Student Handbook

Click the links below to download the Student Handbook 2017

Student Handbook Part A

  • Australian Degree
  • Registration Codes
  • Key Contacts
  • Student Rights and Responsibilities
  • Program Managment
    • Enrolment into subjects
    • Leave of Absence of Deferment
    • Medical Certificates
    • Long-term Absences
    • Cancellation of enrolment
    •  Eligibility to graduate from an award course
    • Key to grades
  • Students' Responsibilities
    • Your Enrolment / Identification / Official Communication / Fees and charges / Tuition fees / Administrative fees and charges /Submission of Assessment /  Resubmission of Assessment Task /Participation in Class / Punctuality
  • Governing Bodies & Committees
  • Delegation of powers and functions
  • RCDC Australian Regulatory Approval

Student Handbook Part B

  • Campus Information
    • Directory
    • Wheelchair Access
    • Library
    • IT Facilities
  • Academic Calendar
  • Academic Calendar
  • Academic Leaders
  • Academic Matters
    • Timetables / Counselling
  • Student Support
  • Orientation Information
    • Accommodation / Banking / Places of Worship . Emergency Numbers / Medical Assistance / Counselling Services / Legal Service / Information on Sydney
  • Tuition Fees
    • Late / Payment / Government assistance for Australian citizens / FEE-HELP and VET FEE-HELP / Centrelink Payments
  • General Information
    • Student ID / Student representatives / Contact details / Excursions / Personal belongings / Miscellaneous fees / Equipment kits 
  • Information for International Student
    • Visa and immigration requirements / Permission to work / Accommodation and welfare arrangements for students under 18yo / Leave of Absence or Deferment / Raffles College Responsibility regarding Visa Violation / Evidentiary Standards to obtain a Student Visa / Department of Immigration and Border Protection Contact Information / Other Australian Government Websites for Students
  • Work Health & Safety
  • IT User Instruction
  • Access to library Resouces and Online Databases

For the full list of RCDC policies and procedures please click here


Academic Policies


  • Academic Literacy and Learning Support Policy
  • Academic Misconduct and Plagiarism Policy and Procedure
  • Academic Staff Qualification Experience Policy
  • Articulation & Credit Transfer Agreement Procedure
  • Assessment Moderation Policy
  • Attendance Policy
  • Course Progress Policy and Procedure Flow Chart
  • Course Progress Policy and Procedure
  • Deferment Suspension and Cancellation Policy and Procedure
  • Examination Policy
  • Higher Education Assessment Policy Manual
  • Higher Education Course Development Review Apporoval Procedure
  • Higher Education Teach Out Guidelines
  • Library Collection Development Policy
  • Portfolio Evaluation Procedure 
  • Qualification Isurance Policy
  • Raffles Harvard Referencing Guide
  • RCDC Course Assurance Policy and Procedure
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy
  • Reseach Policy
  • Teach Out Policy
  • VET Assessment & Validation Procedure
  • VET Assessment Policy
  • VET Teaching Staff Policy



  • Refund Policy (Domestic)
  • Refund Policy (International)
  • Statement of VET Tuition Assurance
  • Student Review Procedures for Re-crediting a Fee-Help Balance



  • Admissions Policy
  • Admissions Procedure for RCDC Campus
  • English Language Proficiency Policy


HR & Management

  • Critical Incident Management Policy and Procedure
  • Employee Handbook
  • Harassment, Bullying and Discrimination Prevention Policy
  • Fair Treatment and Equal Benefits and Opportunity Policy
  • Induction Policy
  • Staff Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Policy
  • Staff Misconduct and Complaints Policy and Procedure



  • Education Agent Recruitment & Monitoring Policy and Procedure
  • Marketing and Advertising Policy and Procedure


Quality Assurance

  • Document and Records Management Policy
  • Framework for Quality Assurance


Student Services

  • Student Misconduct and Complaints Policy and Procedure
  • Student Contact Details Update Procedure
  • Student Grievance and Appeal Policy and Procedure
  • International Student Transfer Policy and Procedure
  • Personal Information Policy


More Information?

If you would like more information about our courses or would like to book a campus tour, please fill out your details and we will be in touch with you soon. 

Enquire Now

Ready to apply?

To apply online you will need to answer a few simple questions - this process will take around 10 minutes. Once we receive your application we will be in contact to discuss the details. 

Apply Now


 Close Window