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 year 2016.  Students should check course or Faculty handbooks for any course specific variations.

 

Teaching Week

2016
Week commencing


Summer

Optional Commencement

 

1

 Jan 4

2

 Jan 11

3

 Jan 18

4

 Jan 25

5

 Feb 1

6

 Feb 8

7

 Feb 15

Semester 1

Orientation

 Feb 22

1

 Feb 29

2

 Mar 7

3

 Mar 14

4

 Mar 21

5

 Mar 28+

6

 Apr 4
Mid-semester break

 Apr 11

Mid-semester break

 Apr 18

7

 Apr 25

8

 May 2

9

 May 9

10

 May 16

11

 May 23

12

 May 30

13

 Jun 6
14 *

 Jun 13

Mid year exams

 Jun 20

Mid year exams

 Jun 27

Mid year break

 Jul 4

Mid year break

 Jul 11

Supplementary exam period *

 Jul 18

Semester 2

1

 Jul 25

2

 Aug 1

3

 Aug 8

4

 Aug 15

5

 Aug 22

6

 Aug 29

7

 Sep 5

8

 Sep 12

Mid-semester break

 Sep 19

Mid-semester break

 Sep 26

9

 Oct 3

10

 Oct 10

11

 Oct 17

12

 Oct 24

13 *

 Oct 31

End of year exams

 Nov 7

End of year exams

 Nov 14

Supplementary exam period *

 Dec 5

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.