HCHE CALENDAR

2022

IMPORTANT DATES 2022

APRIL
04
Classes begin at 08:00
APRIL
04 - 08
Library Week
APRIL
15
Easter - Public Holiday - Good Friday
APRIL
18
Easter - Public Holiday - Family Day
APRIL
27
Public Holiday - Freedom Day
MAY
02
Public Holiday - Workers' Day
MAY
12
Theology Liaison Committee
MAY
15
HCHE Council (Sub-Committees to meet 09th-13th)
MAY
18
Academic DP for 1st Semester published - Examination Entrance Certificates
MAY
20
Last day of classes for 1st Semester - Classes end at 13:00.
MAY
23 - 25
Block Study

PRACTICE TEACHING DATES 2022

Please take note of the following Practice Teaching dates when planning for your semester.

SECOND YEARS

10-28 January 2022 – Observation
05-22 April 2022 – Practice Teaching

THIRD & FOURTH YEARS

First Semester
17-28 January 2022 – Observation
04-29 April 2022 – Practice Teaching A
Second Semester
05-30 September 2022 – Practice Teaching B

2022 – 1ST SEMESTER

07 FEBRUARY – 10 JUNE

JANUARY
03
Working days begin.
JANUARY
10
Online Registration Opens
JANUARY
24 - 28
2nd Semester 2021 Supplementary Examinations
JANUARY
31
Virtual Orientation for New Students
FEBRUARY
01
Staff Meeting: 09.00 - 12.30
FEBRUARY
02 - 03
Lecturers Colloquiem Part 1 & Part 2: 09.00 - 12.30
FEBRUARY
07
Virtual Opening Assembly & Staff and Student Consecration Service at 10:00 / LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT.
FEBRUARY
07 - 16
LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT
FEBRUARY
16
FINAL LATE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 17:00. Last day to Drop/Add/Change modules. Students may not join classes after this date.
MARCH
06 - 12
Week Of Spiritual Emphasis (WOSE)
MARCH
21
Human Rights Day - Public Holiday
MARCH
22 - 25
Mid-Semester Examinations / Classes end at 13:00 (4 days)
MARCH
28 - 01 APRIL
Mid-Semester Break
APRIL
04
Classes begin at 08:00
APRIL
04 - 08
Library Week
APRIL
15
Easter - Public Holiday - Good Friday
APRIL
18
Easter - Public Holiday - Family Day
APRIL
27
Public Holiday - Freedom Day
MAY
02
Public Holiday - Workers' Day
MAY
12
Theology Liaison Committee
MAY
15
HCHE Council (Sub-Committees to meet 09th-13th)
MAY
18
Academic DP for 1st Semester published - Examination Entrance Certificates
MAY
20
Last day of classes for 1st Semester - Classes end at 13:00.
MAY
23 - 25
Block Study
MAY - JUNE
26 - 10
First Semester Examinations
JUNE
13
MID-YEAR BREAK COMMENCES
JUNE
15
Grades voted and sent to Registrar's Office.
JUNE
16
Public Holiday - Youth Day
JUNE
17
College Holiday

2022 – 2ND SEMESTER

11 JULY – 04 DECEMBER

JUNE
20
Online Registration Opens
JULY
04 - 08
1st Semester Supplementary Examinations
JULY
04 - 15
HCHE SAU Teacher Certification Programme - Session 2
JULY
07
Virtual Orientation for New Students
JULY
11
Virtual Opening Assembly at 9:00 / Classes begin at 11.00 / LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT
JULY
11 - 20
LATE REGISTRATION FEE IN EFFECT
JULY
20
FINAL LATE REGISTRATION CLOSES AT 17:00. Last day to Drop/Add/Change modules. Students may not join classes after this date.
AUGUST
08
College Holiday
AUGUST
09
Public Holiday - National Woman's Day
AUGUST
14 - 20
Week Of Spiritual Emphasis (WOSE)
AUGUST
22 - 26
Mid-Semester Examinations / Classes end at 13:00
AUG - SEP
29-02
Mid-Semester Break
SEPTEMBER
05
Classes resume at 08:00
SEPTEMBER
12 - 16
Wellness Week
OCTOBER
19
Academic DP for 2nd Semester published - Examination Entrance Certificates
OCTOBER
21
Last day of classes for 2nd Semester / Classes end at 13:00.
OCTOBER
23
HCHE Council (Sub-committees to meet 17th-21st)
OCTOBER
24 - 26
Block Study
OCT - NOV
27 - 11
2nd Semester Exams
NOVEMBER
16 - 18
Graduand Supplementary Examinations
NOVEMBER
23
Graduates grades to the Registrar's Office
DECEMBER
03
Virtual Baccalaureate Service at 11:00
DECEMBER
04
Open-Air Commencement Ceremony at 11:00
DECEMBER
05
All grades voted and sent to Registrar's Office
DECEMBER
06
Staff Year-end Function
DECEMBER
16
Public Holiday - Day of Reconciliation
DEC - JAN
21 - 01
College closes at 13.00 on Wednesday 21 December until Sunday 1 January 2023.
JANUARY
23 - 27
2nd Semester 2022 Supplementary Exams

PLEASE TAKE NOTE

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