Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Applicants or students that can provide supporting documents to verify they already know, understand and can perform the learning outcomes for one or more units within a Southern Cross course, are eligible to have their prior learning assessed for credit by submitting an application for Advanced Standing.
Below are answers to frequently asked questions about applying for Advanced Standing to receive credit for your prior learning.
How do I determine which units to seek credit for?
Is credit aggregated or awarded for the highest level of learning achieved?
When should I apply for Advanced Standing?
How do I apply for Advanced Standing?
How will I be notified of the Advanced Standing outcome?
Do I need to accept the credit offered?
What unit credit values and forms of credit apply?
Can granted credit be overturned?
How will credit granted affect my study plan?
What Policy and Procedural information applies for RPL and Advanced Standing?
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