Enrolment Expectations

The aim for all students studying at Open Access College (OAC) is to have a positive and successful learning experience in flexible and online education. To support this aim it is important that all students and parents/caregivers are clear about, and meet the expectations of, enrolment at OAC.

Computer/Phone Access

  • Ensure access to a phone, computer and the Internet.


  • Ensure the college has up to date contact details (phone, email, address).
  • If a test supervisor is required, ensure all details are provided and kept up-to-date.
  • Check emails daily.


  • Attend and participate positively in all lessons.
  • Inform the college of any absence prior to the lesson.
  • Provide the teacher with an explanation for any absence.
  • Provided a medical certificate for absences of more than a week.
  • Find out what work was missed after an absence.

Learning Activities

  • Complete diagnostic testing (in Mathematics and Reading) for all Year 1 to 10 students.

Complete all learning and assessment tasks.

  • Present all required work on time.
  • Ensure that all work presented is their own.
  • Negotiate any required extensions for work prior to the due date.
  • Catch up on any negotiated work after an absence.

Return of Materials

  • Promptly return all returnable materials at the end of the unit/subject.

Students will be expected to agree to these expectations on enrolment, and will have their enrolment reviewed if the expectations are not met.

Last updated: 25 March 2024