Course dates

Printable calendars

Download a printable calendar for our foundation and diploma programs, or our English for Academic Purposes (EAP) programs.

Foundation and diploma 2019 academic calendar (PDF file, 122.8 KB)

English for Academic Purposes (EAP) 2019 academic calendar (PDF file, 153.6 KB)

General English 2019 academic calendar (PDF file, 222.5 KB)

General English

2019 dates

Session Class DatesBreak
Session 1 7 January - 8 February 2019 -
Session 2 11 February - 15 March 2019 -
   18 March - 22 March
Session 3 25 March - 26 April 2019 -
Session 4 29 April - 31 May 2019 -
   3 June - 14 June
Session 5 17 June - 19 July 2019 -
Session 6 22 July - 23 August 2019 -
   26 August - 6 September
Session 7 9 September - 11 October 2019 -
Session 8 14 October - 15 November 2019 -
Session 9 18 November - 20 December 2019 -

English for Academic Purposes

EAP 1 and EAP 2

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
February 2019 28 February - 4 June 2019 Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April and 6 May 2019 Thursday, 28 February 2019
June 2019 27 June - 1 October 2019

Public holidays: 14 August 2019

Break: 19 - 23 August 2019

Thursday, 27 June 2019
October 2019 24 October 2019 - 4 February 2020

Public holidays: 27 January 2020

Break: 23 December 2019 - 3 January 2020

Thursday, 24 October 2019

EAP 3

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
February 2019 28 February - 4 June 2019 Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April and 6 May 2019 Friday, 1 March 2019
October 2019 24 October 2019 - 4 February 2020

Public holidays: 27 January 2020

Break: 23 December 2019 - 3 Jan 2020

Thursday, 24 October 2019

Intensive Program

This is a 1-semester program

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
February 2019 20 February - 18 June 2019

Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April, and 6 May 2019

Break: 22 April - 26 April 2019

Wednesday, 20 February 2019
June 2019 19 June - 15 October 2019

Public holidays: 14 August and 7 October 2019

Break: 12 August - 16 August 2019

Wednesday, 19 June 2019
October 2019 16 October 2019 - 18 February 2020 

Public holidays: 27 January 2020

Break: 23 December - 3 January 2020

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Standard Foundation

This is a 2-semester program.

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
February 2019 20 February - 18 June 2019

Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April, and 6 May 2019

Break: 22 April - 26 April 2019

Wednesday, 20 February 2019
June 2019 19 June - 15 October 2019

Public holidays: 14 August and 7 October 2019

Break: 12 August - 16 August 2019

Wednesday, 19 June 2019
October 2019 16 October 2019 - 18 February 2020

Public holidays: 27 January 2020

Break: 23 December - 3 January 2020

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Extended Foundation program

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
February 2019 20 February - 20 December 2019

Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April, 6 May, 14 August, and 7 October

Breaks: 22 April - 26 April, and 12 August - 16 August

Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Diploma programs

(Business, Creative Industries, Information Technology, Engineering and Health Science)

These are 2-semester programs. The 3-semester option is available for February intake.

Course start month Class dates Session breaksOrientation
October 2018 22 October 2018 - June 2019

Public holiday: 28 January 2019

Break: 24 December 2018 - 4 January 2019

Thursday, 18 October 2018
February 2019

21 Feb - 18 June 2019

21 Feb 2019 - 18 Feb 2020 (3 semesters)

Public holidays: 19 April, 22 April, 25 April and 6 May 2019

Break: 22 April - 26 April 2019

Thursday, 21 February 2019
June 2019 20 June - 15 Oct 2019

Public holidays: 14 August and 7 October 2019

Break: 12 August - 16 August 2019

Thursday, 20 June 2019
October 2019 17 Oct 2019 - 18 Feb 2020

Public holidays: 27 January 2020

Break: 23 December - 3 January 2020

Thursday, 17 October 2019

Graduate Certificate in Communication programs

(Business, Information Technology, Engineering and Health Science)

These are 1-semester graduate certificate programs that offer up to 1 semester advanced standing into the related masters program.

Course start month Class dates
February 2019 25 February - 30 June 2019
July 2019 22 July - 31 December 2019

University Certificate in Tertiary Preparation programs (undergraduate/postgraduate)

These are 1-semester programs.

Course start month Class datesOrientation
February 2019 25 February - 21 June 2019 22 February 2019
July 2019 22 July - 15 November 2019 19 July 2019
October 2019
21 October - 21 February 2019

The range of faculty units available in October is limited.

18 October 2019