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.

JMP - Adverse and Special Circumstances Affecting Assessment Procedure

Status Current
Effective Date 23rd October 2019
Review Date 23rd October 2022
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 3rd December 2008
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Enquiries Contact Kate Akhurst-Dennis
JMP Coordinator
Faculty of Health and Medicine

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

This is the first version of this document to be published in the new University of Newcastle Policy Library. For all intents and purposes, this version is reflective of the version that was approved, published and in effect from 6 November, 2018. 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 University of Newcastle Policy Library:

6 November, 2018: Minor administrative amendment to Clause 3.7.2 ii - link to Adverse Circumstances page updated.

18 September, 2017: added link to form in section 3.7.3i.

12 April, 2017: typo corrected in section 3.11.2.

30 November, 2016: changes made to titles, headings and definitions.

31 August, 2015: minor administrative amendments to ensure consistency.

20 October, 2014: minor amendment to move procedure for elective courses/units to end of document for clarity (was section 1.2, now section 4).

25 August 2014: minor amendment to correct hyperlinks in section 1.2.

1 April, 2014: various amendments approved by the Teaching and Learning Committee, for immediate implementation, to reflect current processes and provide clarity for students.

January 2012: removal of reference to rescinded policy document: Special Circumstances Affecting Assessment Items Procedure 000641 from clause 1.2.5.

Clauses Amended:Procedure: All