See the Critical enrolment dates page for information about important dates relating to enrolment in 2017.


 

The following schedule of teaching weeks and exam periods apply for the academic years 2017 - 2020.  Students should check course 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

2017 week commencing

2018 week commencing

2019 week commencing

2020 week commencing

Summer    

         
1 02 January 02 January 07 January 06 January
2 09 January 08 January 14 January 13 January
3 16 January 15 January 21 January 20 January
4 23 January 22 January 28 January 27 January
5 30 January 29 January 04 February 03 February
6 06 February 05 February 11 February 10 February
7 13 February 12 February 18 February 17 February

Semester one    

Orientation 20 February 19 February 25 February 24 February
1 27 February 26 February 04 March 02 March
2 06 March 05 March 11 March 09 March
3 13 March 12 March 18 March 16 March
4 20 March 19 March 25 March 23 March
5 27 March 26 March 01 April 30 March
6 03 April 2 April 2018+ 08 April 06 April
Mid-Semester break 10 April 09 April 15 April 13 April 2020+
Mid-Semester break 17 April 2017+ 16 April 22 April 2019+ 20 April
7 24 April 23 April 29 April 27 April
8 01 May 30 April 06 May 04 May
9 08 May 07 May 13 May 11 May
10 15 May 14 May 20 May 18 May
11 22 May 21 May 27 May 25 May
12 29 May 28 May 03 June 01 June
13 05 June 04 June 10 June 08 June
14* 12 June 11 June 17 June 15 June
Mid-year exams 19 June 18 June 24 June 22 June
Mid-year exams 26 June 25 June 01 July 29 June
Mid-year break 03 July 02 July 08 July 06 July
Mid-year break 10 July 09 July 15 July 13 July
S1 Supplementary exams 17 July 16 July 22 July 20 July

Semester two    

1 24 July 23 July 29 July 27 July
2 31 July 30 July 05 August 03 August
3 07 August 06 August 12 August 10 August
4 14 August 13 August 19 August 17 August
5 21 August 20 August 26 August 24 August
6 28 August 27 August 02 September 31 August
7 04 September 03 September 09 September 07 September
8 11 September 10 September 16 September 14 September
Mid-Semester break 18 September 17 September 23 September 21 September
Mid-Semester break 25 September 24 September 30 September 28 September
9 02 October 01 October 07 October 05 October
10 09 October 08 October 14 October 12 October
11 16 October 15 October 21 October 19 October
12 23 October 22 October 28 October 26 October
13* 30 October 29 October 04 November 02 November
End of year exams 06 November 05 November 11 November 09 November
End of year exams 13 November 12 November 18 November 16 November
Break 20 November 19 November 25 November 23 November
Break 27 November 26 November 02 December 30 November
S2 Supplementary exams 04 December 03 December 09 December 07 December

 

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.