Sydney Conservatorium of Music Calendar 2018

Semester 1

Semester Week Week Beginning

Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Conservatorium Open Academy 

School Terms

  1 Jan: New Year's Day

Non-teaching period

 

School holidays

  8 Jan

Non-teaching period

 

School holidays

 

15 Jan

Non-teaching period

 

School holidays

 

22 Jan
26 Jan: Australia Day public holiday

Non-teaching period   School holidays
  29 Jan

Non-teaching period

 

30 Jan: Term 1 begins
  5 Feb

Non-teaching period 

5 Feb: Short Courses Term 1 and Play at the Con Term 1 begins
7 Feb: Kids at the Con Term 1 begins
10 Feb: Rising Stars Term 1 begins

 
  12 Feb

Non-teaching period

 

 

  19 Feb

Non-teaching period

 

 

  26 Feb

Deferred Semester 2, 2017 recitals^
1st Year Orientation
27 Feb: Education Day

   
1 5 Mar

Semester 1 begins

 

 

 

2

12 Mar

   

 

 

3

19 Mar

 

24 Mar: Rising Stars and Kids at the Con Term 1 end

 

4

26 Mar

30 Mar: Good Friday public holiday

31 Mar: HECS census deadline

29 Mar: Short Courses Term 1 and Play at the Con Term 1 end

 
 

2 Apr: Easter Monday public holiday

AVCC Common Week: Non-teaching week  

 

5

9 Apr

Semester 1 resumes

 

13 Apr: Term 1 ends

6

16 Apr

   

School holidays

7

23 Apr

25 Apr: ANZAC Day public holiday

 

 

School holidays

8 30 Apr  

30 Apr: Short Courses Term 2 and Play at the Con Term 2 begins

2 May: Kids at the Con Term 2 begins

5 May: Rising Stars Term 2 begins

1 May: Term 2 begins
9 7 May    

 

 

10 14 May Special Projects Week*
University School Board (TBC)
 

 

 

11 21 May


 

 

 

12

28 May

 

 

 

 

13

4 Jun

8 Jun: Semester 1 ends

 

 

 

14 11 Jun: Queen's Birthday public holiday

STUVAC week

Performance Exams

 

 

15 18 Jun

USyd Written Exams

Performance Exams

21 Jun: Short Course Term 2 end
23 Jun: Play at the Con, Kids at the Con and Rising Stars Term 2 end

16 25 Jun

USyd Written Exams

Performance Exams

 

 

* No academic classes in each Special Projects Week.
^ Deferral of recitals is subject to written approval. See Faculty Resolutions.

 

Semester 2

Semester Week

Week Beginning

Sydney Conservatorium of Music

Conservatorium Open Academy

School Terms

  2 Jul

Non-teaching period

  6 Jul: Term 2 ends
  9 Jul

Non-teaching period

  School holidays

 

16 Jul

Non-teaching period

 

School holidays

 

23 Jul

Deferred Semester 1, 2018 recitals^
26 Jul: The Annual SCM Research Day (TBC)

23 Jul: Short Courses Term 3 and Play at the Con Term 3 begins
25 Jul: Kids at the Con Term 3 begins
28 Jul: Rising Stars term 3 begins

24 Jul: Term 3 begins

1

30 Jul

Semester 2 begins  

2

6 Aug

   

3

13 Aug

   

4

20 Aug

25 Aug: Open Day

 

5

27 Aug

31 Aug: HECS Census deadline  

6

3 Sep

   

7

10 Sep

 

13 Sep: Short Courses Term 3 end
15 Sep: Play at the Con Term 3 and Kids at the Con Term 3 end

 
8

17 Sep

 

22 Sep: Rising Stars Term 3 end



 

24 Sep

AVCC Common Week: Non–teaching week
Early Round Auditions (24-28 Sep)

 

28 Sep: Term 3 ends

9

1 Oct: Labour Day public holiday

2 Oct: Semester 2 resumes

 

School holidays

10

8 Oct

Special Projects Week 2*
University School Board (TBC)

  School holidays

11

15 Oct

 

15 Oct: Short Courses Term 4 and Play at the Con Term 4 begins
17 Oct: Kids at the Con Term 4 begins
20 Oct: Rising Stars Term 4 begins

15 Oct: Term 4 begins

12

22 Oct

 

 

13

29 Oct

2 Nov: Semester 2 ends

 

14

5 Nov

STUVAC week

Performance Exams

   

15

12 Nov

USyd Written Examinations

Performance Exams

 

 

16

19 Nov

 

USyd Written Examinations

Performance Exams

   
17

26 Nov

Performance Exams

Non-teaching period

Auditions Week 1 (26-30 Nov)

1 Dec: Rising Stars Term 4 and Kids at the Con Term 4 end  
 

3 Dec

 

Non-teaching period
Deferred Semester 2, 2017 recitals^
Auditions Week 2 (3-7 Dec)

6 Dec: Short Course Term 4 and Play at the Con Term 4 end

 

 

10 Dec

Non-teaching period

 

 

17 Dec
25 Dec: Christmas Day
26 Dec: Boxing Day public holiday

Non-teaching period   19 Dec: Term 4 ends

* No academic classes in Special Projects Week.
^ Deferral of recitals is subject to written approval. See Faculty Resolutions.

 

Subject to Academic Board approval (14 September 2017)