Term and Semester Dates - Writtle University College

Term and Semester Dates

Term and Semester Dates

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Term Dates 2017/18 Academic Year (Further Education Courses)

Term One
CommencesMonday 4th September 2017
Note: Year 2 students return Monday 11th September 2017
Half termMonday 23rd October 2017 - Friday 27th October 2017
Teaching resumesMonday 30th October 2017
Inset dayWednesday 1st November 2017
Christmas breakMonday 18th December 2017 - Monday 1st January 2018
Inset dayTuesday 2nd January 2018
Teaching resumesWednesday 3rd January 2018
End of termFriday 9th February 2018
Term Two
Half termMonday 12th February 2018 - Friday 16th February 2018
CommencesMonday 19th February 2018
Inset dayThursday 8th March 2018
Easter breakFriday 30th March 2018 - Friday 13th April 2018
Teaching resumesMonday 16th April 2018
Inset dayFriday 25th May 2018
Half-term breakMonday 28th May 2016 - Friday 1st June 2018
Teaching resumesMonday 4th June 2018
End of termFriday 22nd June 2018

Term Dates 2016/17 Academic Year (Further Education Courses)

Term One
CommencesMonday 5th September 2016
Note: Year 2 students return Monday 12th September 2016
Half termMonday 24th October 2016 - Friday 28th October 2016
Teaching resumesMonday 31st October 2016
Inset dayWednesday 2nd November 2016
Christmas breakMonday 19th December 2016 - Monday 2nd January 2017
Inset dayTueday 3rd January 2017
Teaching resumesWednesday 4th January 2017
End of termFriday 10th February 2017
Term Two
Half termMonday 13th February 2017 - Friday 17th February 2017
CommencesMonday 20th February 2017
Inset dayThursday 9th March 2017
Easter breakMonday 3rd April 2017 - Monday 17 April 2017
Teaching resumesTuesday 18th April 2017
Inset dayFriday 26th May 2017
Half-term breakMonday 29th May 2017 - Friday 2nd June 2017
Teaching resumesMonday 5th June 2017
End of termFriday 23rd June 2017

Semester Dates 2017/18 Academic Year (Higher Education Courses)

Freshers’ Week
Monday 11 September to Friday 15 September 2017
Academic Enrolment and Induction
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
School of Sustainable Environment and Design
  • Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates 1st Year students)
Monday 11 September 2017
(continues Tuesday 12 September 2017)
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
  • Animal
  • Veterinary Physiotherapy
  • Sport
Tuesday 12 September 2017
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
  • Equine
Friday 15 September 2017
Academic Enrolment/Induction
  • Postgraduates new and continuing full and part-time
Friday 15 September 2017
School of Sustainable Environment and Design
  • Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
Week commencing Monday 18 September 2017
SEMESTER ONE: Monday 18 September 2017 to Friday 15 December 2017 (13 weeks)
Teaching Weeks 1-13
(including assessment period if applicable)
Monday 18 September 2017 to
Friday 15 December 2017
Reading Week (Week 6)Monday 23 October 2017 to
Friday 27 October 2017
Christmas BreakMonday 18 December 2017 to
Friday 19 January 2018
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for all Semester One AssessmentsFriday 19 January 2018
Examinations for students with approved Extenuating Circumstances for Semester One onlyWednesday 28 February 2018
Wednesday 7 March 2018
Wednesday 14 March 2018
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for examinations held in March onlyFriday 17 March 2018
SEMESTER TWO: Monday 22 January 2018 to Friday 18 May 2018 (14 weeks)
Teaching Weeks 1-9Monday 22 January 2018 to
Friday 6 April 2018
Reading Week (Week 4)Monday 12 February 2018 to
Friday 16 February 2018
Easter BreakMonday 26 March 2018 to
Friday 13 April 2018
Teaching Weeks 10-14
(including assessment period if applicable)
Monday 16 April 2018 to
Friday 18 May 2018
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for all Semester Two AssessmentsThursday 24 May 2018
Re-sit Examinations:
Years 1, 2 and 3 Semester One and Two
Monday 9 July 2018 to Friday 13 July 2018
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for Semester One and Two Re-sit AssessmentsTuesday 17 July 2018
GRADUATION CEREMONY DATE(S) Early September 2018 (TBC)

You must be available for the examination and resit examination periods stated above. If you are ill or there is some other serious reason why you are unable to attend, you must submit an Extenuating Circumstances Form by the published deadline dates (see above).

Semester Dates 2016/17 Academic Year (Higher Education Courses)

Academic Enrolment and Induction
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
School of Sustainable Environment and Design
  • Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates 1st Year students)
Monday 12 September 2016
(continues Tuesday 13 September 2016)
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
  • Animal
  • Veterinary Physiotherapy
  • Sport
Tuesday 13 September 2016
School of Sport, Equine and Animal Science
Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
  • Equine
Friday 16 September 2016
Academic Enrolment/Induction
  • Postgraduates new and continuing full and part-time
Friday 16 September 2016
School of Sustainable Environment and Design
  • Academic Enrolment/Induction (Undergraduates) continuing and new 2nd and 3rd year students
Monday 19 September 2016
SEMESTER ONE: Monday 19 September 2016 to Friday 13 January 2017
Teaching Weeks 1-13Monday 19 September 2016 to
Friday 16 December 2016
Study Week (Week 9)Monday 14 November 2016 to
Friday 18 November 2016
Christmas BreakMonday 19 December 2015 to
Monday 2 January 2017
Revision/Assessment/Examination PeriodTuesday 3 January 2017 to
Friday 13 January 2017
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for all Semester One AssessmentsFriday 20 January 2017
Examinations for students with approved Extenuating Circumstances for Semester One onlyWednesday 1 March 2017
Wednesday 8 March 2017
Wednesday 15 March 2017
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for examinations held in March onlyFriday 17 March 2017
INTERSEMESTER BREAKMonday 16 January 2017 to
Friday 20 January 2017
SEMESTER TWO: Monday 23 January 2017 to Friday 19 May 2017
Teaching Weeks 1-11Monday 23 January 2017 to
Friday 7 April 2017
Study Week (Week 7)Monday 6 March 2017 to
Friday 10 March 2017
Easter BreakMonday 10 April 2017 to
Friday 21 April 2017
Teaching Weeks 12-13Monday 24 April 2017 to
Friday 5 May 2017
Revision/Assessment/Examination PeriodMonday 8 May 2017 to
Thursday 18 May 2017
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for all Semester Two AssessmentsThursday 25 May 2017
Re-sit Examinations:
Years 1, 2 and 3 Semester One and Two
Monday 10 July 2017 to
Friday 14 July 2017
Deadline for Extenuating Circumstances Forms for Semester One and Two Re-sit AssessmentsTuesday 18 July 2017
GRADUATION CEREMONY DATE(S)Friday 8th September 2017

You must be available for the examination and resit examination periods stated above. If you are ill or there is some other serious reason why you are unable to attend, you must submit an Extenuating Circumstances Form by the published deadline dates (see above).

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