Tuesday 19th September 2017
1200 – 1230 Introduction to Student Union TBC – Sherwell 1 Lecture Theatre, Sherwell Building
A representative of the Student’s Union will outline all the extra-curricular activities you can enjoy, including sports clubs and societies, volunteering, and how the Union is the hub of social life whilst studying. They provide your student support and representation.
1230 – 1300 Welcome with Craig Donaldson, Gail Rees, Kris Jeremy and Andy Foey– Room 404, Babbage Building
1400 – 1430 DS Update with Karen Hosking – Seminar room 2, Robbins Building
Update and informal discussion on DS
1430 – 1500 Campus tour with Gail Rees. Meet outside Seminar room 2, Robbins Building
1530 – 1700 Introduction to the Library with Sam Brown – Room 213, Babbage Building
A presentation from your subject librarian introducing you to the facilities and services of the University library
Thursday 21st September 2017
1100 – 1130 Student ID Card Collection – Room C206 Faculty Office, Portland Square Building
1200 – 1300 Safety with Phil Warburton and Paul Waines – Sherwell 1 Lower Lecture Theatre, Sherwell Building
1300 – 1400 Professionalism with Pollyanna Magne – Robbins Lecture theatre, Robbins Building
1500 – 1530 the Plymouth Award with Karen Turvey and Kris Jeremy – Robbins Lecture theatre, Robbins Building
1600 – 1700 Introduction to IT Services and Student Portal with Simon Fox – Sherwell Lower Lecture Theatre, Sherwell Building
1845 Meet outside Students Union to be escorted to Plymouth Hoe
1915 – 2145 Faculty Welcome Party – Graduation Marquees, Plymouth Hoe
The Welcome Party is your opportunity to meet informally with other students new to the Faculty, as well as some current students and your academic and professional services staff.
The evening includes a welcome drink and nibbles, entertainment and a raffle for all attendees.
Friday 22nd September 2017
1100 – 1430 Introduction to the School of Biomedical and Healthcare Sciences – Lecture Theatre, Robbins Building
Find out about the teaching and research activities going on in our School. A chance to meet the staff who will be teaching you and chat to some current students over refreshments.
1100 – 1200 Admissions with Debbie Couch – Seminar Room 3, Robbins Building
Information about transferring to the Medicine and Dental programmes
1430 – 1530 Quiz with Simon Fox and Andy Foey - Lecture Theatre, Robbins Building
This is your chance to show us what you know, during a 50 question multiple choice quiz. Needless to say, there will be a prize for the winner. The quiz also provides an opportunity to get to grips with the “Optical Mark Reader”, a device which is often used for assessment in Stage 1 and which needs special care on your part. Bring your registration number to this session.