The Department of Education has prepared a list of school holiday dates.
There is a lot of essential information you should review prior to undertaking your professional practice placement.
Each course has different professional practice dates. Pre-service teachers must be available during the scheduled professional practice periods as per the Graduate School of Education calendar. Pre-service teachers are required to give a full-time commitment to the school at which they are undertaking their practicum during the scheduled days.:
Same as for the 2 year course structure below
Immersion Professional PracticeSemester 1 – five distributed days and a six week block
Orientation Professional Practice
Semester 1 - three distributed days and a three week block:
Exploration Professional Practice
Semester 2 - two distributed days and a three week block:
Immersion Professional Practice
Semester 2 - Intervention for Learning (EDUC5509)
Seven weeks spread across the year.
Prac A Part 1-
Prac A Part 2 - three week block:
Semester 2 - Intervention for Learning in Years 7 -12 (EDUC5515)