1.1.S.30 Satisfactory progress (YA)
To remain eligible for YA, a student must be making satisfactory progress by completing their course within a set period of time. Factors affecting the length of this period include:
- the minimum standard course completion time
- the length of any uncompleted units
- whether the student has previously attempted study at the same level, and
- whether the student has been affected by factors beyond their control.
Act reference: SSAct section 541B(1)(d) Undertaking full-time study, section 541B(3A) Meaning of satisfactory progress, section 541B(3B)(a) … is to set guidelines for the exercise of the Secretary's discretion …