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Policy: University Medal

Purpose

To outline the standards which underpin the award of University Medals at ANU.

Overview

This policy sets out principles designed to support the holistic recognition of exceptional student academic achievements at Honours Degree or Masters Degree level through the award of University Medals.

Scope

This Policy applies to:

Staff - Academic; excludes honorary appointment staff

Staff - professional

Students - coursework.

Policy statement

  1. The award of University Medals at ANU is:
  1. based upon merit, as demonstrated through a transparent and rigorous process;
  2. consistent with the recognition of equal opportunity; and
  3. focused on the holistic recognition of exceptional academic achievement in all areas of study provided by ANU, as demonstrated through the consideration of the academic track record of students who attain a first class Honours Degree or equivalent.

Information

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Title University Medal
Document Type Policy
Document Number ANUP_013209
Version 5
Purpose To outline the standards which underpin the award of University Medals at ANU.
Audience Students, Staff-Academic
Category Academic
Topic/ SubTopic Students - Assessment, Academic Progress & Appeals
 
Effective Date 6 Dec 2016
Review Date 6 Dec 2019
 
Responsible Officer Registrar, Student Administration
Approved By: Vice-Chancellor
Contact Area Division of Student Administration
Authority

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