Orientation-and-Introduction

Orientation And Introduction

Upon enrolling in this program, your attendance at an Orientation Program is required. The Program encompasses various subjects and aims to achieve the following objectives:

  1. Familiarize yourself with the specific course you have enrolled in and provide an understanding of the educational institution where you will be studying.
  2. Offer essential information regarding the support services available to aid you in your studies and ensure a fulfilling experience while studying in Australia.
  3. Provide comprehensive guidance on how we can assist you throughout your academic journey and address any challenges you may encounter.
  4. Equip you with important knowledge about studying in Australia, including relevant policies, procedures, and resources available to support your educational pursuits.

The Orientation Program covers a wide range of topics relevant to students at the Institute of Sapience College (Queensland).

The Australian VET Quality Framework and your qualification

College’s affiliations, role and responsibilities

 

Our staff and their capabilities

 

Resources, facilities and equipment

 

Help that is available to you with regard to the English language and academic support for your studies

Services available to you, from the college, and from other sources to assist you in meeting your course requirements and maintaining your attendance.

Availability of welfare services

 

Our critical incident policy

 

Your contact person at the college for support in academic and non-academic matters

Non transfer policy prior to six (6) months of commencing your studies

Assessment

Results

Disciplinary procedures

 

Informing the students of an intent to suspend or cancel their enrolment

Student surveys

Transferring providers and how it works

 

Complaint’s handling

 

Grievance handling

 

External, independent complaints referral and appeals

 

Role of the Fair Work Ombudsman

 

Monitoring your course progress and supporting you

 

Monitoring your attendance

 

Expected duration of course completion

 

Intervention strategies to help you complete your course

 

Our verbal and written communications with you: Letters and other correspondence

 

Non-satisfactory student progress, attendance, and compulsory reporting by us

 

Course structure and content

 

Course credits

 

Modes and methods of delivery

Plagiarism

On the first, students attend orientation and cover the following topics:

Complete any outstanding required forms

Employment rights and responsibilities – Fair Work Ombudsman

 

Your safety

Academic and general administrative matters

Students’ rights and responsibilities

 

Policies and requirements for satisfactory progress

 

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

 

Complaints and appeals procedures

 

Emergency contact details and critical incident policy and procedure

 

Maintaining current contact information

 

Issuing student cards

 

Campus tour

 

General tour of the area for newly arrived students from overseas