Important Dates

See also Calendar of Activities 2020-2021.

Course SelectionPeriod
You must select ALL your courses for the entire 2020-2021 academic year in this period10:00 am, 6 Aug 2020 – 4:00 pm, 10 Aug 2020
1st semesterDates
Teaching Period8 Sep 2020 – 30 Nov 2020
Add-drop Period, except intensive courses
(See Note 1; for MCL students see also Note 2)
8 – 21 Sep 2020
Assessment Period8 – 23 Dec 2020
(For LLM(MEL) students see also Note 3
for dates for CMED and SOWK courses)
January semester
(Optional)
Dates
Teaching PeriodJan 2021
Add-drop Period (See Note 1)Between the first two classes of the course
Assessment PeriodFeb – May 2021 (TBC by course teacher(s))
2nd semesterDates
Teaching Period25 Jan 2021 – 30 Apr 2021
Add-drop Period, except intensive courses
(See Note 1; for MCL students see also Note 4)
25 Jan 2021 – 6 Feb 2021
Assessment Period10 – 29 May 2021
(For LLM(MEL) students see also Note 3
for dates for CMED and SOWK courses)
June semester
(Optional; see Note 5)
Dates
Teaching Period31 May 2021 – 30 Jun 2021
Add-drop Period (See Note 1)Ends immediately after the second class
Assessment PeriodJul 2021 (TBC by course teacher(s))

Note 1: Intensive courses are any courses that are taught within a short period of time (typically 3-4 weeks). Add-drop period for all intensive courses, including January and June semester courses, ends immediately after the second class.

Note 2: The add-drop period for MCL students choosing a one-semester or a full-year LLB course in the 1st semester is 10:00 am, 1 Sep 2020 – 4:00 pm, 15 Sep 2020.

Note 3: LLM(MEL) students should note that the teaching and assessment periods of CMED and SOWK courses varies depending on the course and may not be the same as that of the Department of Law.

Add-drop periodsCMED CoursesSOWK Courses
1st semester21 Sep 2020 – 9 Oct 20209:00 am, 17 Aug 2020 – 12:00 noon, 11 Sep 2020
Winter term(Instruction will be given by General Office)(Not applicable)
2nd semester18 Jan 2021 – 5 Feb 20219:00 am, 18 Jan 2021 – 12:00 noon, 29 Jan 2021
Summer term(Instruction will be given by General Office)(Not applicable)

Note 4: The add-drop period for MCL students choosing a one-semester LLB course in the 2nd semester is 10:00 am, 18 Jan 2021 – 4:00 pm, 1 Feb 2021.

Note 5: MCL students are not allowed to take courses in June semester.

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