Key dates / teaching calendar

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2018 Key Dates

2019 Key Dates


2018 Key Dates

2018 — 3 Session academic calendar: 13 weeks

Download printable 2018 Teaching Dates (3 Sessions).

2018 SESSIONSSession 1, 2018Session 2, 2018Session 3, 2018–2019
Online Enrolment Opens 9 October 2017
Orientation Starts 26 February 2018 25 June 2018 22 October 2018
Studies Commence 5 March 2018 2 July 2018 29 October 2018
Census Date 26 March 2018 23 July 2018 19 November 2018
Study Break 9–13 April 2018 13–17 August 2018 10–14 December 2018
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 30 April 2018 27 August 2018 14 January 2019
Exam Period 4–15 June 2018 2–12 October 2018 18–22 February 2019
Grade Publication 30 June 2018 27 October 2018 2 March 2019

Students studying online may be required to attend on-campus activities during the study break.

Students studying units with mid-session exams will be required to attend exams during the study break.

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2018 — 6 Study Period academic calendar: 6-week intensive

Download printable 2018 Teaching Dates (6 Study Periods).

2018 Study PeriodsStudy Period 1, 2018Study Period 2, 2018Study Period 3, 2018
Online Enrolment Opens 9 October 2017
Studies Commence 8 January 2018 5 March 2018 30 April 2018
Census Date 22 January 2018 19 March 2018 14 May 2018
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 22 January 2018 2 April 2018 28 May 2018
Exam Period 21–22 February 2018 18–19 April 2018 13–14 June 2018
Grade Publication 3 March 2018 28 April 2018 30 June 2018
2018 Study PeriodsStudy Period 4, 2018Study Period 5, 2018Study Period 6, 2018–2019
Studies Commence 2 July 2018 27 August 2018 29 October 2018
Census Date 16 July 2018 10 September 2018 12 November 2018
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 30 July 2018 24 September 2018 26 November 2018
Exam Period 15–16 August 2018 10–11 October 2018 12–13 December 2018
Grade Publication 25 August 2018 27 October 2018 22 December 2018

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2019 Key Dates

2019 — 3 Session academic calendar: 13 weeks

Download printable 2019 Teaching Dates (3 Sessions).

2019 SESSIONSSession 1, 2019Session 2, 2019Session 3, 2019–2020
Online Enrolment Opens 22 October 2018 for all 2019 Sessions
Orientation Starts 25 February 2019 1 July 2019 During week 1
Studies Commence 4 March 2019 8 July 2019 4 November 2019
Census Date 25 March 2019 29 July 2019 25 November 2019
Study Break 15–18 April 2019 19–23 August 2019 16–20 December 2019
(Recess from 23 December 2019 – 3 January 2020)
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 29 April 2019 2 September 2019 13 January 2020
Study Break 30–31 May 2019 3–4 October 2019 13–14 February 2020
Exam Period 3–14 June 2019 8–18 October 2019 17–21 February 2020
Grade Publication 4 July 2019 1 November 2019 29 Februrary 2020

Students studying online may be required to attend on-campus activities during the study break.

Students studying units with mid-session exams will be required to attend exams during the study break.

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2019 — 6 Study Period academic calendar: 6-week intensive

Download printable 2019 Teaching Dates (6 Study Periods).

2019 Study PeriodsStudy Period 1, 2019Study Period 2, 2019Study Period 3, 2019
Online Enrolment Opens 22 October 2018 for all 2019 Study Periods
Studies Commence 7 January 2019 4 March 2019 29 April 2019
Census Date 21 January 2019 18 March 2019 13 May 2019
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 4 February 2019 1 April 2019 27 May 2019
Exam Period 20–21 February 2019 17–18 April 2019 12–13 June 2019
Grade Publication 2 March 2019 27 April 2019 4 July 2019
2019 Study PeriodsStudy Period 4, 2019Study Period 5, 2019Study Period 6, 2019–2020
Studies Commence 8 July 2019 2 September 2019 4 November 2019
Census Date 22 July 2019 16 September 2019 18 November 2019
Last Date to Withdraw Without Fail 5 August 2019 30 September 2019 2 December 2019
Exam Period 21–22 August 2019 16–17 October 2019 18–19 December 2019
Grade Publication 31 August 2019 1 November 2019 5 January 2020

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