Education Calendar

The dates below are provided as a guideline only and end dates may differ depending on your programme of study.

Please contact the Ask Me! Student Services Centre for specific course dates.

Orientation

For information about orientation please contact your School or Ask Me! Student Services.

2019 Dates
General dates
IntakesDatesStudy Breaks
Intake 1 Monday 18 February  - Friday 28 June Monday 15 April - Friday 26 April
Intake 2 Monday 22 July - Friday 29 November Monday 30 September - Friday 11 October
Early Childhood Education
New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education (Level 4)
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Intake 2 Wednesday 24 July - Friday 29 November Monday 30 September - Monday 14 October
New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Field-based) (Level 5)
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Intake 2 Tuesday 23 July - Friday 29 November Monday 30 September - Monday 14 October
1 week practicum 18 November - 22 November 2019  
Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching) (Level 7)
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Intake 2 Wednesday 24 July - Friday 26 June 2020 Monday 30 September - Monday 14 October
Monday 2 December - Monday 17 February 2020
Monday 13 April -  Tuesday 28 April 2020
3 week home centre sustained practicum (21 October - 8 November 2019)
3 week away practicum (28 April 2020 - 16 May 2020)
2020 Dates
Supported Learning (Inclusive Education)
IntakesDatesCourse Dates
Intake 1 Monday 17 February – Friday 27 November 2020 Ready to Start:
Monday 17 February – Friday 10 April
Ready to Go:
Monday 5 April – Friday 26 June
Ready to Step Out:
Monday 20 July – Friday 11 September
Ready to Step Up:
Monday 5 October – Monday 27 November
Carried on in 2021
Intake 2 Monday 20 July – Friday 27 November 2020 Ready to Start:
Monday 20 July - Friday 11 September
Ready to Go:
Monday 5 October - Friday 27 November
Carried on in 2021
Early Childhood

New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 4)

IntakesDatesStudy Breaks
Intake 1 Monday 17 February – Friday 26 June Monday 13 April – Friday 24 April
Intake 2 Monday 20 July – Friday 27 November Monday 28 September – Friday 9 October

New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Field-based) (Level 5)

IntakesDatesStudy Breaks
Intake 1 Monday 17 February – Friday 26 June Monday 13 April – Friday 24 April
Practicum
Monday 15 June to Friday 19 June (Home Centre)
Monday 12 October – Friday 30 October (Away)
Intake 2 Monday 17 February – Friday 27 November Monday 28 September – Friday 9 November
Practicum
Monday 16 November – Friday 20 November  (Home Centre)

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Teaching) (Level 7)

IntakesDatesCourse Dates
Intake 1 Monday 17 February – Friday 27 November Study Break 1:
Monday 13 April – Friday 24 April
Semester Break:
Monday 29 June – Friday 17 July
Study Break 2:
28 September – Friday 9 November
Practicum dates:
Tuesday 2 June to Friday 19 June (Home Centre)
Monday 2 November to Friday 20 November (Away)
Intake 2 Monday 20 July – Friday 27 November Study Break 1: 28 September – Friday 9 November
Practicum dates:
Tuesday 27 October – Friday 13 November 2020 (Home Centre)
Tertiary Teaching
IntakesDatesCourse Dates
Intake 1 Monday 17 February Monday 13 April – Friday 24 April
Intake 2 Monday 27 April Monday 29 June – Friday 17 July
Intake 3 Monday 20 July Monday 28 September – Friday 9 November
Intake 4 Monday 12 October Monday 24 December – Friday 6 January 2021
Primary and Intermediate

Bachelor of Education (Primary, Pacific) (Level 7)

IntakesDatesCourse Dates
Intake 1 Monday 17 February – Friday 27 November Study Break 1:
Monday 13 April – Friday 24 April
Semester Break:
Monday 29 June – Friday 17 July
Study Break 2:
28 September – Friday 9 November
Practicum dates:
TBC
Intake 2 Monday 20 July – Friday 27 November Study Break 1:
28 September – Friday 9 November
Practicum dates:
TBC