Types of advanced standing

There are two types of advanced standing which may be awarded:

General: General advanced standing is credit granted in relation to an unspecified discipline area, subject or group of subjects. General advanced standing is applied as credit and means that you need to complete fewer subjects to satisfy the requirements of the course. This will appear on your transcript as 'Advanced Standing'. General advanced standing does not preclude you from selecting subjects of your choice.

Exempt: exempt advanced standing is credit granted in relation to successful completion of a subject or subjects, or studies, which are deemed substantially equivalent to the subject being waived.

There are two types of exempt advanced standing: