Preliminary lectures are short presentations that give you important introductory information about the paper. Most departments hold preliminary lectures for Semester 1 and full year papers.
They are normally held on the Friday before the start of Semester 1. Once the times and venues have been confirmed, the timetable will be available on the website:
There are no preliminary lectures for Semester 2 papers. Contact the relevant teaching department for Semester 2 paper information: