In the academic year 2017-2018, teaching is divided in to five teaching periods. Each period is 7 weeks long. The autumn term comprises of two and spring term of three periods. The teaching associated with courses is provided during the teaching periods. The last week of each teaching period also serves as an evaluation week, in addition to which there are two evaluation periods outside the teaching periods. The evaluation week is reserved for finalizing practical work, presenting the results of the course and evaluating learning in different ways.
Table 1. The teaching periods and evaluation periods are:
|1st evaluation period and orientations||Mon 4 Sept - Fri 8 Sept 2017||36|
|Period I||Mon 11 Sept - Fri 27 Oct 2017||37-43|
|Evaluation week for Period I||Mon 23 Oct - Fri 27 Oct 2017||43|
|Period II||Mon 30 Oct - Fri 15 Dec 2017||44-50|
|Evaluation week for Period II||Mon 11 Dec - Fri 15 Dec 2017||50|
|2nd evaluation period||Mon 18 Dec - Fri 22 Dec 2017||51|
|Period III||Tue 2 Jan - Fri 16 Feb 2018||1-7|
|Evaluation week for Period III||Mon 12 Feb - Fri 16 Feb 2018||7|
|Period IV||Mon 19 Feb - Fri 6 Apr 2018||8-14|
|Evaluation week for Period IV||Tue 3 Apr - Fri 6 Apr 2018||14|
|Period V||Mon 9 Apr - Fri 25 May 2018||15-21|
|Evaluation week for Period V||Mon 21 May - Fri 25 May 2018||21|
|Summer teaching period||Mon 28 May - Tue 31 July 2018||22-31|
The opening of the academic year 2017-2018 takes place on Friday 8 September 2017. Further information will be provided on the Into web portal (introduced in Online Tools for Students) in August.