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Uni life can be complicated at first, so this site will help make it a little easier to navigate your first semester at Monash. The weeks listed here represent the twelve teaching weeks of semester. Just start scrolling to browse topics to see important deadlines to help you manage your studies each week. 

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Abbreviations in timetables

Timetables use abbreviations for unit information and class locations. Here's a guide to understanding what they mean.

Unit information

Unit information abbreviations look like this: ATS1326_CA_S2_DAY

Their four parts are:

  1. Unit code (from the Handbook)
    • Numbers starting with 1 are first year units
    • 2nd and 3rd year units start with 2 and 3
  2. Campus code
    • AL - Alfred
    • BE - Berwick
    • CA - Caulfield
    • CI - City
    • CL - Clayton
    • PA - Parkville
    • PE - Peninsula
  3. Teaching period
    • S1 - Semester 1
    • S2 - Semester 2
    • FY - Full year
    • SSA - Summer Semester A
    • SSB - Summer Semester B
  4. Class type
    • DAY - Day class
    • EVENING - Evening class
    • DE - Distance education
    • ONLINE - Fully electronic delivery

Class locations

Class location abbreviations look like this: CL_20Chn/W204

Their three parts are:

  1. Campus
    • AL - Alfred
    • BE - Berwick
    • CA - Caulfield
    • CI - City
    • CL - Clayton
    • PA - Parkville
    • PE - Peninsula
  2. Building
    • Clayton - street number and abbreviated street name
      • All - Alliance Lane
      • Anc - Ancora Imparo Way
      • Chn - Chancellors Walk
      • Col - College Walk
      • Exh - Exhibition Walk
      • Inn - Innovation Walk
      • Rnf - Rainforest Walk
      • Res - Research Way
      • Sce - Scenic Boulevard
    • Other campuses - building number or letter
  3. Room
    • First number is usually the floor/level number

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