See the Critical enrolment dates page for information about important dates relating to enrolment in 2016.


 

The following schedule of teaching weeks and exam periods apply for the academic years 2016 - 2018.  Students should check course or Faculty handbooks for any course specific variations.  Non-semester topics have variable teaching week schedules.  See the Topics pages for the specific dates of non-semester topics.

 

Teaching Week

2016
Week commencing

2017
Week commencing

2018
Week commencing


Summer

1

 Jan 4  Jan 2  Tue Jan 2

2

 Jan 11  Jan 9  Jan 8

3

 Jan 18  Jan 16  Jan 15

4

 Jan 25

 Jan 23  Jan 22

5

 Feb 1  Jan 30  Jan 29

6

 Feb 8  Feb 6  Feb 5

7

 Feb 15  Feb 13  Feb 12

Semester 1

Orientation

 Feb 22  Feb 20  Feb 19

1

 Feb 29  Feb 27  Feb 26

2

 Mar 7  Mar 6  Mar 5

3

 Mar 14  Mar 13  Mar 12

4

 Mar 21  Mar 20  Mar 19

5

 Mar 28+  Mar 27  Mar 26

6

 Apr 4  Apr 3  Apr 2+
Mid-semester break

 Apr 11  Apr 10  Apr 9

Mid-semester break

 Apr 18  Apr 17+  Apr 16

7

 Apr 25  Apr 24  Apr 23

8

 May 2  May 1  Apr 30

9

 May 9  May 8  May 7

10

 May 16  May 15  May 14

11

 May 23  May 22  May 21

12

 May 30  May 29  May 28

13

 Jun 6  Jun 5  Jun 4
14 *

 Jun 13  Jun 12  Jun 11

Mid year exams

 Jun 20  Jun 19  Jun 18

Mid year exams

 Jun 27  Jun 26  Jun 25

Mid year break

 Jul 4  Jul 3  Jul 2

Mid year break

 Jul 11  Jul 10  Jul 9

Supplementary exam period *

 Jul 18  Jul 17  Jul 16

Semester 2

1

 Jul 25  Jul 24  Jul 23

2

 Aug 1  Jul 31  Jul 30

3

 Aug 8  Aug 7  Aug 6

4

 Aug 15  Aug 14  Aug 13

5

 Aug 22  Aug 21  Aug 20

6

 Aug 29  Aug 28  Aug 27

7

 Sep 5  Sep 4  Sep 3

8

 Sep 12  Sep 11  Sep 10

Mid-semester break

 Sep 19  Sep 18  Sep 17

Mid-semester break

 Sep 26  Sep 25  Sep 24

9

 Oct 3  Oct 2  Oct 1

10

 Oct 10  Oct 9  Oct 8

11

 Oct 17  Oct 16  Oct 15

12

 Oct 24  Oct 23  Oct 22

13 *

 Oct 31  Oct 30  Oct 29

End of year exams

 Nov 7  Nov 6  Nov 5

End of year exams

 Nov 14  Nov 13  Nov 12

Break

 Nov 21  Nov 20  Nov 19

Break

 Nov 28  Nov 27  Nov 26

Supplementary exam period *

 Dec 5  Dec 4  Dec 3

Notes:

+Week beginning Easter Monday

*The assessment/exam period commences on the Saturday at the end of Week 14 (semester 1) or Week 13 (semester 2) and runs until the Saturday at the end of the second exam week (thus including three successive Saturdays).  The supplementary exam period commences on a Monday and runs until the following Saturday (6 days in total).

Week 14 in semester 1, and Week 13 in Semester 2, are optional teaching weeks for topics in which no examinations are held.