Associate Degree of Agriculture and Technology (formerly Associate Degree in Agriculture and Land Management): Re-accreditation 27 Feb 2014
Renewal of course accreditation
Report on renewal of accreditation of two higher education courses of study offered by Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE
TEQSA has determined, under Section 56 of the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 (the TEQSA Act), to renew accreditation of the following higher education courses of study offered by Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE for a period of seven years until 28 February 2021:
- Bachelor of Agriculture and Technology
- Associate Degree of Agriculture and Technology
Background to Decision
Northern Melbourne Institute of TAFE submitted an application for renewal of 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 56(4) enables TEQSA to renew 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 all Australian sites.