Online graduate courses run on a four-term structure rather than a semester structure. Review the course pages for more information.
Term dates and important deadlines*
|Term 4||Term 1||Term 2||Term 3||Term 4|
|Applications close||11 Sep||8 Jan||2 Apr||25 Jun||17 Sep|
|Pre-teaching period||2 Oct||29 Jan||23 Apr||16 Jul||8 Oct|
|Last date to self enrol||3 Oct||30 Jan||24 Apr||17 Jul||9 Oct|
|Teaching period begins||9 Oct||5 Feb||30 Apr||23 Jul||15 Oct|
|Fees due||20 Oct||16 Feb||11 May||3 Aug||26 Oct|
|Census date||27 Oct||23 Feb||18 May||10 Aug||2 Nov|
|Last date to withdraw||17 Nov||16 Mar||8 Jun||31 Aug||23 Nov|
|Teaching period ends||3 Dec||1 Apr||24 Jun||16 Sep||9 Dec|
|Assessment end date||10 Dec||8 Apr||1 Jul||23 Sep||16 Dec|
*Please note: these dates are applicable to programs that have an intake for these terms only. Please see the course pages for more details.
|Semester 1||Semester 2|
|Applications close||8 January||25 June|
|Semester starts||8 February||6 July|
|Census date||2 March||3 August|
|Teaching period ends||7 June||1 November|
|Assessment end date||14 June|
Pre-teaching period: The week before the teaching period. It is recommended that you spend this time familiarising yourself with the online classroom and complete readings as required.
Teaching period: Classes will start on or after this date. Please refer to the subject timetable for specific class activity dates.
Assessment end date: All assessments should be completed on or before this date. This may be the due date of the final piece of assessment, or the last date on which an assessed task or examination occurs.
Last date to self-enrol: The last date you can enrol online.
Fees due: The date your course fees should be paid by. Non-payment may result in your access to the online classroom being revoked.
Census date: This is the last day to withdraw from a subject, apply for leave of absence or course withdrawal, without financial liability. Census dates may be different for each subject. You can review census dates by checking the subject entry in the University Handbook.
Last date to withdraw: This is the last date to withdraw from a subject without incurring a fail grade.
Discuss your eligibility
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