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.

Adverse Circumstances Affecting Assessment Items Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 30th March 2020
Review Date 30th June 2020
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 27th March 2020
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Cathie Shanahan
Senior Manager, Academic Governance & Compliance

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

25 March 2021: Faculty changed to College throughout. College definition applied. Approved as administrative amendment, University Secretary.


16 March 2021:  update to Covid19 advice (Clause 66). Approved by President Academic Senate.


2 February 2021:  update to Covid19 advice (Clause 66). Approved by President Academic Senate.


16 July 2020: Definition of “course” updated. Administrative amendment.


23 June 2020: Definition of “course” updated. Administrative amendment.


16 June 2020:  Text (before Clause 67) regarding University response to Covid 19 updated. Approved as administrative amendment by Director Assurance Services.


9 June 2020:  Definition of “accepted health professional” amended to include pharmacists. Approved by Director, Assurance Services.


The procedure has been updated to note the University's changed requirements for documentation supporting an Adverse Circumstances application during the Covid-19 Pandemic.



Clauses Amended:Procedure: 66