The UTS academic calendar is made up of teaching sessions. The main teaching sessions are Autumn, Spring and Summer. Short teaching periods commence March through to December. For more information visit the UTS Handbook academic calendar.
The main teaching session codes are:
AUT - Autumn session
SPR - Spring session
SUM - Summer session
Calendar B main teaching session codes are:
- BAU - Calendar B Autumn session
- BSP - Calendar B Spring session
Calendar B is only used for selected Graduate School of Health and Teacher Education courses.
The short teaching session codes are:
FEB - February session
MAR - March session
MAY - May session
JUL - July session
AUG - August session
OCT - October session
DEC - December session
UTS has one main campus at Ultimo and another campus at Moore Park. The University also delivers programmes to students at locations outside Australia through cooperation with international partners. These locations are known as offshore campuses.
The campus codes are:
U - Ultimo/City campus
CN - China/Shanghai (offshore)
HK - Hong Kong (offshore)
MP – Moore Park precinct
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Study attendance mode
For each subject, teaching period and campus location, one or more attendance modes may be available:
S - Standard attendance mode involves attendance at weekly, on-campus classes, over a 11-week session.
B - Block mode involves an intensive period of study, in classes scheduled over one or more weeks of the teaching period.
D - Distance (off-campus) mode students are provided with materials that they work through in their own time, supported by online and print materials and possibly one or two face-to-face sessions.
O - Offshore mode subjects are offered at a campus outside of Australia.
For each subject at UTS one or more activities, or class types, may be required.
The activity codes are:
- BCP – Bootcamp
- CNR - Class Not Required
- CMP - Computer Lab
- DRP - Drop in
- INT – Introductory Activity
- LAB - Laboratory
- LEC - Lecture
- PRC - Practical or Practicum session
- SEM - Seminar
- STU - Studio
- TUT - Tutorial
- UPS - U:PASS session
- WRK - Workshop