Advanced standing (credit)
Advanced standing (sometimes known as credit or recognition of prior learning) is acknowledgement of prior study granted towards your current degree, based on prior study or work experience. If advanced standing is awarded the length of your degree may be reduced.
- Types of advanced standing
- Frequently asked questions about advanced standing
- How to apply for advanced standing
- Information regarding specific courses
What policies apply?
Credit decisions are subject to the University’s Advanced Standing and Accelerated Entry Policy (MPF1293).
The University is also a signatory to the Go8 Credit Transfer Agreement to help facilitate the transfer of credit earned by students if they move from one Group of Eight university to another.