Coursework Admissions & Awards Committee


With effect 01 January 2018, the Coursework Admissions & Awards Committee has been dissolved and replaced by the following:

Terms of Reference

  • Develop, monitor and review University policies, procedures and guidelines on load planning, applications, admissions and pathways for coursework students;
  • Monitor and review the University's entry standards, including those for English-language proficiency and pathways programs;
  • Determine equivalence of overseas qualifications and entry levels from offshore school programs;
  • Recommend to University Education Committee and Academic Board and the Vice-Chancellor on articulation or entry agreements signed between the University and other educational institutions;
  • Report and recommend on College determinations of credit for previous learning where this is assessed as equivalent to study at the University, including credit transfer and recognition of prior learning;
  • Oversee the ranking of applications for major scholarships schemes;
  • Rank and make recommendations on nominations for University Medals, major coursework prizes and external scholarships and fellowships
  • Consider and report on any matter referred to it by the University Education Committee or the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic).


CategoryMemberTerm expiry
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic) and Chair Professor Grady Venville
Interim Pro Vice-Chancellor (University Experience) Ex-officio
Other Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Engagement) Ex-officio
Professor Paula Newitt
Dean of Students
One academic staff member and one alternate who may be either an academic or general staff member, with expertise in the area, from each ANU College nominated by the ANU College Dean/Director appointed by the Chair of UEC
Two members appointed by the Chair, UEC, for their expertise
Mr James Connolly
President, ANUSA (or nominee)
Ms Alyssa Shaw
President, PARSA (or nominee)
Ms Sarah Hawkins
Registrar, or nominee
Associate Directors International and Domestic, Admissions, or nominee
Ms Richelle Hilton
Director, Planning and Performance Measurement, or nominee
Ms Sarah Hawkins
Acting Director, Admissions, or nominee
Ms Tania Willis
Deputy Director Access Inclusion and Wellbeing
Attendance by Invitation Principal and General Manager, ANU College