Principal dates for 2020

Please note that Monash University has changed semester dates due to the novel coronavirus. Please refer to information including changes to semester one dates at https://www.monash.edu/news/novel-corona-virus-fact-sheet#LATER.

PHARMACY PRINCIPAL DATES 2020
Year 1   
 University Semester dates

Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the new dates here.

Year 2  
Semester 1 University Semester dates.Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the dates here.
Semester 2University Semester dates. Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the dates here.
Hospital StEP23 November to 11 December*
*Each student attends 5 day placement during this period, allocations available on Moodle in Semester 2, assumed finish date is 11 December
Year 3 Graduate Entry  Program  
 Starts8 January
 Finishes21 February
Year 3  
Semester 1 University Semester dates Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the new dates here.
 StEP18 to 29 May**
Semester 2University Semester dates.Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the dates here.
 StEP7 to 18 September**
 StEP21 September to 2 October (incorporates mid-semester break)**
** Students attend two of these three placements. Individual students will be advised.
Year 4  
Semester 1***On campus day (converted to virtual)3 February
StEP/Inquiry project starts 4 February
On campus day 9 March
Mid Semester Break 13 to 17 April
On campus day (converted to virtual)20 April
On campus day (likely virtual)8 June
Finishes3 July
Swot VacN/A (no exam but on campus 8 June)
ExamsN/A (no exams)
***Individual student schedules available on Moodle including timing of breaks
Semester 2Elective rural and remote placement 6 July to 14 August****
University Semester dates Due to the novel coronavirus, semester dates have changed. Please see the dates here.
****Note this placement commences 3 weeks earlier than start of Semester 2