Trinity College Dublin

ACADEMIC CALENDAR

  • Bachelor in Science (Diagnostic Radiography): SIT-TCD Joint Degree Programme
  • Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)
  • Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)
  • Bachelor in Science (Radiation Therapy)
Academic Calendar AY2017/18

1Bachelor in Science (Diagnostic Radiography): SIT-TCD Joint Degree Programme

Academic Term 25 Sep 2017 –  01 Jul 2018
Semester 1 Teaching Weeks 25 Sep 2017 – 15 Dec 2017
Assessment Period/Term Break 18 Dec 2017 – 12 Jan 2018
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

15 Jan 2018 – 6 Apr 2018
Assessment Period/Term Break 09 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP) 6 weeks, Apr 2018 – May 2018 (Exact date TBC)

 

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Academic Term 25 Sep 2017 – 01 Jul 2018
Semester 1 Teaching Weeks 25 Sep 2017 – 15 Dec 2017
Assessment Period/Term Break 18 Dec 2017 – 12 Jan 2018
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

15 Jan 2018 – 06 Apr 2018
Assessment Period/Term Break 09 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP) 6 weeks, Apr 2018 - Jun 2018 (Exact date TBC)

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Academic Term 25 Sep 2017 – 01 Jul 2018

Semester 1

Teaching Weeks 25 Sep 2017 – 15 Dec 2017
Assessment Period/Term Break 18 Dec 2017 – 12 Jan 2018
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

15 Jan 2018 – 6 Apr 2018
Assessment Period/Term Break 09 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP)

15 Jan 2018 - 23 Feb 2018

 

Bachelor in Science (Radiation Therapy)

Academic Term 25 Sep 2017 – 01 Jul 2018

Semester 1

Teaching Weeks 25 Sep 2017 – 15 Dec 2017
Assessment Period/Term Break 18 Dec 2017 – 12 Jan 2018
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

15 Jan 2018 – 06 Apr 2018
Assessment Period/Term Break 09 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP)

18 Sep 2017 –  17 Nov 2017 (Pre-OIP briefing in Dublin is in the week starting from 11 Sep 2017, date TBC)

Note:
The term dates above are provisional and subject to changes.

1Honours degree programme jointly awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology and Trinity College Dublin

Academic Calendar AY2016/17

1Bachelor in Science (Diagnostic Radiography): SIT-TCD Joint Degree Programme

Academic Term 26 Sep 2016 – 2 Jul 2017
Semester 1 Teaching Weeks 26 Sep 2016 – 16 Dec 2016
Assessment Period/Term Break 19 Dec 2016 – 13 Jan 2017
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

16 Jan 2017 – 7 Apr 2017
Assessment Period 10 Apr 2017 – 26 May 2017
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP) 17 Apr 2017 – 26 May 2017

 

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Academic Term 26 Sep 2016 – 2 Jul 2017
Semester 1 Teaching Weeks 26 Sep 2016 – 16 Dec 2016
Assessment Period/Term Break 19 Dec 2016 – 13 Jan 2017
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

16 Jan 2017 – 7 Apr 2017
Assessment Period 10 Apr 2017 – 26 May 2017
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP) 10 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Academic Term 26 Sep 2016 – 2 Jul 2017

Semester 1

Teaching Weeks 26 Sep 2016 – 16 Dec 2016
Assessment Period/Term Break 19 Dec 2016 – 13 Jan 2017
Semester 2

Teaching Weeks

16 Jan 2017 – 7 Apr 2017

Assessment Period

10 Apr 2017 – 26 May 2017
Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP)

16 Jan 2017 – 24 Feb 2017

Note:
The term dates above are provisional and subject to changes.

1Honours degree programme jointly awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology and Trinity College Dublin

Academic Calendar AY2015/16

1Bachelor in Science (Diagnostic Radiography): SIT-TCD Joint Degree Programme

Semester 1 28 Sep - 18 Dec 2015
Semester 2

18 Jan - 10 June 2016

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 18 Apr - 27 May 2016

 

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Semester 1 28 Sep - 18 Dec 2015
Semester 2

18 Jan - 10 Jun 2016

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 4 Apr - 13 May 2016

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Semester 1

28 Sep - 18 Dec 2015
Semester 2

18 Jan - 10 Jun 2016

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 18 Jan - 26 Feb 2016

 

Bachelor in Science (Radiation Therapy)

Semester 1 28 Sep - 18 Dec 2015
Semester 2

18 Jan - 10 Jun 2016

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 21 Sep - 20 Nov 2015

Note:
The term dates above are provisional and subject to changes.

