Re-Accreditation (Teach Out Mode) November 2014
Renewal of course accreditation in teach out mode
Report on renewal of accreditation of a higher education course of study in teach out mode offered by Wesley Institute
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 course of study in teach out mode offered by Wesley Institute until 31 December 2015:
- Graduate Diploma of Education (Secondary)
Background to Decision
Wesley Institute submitted an application for renewal of accreditation of a course of study in teach out mode under Part 4 of the TEQSA Act. The purpose of this decision is to facilitate the completion of studies by students enrolled in the courses or the transition of students into other equivalent courses offered by the provider or other higher education providers. This also means that no further enrolments are permitted into this course. 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 higher education course of study submitted by Wesley Institute for accreditation complies with the Provider Course Accreditation Standards. The course accreditation covers delivery at all Australian sites.