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New honours specialisation proposal

Further information

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For definitions of terms used, refer to the Academic Policies: Glossary of Terms.

This information is intended to assist faculty users and other stakeholder who are developing a new honours specialisation proposal.

What do I need to do?


Essential reading material


The development of a new honours specialisation involves the formulation of a detailed proposal including associated units:




New Honours Specialisation 


Development of  proposal:

Submission of  proposal

Endorsement of detailed proposal and new units  by Curriculum Committee

Approval of detailed proposal and new units approved by Academic Council


Proposal forms are available on UWA's online curriculum management system, CAIDi. Links to relevant policy and guidance documents are included in all proposal forms. Getting started with Curriculum Management provides more information.


When do I need to submit?

Submit your proposal as early as possible!

What are the benefits of early submission?

Early submissions take full advantage of international and domestic marketing opportunities. Critical dates for curriculum approval provides more information.

Do faculty submission dates differ from central submission dates?

Yes. When developing your proposal, consider internal faculty approval processes and timings. For more details contact your faculty office.

Is there flexibility in submitting proposals?

You are invited to submit your proposal any time; however, to guarantee approval for 2019 offerings, proposals have to be received by the latest recommended date.


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