BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Life Science) Stage 2 Direct Entry Student Induction 2018

Please refer back to this page during your Induction week in case of last minute changes.

It is a good idea to:

•   read before you arrive
•   follow any links and check instructions
•   bring with you any documents, etc where these are specified.

Some documents may need to be returned to the University before you arrive.

If you have not already done so, please upload a photograph of yourself using the e@applicant page: following the online instructions. 

This photo will appear on your University card, which is issued to you when you attend the Faculty Office during your induction. Without this photo, your University card cannot be produced and will be delayed getting to you. You will need ID when you pick up your University card and the only form of ID is your passport. Please see our University card collection web page for further information:

NB: this is not required if you already have a University card because you were previously a student on another course or at a Partner College. Your University card will remain valid for the duration of your studies at the University of Plymouth.

UPSU events

Monday 17 September: Market Day, Students' Union roof

Tuesday 18 September: Freshers Fair, Marquee and Students' Union and Roland Levinsky building and Students' Union roof

Wednesday 19 September: Sports Fair, Rolle Marquee and Students' Union

Thursday 20 September: Societies and Activities Fair, Rolle Marquee and Students' Union and Roland Levinsky building and Students' Union roof

Friday 21 September: Volunteering Fair, Rolle Marquee

  • Various locations, please see text

  • Various locations, please see text

  • Various locations, please see text

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Monday 17 September 2018

1400 – 1500 Welcome with Craig Donaldson, Gail Rees, Kris Jeremy and Andy Foey – Seminar Room 2, Robbins Building

1430 – 1500 Campus tour with Gail Rees. Meet outside Seminar room 2, Robbins Building

1530 – 1700 Introduction to the library with Chris Johns – Room 304, Roland Levinsky building

A presentation from your subject librarian introducing you to the facilities and services of the University library

Thursday 20 September 2018

1100 – 1130 Student ID card collection – Room C206 Faculty Office, Portland Square Building

1300 – 1400 Professionalism with Simon Fox – Robbins Lecture Theatre, Robbins Building

1500 – 1530 The Plymouth Award with Karen Turvey and Kris Jeremy – Robbins Lecture theatre, Robbins Building

1530 – 1630 Safety with Phil Warburton and Paul Waines – Robbins Lecture Theatre, Robbins Building

1630 – 1730 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 21 September 2018

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.

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.

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