QUT creates “unfit for study” policy

QUT has established a “fitness to study” policy, designed for “students who experience significant health issues which lead to disruptive or concerning (‘at risk’) behaviour.” According to registrar Shard Lornezo, it is designed for circumstances where disruptive student behaviour, now covered by conduct policies, is due to “significant health issues.” The new policy sets out circumstances where students may be “unfit for study,” details process and specifies who in the university hierarchy is responsible for what.


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