Application declaration

This application declaration is applicable to all courses offered by the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music.

1. I declare that the information provided by me is true and complete.

A. Authenticity of the submitted folios and work samples

2. I declare the Work/s submitted as part of the selection process, whether assessed or unassessed is my own original work. I understand that “Works” means any intellectual output, and  includes text, data, images, sound, performance or any material.

3. I understand that the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music may request that I provide independent verification of the authenticity of the work/s provided under this Declaration. If such request is made, I agree to either  provide:

(a) details of appropriate permission obtained from clients, employers, collaborators or peers, who can verify the authenticity of the work/s; or

(b) submit a Statutory Declaration attesting to the authenticity of the work/s.

4. In understand that if I am unable or unwilling to verify the authenticity of the work/s then the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music may refuse to accept my application or admit me into the course.

5. In circumstances where any work/s has been created in collaboration with others then I agree:

(a) To declare any work/s that has been created collaboratively;

(b) provide full acknowledgement of the contribution from other sources;

(c) to declare that I have obtained permission and that the work/s do not to infringe the intellectual property rights of any person,

6. I understand the University reserves the right to check authenticity and that in submitting an application I consent for the University to perform such checks.

7. I understand that the University of Melbourne may ask me to complete additional documentation concerning the academic integrity of Work/s which may be assessed as part of the selection process.

B. Subsequent disposal or use of the submitted work

8. I understand all Work submitted will not be returned to me at the end of the selection process and become the property of the University of Melbourne. The University or Melbourne may  deal  or dispose of the Works as it sees necessary

C. Authentication and documentation of the work experience

9. I understand that as part of my application, I must provide information about my professional experience. I consent to the University to verify independently that the professional experience information is correct, I must submit a Statutory Declaration or equivalent certification that the schedule of work experience submitted is accurate.

Privacy Statement

(To be read in conjunction with the University of Melbourne Privacy Statement)

1. All Work/s related to my application provided by me or by another person in support of my application, including referee reports and employer references, is regarded as confidential and will only be made available to University staff involved in reviewing and selecting applicants/candidates who wish to study at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, the University of Melbourne.

2. All Work/s supplied by myself in connection with this application, including personal statements, folios, photographs or videos that identify me, as well as, any work samples, is regarded as confidential will only be made available except to University staff involved in reviewing and selecting applicants/candidates who wish to study at the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, the University of Melbourne.

3. The University will collect, manage, hold, transfer and disclose my personal information in accordance with the Privacy Legislation and University’s privacy policy.

4. I agree to notify the University if there are any changes to my personal information or Work/s.

The University respects the confidentiality of an individual’s status as an applicant.

Applications that seek to remove or modify any of the conditions above will be immediately rejected.