Accreditation 15 May 2014
Report on accreditation of 2 higher education courses of study offered by TAFE NSW Higher Education
TEQSA has determined, under section 49 of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (the TEQSA Act), to grant accreditation of the following higher education courses of study offered by TAFE NSW Higher Education for a period of seven years until 15 May 2021:
- Bachelor of Fashion Design
- Associate Degree of Fashion Design
Background to Decision
TAFE NSW Higher Education submitted an application for accreditation of two courses of study under Part 4 of the TEQSA Act. Subsection 45(4) of the TEQSA Act requires a registered higher education provider who is not authorised 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 TAFE NSW Higher Education for accreditation comply with the Provider Course Accreditation Standards. The course accreditation covers delivery at all Australian sites.