Students used to have a 3 day period following assessments in which they could apply for special consideration
Researchers at the University will be able to independently apply for data.
Documents obtained by Honi show a system with expansive aims, but missing a crucial component
Uni management have centralised student services. Is their takeover working?
Siobhan Ryan and Naaman Zhou report.
Grace White writes on difficulties with special consideration at USyd
Students will be provided with more detailed reasons for application rejections and a dedicated special consideration desk in Student Services
Sam Langford reports.
Academics have widely denounced a new special consideration system, labelled “dogmatic” and “hostile”, which has left students with cancer, depression and terminally-ill parents unsupported. Naaman Zhou and Max Hall report.
Siobhan Ryan, with additional research by Subeta Vimalarajah