Glossary

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off-campus mode
Study in the off-campus mode usually does not require attendance at the University. Unit materials are made available through Deakin Studies Online or mailed out and, where necessary, arrangements are made for students to sit for examinations at specified centres accessible from where they live.
offshore
an offshore student is one who has enrolled in a Deakin course delivered in collaboration with a partner institution located in a country other than Australia.
OHP
Overhead Projector
OHS
Occupational Health and Safety
Open Day
Open Day programs are held at all campuses and provide an opportuntity for future students to meet with lecturers, course advisers, academics and other students, attend free lecturers and ask questions.
Orientation
Student orientation program, occurring prior to the commencement of each trimester.
OS-HELP
Overseas Study—Higher Education Loan Program
OSHC
Overseas Student Health Cover
OTP
offshore teaching partnership: a partnership with an educational or professional institution located in a country other than Australia, to deliver a Deakin course.

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