University Of Bedfordshire Open Days

By | 19th April 2017

University Of Bedfordshire Open Days

2016 to 2017

Core Pattern (1) Undergraduate Provision

Week beginning
Event
3 October 2016 – 5 December 2016 Teaching Weeks 1-10
12 December 2016 Individual/guided study week
19 December 2016 Christmas break
2 January 2017 – 3 April 2017 Teaching Weeks 12-24
10 April 2017 – 17 April 2017 Easter break
24 April 2017 Individual/guided study week
1 May 2017 – 12 May 2017 Revision weeks
13 May 2017 –  27 May 2017 Exam weeks

Core Pattern (2) Undergraduate Provision

Week beginning
Event
20 February 2017 – 3 April 2017 Teaching Weeks 1-7
10 April 2017 – 17 April 2017 Easter break
24 April 2017 Individual/guided study week
1 May 2017 – 21 August 2017 Teaching Weeks 8-24
28 August 2017 Individual/guided study week
4 September 2017 – 15 September 2017 Revision weeks
18 September 2017 Exam week

Semesterisation – Postgraduate Provision

Semesterisation is a pattern of delivery where the academic year is split into three distinct ‘semesters’ which are 15 weeks in duration.

A postgraduate course on the semester system would typically be delivered over two semesters.

Week beginning
Event
Week
3 October 2016 – 23 January 2017 Semester 1 1-15
19 December 2016 Christmas break
23 January 2017 Exam week
6 February 2017 – 29 May 2017 Semester 2 1-15
29 May 2017 Exam week
12 June 2017 – 18 September 2017 Semester 3 1-15
18 September 2017 Exam week

Block Teaching – Postgraduate Provision

Block delivery allows for 6 entry points onto selected postgraduate courses each academic year.

A postgraduate course consists of 6 blocks; each block is 6 weeks in duration and equates to 30 M level credits.

Week beginning
Event
Week
3 October 2016 – 7 November 2016 Block 1 1-6
14 November 2016 Exam week
21 November 2016 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students
19 December 2016 Christmas Break
28 November 2016 – 16 January 2017 Block 2 1-6
23 January 2017 Exam week
30 January 2017 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students
6 February 2017 – 13 March 2017 Block 3 1-6
20 March 2017 Exam week
27 March 2017 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students
3 April 2017 – 22 May 2017 Block 4 1-6
10 April 2017 – 17 April 2017 Easter break
29 May 2017 Exam week
5 June 2017 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students
12 June 2017 – 17 July 2017 Block 5 1-6
24 July 2017 Exam week
31 July 2017 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students
7 August 2017 – 11 September 2017 Block 6 1-6
18 September 2017 Exam week
25 September 2017 Induction/Registration/VIVAs for completing students