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2017 Practical Examinations – Dates


Metro
Session
No.
Examination session Online enrolment opening dates Closing dates Fridays Examination Dates Last Date for 50% Refund
06 Metro – first session
(INCL SPEECH & DRAMA, AMUSA, LMUSA, HARP, ORGAN AND ACCORDION)
Sydney Metro - ALL postcodes (including Penrith) 16 Jan 24 Feb**
22 Apr – 10 Jun (major venues)
22 Apr – 3 June (private studios)
27 Feb
Percussion – Sydney only# 16 Jan 24 Feb**
22 Apr – 10 Jun 27 Feb
03 Metro – second session
(sydney Metro (incl Penrith)
    Period-to-period transfers 16 Jun*    
Period 1 2000 – 2071 postcodes 20 Mar 16 Jun 12 Aug – 2 Sep 19 Jun
Period 2 2072 – 2112 postcodes 20 Mar 23 Jun 26 Aug – 23 Sep 3 Jul
Period 3 2113 – 2143 postcodes 20 Mar 4 Aug 7 Oct – 28 Oct 14 Aug
Period 4 2144 – 2200 postcodes 20 Mar 11 Aug 28 Oct – 18 Nov 4 Sep
Period 5 2201 – 2999 postcodes 20 Mar 8 Sep 11 Nov – 9 Dec 18 Sep
30 Accordion, Harp, Electronic Organ, Organ 20 Mar 11 Aug 7 Oct – 21 Oct 14 Aug
04 Music Diploma Session (all instruments)
Exams held in Sydney City
LMusA, FMusA, LTMusA 20 Mar 23 Jun##
Sep and Oct 24 Jul
AMusA, ATMusA 20 Mar 23 Jun 16 Sep – 7 Oct 24 Jul
10 Metro Speech & Drama – second session (including Diplomas)
    Period-to-period transfers 24 Jun*    
Period 1 2000 – 2109 postcodes 20 Mar 23 Jun
26 Aug – 23 Sep 3 Jul
Period 2 2110 – 2180 postcodes 20 Mar 11 Aug
14 Oct – 11 Nov 21 Aug
Period 3 2181 – 2999 postcodes 20 Mar 8 Sep
11 Nov – 9 Dec 18 Sep
09 CPM and Percussion Session 20 Mar 18 Aug 21 Oct – 9 Dec 28 Aug

A late fee of $60 per candidate will apply to enrolments received after the closing date.

It is not possible under any circumstances to transfer from one year to the next.

Notes (Metro):

  1. Grade and diploma examinations may fall within the school holidays and on public holiday weekends.
  2. Examinations are held subject to venue and examiner availability.
  3. Closing dates and postcode periods relate to the enrolling person’s residential address.

* Closing dates for transfers from one postcode period to another are:
            For Session 03 – Friday 16 June 2017
            For Session 10 – Friday 23 June 2017

** Friday 10 March 2017 for accredited BOSTES schools

# Subject to sufficient enrolments

## FMusA programs must be submitted by 28 April 2017


Regional
  Examination session Online enrolment opening dates Closing dates Fridays Examination Dates Last Date for 50% Refund
02 Regional – first session
(Incl AMusA if sufficient numbers)
Period 1
Central Coast, Canberra & Sth Coast
16 Jan 31 Mar
12 Jun – 1 Jul 17 Apr
Period 2
Newcastle, Maitland
16 Jan 31 Mar 26 Jun – 15 July 1 May
Period 3
Wollongong*
16 Jan 7 Apr 28 Jun – 7 July 3 May
Period 4
North, North Coast, West, South
16 Jan 12 May 17 July – 16 Aug 22 May
08 Regional – second session
(Piano and Speech & Drama grades only)
Period 1
Wollongong*
20 Mar 4 Aug 25 Sep – 29 Sep 11 Aug
Period 2
Canberra
20 Mar 18 Aug 23 Oct – 28 Oct 4 Sep
Period 3
Newcastle, Central Coast
20 Mar 25 Aug 28 Oct – 4 Nov 9 Sep

A late fee of $60 per candidate will apply to enrolments received after the closing date.

It is not possible under any circumstances to transfer from one year to the next.

Notes (Regional):

  1. Grade and diploma examinations may fall within the school holidays and on public holiday weekends.
  2. Examinations are held subject to venue and examiner availability.

* Available for enrolling persons whose address is south of Waterfall.

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