Key enrolment dates

Don't be caught out by missing OUA's key dates.

These include the dates for Study Periods, which apply to most undergraduate units, and for Sessions, which apply to most postgraduate units. Many preparatory units are open continuously.

Key dates include the Close of Enrolment, Census Date and academic events such as exams. Don't forget to use your Study Planner to get yourself organised!

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Exams are usually held in the weeks following the end of each Study Period or Session. Find out more in the Exams key dates.

Important Dates

Important dates for Study Periods

Close of enrolment*
Classes start
Census Date* Help
Classes end
Exams end
Study Period 4, 2013
13 Nov 2013
25 Nov 2013
16 Dec 2013
23 Feb 2014
7 Mar 2014
Study Period 1, 2014 (SP1)
19 Feb 2014
3 Mar 2014
24 Mar 2014
1 Jun 2014
13 Jun 2014
Study Period 2, 2014 (SP2)
21 May 2014
2 Jun 2014
23 Jun 2014
31 Aug 2014
12 Sep 2014
Study Period 3, 2014 (SP3)
20 Aug 2014
1 Sep 2014
22 Sep 2014
30 Nov 2014
12 Dec 2014
Study Period 4, 2014 (SP4)
19 Nov 2014
1 Dec 2014
22 Dec 2014
1 Mar 2015
13 Mar 2015
*Close of Enrolment and Census Dates ends on midnight Australian Eastern Standard or Daylight Time.  

Important dates for Sessions

Close of enrolment*
Classes start
Census Date* Help
Classes end
Exams end
Session 1, 2014 (SESS1)
19 Feb 2014
3 Mar 2014
27 Mar 2014
8 Jun 2014
27 Jun 2014
Session 2, 2014 (SESS2)
9 Jul 2014
21 Jul 2014
14 Aug 2014
26 Oct 2014
21 Nov 2014
Session 3, 2014 (SESS3)
5 Nov 2014
17 Nov 2014
11 Dec 2014
22 Feb 2015
13 Mar 2015
*Close of Enrolment and Census Dates ends on midnight Australian Eastern Standard or Daylight Time.
Important application closing dates
CSP courses Help
Restricted courses*
* The close of application date for a restricted course is the Friday 2 weeks prior to the close of enrolment date for the study term you are applying for, with the exception of the following courses: the Master of Social Work (Griffith University), the Bachelor of Nursing (University of South Australia), MBA (Executive) (RMIT), Master of Teaching (Primary) (Monash University), Master of Teaching (Secondary) (Monash University) and the Master of Teaching (Birth to Five Years) (Macquarie University).
Always check the course page for clarification about your program before you apply.
2014 OUA academic year
Study Period 1 (SP1)
31 January 2014
31 January 2014
Study Period 2 (SP2)
2 May 2014
2 May 2014
Study Period 3  (SP3)
1 August 2014
1 August 2014
Study Period 4 (SP4)
31 October 2014
31 October 2014
Study Session 1 (SESS1)
-
31 January 2014
Study Session 2 (SESS2)
-
20 June 2014
Study Session 3 (SESS3)
-
17 October 2014
Important dates for 2014 Study Year
Academic term
Close of Enrolment
Start
Census Date* Help
End
Invigilated exams are not conducted for units offered in the full year academic term.
*Census Date ends at midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time.
2014 OUA academic year
Full year
19 February 2014
3 March 2014
21 April 2014
2 November 2014
The full year academic term of 35 weeks only applies to the units EDF5807 & EDF5808

Weekly calendars

Weekly Calendar - Study Periods
Week
Study Period 4, 2013
Study Period 1, 2014
Study Period 2, 2014
Study Period 3, 2014
Study Period 4, 2014
Supervised exams are usually conducted in the fortnight following the end of the Study Period.
Week 1
25 Nov 2013
3 Mar 2014
2 Jun 2014
1 Sep 2014
1 Dec 2014
Week 2
2 December 2013
10 Mar 2014
9 Jun 2014
8 Sep 2014
8 Dec 2014
Week 3
9 Dec 2013
17 Mar 2014
16 Jun 2014
15 Sep 2014
15 Dec 2014
Week 4
16 Dec 2013
24 Mar 2014
23 Jun 2014
22 Sep 2014
22 Dec 2014
Week 5
23 Dec 2013
31 Mar 2014
30 Jun 2014
29 Sep 2014
29 Dec 2014
Week 6
30 Dec 2013
7 Apr 2014
7 Jul 2014
6 Oct 2014
5 Jan 2015
Week 7
6 Jan 2014
14 Apr 2014
14 Jul 2014
13 Oct 2014
12 Jan 2015
Week 8
13 Jan 2014
21 Apr 2014
21 Jul 2014
20 Oct 2014
19 Jan 2015
Week 9
20 Jan 2014
28 Apr 2014
28 Jul 2014
27 Oct 2014
26 Jan 2015
Week 10
27 Jan 2014
5 May 2014
4 Aug 2014
3 Nov 2014
2 Feb 2015
Week 11
3 Feb 2014
12 May 2014
11 Aug 2014
10 Nov 2014
9 Feb 2015
Week 12
10 Feb 2014
19 May 2014
18 Aug 2014
17 Nov 2014
16 Feb 2015
Week 13
17 Feb 2014
26 May 2014
25 Aug 2014
24 Nov 2014
23 Feb 2015
Weekly Calendar - Sessions
Week
Session 3, 2013
Session 1, 2014
Session 2, 2014
Session 3, 2014
Invigilated exams are usually conducted within three weeks following the end of the Session.
Week 1
18 November 2013
3 March 2014
21 July 2014
17 November 2014
Week 2
25 November 2013
10 March 2014
28 July 2014
24 November 2014
Week 3
2 December 2013
17 March 2014
4 August 2014
1 December 2014
Week 4
9 December 2013
24 March 2014
11 August 2014
8 December 2014
Week 5
16 December 2013
31 March 2014
18 August 2014
15 December 2014
Week 6
23 December 2013
7 April 2014
25 August 2014
22 December 2014
Week 7
30 December 2014
14 April 2014
1 September 2014
29 December 2014
Week 8
6 January 2014
21 April 2014
8 September 2014
5 January 2015
Week 9
13 January 2014
28 April 2014
15 September 2014
12 January 2015
Week 10
20 January 2014
5 May 2014
22 September 2014
19 January 2015
Week 11
27 January 2014
12 May 2014
29 September 2014
28 January 2015
Week 12
3 February 2014
19 May 2014
6 October 2014
2 February 2015
Week 13
10 February 2014
26 May 2014
13 October 2014
9 February 2015
Week 14
17 February 2014
2 June 2014
20 October 2014
16 February 2015

Planning your study

Staying organised is the key to academic success. Use the OUA Study Planner to keep track of your important dates, deadlines and priorities.

To make the most of the Study Planner:

  1. Download the PDF files for your Study Periods or Sessions
  2. Open the files using Adobe Acrobat Reader. (You can download Acrobat Reader for free)
  3. Enter your important dates by clicking on the calendar and typing in the relevant box. For example, if you have an assignment due on 6 July, simply click on that date in the Study Planner and make a note of it
  4. Save, update and print your Study Planner whenever you want
  5. Click on any of the handy links in the Study Planner to be taken to useful areas of the OUA website

Study Planners by Study Periods and Sessions


 

2014 Schedule

Complete schedules of all 2014 Undergraduate and Postgraduate Unit offerings and the Study Periods/Sessions are available below.

In addition to the 2014 schedule, OUA will continue to offer access to UniSA's Commonwealth-funded Bachelor of Nursing and provide access to the Griffith Commonwealth-funded Master of Social Work.

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