Compulsory Dates

Professional Experience 1* (Primary component) (30 Day Placement) - Western Sydney Online Students only

Professional experience placement Weeks 1 to 6Trimester 1
Monday 28 February to Friday 8 April 2022

Professional Experience 1* (Primary component) (30 Day Placement)

Compulsory Course CommencementWeek commencing Monday 28 February 2022 
Professional experience placementWeeks 1 to 6Semester 1
Monday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022

Professional Experience 2* (Primary component) (30 Day Placement)

Professional experience placementWeeks 1 to 6Semester 1
Monday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022

Professional Experience 1 & 2 (Secondary component) (30 Day Placement) and Professional Practice Community Engagement

Compulsory Course CommencementWeek commencing Monday 28 February 2022 

Monday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022

6 week block Professional Experience PlacementTEAC7154 Professional Experience 1
TEAC7155 Professional Experience 2

Dates to be negotiated with host organisation within semester dates (see Learning Guide for details

Schools, community-based or non-traditional school settings

Negotiate 30 hours 
TEAC7108 Professional Practice Community Engagement


Master of Teaching (Birth - 5 Years/ Birth - 12 Years)

TEAC7104 Professional Experience* Birth - 2 Years (20 Day Placement + observation days)

Compulsory Course Commencement Week commencing Monday 28 February 2022
Professional Experience Monday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022
Expo - Week ofTBC (see subject outline)

TEAC7103 Professional Experience* 3 - 5 Years (20 Day Placement+ observation days)

Professional Experience BlockMonday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022
Expo - Week of TBC (see subject outline)

TEAC7106 Primary Professional Experience (30 Day Placement)

Professional Experience Placement

Weeks 1 to 6

Monday 9 May to Friday 17 June 2022
TPA TBCStarting week of 27 June 2022

* All Professional Experience Units have mandatory pre-requisites for enrolment and in-school practices. Please refer to the Special Requirements page for further information: https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/soe/education/special_requirements