Term and Semester Dates - Writtle University College

Term and Semester Dates

Term and Semester Dates

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Further Education Courses
Term Dates for Academic Year 2019/20

Term One
CommencesMonday 2nd September 2019

Note: Year 2 students return
Monday 9th September 2019
Half termMonday 28nd October 2019 to
Friday 1st November 2019
Inset daysMonday 4th 2019 to
Tuesday 5th November 2019
Teaching resumesWednesday 6th November 2019
Christmas breakMonday 23th December 2019 to
Friday 3rd January 2020
Teaching resumesMonday 6th January 2020
End of termFriday 14th February 2020
Term Two
Half termMonday 17th February 2020 to
Friday 21st February 2020
CommencesMonday 24th February 2020
Easter breakMonday 6th April 2020 to
Friday 17th April 2020
Teaching resumesMonday 20th April 2020
Inset dayThursday 30th April to
Friday 1st May 2020
Half-term breakMonday 25th May 2020 to
Friday 29th May 2020
Teaching resumesMonday 1st June 2020
End of termFriday 19th June 2020
PRESENTATION CEREMONY DATE19th June 2020

Higher Education Courses
Semester Dates for Academic Year 2019/20

Freshers’ Week
Monday 16 September 2019 to Friday 20 September 2019
Academic Enrolment and Induction
Academic Enrolment/InductionMonday 16 September 2019 to
Friday 20 September 2019
Academic Enrolment/Induction (new and continuing full and part-time Postgraduates)Friday 20 September 2019
SEMESTER ONE: Monday 23 September 2019 to Friday 20 December 2019 (13 weeks)
Teaching Weeks 1-13
(This includes assessment period. Please note that exam and coursework dates vary per course.)
Monday 23 September 2019 to
Friday 20 December 2019
Reading Week (Week 6)Monday 28 October 2019 to
Friday 1 November 2019
Christmas BreakMonday 23 December 2019 to
Friday 17 January 2020
Examinations for students with approved extenuating circumstances for Semester One onlyWednesday 22 January 2020, Wednesday 29 January 2020 and Wednesday 05 February 2020
SEMESTER TWO: Monday 20 January 2020 to Friday 15 May 2020 (14 weeks)
Teaching Weeks 1-10Monday 20 January 2020 to
Friday 27 March 2020

Except Sport courses which starts Monday 13 January 2020
Reading Week (Week 5)Monday 17 February 2020 to
Friday 21 February 2020

Except Sport courses, see Course Scheme Manager for information
Easter BreakMonday 30 March 2020 to
Friday 17 April 2020
Teaching Weeks 11-14
(including assessment period if applicable)
Monday 20 April 2020 to
Friday 15 May 2020

This includes assessment period. Please note that exam and coursework dates vary per course.

Additionally, CertHE Thoroughbred Stud Operations students are required to be available from
Monday 15 - Friday 26 June 2020 and assessment may take place during this time.
Refer assessments, Years 1, 2 and 3 for Semester One and Two and assessments for students with approved extenuating circumstances for Semester Two.Examinations: Monday 13 July 2020 to Friday 17 July 2020

Coursework: Monday 13 July 2020 at 14:00 (please note for students with extenuating circumstances, alternative deadlines may be agreed in liaison with you)
Postgraduate Dissertation deadline for Full Time studentElectronic Copy
Friday 11 September 2020
Hard Copy
Monday 21 September 2020
Postgraduate Dissertation deadline for Part Time studentElectronic Copy
Friday 19 February 2021
Hard Copy
Friday 26 February 2021
GRADUATION CEREMONY DATEEarly September 2020 (TBC)

You must be available for the assessment and refer assessment periods stated above. If you are ill or there is some other serious reason why you are unable to attend, you should submit an Extenuating Circumstances Form if appropriate.

For Extenuating Circumstances, Academic Offences and Academic Appeals deadlines and meeting dates please see the Quality Office page on Moodle.

*For MVetPhys and MSc Veterinary Physiotherapy students, dates may vary, please see your Course Scheme Manager for information and contact the Quality Office for information on Extenuating Circumstances, Academic Offences and Academic Appeals deadlines and meeting dates that are applicable to you.

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