Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Subject Outline Tool (SOT)

The Subject Outline Tool (SOT) was created to achieve the following objectives:


Outlines must comply with Academic Senate Regulations including the Subject Outline Policy


Provides a uniform development and QA approach for academics and output for students


Charles Sturt University has an obligation to ensure that all students can access Outlines for their enrolled subjects


Uses authoritative subject data then delivers Subject Outlines seamlessly into Interact2 subject sites


Improved user interface for both academics and students


Prominent, modern display to students

The tool enables drafting, quality assuring and publication of Subject Outlines for all offerings which are active on the Subject Availability List (SAL). For exceptions, see offering types excluded from the SOT.


  • Access via Subject Outline Tool (SOT)
  • Available on Windows and Mac operating systems
  • Can be accessed on all personal computing/mobile devices
  • Chrome is the recommended browser. Firefox (recommended for STEM formula) and Safari for Mac

Service Owner

This application is licenced by the Division of Learning and Teaching (DLT). Licencing includes purchasing, renewal and compliance management.


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