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2018 Written Examinations – Dates and Closing Dates

Session No. Online Enrolment Opening Date Closing Dates
NB: After this date late fees apply.
Examination Dates Last Dates for 50% Refunds
(See enrolment handbook for details.)
05 - Grades 26 March Monday 2 July 21 – 22 August 24 July
50 - Diploma
(On Application)
22 January Wednesday 22 August 6 weeks after enrolment N/A

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

Online written examinations can be taken at any time. Go to www.amebexams.edu.au for more information.

PLEASE NOTE that it is not possible to transfer between face-to-face written examinations and online examinations.

2018 Written Examinations Dates and Times

Written examinations are conducted throughout Australia on the same date and it is not possible to reschedule any other written examination to an alternate date or time.

Musicianship
Grade Time
Tuesday (Aural Only)
21 August
4 9.30 – 10.10
5 10.30 – 11.10
6 11.30 – 12.10
AMusA 3.30 – 4.30
Wednesday
22 August
1 9.30 – 11.00
2 2.00 – 3.30
3 2.00 – 3.30
4 9.30 – 10.30
5 9.30 – 11.00
6 2.00 – 4.30
AMusA 2.00 – 5.00
Theory of Music
Grade Time
Tuesday
21 August
AMusA Musicology 2.00 – 5.00
LMusA Musicology 2.00 – 5.00
Wednesday
22 August
1 9.30 – 10.30
2 2.00 – 3.30
3 2.00 – 4.00
4 9.30 – 12.30
5 9.30 – 12.30
6 2.00 – 5.00
AMusA Harmony and Counterpoint 9.30 – 12.30
AMusA Orchestration and Arrangement 2.00 – 5.00
LMusA Harmony and Counterpoint 9.30 – 12.30
LMusA Orchestration and Arrangement 2.00 – 5.00
CTMusA (Section I) 9.30 – 11.30
ATMusA (Section I) 9.30 – 12.30
LTMusA (Section I) 9.30 – 12.30

Contact the AMEB (NSW) office for Theory of Music 2014 syllabus Grade 7 and Musicianship 2015 Syllabus Grade 7 and 8 examination times.

Diploma Written Examinations

Written examinations at diploma level can be requested throughout the year with at least 6 weeks' notice. Enrolments are accepted between 22 January 2018 and 22 August 2018 and the examination date can be requested during the enrolment process. This includes AMusA and LMusA Musicianship and Theory syllabuses, and the written component of ATMusA and LTMusA, and APCA, ADPA and LDPA written components as published in the 2018 Manual of Syllabuses.

CTMusA, ATMusA and LTMusA Folios – a letter requesting submission of the folio will be sent prior to the practical examination.

Written examinations are conducted throughout Australia on the same date and it is not possible to reschedule any other written examination to an alternate date or time.

Music Craft
Grade Time
Available as
online exams only
Preliminary

Online examinations available anytime

Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Tuesday 21 August Grade 5 Aural 12.30 – 1.15
Grade 6 Aural 1.30 – 2.15
Wednesday 22 August Grade 5 Written 9.30 – 11.30
Grade 6 Written 2.00 – 4.30
Speech and Performance Theory
Grade Time
Wednesday
22 August
1 9.30 – 10.15
2 2.00 – 3.00
3 2.00 – 3.30
4 2.00 – 4.00
5 9.30 – 12.00
6 9.30 – 12.30
7 9.30 – 12.30
ADPA 9.30 – 12.30
APCA Folio submission*
LDPA 2.00 – 5.00
LDPA Dissertation submission*

* Folio and dissertation topics require approval from the Federal Examiners BEFORE enrolment.

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