Induction Timetable – Updated 21st September

Year 1 – PSYCHOLOGY

INDUCTION WEEK 2017-2018 ACTIVITIES

* This is a preliminary timetable, and though unlikely, small changes may still occur before arrivals.

Activity Description Time Venue Date
 Distribute personalised information. (Single Honours)

 

Welcome to the Department for Single Honours

[Professor Paul Bennett: 10.00-10.10]

Being an undergraduate student in the   Department of Psychology.  (Dr. Rob Lowe)

 

Distribute personalised information. (Joint Honours)

Welcome to the Department for Joint Honours

[Professor Paul Bennett: 10.20-10.30]

Being an undergraduate student in the Department of Psychology.  (Heather Watkins)

 

9:00-10:00am

 

 

10:00 – 11:00

 

 

 

9:15-10:00

 

 

10:00-12:00

 

 

Faraday Foyer

(Building 8.1 on Campus map)

 

Faraday Lecture Theatre,

Faraday Building

(Building 8.1 on Campus map)

 

Lecture Theatre B, Glyndwr Building

(Building 11.1 on Campus map)

Lecture Theatre B, Glyndwr Building

(Building 11.1 on campus map)

Monday 25th September 2017
Maximising Your Experience

(Dr. Claire Williams arranging speakers; Gareth Davey, Aimee Pink, Discovery etc))

 

12.00-1.00

Faraday Lecture Theatre, Faraday

Building

(Building 8.1 on Campus map)

Tuesday 26th September 2017
 

Social media.

Talk by Professor Michelle Lee

(Deputy Head of College, Learning and Teaching)

 

The transition to studying at university and the academic success programme.

Professor Michelle Lee (Deputy Head of College, Learning and Teaching)

 

13.00 – 14.00

 

 

 

 

14.00 – 15.00

 

 

 

Faraday Lecture Theatre

(Building 8.1 on campus map)

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday 27th     September 2017

 

 

 

Essential Student IT Skills: Navigating the timetable and the virtual learning environment.

Dr. Rob Lowe (Program Director), Heather Watkins (Head of Year 1) and Dr. John Towler

 

 

10.00 – 11.00

or

11.00 – 12.00

 

 

Haldane PC Lab 09 and PC Lab 14

(Building  16 on campus map) and

Vivian Tower, PC Lab 731

(Building 11.2 on campus map)

(Parallel sessions of 30 minutes each. Six groups will run each hour*2)

Thursday 28th  September 2017
 

Meetings with Personal Tutors

 

Freshers Scavanger Hunt CHHS*3

Meet and greet. College social event

 

 

12.00 – 17.00

 

15.00 – 17.00

17.00 – 18.30

 

 

Rooms 815, 918, 919, Room X, Room Y Vivian Tower

(Building 11.2 on campus map)

 

Haldane Building Reception

 

 

Thursday 28th    September 2017

 

Meetings with Personal Tutors 10.00 – 16.00 Rooms 815, 918, 919, Room X, Room Y Vivian Tower

(Building 11.2 on campus map)

 

Friday 29th September 2017

 

 

Student Bake-off and MacMillan Coffee Morning for Year 1, Year 2 and Year 3* 1

 

11.00 onwards

 

Room Y Vivian Tower

(Building 11.2 on campus map)

Friday 29th September 2017

Information about the venues and how to get to these locations can be found at here.

*1 On Friday 29th September there will also be a Macmillan Cancer Research Coffee Morning held at 11am. As part of this we will be running a student bake off – look out for more information about this in our daily releases. Get ready to bake!

*2 Information about group allocation will be given out in the welcome to the department session on Monday 25th September 2017.

*3 More information for Scavenger Hunt below: