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Results key

Results for Undergraduate, Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Masters by Coursework courses

Results codes by result, description and meaning
Result  Description Meaning
HD High Distinction 80% and over
D Distinction 70 - 79%
C Credit 60 - 69%
P Pass 50 - 59%
N Fail below 50%
UP Ungraded Pass used when pass or fail are the only possible outcomes for the unit
EP External Institution Pass     used when a student obtains a pass or higher grade in a unit completed at another institution under a cross-institutional enrolment arrangement.
PC Pass Conceded a grade that may be awarded for one unit in any course to enable a student to satisfy the requirements of the course in which they are enrolled, provided that the student has achieved a minimum of 45% in the unit and satisfied any other requirements as specified in the Assessment (Higher Education Courses) procedure and by the Faculty Academic Progress and Discipline Committee or delegated subcommittee.
RI Result not finalised used where it is not possible to finalise an individual student's result at the time of submission of results*
RIA Result not finalised special assessment task granted in response to application for Special Consideration (outcome 4 and outcome 5)
RIE Result not finalised special assessment task (examination) granted in response to application for Special Consideration (outcome 3)
RP Result not applicable a unit that commences in one academic year and is completed in another academic year or for linked units that are studied concurrently or in subsequent teaching periods
RW Result withheld  
SAA Assessment pending supplementary assessment task awarded as an outcome of a review of results or as an alternative to Pass Conceded where the conditions for awarding a Pass Conceded have been met but a Pass Conceded cannot be awarded due to professional registration or accreditation requirements
SAE Assessment pending supplementary Assessment task (examination) awarded as an outcome of a review of results or as an alternative to Pass Conceded where the conditions for awarding a Pass Conceded have been met but a Pass Conceded cannot be awarded due to professional registration or accreditation requirements
WE Withdrawn early withdrawn by relevant census date
WL Withdrawn late Withdrawn without academic penalty after relevant census date
WN Withdrawn fail Fail, withdrawn after deadline for withdrawing, academic penalty incurred
WR Withdrawn Withdrawn, debt remission, without academic penalty
WRN Withdrawn Withdrawn, debt remission, academic penalty
XA Not to be assessed yet used where it is not possible to finalise results for all students in a unit at the time of submission of results due to the particular requirements of the unit (e.g. clinical placement)
XN Failure, not assessed used for those students who did not submit any of the required assessment

Honours courses

Grades listed above are used for units studied during the honours year. Overall honours grade is not submitted on a unit result entry sheet. It is recorded against the course when a student's qualified status is determined.

Results codes and descriptions for Honours courses
Result Description Meaning
H1 First Class Honours 80% and over
H2A Second Class Honours Division A 70 - 79%
H2B Second Class Honours Division B 60 - 69%
H3 Third Class Honours 50 - 59%

Higher Degree by Research courses

The following grades shall be used for students enrolled in Masters by Research and PhD courses ONLY

Results and descriptions for Higher Degrees by Research
Result   Description
SP Satisfactory progress
IP Progress report not finalised
IPR Incomplete progress (through no fault of the candidates)
UPR Unsatisfactory progress

Archived results

A full list of results used before 1993 can be viewed on the Key to results codes for years prior to 1993 website.

There are also results listed below which are not currently used, but have been part of the grading schema since 1993.

Results no longer used showing result code, description and more detailed meaning
Result   Description Meaning
XL Individual progression (self paced learning units) Used for Deakin Australia (Technology Management Courses) where the unit is being continued in the next semester
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