NIDA is currently undergoing a whole institution policy framework review – please consider all policies listed below in effect until such time as they have been updated in the review process.

Students wishing to provide feedback on policy drafts should log into the Student Consultation Platform in NIDA Learn to see which drafts are up for feedback.

Policy Forms and ProceduresStudents*
Student Charter and Code of Conduct (PDF 292 KB)  All
Student Handbook 2022 (PDF 2.68 MB)  All
Student Mental Health Resources (PDF 421 KB)  All
Work Health and Safety Handbook 2022 (PDF 1.27MB)Work Health and Safety Policy 2022 (PDF 859KB) All
Admissions Policy (PDF 161KB)  All
Alcohol, Drugs and Smoking Policy (PDF 48KB)  All
Anti-Discrimination Harassment Policy (PDF 612KB)  All
Assessment Policy (PDF 186KB)Special Consideration Application
Marking Descriptors
Attendance Policy (PDF 160KB)  All
Credit Point Policy (PDF 54KB)  BFA, MFA
Credit Transfer and RPL Policy (PDF 248KB)Application for Course Credit All
Changing Enrolment Status (PDF 44KB)Notification of Withdrawal
Application to Defer
Student Fee Policy (Domestic) (PDF 168 KB)NIDA Application for Re-credit of Refund Form Domestic (BFA, MFA, VET)
Grievance Policy and Procedure - Academic Matters (PDF 85KB)Academic Grievance and Matters Form All
Grievance Policy and Procedure - Non-academic Matters (PDF 74KB)Non-academic Grievance and Matters Form All
 Notice of Personal Details Form All
Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Policy (PDF 97KB)  All
Intellectual Property and Copyright Policy for Student Work (PDF 62KB)  All
Student Fee Policy (International) (PDF 153 KB)NIDA Application for Re-credit of Refund Form International (BFA, MFA)
Industry Placement Guidelines (PDF 63KB)  BFA
Misconduct Policies (PDF 256.1KB)Misconduct Procedures  (PDF 68KB) All
Monitoring Course Progress (PDF 53KB)  All
Plagiarism Policy and Procedure (PDF 65 KB)  All
Privacy Policy (PDF 73 KB)  All
Sexual Misconduct Policy (PDF 429.5 KB)Incident Report Form – Sexual Harassment, Misconduct and Assault All
Course Regulations: BFA (Acting) (PDF 82 KB)  BFA - Acting
Course Regulations: BFA (Costume) (PDF 53 KB)  BFA - Costume
Course Regulations: BFA (Design for Performance) (PDF 86 KB)  BFA - Design
Course Regulations: BFA (Properties and Objects) (PDF 55 KB)  BFA - Props
Course Regulations: BFA (Scenic Construction and Technology) (PDF 185 KB)  BFA - SCT
Course Regulations: BFA (Technical Theatre and Stage Management) (PDF 97 KB)  BFA - TTSM
Course Regulations: MFA (Cultural Leadership) (PDF 147 KB)  MFA - CL
Course Regulations: MFA (Design for Performance) (PDF 85 KB)  MFA - Design
Course Regulations: MFA (Directing) (PDF 48 KB)  MFA - Directing
Course Regulations: MFA (Voice) (PDF 48 KB)  MFA - Voice
Course Regulations: MFA (Writing for Performance) (PDF 48 KB)  MFA - Writing
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy (PDF 63KB) VET
Statement of VET Tuition Assurance Exemption   VET

*These policies apply to full-time students in the undergraduate (BFA), graduate (MFA) and/or vocational (VET) programs at NIDA.

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