Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2021

On 1 July 2021, the Higher Education Standards Framework (Threshold Standards) 2021 came into effect.

There were only minor updates to Part A of the Threshold Standards, while Part B was completely rewritten.

Further amendments to Threshold Standards were made on 1 December 2021 to include a definition of Academic Freedom and update three standards.

Earlier versions

The HES Framework was first published in 2011 and revised in 2015.

You can view these versions on the Federal Register of Legislation:

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