New Standards Transition materials available

August 23, 2016

As part of the transition to the new Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2015 (HES Framework), in March 2016 TEQSA released various guidance materials for consultation, including:

The consultation period for the above-mentioned materials has recently closed, and TEQSA has now released updated versions of the following materials (reflecting feedback received):

In addition, TEQSA has recently published the following new beta materials which are currently open for comment:

  •  Application Guide for Registration in any University Category
  • 13 new guidance notes on:
    • Academic Integrity
    • Determining Professional Equivalence
    • External Referencing
    • Financial Standing
    • Joint and Dual Awards
    • Nested Courses
    • Scholarship
    • Staffing, Learning Resources and Educational Support
    • Technology-Enhanced Learning
    • Third-Party Arrangements
    • Transnational Higher Education - Inbound
    • Varying a Period of Registration or Accreditation
    • Work-Integrated Learning

Questions or comments about TEQSA's transition to the new HES Framework are welcome to: