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2019

2019 semester dates for those studying the following degrees at The University of Western Australia are listed below:

2020

2020 semester dates for those studying the following degrees at The University of Western Australia are listed below:

2019


Doctor of Medicine (90850)

 

Year 1
OrientationMon 21 Jan ? 9am to 5pm
First semesterMon 21 Jan to Sat 15 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 27 May to Fri 31 May
Examination periodSat 1 June to Sat 15 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 17 June to Fri 5 July
Second semesterMon 8 July to Fri 15 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 28 Oct to Fri 1 Nov
Examination periodSat 2 Nov to Fri 15 Nov
Year 2
First and Second RotationTue 29 Jan to Fri 14 June
Mid semester break (1 week)Mon 19 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Third RotationMon 17 June to Fri 2 Aug
Fourth RotationMon 12 Aug to Fri 27 Sept
Mid semester break (1 week)Mon 5 Aug to Fri 9 Aug
Fifth RotationMon 23 Sept to Fri 15 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 1 Oct to Fri 15 Nov
Examination week (1 week)Mon 25 Nov to Fri 29 Nov
Year 3
First and Second RotationTue 29 Jan to Fri 17 May
Semester break (1 week)Mon 20 May to Sun 26 May
Third and Fourth RotationMon 27 May to Fri 13 Sept
Semester break (1 week)Mon 16 Sept to Fri 21 Oct
Fifth RotationMon 23 Oct to Fri 15 Nov
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 18 Nov to Thurs 21 Nov
Examination week (1 week)Fri 22 Nov to Fri 29 Nov
Year 4
ElectiveMon 31 Dec 2019 to Sun 3 Feb
MRSA Testing WeekBy Tues 5 Feb
Integrated Medical Practice 3Mon 11 Feb to Fri 13 Sep
First Rotation Mon 11 Feb to Fri 15 Mar
Second Rotation Mon 18 Mar to Fri 19 April
Third Rotation Mon 22 April to Fri 24 May
Semester break (2 weeks)Mon 27 May to Fri 7 June
Fourth Rotation Mon 10 June to Fri 12 July
Fifth Rotation Mon 15 July to Fri 16 Aug
Sixth Rotation Mon 19 Aug to Fri 20 Sep
Examination study breakMon 23 Sep to Thu 26 Sept
Examination week (1 week)Fri 27 Sep Nov to Tues 1 Oct
Semester break (1 week)Wed 2 Oct to Fri 4 Oct
Preparation for InternshipMon 7 Oct to Sun 1 Dec
Dedication/Graduation ceremonyTBA ? During Dec 10 to Dec 16

Doctor of Dental Medicine (90860)

Year 1
OrientationMon 21 Jan – 9am to 5pm
First semesterMon 21 Jan to Fri 28 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 27 May to Fri 31 May
Examination periodSat 1 June to Sat 15 June
Dental Clinical Immersion Block (2 weeks)Mon 17 June to Fri 28 June
Second semesterMon 8 July to Fri 29 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 28 Oct to Fri 1 Nov
Examination periodSat 2 Nov to Fri 15 Nov
Dental Clinical Immersion Block (2 weeks)Mon 18 Nov to Fri 29 Nov
Years 2 and 3
First semesterMon 14 Jan to Fri 21 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 3 June to Fri 7 June
First semester examinations (2 weeks)Mon 10 June to Fri 21 June
Vacation (1 week)Mon 24 June to Fri 28 June
Second semesterMon 1 July to Fri 22 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 4 Nov to Fri 8 Nov
Annual examinations beginMon 11 Nov to Fri 22 Nov
Year 4
Full Year TeachingMon 14 Jan to Fri 29 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (90870)

Year 1
Orientation (half day)Mon 21 Jan - 9am to 4 pm
First semesterMon 21 Jan to Fri 15 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 27 May to Fri 31 May
Examination periodSat1 June to Sat 15 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 17 June to Fri 5 July
Second semesterMon 8 July to Fri 15 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 28 Oct to Fri 1 Nov
Examination periodSat 2 Nov to Fri 13 Nov
Year 2
First semesterMon 11 Feb to Fri 21 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 3 June to Fri 7 June
First semester examinations (2 weeks)Sat 10 June to Fri 21 June
Vacation (4 weeks)Mon 24 June to Fri 19 July
Second semesterMon 22 July to Fri 29 Dec
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 11 Nov to Fri 15 Nov
Second semester examinations (2 weeks)Mon 18 Nov to Fri 29 Nov
Year 3
First semesterMon 11 Feb to Fri 21 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 3 June to Fri 7 June
Examination periodMon 10 June to Fri 21 June
Vacation (two weeks)Mon 24 June to Fri 5 July
Second semesterMon 8 July Feb to Fri 15 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 28 Oct Feb to Fri 1 Nov
Examination period (2 weeks)Mon 4 Nov Feb to Fri 15 Nov

Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (90830) and Doctor of Podiatry (90820)

All years
First semesterMon 11 Feb to Fri 21 June
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 22 Apr to Fri 26 Apr
Mid-year external placementsMon 6 May to Fri 30 Aug
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 3 June to Fri 7 June
First semester examinations (2 weeks)Mon 10 June to Fri 21 June
Vacation (4 weeks)Mon 24 June to Fri 19 July
Second semesterMon 22 July to Fri 29 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 30 Sept to Fri 4 OCt
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 11 Nov to Fri 15 Nov
Second semester examinations (2 weeks)Sat 18 Nov to Sat 29 Nov




2020


Doctor of Medicine (90850)

Year 1
OrientationMon 20 Jan
First semesterMon 20 Jan to Fri 22 May
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Examination study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodSat 30 May to Sat 13 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 15 June to Fri 3 July
Second semesterMon 6 July to Fri 23 Oct
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Nov
Examination periodSat 31 Oct to Fri 13 Nov
Year 2
First semesterTue 28 Jan to Sun 14 June
First rotationTue 28 Jan to Fri 17 Apr
Mid-semester break (1 week)Sat 18 Apr to Sun 26 Apr
Second rotationMon 27 Apr to Sun 14 June
Second semesterMon 15 June to Sun 15 Nov
Third rotationMon 15 June to Sun 2 Aug
Mid semester break (1 week)Mon 3 Aug to Sun 9 Aug
Fourth rotationMon 10 Aug to Sun 27 Sept
Fifth rotationMon 28 Sept to Sun 15 Nov
Study break (1 week)Mon 16 Nov to Fri 20 Nov
Examination periodMon 23 Nov to Fri 27 Nov
 
Year 3
First semesterTue 28 Jan to Sun 19 July
First rotationTue 28 Jan to Sun 22 Mar
Second rotationMon 23 Mar to Sun 17 May
Mid-semester break (1 week) (except RCS students)Mon 18 May to Sun 24 May
Mid-semester break (2 weeks) RCS students onlySat 04 July to Sun 19 July
Third rotationMon 25 May to Sun 19 July
Second semesterMon 20 July to Sun 15 Nov
Fourth rotationMon 20 July to Sun 13 Sept
Mid-semester break (1 week) (except RCS students)Mon 14 Sept to Sun 20 Sept
Fifth RotationMon 21 Sept to Sun 15 Nov
Study break (4 days)Mon 16 Nov to Thu 19 Nov
Examination periodFri 20 Nov to Fri 27 Nov
Year 4
ElectiveMon 30 Dec 2019 to Sun 2 Feb 2020
MRSA Testing WeekNo later than Tues 4 Feb
First Rotation Mon 10 Feb to Sun 15 Mar
Second Rotation Mon 16 Mar to Sun 19 April
Third Rotation Mon 20 April to Sun 24 May
Mid-semester break (2 weeks)Mon 25 May to Sun 7 June
Fourth Rotation Mon 8 June to Sun 12 July
Fifth Rotation Mon 13 July to Sun 16 Aug
Sixth Rotation Mon 17 Aug to Sun 20 Sep
Study break (4 days)Mon 21 Sep to Thu 24 Sept
Examination periodFri 25 Sep to Fri 16 Oct
Preparation for InternshipMon 19 Oct to Sun 29 Nov
Dedication/Graduation ceremonyTBA (between 8 - 14 December)

Doctor of Dental Medicine (90860)

Year 1
First semesterMon 13 Jan to Fri 26 June
Dental Immersion Block (1 week)Mon 13 Jan to Fri 17 Jan
Orientation Mon 20 Jan
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodSat 30 May to Sat 13 June
Dental Immersion Block (2 weeks)Mon 15 June to Fri 26 June
Second semesterMon 6 July to Fri 27 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct
Examination periodSat 31 Oct to Fri 13 Nov
Dental Immersion Block (2 weeks)Mon 16 Nov to Fri 27 Nov
Years 2 and 3
First semesterMon 13 Jan to Fri 22 May
Intensive Teaching BlockMon 13 Jan to Fri 17 Jan
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodMon 1 June to Fri 12 June
Vacation (1 week)Mon 15 June to Fri 19 June
Second semesterMon 22 June to Fri 23 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct
Examination periodMon 2 Nov to Fri 13 Nov
Year 4
First semesterMon 13 Jan to Fri 26 June
Intensive Teaching BlockMon 13 Jan to Fri 17 Jan
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Intensive Teaching Block Mon 1 June to Fri 26 June
Second semesterMon 29 June to Fri 27 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Intensive Teaching BlockMon 2 Nov to Fri 27 Nov

Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (90870)

Year 1
OrientationMon 20 Jan
First semesterMon 20 Jan to Fri 22 May
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodSat 30 May to Sat 13 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 15 June to Fri 3 July
Second semesterMon 6 July to Fri 23 Oct
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct
Examination periodSat 31 Oct to Fri 15 Nov
Years 2 and 3
First semesterMon 3 Feb to Fri 22 May
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodSat 30 May to Fri 12 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 15 June to Fri 3 July
Second semesterMon 6 July to Fri 23 Oct
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 26 Oct to Fri 30 Oct
Examination periodMon 2 Nov to Fri 13 Nov

Doctor of Podiatric Surgery (90830) and Doctor of Podiatry (90820)

All years
First semesterMon 3 Feb to Fri 22 May
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 13 Apr to Fri 17 Apr
Mid-year external placementsMon 4 May to Fri 28 Aug
Study break (1 week)Mon 25 May to Fri 29 May
Examination periodSat 30 May to Sat 13 June
Vacation (3 weeks)Mon 15 June to Fri 3 July
Second semesterMon 6 July to Fri 6 Nov
Mid-semester break (1 week)Mon 28 Sept to Fri 2 Oct
Study break (1 week)Mon 9 Nov to Fri 13 Nov
Examination periodMon 16 Nov to Fri 27 Nov
End of year external placementsMon 2 Nov 2020 to Fri 5 Feb 2021

Master of Pharmacy (51500)

Dates TBA.