Compulsory Dates

2024 Placement Dates

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Professional Experience is a compulsory component of Western Sydney University teacher education programs and is integral to the preparation and development of future teachers.

Please note: placement block end dates are not final. The completion of make-up days is required for any days Pre-service Teachers are absent during placement.

Through supervised practicums within specific program professional experience subjects, Pre-service Teachers undertake induction into the profession. See further information for each of the program specific pages below:



Early Childhood

All Professional Experience Subjects have mandatory pre-requisites prior to registration. Please refer to the Special Requirements page for further information.

Orientation and Welcome

Orientation is one of the first steps in your Unlimited journey. Take this opportunity to find out more information about your program, learn about the support services we offer, meet some of your academics and fellow students, or just explore your campus.

Find your Orientation details at this link (webpages will be updated with session details and registration links when available):