HCHE

CALENDAR

IMPORTANT DATES 2020

15 June – 3 July

Online Examinations for 1st Semester / ELI 2nd Quarter Examinations (1-2)
(Adjusted due to Covid-19)

16 June

Public Holiday – Youth Day

20-28 July

Online Registration for Second Semester

2020

FIRST SEMESTER

January 2020

2

  • Working days begin

27, 28

  • Orientation and compulsory English Placement Test for new students

28-30

  • Registration for all students

February 2020

3

  • Opening Assembly at 9:00 – Classes begin at 11:00 / ELI 1st Qtr begins / LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT – Application of Class Attendance Policy.

3-7

  • LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT

9

  • Peninsula Tour for New Students

10

  • Staff and Student Consecration Service at 10:00

10-12

  • FINAL LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT

12

  • FINAL LATE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 13:00. Last day to Drop / Add / Change a module. Students may not join classes after this date.

March 2020

1-7

  • Week Of Spiritual Emphasis (WOSE)

23-27

  • Wellness Week

25

  • Community Engagement Week

April 2020

2-9

  • Mid-Semester Examinations / ELI 1st Quarter Examinations (8 – 9) / Classes end at 13:00

10

  • Easter – Public Holiday – Good Friday

13

  • Easter – Public Holiday – Family Day

14-17

  • Mid-Semester Break

20

  • Classes begin at 08:00 / ELI 2nd Quarter begins

20-24

  • National Library Week

27

  • Public Holiday – Freedom Day

May 2020

1

  • Public Holiday – Workers’ Day

21 May-5 June

  • RPL Portfolio Course

25 May-12 June

  • HCert in Office Management Session 1
  • New intake Students for HCert must be on campus by 18 May as they will be doing an additional module

June 2020

10

  • Academic DP for 1st Semester (Adjusted due to COVID – 19)

15 June – 3 July

  • Online Examinations for 1st Semester / ELI 2nd Quarter Examinations (1-2) (Adjusted due to COVID – 19)

16

  • Public Holiday – Youth Day

SECOND SEMESTER

July 2020

6-10

  • Grades Voted and Sent to Registrar’s Office

20-28

  • Online Registration Commences

28

  • Orientation for New Students

29

  • Online Classes Begin / ELI 3rd Quarter Begins / LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT.

29 July-05Aug

  • LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT

August 2020

6-13

  • FINAL LATE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 13:00. Last day to Drop/Add/Change modules. Students may not join classes after this date.

6-31

  • Second Chance Examinations for Students Who Did Not Write During 15 June-3 July / Supplementary Examinations

9

  • Public Holiday – National Woman’s Day

10

  • Public Holiday – National Woman’s Day Observed

September 2020

21-25

  • Mid-Semester Break / First Semester Supplementary Exams / ELI 3rd Quarter Examinations (22 – 23)

7

  • HCert in Office Management Session 2 Commences

24

  • Public Holiday – Heritage Day

25

  • College Holiday

28

  • Classes Resume / ELI 4th Quarter Begins

October 2020

24-25

  • Helderberg College Council

November 2020

4

  • Academic DP for 2nd Semester Published – Examination Entrance Certificates

6

  • Last Day of Classes for 2nd Semester / HCert in Office Management Session 2 Ends (7 September – 6 November)

9-10

  • Block Study

09-27

  • Examinations for 2nd Semester / ELI 4th Quarter Examinations (18 – 19th)

December 2020

2

  • Graduand Supplementary Examinations

4

  • Graduates Grades to the Records Office

13

  • Graduation Commencement Ceremony at 10:00

14

  • All Grades Voted and Sent to Registrar’s Office

16

  • Public Holiday – Day of Reconciliation

23

  • College closes at 13:00 on Wednesday 23 December until 3 January 2021

January 2021

18-22

  • 2nd Semester 2020 Supplementary Exams

PLEASE TAKE NOTE

Helderberg College of Higher Education reserves the right to adjust this Calender of Events as deemed necessary.