Accreditation 15 August 2013
Report on accreditation of one higher education course of study offered by Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE
TEQSA has determined, under section 49 of the TEQSA Act, to grant accreditation of the following higher education courses of study offered by Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE for a period of seven years until 15 August 2020:
- Associate Degree of Engineering Technology (Civil)
- Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil)
Background to Decision
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE submitted an application for accreditation of two courses of study under Part 4 of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 ('the TEQSA Act'). Subsection 45(4) of the TEQSA Act requires a registered higher education provider who is not authorized to self-accredit the course of study to apply to TEQSA for accreditation. Subsection 49(6) enables TEQSA to grant accreditation of a course of study for a period not exceeding seven years.
Main Reasons for the Decision
TEQSA has determined that the two higher education courses of study submitted by Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE for accreditation comply with the Provider Course Accreditation Standards. The course accreditation covers delivery at the Preston and Greensborough campus in Melbourne.