Course and exam schedules

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Teachers also send out announcements, share materials, receive student submissions and give feedback by MyCourses. After the course grades are published in MyCourses.  MyCourses is also a discussion forum for students and teachers.

Registration for the courses and exams by WebOodi .

Course schedules for academic year 2019-2020:

  • See the detailed timetables from WebOodi and   MyCourses 

Academic calendar for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020

 Teaching periods for the academic years 2018-2019 and 2019-2020

Academic calendar 2018-2020

Autumn term 2019

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                   

Week numbers

First evaluation period; orientation

2 Sep – 6 Sep 2019

36

Period I and evaluation week

9 Sep – 25 Oct 2019

37–43

Period II and evaluation week

28 Oct – 13 Dec 2019

44–50

Second evaluation period    

16 Dec – 3 Jan 2020

51–1

Spring term 2020

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                   

Week numbers

Period III and evaluation week

7 Jan 2020 – 21 Feb 2020

2–8

Period IV and evaluation week

24 Feb – 10 Apr 2020

9–15

Period V: multimodal period**

13 Apr – 29 May 2020

16–22

Summer courses are subject to separate guidelines.


**Multimodal periods are periods in which diverse forms of teaching are implemented, for example:

  • Six weeks of teaching, including an evaluation of learning
  • Intensive studies of varying lengths
  • A project course, beginning as contact teaching and continuing as a summer project

Academic calendar 2018-2019


 Autumn term 2018

Teaching and evaluation periods
Evaluation week is always the final week of the period.

Time                   

Week numbers

Summer teaching period

1 Jun – 31 Aug 2018

22–35

First evaluation period; orientation

3–7 Sep 2018

36

Period I and evaluation week

10 Sep – 26 Oct 2018

37–43

Period II and evaluation week

29 Oct – 14 Dec 2018

44–50

Second evaluation period (for retake exams)

17 Dec 2018 – 4 Jan 2019

51–1

 Spring term 2019

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                   

Week numbers

Period III and evaluation week

7 Jan – 22 Feb 2019

2–8

Period IV and evaluation week

25 Feb – 12 Apr 2019

9–15

Period V: multimodal period**

15 Apr – 31 May 2019

16–22

Summer courses are subject to separate guidelines.

**Multimodal periods are periods in which diverse forms of teaching are implemented, for example:

  • Six weeks of teaching, including an evaluation of learning
  • Intensive studies of varying lengths
  • A project course, beginning as contact teaching and continuing as a summer project


Academic calendar for the academic years 2020-2021 and 2021-2022

 Teaching periods for the academic years 2020-2021 and 2021-2022

Academic calendar 2020-2022

Academic year 2020-2021

Autumn term 2020

Teaching and evaluation periods
Evaluation week is always the final week of the period.
TimeWeek numbers
First evaluation period; orientation31 Aug – 4 Sep 202036
Period I and evaluation week7 Sep – 23 Oct 202037–43
Period II and evaluation week26 Oct – 11 Dec 202044–50
Second evaluation period14-18 Dec 2020 51

Spring term 2021

Teaching and evaluation periodsTimeWeek numbers
Period III and evaluation week11 Jan – 26 Feb 20212–8
Period IV and evaluation week1 Mar – 16 Apr 20219–15
Period V: multimodal period in which diverse forms of teaching are implemented, for example:
  • Six weeks of teaching, including an evaluation of learning
  • Intensive studies of varying lengths
  • A project course, beginning as contact teaching and continuing as a summer project
  • Summer schools
19 Apr – 4 Jun 202116–22
Summer courses are subject to separate guidelines.

Academic year 2021-2022

Autumn term 2021

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                 

Week numbers

First evaluation period; orientation

6 –10 Sep 2021

36

Period I and evaluation week

13 Sep – 29 Oct 2021

37–43

Period II and evaluation week

1 Nov – 17 Dec 2021

44–50

Second evaluation period          

20-23 Dec 2021

51

Spring term 2022

Teaching and evaluation periods

Time                 

Week numbers

Period III and evaluation week

10 Jan 2022 – 25 Feb 2022

2–8

Period IV and evaluation week

28 Feb – 14 Apr 2022

9–15

Period V: multimodal period in which diverse forms of teaching are implemented, for example:

  • Six weeks of teaching, including an evaluation of learning

  • Intensive studies of varying lengths

  • A project course, beginning as contact teaching and continuing as a summer project

  • Summer schools

19 Apr – 3 Jun 2022

16–22

Summer courses are subject to separate guidelines.


Timetable for the evening exams

 Evening exams dates

Evening exam dates are:

Academic year 2019 - 2020:

  • 5.9.2019 Thursday
  • 31.10.2019 Thursday
  • 17.12.2019 Tuesday
  • 6.2.2020 Thursday
  • 5.3.2020 Thursday
  • 16.4.2020 Thursday (remote exam, teacher in charge will inform)
  • 19.5.2020 Tuesday (remote exam, teacher in charge will inform)


Academic year 2020-2021:

  • Thursday 3.9.2020
  • Tuesday 15.12.2020
  • Thursday 4.2.2021
  • Thursday 25.3.2021
  • Tuesday 18.5.2021

Aalto ENG evening exams are arranged on pre-announced from 4.30 to 7.30 pm (16.30 -19.30).

Decisions regarding the organisation of the exams will be made by the department in question/teacher in charge of the course, so that any wishes and other queries as well as registrations must be made directly to the department/ teacher in question.

Registration

Registration to the exam is done with WebOodi one week before the exam at latest. The registration is obligatory.

Other considerations

* The exam halls are published on a notice board in the Undergraduate Centre (Main Entrance Otakaari 1 F, Y-Wing) during exam day.
* The teacher in charge is responsible for the information relating to the exam.
* Please get familiar with Examination regulations (Aalto)

Timetable for topic approval and evaluation of the master's thesis (also graduation dates):

 Timetable

Please note that the degree programme committee approves the master's thesis topic and master's thesis. The topic of the master's thesis cannot be approved at the same meeting of the degree programme committee as the master's thesis will be approved.

Graduation dates *) between meetings are intended for bachelor's degree students and those master's degree students whose thesis has already been approved by the degree programme committee.

Please note that deadlines are not flexible. Graduation will be automatically postponed to the next possible date if you do not submit your documents and degree application within the deadline.

2020

Deadline for:

-applications

-all credits registered

Note: This date will be your graduation date

(Mon)

Degree programme committee meeting date

(Only for master's thesis approval)

(Mon)

Degree award by Dean (Tue)

Graduation ceremony date

(Wed) 16:00 o´clock

31.12.2019 (Tue)20.1.202021.1.4.3.2020
27.1.2020 *-11.2.4.3.2020
24.2.202016.3.17.3.18.11.2020
30.3.2020 *-14.4.18.11.2020
27.4.202018.5.19.5.18.11.2020
25.5.202015.6.16.6.18.11.2020
29.6.2020 *-14.7.18.11.2020
31.7.2020 (Fri)17.8.18.8.18.11.2020
31.8.2020 *-15.9.18.11.2020
28.9.202019.10.20.10.18.11.2020
26.10.2020 *-10.11.18.11.2020
23.11.202014.12.15.12.Spring 2021
31.12.2020January 2021January 2021Spring 2021