Calendar, Terms and Dates

2017 Calendar

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FM = Agriculture     AG = Agribusiness     EM = Equine Management

TERM 1 – MONDAY 6 FEBRUARY – FRIDAY 7 APRIL (9 weeks)                                                          

DAY

DATE

DESCRIPTION

Sunday

5 Feb

On-campus student induction 1-4pm

Monday

6 Feb

Commencement of Academic Year

Monday-Friday

6-10 Mar

Term 1 Tours – FM1 FM3 AG1 AG2

Monday

13 Mar

Labour Day Public Holiday – College closed

Tuesday - Friday

14 Mar – 2 Jun

TRIMESTER 1 COMMENCES (12 weeks)

Monday - Thursday

27 Mar - 6 Apr

Term 1 Tour - EM

Friday

14 Apr

Good Friday Public Holiday – College closed

Monday

17 Apr

Easter Monday Public Holiday – College closed

TERM BREAK FRIDAY 7/4/17 – 25/4/17

TERM 2 – WEDNESDAY 26 APRIL  – FRIDAY 9 JUNE  (7 weeks)

Monday

10 Apr

CENSUS DATE

Tuesday

25 Apr

Anzac Day Public Holiday – College Closed

Wednesday

26 April

Term 2 commences (FM1 FM3 AG1 AG2)

Monday

1 May

Term 2 commences (EM)

Friday

2 Jun

END OF TRIMESTER 1

Friday

9 Jun

End of Term 2

Monday

12 Jun

Queen’s Birthday Public Holiday – College Closed

Monday - Friday

12 – 23 Jun

EM Professional Placement One

TERM BREAK FRIDAY 9/6/17 – 9/7/17

Friday - Sunday

23 – 25 Jun

Marcus Minds Weekend

Sunday – Friday

25 – 30 Jun

Rural Leadership Program

TERM 3 – MONDAY 10 JULY – FRIDAY 8 SEPTEMBER (9 weeks)

Monday

10 Jul

Term 3 commences

Monday

17 Jul – 6 Oct

TRIMESTER 2 COMMENCES

Monday

21 Aug

CENSUS DATE

Sunday

13 Aug

OPEN DAY (10am-2.30pm)

Sunday - Friday

21 Aug – 1 Sept

EM International Tour

Monday – Friday

3 Sept – 16 Sept

EM Professional Placement (2)

Monday – Friday

28 Aug  – 8 Sept

FM1 FM3 AG1 AG2 International Tours

Monday – Friday

18 Sept – 13 Oct

AG1 Professional Placement (4 weeks)

Monday – Friday

18 Sept – 24 Nov

AG2 Internship (10 weeks)

TERM BREAK FRIDAY 8/9/17 – 1/10/17

TERM 4 – MONDAY 2 OCTOBER – FRIDAY 1 DECEMBER (9 weeks)

Monday

2 Oct

Term 4 commences (FM1 FM3 EM)

Friday

6 Oct

END OF TRIMESTER 2

Monday

16 Oct

Term 4 Commences (AG1)

Tuesday

31 Oct

Graduate of Excellence Award Nominations Close

Monday

6 Nov – 3 Feb 2018

TRIMESTER 3 COMMENCES (13 Weeks)

Tuesday

7 Nov

Melbourne Cup Day Public Holiday – College Closed

Friday

17 Nov

End of academic year FM1 students

Friday

1 Dec

Graduation Day

Monday

18 Dec

CENSUS DATE – ALL STUDENTS

Monday - Thurs

25 Dec – 4 Jan 2017

Intra Break (Degree & Post Graduate Students)

Friday

2 Feb 2018

END OF TRIMESTER 3

TOTAL RESIDENTIAL & TEACHING WEEKS

Agribusiness (AG1)

32 Weeks

Agribusiness (AG2)

26 Weeks

Equine Management (EM)

33 Weeks

Agriculture (FM1)

32 Weeks

 Agriculture (FM3)

34 Weeks

 

Term Dates 2017

TERM

AG1

AG2

EM

FM1

FM3

ONE

 

 

 

 

 

Start

6 Feb

6 Feb

6 Feb

6 Feb

6 Feb

End

7 April

7 April

7 April

7 April

7 April

Total weeks

9

9

9

9

9

TWO

 

 

 

 

 

Start

26 April

26 April

26 April

26 April

26 April

End

9 June

9 June

9 June

9 June

9 June

Total weeks

7

7

7

7

7

THREE

 

 

 

 

 

Start

10 July

10 July

10 July

10 July

10 July

End

8 September

8 September

8 September

8 September

8 September

Total weeks

9

9

8

9

9

FOUR

 

 

 

 

 

Start

16 October

27 November

2 October

2 October

2 October

End

1 December

1 December

1 December

17 November

1 December

Total weeks

7

1

9

7

9

TOTAL

32

26

33

32

34

Public Holidays 2017

Term 1

Australia Day

Thursday 26 January

 

Labour Day

Monday 13 March

 

Good Friday

Friday 14 April

 

Easter Monday

Monday 17 April

 

Anzac Day

Tuesday 25 April

Term 2

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 12 June

Term 3

AFL Day

Friday 29 September (TBC)

Term 4

Melbourne Cup Day

Tuesday 7 November

Tour Dates 2017

FM1

Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March

FM3

Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March

EM

Monday 27 March to Thursday 6 April

AG1

Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March

AG2

Monday 6 March to Friday 10 March

 

FM1

Monday 28 August  to Friday 8 September

FM3

Monday 28 August  to Friday 8 September

EM

Monday 21 August to Friday 1 September

AG1

Monday 28 August to Friday 8 September

AG2

Monday 28 August  to Friday 8 September

Professional Placement

EM

Monday 12 June to Friday 23 June (Placement 1) (2 weeks)

EM

Monday 4 September to Friday 15 September (Placement 2) (2 weeks)

AG1

Monday 18 September to Friday 13 October (4 weeks)

AG2

Monday 18 September – Friday 24 November (10 weeks)

 

2018 Calendar

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AGRICULTURE

Year 1 (FM1)

Year 3 (FM3)

 

Term 1

 

Monday 5/2/18 to Wednesday 28/3/18

 

Monday 5/2/18 to Wednesday 28/3/18

 

Term 2

 

Monday 16/4/18 to Friday 8/6/18

 

Monday 16/4/18 to Friday 8/6/18

 

Term 3

 

Monday 9/7/18 to Monday 3/9/18

 

Monday 9/7/18 to Friday 7/9/18

 

Term 4

 

Monday 8/10/18 to Friday 30/11/18

 

Monday 8/10/18 to Friday 7/12/18

 

AGRIBUSINESS

Year 1 (AG1)

Year 2 (AG2)

 

Term 1

 

Monday 5/2/18 to Wednesday 28/3/18

 

Monday 5/2/18 to Wednesday 28/3/18

 

Term 2

 

Monday 16/4/18 to Friday 8/6/18

 

Monday 16/4/18 to Friday 8/6/18

 

Term 3

 

Monday 9/7/18 to Friday 31/8/18

 

Monday 9/7/18 to Friday 7/9/18

 

Term 4

 

Monday 17/9/18 to Friday 7/12/18

 

Monday 17/9/18 to Friday 23/11/18

 

EQUINE

Year 1 (EM)

 

Term 1

 

Monday 5/2/18 to Wednesday 28/3/18

 

Term 2

 

Monday 16/4/17 to Friday 13/7/18

 

Term 3

 

Monday 30/7/18 to Friday 21/9/18

 

Term 4

 

Monday 8/10/18 to Friday 7/12/18

 

 

 

Term Dates 2018

 

TERM

AG1

AG2

EM

FM1

FM3

ONE

 

 

 

 

 

Start

5 Feb

5 Feb

5 Feb

5 Feb

5 Feb

End

28 Mar

28 Mar

28 Mar

28 Mar

28 Mar

Total weeks

8

8

8

8

8

TWO

 

 

 

 

 

Start

16 Apr

16 Apr

16 Apr

16 Apr

16 Apr

End

8 Jun

8 Jun

13 July

8 Jun

8 Jun

Total weeks

8

8

13*

8

7

THREE

 

 

 

 

 

Start

9 Jul

9 Jul

30 Jul

9 Jul

9 Jul

End

31 Aug

7 Sept

21 Sept

3 Sept

7 Sept

Total weeks

8

9

8

8

9

FOUR

 

 

 

 

 

Start

17 Sept

17 Sept

8 Oct

8 Oct

8 Oct

End

7 Dec

23 Nov

7 Dec

30 Nov

7 Dec

Total weeks

12*

10

9

8

9

TOTAL

36

36

38

32

34

* includes Professional Placement


 

Important Dates

 

Induction Day

Sunday 4 February (1-4pm)

Trimester 1 Census Date

Monday 9 April

Marcus Minds Weekend

Friday 15 June Sunday 17 June

Rural Leadership Program

Sunday 24 June Friday 29 June

Open Day

Sunday 12 August (10am 2.30pm)

Trimester 2 Census Date

Monday 20 August

Graduation Day

Friday 7 December

Trimester 3 Census Date

Monday 17 December

Degree & Postgraduate Intra Break

Tuesday 25 December Wednesday 2 January 2019

 

