Diploma of Social Science: Extension of Accreditation 14 December 2021
Extension of accreditation period
Report on extension of accreditation of three higher education courses of study offered by UOWC Ltd
On 14 December 2021, a delegate of TEQSA extended, under section 57A of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (TEQSA Act), the accreditation of the following courses offered by UOWC Ltd (formerly ITC Education Ltd):
- Diploma of Information Technology from 17 March 2023 to 17 March 2025
- Diploma of Business from 17 March 2023 to 17 March 2025
- Diploma of Social Science from 21 October 2023 to 21 October 2025.
Main reason for the decision
TEQSA made this decision in order to reduce the administrative burden of regulation for the provider in response to COVID-19 and its impact on the higher education sector. This decision is consistent with the principles set out in TEQSA's policy on extensions to the period of provider registration or course accreditation, including an assessment of risks associated with the extension.