USC - ATMC Academic Calendar 2020

Academic Calendar

University of the Sunshine Coast
Australia 2020 Partner
Provider Trimester Dates Summary

Please note:USC classes will now commence on Monday the 6 April, not 16 March.

Semester 1:  Monday 16 March to Friday 19 June 2020
10 to 13 March Orientation
6 April Classes commence
27 March Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
27 March Fee payment due date
6 April Census date – last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or Withdrawn without penalty notice.
15 May Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
21 May to 8 June eVALU8 evaluation period open*
8 to 19 June Study break / Exam period
19 June End of semester 1
Semester 2: Monday 13 July to Friday 16 October 2020
6 to 10 July Orientation
13 July Classes commence
24 July Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
24 July Fee payment due date
3 August Census date – last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or Withdrawn without penalty notice.
11 September Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
17 September to
25 October
eVALU8 evaluation period open*
15 to 16 October Study break / Exam period
16 October End of semester 2
Semester 3: Monday 9 November 2020 to 19 February 2021
2 to 6 November Orientation
9 November Classes commence
20 November Last day to add a new course enrolment, swap courses or change classes
20 November Fee payment due date
30 November Census date—last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without a financial penalty or a Withdrawn without penalty (WN) academic result
28 December 2020 to 4 January 2021 Mid-semester break (to be confirmed)
15 January Last day to drop courses or withdraw from study without incurring academic penalty (WF)
21 January to
28 February 2021
eVALU8 evaluation period open*
8 to 19 February Study break / Exam period
19 February End of semester 2

 

* View eVALU8 Courses and Teaching for more information.


FedUni - ATMC Academic Calendar 2021

2021 Academic Calendar

Trimester 1, 2021

Semester One, 2021

(Teaching Period 2107)

Monday 22 March 2021 – Saturday 17 July 2021

Dates

Duration

Notes

Orientation and Enrolment

Monday 15 March 2021 – Friday 19 March 2021

1 Week

Lecture period

Monday 22 March 2021 – Friday 11 June 2021

12 Weeks

Continuous teaching, learning and assessment weeks. Includes Easter break Friday 02 April 2021 – Tuesday 06 April 2021.

SWOT VAC period

Saturday 12 June 2021 - Tuesday 15 June 2021

4 Days

Preparation week for final assessment. No tests or examinations to be scheduled in this week.

Semester 1 Examinations

Wednesday 16 June 2021 - Saturday 26 June 2021

11 Days

Final assessment weeks. Centrally administered examinations will be scheduled during this period

Supplementary and Deferred Examinations

Monday 19 July 2021 – Friday 23 July 2021

5 Days

Census Date

Friday 16 April 2021

Result Publication Date

Monday 12 July 2021

LECTURE BREAK: Monday 28 June 2021 - Friday 16 July 2021 (3 Weeks)*

 

Trimester 2, 2021

Semester Two, 2021

(Teaching Period 2117)

Monday 19 July 2021 – Saturday 13 November 2021

Dates

Duration

Notes

Orientation and Enrolment

Monday 12 July 2021 - Friday 16 July 2021

1 Week

Lecture period

Monday 19 July 2021 - Friday 08 October 2021

12 Weeks

Continuous teaching, learning and assessment weeks

SWOT VAC period

Saturday 09 October 2021 - Tuesday 12 October 2021

4 Days

Preparation week for final assessment. No tests or examinations to be scheduled in this week.

Semester 2 Examinations

Wednesday 13 October – Saturday 23 October 2021

11 Days

Preparation week for final assessment. No tests or examinations to be scheduled in this week.

Supplementary and Deferred Examinations

Monday 15 November 2021 - Friday 19 November 2021

5 Days

Census Date

Friday 13 August 2021

Result Publication Date

Monday 08 November 2021

LECTURE BREAK: Monday 25 October 2021 - Friday 12 November 2021 (3 Weeks)*

 

Trimester 3, 2021

Summer Semester, 2021

(Teaching Period 2127)

Monday 15 November 2021 – Saturday 19 March 2022

Dates

Duration

Notes

Orientation and Enrolment

Monday 08 November 2021 – Friday 12 November 2021

1 Week

Lecture period

Monday 15 November 2021 – Friday 11 February 2022

13 Weeks

Continuous teaching, learning and assessment weeks. Includes Christmas and New Year break period

SWOT VAC period

Saturday 12 February 2022 – Tuesday 15 February 2022

4 Days

Preparation week for final assessment. No tests or examinations to be scheduled in this week.

