Higher Education Support Act 2003

Chapter 3 - Assistance to students  

PART 3-1 - STUDENT LEARNING ENTITLEMENT  

Division 82 - Unit of study covered by a person ' s Student Learning Entitlement  

SECTION 82-5   Unit of study covered by a person ' s Student Learning Entitlement - person ' s SLE amount exceeded at enrolment  

82-5(1)  
This section applies if:

(a)  the person enrolled in unit of study (the relevant unit) as a part of a *course of study with a higher education provider (the relevant provider ); and

(b)  at the time of that enrolment (the enrolment time ), the person had also enrolled in one or more other units of study as a part of that course, or as a part of another course of study, with the relevant provider or with another higher education provider; and

(c)  those other units have *census dates that will occur after the enrolment time; and

(d)  the person is a *Commonwealth supported student in relation to each of those other units; and

(e)  the sum of the following exceeds the person ' s *SLE amount as at the enrolment time:


(i) the *EFTSL value of the relevant unit;

(ii) the sum of the EFTSL values of each of those other units.

82-5(2)  
The relevant unit is covered by a person ' s Student Learning Entitlement if:

(a)  the person notifies an *appropriate officer of the relevant provider that the person does not wish to be a *Commonwealth supported student in relation to one or more of those other units of study (the excluded units ); and

(b)  the sum of the following does not exceed the person ' s *SLE amount as at the enrolment time:


(i) the *EFTSL value of the relevant unit;

(ii) the sum of the EFTSL values of each of those other units that are not excluded units; and

(c)  if:


(i) the person ' s SLE amount as at that time includes an amount of *additional SLE in relation to a particular course of study; and

(ii) the EFTSL value of the relevant unit exceeds the amount worked out by subtracting that amount of additional SLE from the person ' s SLE amount as at that time;
the person enrolled in the relevant unit as a part of that particular course of study.

82-5(3)  
A notice under paragraph (2)(a) must be given:

(a)  in writing; and

(b)  on or before the *census date for the relevant unit.




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