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


 

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

2018 week commencing

2019 week commencing

2020 week commencing

Summer    

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

Semester one    

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

Semester two    

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