Summer Examinations

Wednesday 16 February 2022 - Saturday 26 February 2022

11 Days

Final assessment weeks. Centrally administered examinations will be scheduled during this period

Supplementary and Deferred Examinations

Monday 21 March 2022 - Friday 25 March 2022

5 Days

Census Date

Friday 10 December 2021

Result Publication Date

Tuesday 15 March 2022

 

Further information relating to important dates within a semester please refer to the website: https://federation.edu.au/current-students/essential-info/administration/important-dates

 

PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: 2021 as observed by FedUni

New Year’s Day Holiday

Friday 01 January 2021

All Campus

Australia Day

Tuesday 26 January 2021

All Campus

Labour Day

Monday 08 March 2021

VIC Campus

Good Friday

Friday 02 April 2021

All Campus

Easter Monday

Monday 05 April 2021

All Campus

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 14 June 2021

All Campus

Friday before AFL Grand Final

TBC*

VIC Campus

Labour Day

Monday 04 October 2021

NSW Campus

Melbourne Cup

Tuesday, 02 November 2021

VIC Campus

Christmas Day Holiday

Monday 27 December 2021

All Campus

Boxing Day Holiday

Tuesday 28 December 2021

All Campus

*The Victorian Government has previously declared a public holiday on the Friday prior to the AFL Grand Final. The AFL Grand Final date for this year is yet to be announced and as a result the public holiday is also to be confirmed. Details will be added when available.


FedUni - ATMC Academic Calendar 2020

Note: It is mandatory for international students to undertake studies in semester 1 and 2. Enrolment in the summer teaching period is optional.

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Semester One, 2020

(Teaching Period 2007)

Monday 16 March 2020 – Saturday 11 July 2020

Dates

Duration

Notes

Orientation and Enrolment

Monday 09 March 2020 – Friday 13 March 2020

1 Week

Lecture period

Monday 16 March 2020 – Friday 05 June 2020

12 Weeks

Continuous teaching, learning and assessment weeks. Includes Easter break Friday 10 April 2020 – Tuesday 14 April 2020.

SWOT VAC period

Saturday 06 June 2020 – Tuesday 09 June 2020

4 Days

Preparation week for final assessment. No tests or examinations to be scheduled in this week.

Semester 1 Examinations

Wednesday 10 June 2020 – Saturday 20 June 2020

11 Days

Final assessment weeks. Centrally administered examinations will be scheduled during this period

Supplementary and Deferred Examinations

Monday 13 July 2020 – Friday 17 July 2020

5 Days

Transition to online study commences, with Week Two classes

Monday 30 March 2020

Census Date

Friday 17 April 2020

Result Publication Date

Monday 06 July 2020

LECTURE BREAK: Monday 22 June 2020 - Friday 10 July 2020 (3 Weeks)*

 

 

 Semesters Two and Three 2020

 

Semester Semester 2 Semester 3 2020
Orientation 20-24July 2020 16-23 November2020
Trimester 2 lectures/teaching period commence 27 July 2020 23 November 2020
Last day to enrol 7 August 2020 4 December 2020
Census date: Last date to withdraw without financial penalty from a course 21 August 2020 18 December 2020
End of trimester lecture period 16 October 2020 12 February 2021
SWOT Vac 17-20 October 2020 13-16 February 2021
Examination period 21-31 October 2020 17-27 February 2021
Results published 16 November 2020 15 March 2021
Supplementary and deferred examinations 23-27 November 2020 22-26 March 2021

 

*Lecture breaks do not exclude the possibility of learning experiences such as excursions, consultation, professional experience placement and research. Block mode and other teaching/learning activities e.g. vacation schools and weekend schools that fall outside identified semester periods may be conducted at any time throughout the calendar year.

Further information relating to important dates within a semester please refer to the website: https://federation.edu.au/current-students/essential-info/administration/important-datesb

VICTORIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: 2020 as observed by FedUni

New Year’s Day Holiday

Wednesday 01 January 2020

All Campus

Australia Day

Monday 27 January 2020

All Campus

Labour Day

Monday 09 March 2020

VIC Campus

Good Friday

Friday 10 April 2020

All Campus

Easter Monday

Monday 13 April 2020

All Campus

Easter Tuesday

Tuesday 14 April 2020

All Campus

Anzac Day

Monday 27 April 2020

All Campus

Labour Day

Monday 04 May 2020

QLD Campus

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 08 June 2020

VIC Campus

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 05 October 2020

QLD Campus

Friday before AFL Grand Final

Friday 25 September 2020

VIC Campus

Christmas Day

Friday 25 December 2020

All Campus

Boxing Day

Monday 28 December 2020

All Campus

 

Federation University operates from Thursday 02 January 2020 – Thursday 24 December 2020

The University is closed on all Victorian public holidays 

*The Victorian Government has previously declared a public holiday on the Friday prior to the AFL Grand Final. The AFL Grand Final date for this year is yet to be announced and as a result the public holiday is also to be confirmed. Details will be added when available.