Public Holidays 2018

 

Term 1

Australia Day

Friday 26 January 2018

 

Labour Day

Monday 12 March 2018

 

Good Friday

Friday 30 March 2018

 

Easter Monday

Monday 2 April 2018

 

Anzac Day

Wednesday 25 April 2018

Term 2

Queen’s Birthday

Monday 11 June 2018

Term 4

Melbourne Cup Day

Tuesday 6 November 2018

 

Tour Dates 2018

 

FM1

Monday 5 March Friday 9 March 2018

FM3

Monday 5 March Friday 9 March 2018

AG1

Monday 5 March Friday 9 March 2018

AG2

Monday 5 March Friday 9 March 2018

 

 

FM1

Wednesday 22 August Wednesday 5 September 2018

FM3

Friday 24 August Friday 7 September 2018

EM

Monday 20 August Friday 31 August 2018

AG1

Monday 20 August Friday 31 August 2018

AG2

Monday 27 August Friday 7 September 2018

 

Professional Placement

 

EM

Monday 21 May Friday 13 July 2018

EM

Monday 3 September Friday 21 September 2018

AG1

Monday 17 September Friday 12 October 2018

AG2

Monday 24 September Friday 30 November 2018

 

 

Degree & Postgraduate Dates

 

Trimester 1

Tuesday 13 March 2018 Friday 8 June 2018 (13 Weeks)

Trimester 2

Monday 16 July 2018 Friday 5 October 2018 (12 Weeks)

Trimester 3

Monday 5 November 2018 Friday 1 February 2019 (13 Weeks)

Intra Break

Tuesday 25 December 2018 Wednesday 2 January 2019

 

Field Days & Equine Events

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Marcus Oldham exhibits at field days, equine events and career expos.  These are great opportunities to speak to a Marcus Oldham representative to discuss your career options and the education programs offered at Marcus Oldham that would set you on the career path you dream about.

March 7 - 9

Wimmera Machinery Field Days

Horsham VIC

March 17 – 18

South East Field Days

Lucindale SA

March 20 – April 2

Equifest

Hawkesbury NSW

May 4 – 6

Agfest

Launceston TAS

June 8 - 12

Melbourne 3 Day Event

Werribee VIC

August 7 - 8

Sheepvention

Hamilton VIC

August 22 - 24

Agquip

Gunnedah NSW

August 30 - 31

Dowerin Field Days

Dowerin WA

September 12 -13

Westech Field Days

Barcaldine QLD

September 19 - 21

Henty Machinery Field Days

Henty NSW

September 26 - 28

Yorke Peninsula Field Days

Paskeville, SA

November 16 - 19

Australian International 3 Day Event

Adelaide SA

November 23 - 26

Equitana, New Zealand

Auckland, NZ


College Events

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17th November, 2017 Marcus Oldham Race Night 2017

13th August, 2017 Marcus Oldham Open Day 2017
At Marcus Oldham, we believe that when it comes to your future, it's important to invest in a career not just a course. Our courses in Agriculture, Agribusiness and Equine Management provide students with first-hand industry knowledge, business management skills, global opportunities and market leading entrepreneurship

19th July, 2017 Forum - Health and Nutritional Drivers for Agriculture
There is a drive for health and nutrition in our diets that is changing the way we produce and market our agricultural products. Presenters will provide a range of scientific facts and marketing insights into some of the opportunities and challenges emerging for agriculture to supply innovative and nutritional food products.

18th July, 2017 Luncheon with Dr Stephen Smith
The Centre for the Study of Agribusiness is hosting a business luncheon with guest speaker Dr Stephen B. Smith.

14th July, 2017 Annual Cocktail Party 2017
The annual Marcus Oldham Foundation Reception was held on Friday 14 July with special guest speaker Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest.

25th June, 2017 Rural Leadership Program 2017

23rd - 25th June, 2017 Marcus Minds Weekend 2017

10th May, 2017 Forum - Discovering Success in Agribusiness
Stories have a powerful way of capturing our imagination and a unique ability to teach and motivate us to explore opportunities – big or small. This forum reveals the career journeys of successful MOC graduates who have discovered their niche in the agribusiness sector.

17th March, 2017 Annual Fundraising Golf Day 2017
A beautiful sunny day greeted the 100 golfers who turned out for the 11th annual Marcus Oldham Fundraising Golf Day at Eynesbury Homestead and Golf.

13th - 14th February, 2017 Lucinda Green Clinic 2017
Marcus Oldham is excited to announce dates for the Lucinda Green Clinic to be held on Monday 13th and 14th February, 2017.

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