1Honours degree programme jointly awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology and Trinity College Dublin

Academic Calendar AY2014/15

1Bachelor in Science (Diagnostic Radiography): SIT-TCD Joint Degree Programme

Semester 1 22 Sep - 12 Dec 2014
Semester 2

12 Jan - 31 May 2015

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 20 Apr - 29 May 15

 

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Semester 1 22 Sep - 12 Dec 2014
Semester 2

12 Jan - 30 Jun 2015

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 6 Weeks in Semester 2, between Mar and Jun 2015

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Semester 1

22 Sep - 12 Dec 2014
Semester 2

12 Jan  - 31 May 2015

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 12 Jan to 20 Feb 2015

 

Bachelor in Science (Radiation Therapy)

Semester 1 22 Sep - 12 Dec 2014
Semester 2

12 Jan - 31 May 2015

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 15 Sep to 14 Nov 2014

Note:
The term dates above are provisional and subject to changes.

1Honours degree programme jointly awarded by Singapore Institute of Technology and Trinity College Dublin

Academic Calendar AY2013/14

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Semester 1

23 Sep - 13 Dec 2013
Semester 2

13 Jan  - 31 May 2014

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 31 Mar - 9 May 2014

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Semester 1 23 Sep - 13 Dec 2013
Semester 2

13 Jan - 31 May 2014

Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP): 13 Jan - 21 Feb 2014

Academic Calendar AY2012/13

Bachelor in Science (Physiotherapy)

Semester 1
(24 Sep - 14 Dec 2012)

Semester 2
14 Jan - 31 May 2013)

Advanced Exercise Prescription
(10 ECTS)

Contact hours: 10 hours per week for weeks 1 and 2. 3 hours per week for weeks 4 to 10.

Global Health and Service Development (10 ECTS)

Contact hours: 10 hours per week for weeks 1 and 2. 3 hours per week for weeks 4 to 8.

Critical Appraisal and Evidence Based Practice (20 ECTS)

Contact hours: 15 hours per week for weeks 3 and 4. 6 hours per week for weeks 5 to 11. 

Leadership and Management in Physiotherapy (5 ECTS) 

Contact hours: 10 hours for week 3. 2 hours per week for weeks 4 to 7. 10 hours for week 8.

 

Advanced Physiotherapy Practice 
(15 ECTS) - includes Overseas Immersion Programme (OIP) spent in TCD and clinical site visits from 15 April to 24 May 2013, lasting 6 weeks.

 

Bachelor in Science (Occupational Therapy)

Semester 1
(24 Sep - 14 Dec 2012)
Semester 2
(14 Jan - 31 May 2013)
Advanced Occupational Therapy Theory (12 weeks)

Review of current occupational therapy theory

Reflection and evaluation of application of theory to practice

Examine development of clinical reasoning

Contact hours: 4 hours per week
Context and Delivery of Practice 
(Includes OIP) (Weeks 1 – 6)

Clinical and community visits to observe practice in the 4 areas of the Advanced Practice Module 

Specialist lectures from TCD occupational therapy staff and visiting clinicians

Peer learning with Year 4 TCD occupational therapy students

OIP: 14 Jan - 22 Feb 2013
Advanced Practice Module 
(12 weeks)

Advanced occupational therapy 
Healthcare Development and Delivery (Weeks 7 – 12)

Integration and application of all module learning into the local Singaporean context through service development proposals

Impact of one-year learning on current and future occupational therapy practice in Singapore
Practice in:
Primary care
Mental health
Older adults
Cognitive rehabilitation
Transferability of learning to other practice areas
Focus on:
Models of service delivery
Occupation focussed interventions
Evidence based practice within the four specific areas

Contact hours: 2 x 2 hours per week

Contact hours: 4 hours per week