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Graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Nursing: Accreditation 20 Mar 2014

Course accreditation

Report on accreditation of one higher education course of study offered by Australian College of Nursing Pty Ltd

 

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 the Australian College of Nursing Pty Ltd for a period of seven years until 17 March 2021:

  • Graduate Certificate in Orthopaedic Nursing

Background to Decision

The Australian College of Nursing Pty Ltd submitted an application for accreditation of one course 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 one higher education course of study submitted by the Australian College of Nursing Pty Ltd for accreditation complies with the Provider Course Accreditation Standards. The course accreditation covers delivery at all Australian sites.