Important Dates & Deadlines - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Please be aware of the Important Dates, both at a Faculty and University level. Failure to comply with these dates can result in academic and/or financial penalties. Read on for further information.

STUDENT ADMINISTRATION manuals provide guidance and information on standard procedures, as well as access to relevant forms.
STUDENT SERVICES ADVISERS are available to provide further information and advice.
UNDERGRADUATE AND POSTGRADUATE HANDBOOKS provide degree resolutions, unit of study and subject area descriptions.




Please Note: A suite of new Postgraduate Coursework Degrees will be offered by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences from Semester 1, 2014 and applications for these degrees are Now Open.


University Dates (Coursework), 2014
Semester 1, 2014
Summer School

6 January 2014, classes begin

28 February 2014, classes end

Lectures

3 March 2014, classes begin

28 June 2014, classes end

Semester 1HECS Census Date 31 March 2014  
Semester 1 Last day to Discontinue Not Fail (DNF) 18 April 2014  
Semester 1 Last day to Discontinue Fail (DF) 6 June 2014  
Important dates for Non-standard sessions or semesters
Semester 2, 2014
Winter School

1 July 2014, classes begin

27 July 2014, classes end

Lectures

28 July 2014, classes begin

22 November 2014, classes end

Semester 2 HECS Census Date 31 August 2014  
Semester 2 Last day to Discontinue Not Fail (DNF) 12 September 2014  
Semester 2 Last day to (Discontinue Fail (DF) 31 October 2014  
Important dates for Non-standard sessions or semesters

Important Dates for Semester 1, 2014 Commencement - Undergraduate
  • Undergraduate Degrees, including Honours and Undergraduate Diplomas
  • Please note, applications submitted online through UAC have an opening date of 1 September 2013
  • Dates are an indication only and are subject to change
 Undergraduate Coursework applications Last Day to Apply
Undergraduate Degrees for International Applications

31 October 2013

Late applications 31 January 2014

Undergraduate Degrees for Domestic Applicants - on time applications 27 September 2013
Undergraduate Degrees for Domestic Applicants - late fee applies for late applications 30 November 2013
Undergraduate Degrees through UAC, main round offers sent 18 January 2014
Undergraduate Diploma applications

30 November 2013

Honours applications 30 November 2013
Cross-Institutional Inbound and Outbound applications 31 January 2014
Non-Award Study applications 31 January 2014
Credit applications should be submitted immediately after enrolment, and no later than 1 March 2014
Domestic conditional** offer requirements must be finalised before enrolment, and no later than 13 March 2014
Degree Transfer applications, Domestic and International 31 January 2014
Waive a Prerequisite or Corequisite applications 14 March 2014
Last Day to Enrol in a Unit of Study 14 March 2014
Last Day to Withdraw from a Unit of Study, Discontinue or Suspend 31 March 2014
Other University dates
Important Dates for Semester 1, 2014 Commencement - Postgraduate

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences are offering a suite of new Postgraduate Coursework Degrees commencing Semester 1, 2014, and applications are now open.

More information about these degrees can be found on our recently developed Own The Future webpage. The coursework degrees cover the following subject areas;

  • Art Curating
  • Economic Analysis
  • English Studies
  • International Relations
  • Museum and Heritage Studies
Postgraduate Applications Last Date to Apply
 Postgraduate Research International applications to be considered for a scholarship 31 July 2013
 Postgraduate Research International applications not being considered for scholarship appications 31 January 2014
 Postgraduate Research Domestic applications to be considered for a scholarship 31 October 2013
 Postgradaute Research Domestic applications not being considered for scholarship applications 30 November 2013
 Postgraduate Coursework Domestic applications through UAC 29 November 2013
 Postgraduate Coursework Domestic through Direct Applications

31 October 2013

Late applications 31 January 2014

(except Public Admin)

 Postgraduate Coursework International applications - * 31 October 2013
 Postgraduate Coursework through UAC, Main Round Offers sent 16 January 2014
 Cross-Institutional Inbound and Outbound applications 31 January 2014
 Non-Award Study applications 31 January 2014
 Degree Upgrade applications 31 January 2014
 Waive a Prerequisite or Corequisite applications 16 March 2014
 Credit applications should be submitted immediately after enrolment, and no later than 1 March 2014
 Domestic conditional** offer requirements must be finalised before enrolment and no later than  13 March 2014
 Last Day to Enrol in a Unit of Study 14 March 2014
 Last Day to Withdraw from a Unit of Study, Suspend or Discontinue 31 March 2014
For applications submitted by the due date and directly through the University (ie not through UAC) and where documents have not been finalised, last date to send documents to DIRECT APPLICATIONS to complete application is 14 February 2014.
 Other University Dates

Important Dates for Semester 2, 2014 Commencement - Undergraduate
  • Undergraduate Degrees, including Honours and Undergraduate Diplomas
  • Please note, applications submitted online through UAC have an opening date of 3 April 2014 (tbc)
  • Dates are an indication only and are subject to change
 Undergraduate Coursework applications Last Day to Apply
Undergraduate Degrees for International Applications 6 June 2014 (tbc)
Undergraduate Degrees for Domestic Applicants - on time applications 6 June 2014 (tbc)
Undergraduate Degrees through UAC, main round offers sent 20 June 2014 (tbc)
Undergraduate Diploma applications 31 May 2014
Honours applications 30 April 2014
Cross-Institutional Inbound and Outbound applications 30 June 2014
Non-Award Study applications 30 June 2014
Credit applications should be submitted immediately after enrolment, and no later than 24 July 2014
Domestic conditional** offer requirements must be finalised before enrolment, and no later than 24 July 2014
Degree Transfer applications, Domestic and International 30 June 2014
Waive a Prerequisite or Corequisite applications 8 August 2014
Last Day to Enrol in a Unit of Study 8 August 2014
Last Day to Withdraw from a Unit of Study, Discontinue or Suspend 30 August 2014
For applications submitted by the due date and directly through the University (ie not through UAC) and where documents have not been finalised, last date to send documents to DIRECT APPLICATIONS to complete application is 11 July 2014.
Other University dates
Important Dates for Semester 2, 2014 Commencement - Postgraduate
  • Please note, applications submitted online through UAC have an opening date of 3 April 2014 (tbc)
  • Dates are an indication only and are subject to change
Postgraduate Applications Last Date to Apply
 Postgraduate Research International applications to be considered for a scholarship 15 December 2013 (tbc)
 Postgraduate Research International applications not being considered for scholarship appications 30 April 2014
 Postgraduate Research Domestic applications to be considered for a scholarship 30 April 2014
 Postgradaute Research Domestic applications not being considered for scholarship applications 31 May 2014
 Postgraduate Coursework Domestic through Direct Applications - * 31 May 2014
 Postgraduate Coursework International applications - * 31 May 2014
 Postgraduate Coursework through UAC, Main Round Offers sent 4 July 2014
 Cross-Institutional Inbound and Outbound applications 30 June 2014
 Non-Award Study applications 30 June 2014
 Degree Upgrade applications 30 June 2014
 Waive a Prerequisite or Corequisite applications 8 August 2014
 Credit applications should be submitted immediately after enrolment, and no later than 24 July 2014
 Domestic conditional** offer requirements must be finalised before enrolment and no later than  24 July 2014
 Last Day to Enrol in a Unit of Study 8 August 2014
 Last Day to Withdraw from a Unit of Study, Suspend or Discontinue 30 August 2014
For applications submitted by the due date and directly through the University (ie not through UAC) and where documents have not been finalised, last date to send documents to DIRECT APPLICATIONS to complete application is 11 July 2014.
 Other University Dates