Extension of Accreditation 19 August 2020

Provider: Holmesglen Institute (formerly Holmesglen Institute of TAFE)

Course: Bachelor of Early Childhood Teaching (formerly Bachelor of Early Childhood Education)

Extension of accreditation period

Report on extension of accreditation of one higher education course of study offered by Holmesglen Institute

On 19 August 2020, a delegate of TEQSA extended, under section 57A of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (TEQSA Act), the accreditation of the Bachelor of Early Childhood Learning, offered by Holmesglen Institute, from 11 December 2022 to 11 December 2025.

Main reasons 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.