Joint awards involve a single course of study arranged and delivered jointly by two or more providers that leads to the award of a single qualification that is recoginised within the Australian Qualifications Framework and is typically conferred jointly by the providers involved.

Joint awards involve close cooperation between the providers in the design of the course of study, curriculum development, course delivery, assessment of learning outcomes and on the requirements for awarding a qualification.

Application of glossary term:
  • General (HE)