(1) The Institute may approve a program or course of study, or vary the approval of a program or course of study, as a pathway program if—
(a) the Institute has considered any requirements, criteria or standards for equivalent pathway programs that have been agreed to with other States, Territories or the Commonwealth, including teacher registration authorities in those States or Territories; and
(b) the program or course satisfies all requirements, criteria and standards set by the Institute under section 2.6.6M and in force at the time the application is made; and
(c) the Institute has had regard to any relevant advice or recommendations given to the Institute in accordance with section 2.6.6V.
(2) If the Institute approves a program or course of study, or varies an approval of a program or course of study, as a pathway program under subsection (1), the Institute must—
(a) give the provider written notice of the approval or variation of the approval; and
(b) specify in the written notice—
(i) the period for which the approval, or variation of the approval, is given; and
(ii) that the Institute may impose conditions on the approval, or variation of the approval, under section 2.6.6Q at any time for the duration of the approval.
S. 2.6.6P inserted by No. 10/2021 s. 7.