsible Executive Kylie Shaw
Dean of Graduate Research
This is the senior officer with responsibility for the document.
Enquiries Contact Lisa Williams
Manager Operations - UON Graduate Research

Graduate Research
General enquiries should be directed to the officer/area listed.

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.



Clauses Amended:Policy/Schedule: All