Cross Credit, Credit Recognition and Transfer, Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)  

4.0 An administration fee of $50 may be required from the student, payable to Tiaki Rawa (Finance), at the time of the application.   This fee is non-refundable.  

4.1 Cross-Crediting is the awarding of credits from another programme within Te Wānanga o Raukawa.    

4.2 Credit Recognition and Transfer is a formal process whereby credit for outcomes already achieved by a learner elsewhere in relation to a qualification is recognised as credit for comparable outcomes in another qualification.   

4.3 Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process that involves formal assessment of a learner’s relevant and current knowledge and skills (gained through prior learning) to determine achievement of learning outcomes of a qualification. This is to award credit towards that qualification. It does not include credit recognition and transfer.  

4.4 In the event of an unsuccessful application, the applicant may appeal to the Pou Akoranga for further consideration by the Academic Board.    

4.5 Supporting graduates wishing to study elsewhere - where a graduate or student of Te Wānanga o Raukawa wishes to engage in tertiary study elsewhere, the Pou Akoranga may provide written support for their application.    

4.6 Establishing Grades for entry into programmes at other institutions - where applicants are seeking credit for entry to degree and doctoral studies elsewhere and require a grade-point average they can make a written application to the Pou Akoranga.