Credit Transfer/Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Credit transfer is the granting of credit in following prior formal education, successfully completed within the last 5 years. Application must be supported by a transcript or other formal statement of achievement which shows a pass in an equivalent course at the appropriate level.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) credit is the granting of credit following an assessment in respect of prior learning based on life experience, work experience, informal education/training and/or formal education/training. Application must be supported by proof of ability to meet the learning outcomes of the course.

Credit transfer/RPL credit will only be considered for courses taught in Years 1 and/or 2 unless a student has a Degree, or its equivalent, in the course, from an approved institution.

Credit transfer/RPL credit will be awarded to whole courses only and exclusively on presentation of detailed evidence.

A maximum of 12 courses will be awarded by credit transfer and/or RPL credit.

For a credit transfer to be considered a student should apply on the appropriate form within 10 teaching days after enrolling.

Application for a credit transfer/RPL costs $100 per course. Download application form here.