Induction information for BSc (Hons) Business Management (3 year) - Stage 1
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Monday 18th September 2017

Meeting with Programme Leader 1
09.30 – 11.00 Rolle 018

Meeting with Programme Leader 2
11.30 – 12.30 BGB 005 LT

Business Management Lunch
12.30 -13.30 BGB006

UPSU Market Day
10.00 – 16.00 On top of the SU
With a big selection of mouth-watering dishes and the finest products from the South West, there will be so many flavours to try at the UPSU Market Day


Tuesday 19th September 2017


Enrolment Session
Cookworthy Welcome Centre
10.00 - 10.30 A - H
10.30 - 11.00 I - P
11.00 - 11.30 Q - Z
You must complete online enrolment and upload a photo prior to attending this session. You will need to bring identification with you to this session. The preferred form of identification is a valid current passport. Please refer to our University Card Collection web page for further details.

Library Session
12.00 – 13.00 Rolle 018
A general welcome and introduction to Library services and resources lead by your School Information Specialist. The aim is to offer a fun but informative session to get you started in your academic life.

Faculty of Business Welcome Party
19.15 - 21.45 Hoe Graduation Marquee
For new students to meet other students on their course, in the Faculty of Business, the academic staff, and some past students in an informal environment.

UPSU Student Volunteering Fair
12.00 – 16.00 The Rolle Marquee
Discover what volunteering opportunities you can engage with in the local community, in order to explore the surrounding area, make new friends, try something new and boost your C.V. With over 50 different community partners and organisations, there will be something for everyone.


Wednesday 20th September 2017

Campus Tour
10.00 – 12.00 Roland Levinsky Foyer

Interactive Library Activity
13.30 – 14.30 PSQ Plymouth LT

UPSU Sports Fair
11.00 – 16.00 On campus
UPSU brings you the biggest Sports Fair in the South West for Plymouth University students. We have over 50 sports clubs to choose from, so if you are a Plymouth University student, come and find out more and discover how to get involved. Sign up online anytime at upsu.com


Thursday 21st September 2017

Careers Session
10.30 – 11.30 SHC 2 Upper
The Careers and Employability induction session will give you all the information you need to prepare for your future. Helping students to understand everything the service offers, I will talk though who can help with placements, careers guidance, employability workshops and graduate recruitment, just to name a few. The key message will be ‘your career starts now’ and will explore the vital importance of taking all the opportunities available to you whilst studying to enhance your chances of employment after graduation. The session is run by Emily Packer the Careers Adviser for the Faculty of Business.

Meeting with Programme Leader 3
14.30 – 18.30 DYB Main Hall

UPSU Societies and Activities Fair
11.00 – 16.00 On campus
It’s the biggest Societies and Activities Fair in the South West for Plymouth University students. We have over 120 different societies and activities to choose from, come and find out more and discover how to get involved. Sign up online anytime at upsu.com


Friday 22nd September 2017

Meet Current Students and Alumni
10.30 – 12.00 RLB LT1

Personal Tutoring session
12.00 – 12.30 RLB LT1
Meet the school senior personal tutor to find out about how having a good relationship with your personal tutor can greatly help you during your studies at Plymouth University

IT and Student Services Induction
13.30 – 14.30 Rolle 019
This session will introduce you to the University’s IT systems. It will be useful to both novices and techies as it will take you through how we use IT systems at the University and where you can find useful and important information on our network.
Important: Please remember to enrol online and select your elective modules by clicking on the panel at the top of the page.

UPSU Freshers Fair
10.00 – 16.00 On campus
This bustling marketplace is full of stalls and services with amazing student offers and loads of freebies to enjoy from local and national companies. Come and grab a bargain and take advantage of loads of student offers.

Cider and Pasty Festival
12.00 – 20.00 On campus
The famous festival is back on campus. Great South West ciders and the best pasties you will ever try.


Saturday 23rd September 2017

Freshers Ball
20.00 – 04.00
End Freshers week at the biggest party in town. Huge live performances and the biggest night of the week.

Please see https://www.upsu.com for information on events through the year.


Saturday 30th September 2017 – Trip to the Eden Project
Sustainability Talk, Tour of Bio Domes and Entrance to the Beer Festival.
The deadline for securing your place is Friday 22nd September 2017.
Book your place online here


Note: Teaching will commence the week beginning Monday, 25th September.


Essential Information for International Students
Monday 18th – Friday 22nd September daily between 16.30 – 17.00 Portland Square Devonport LT
Delivered by the International Student Advice team, this session is aimed at new international students who did not attend the International Student Orientation programme. The team will advise you of the support services they provide and answer any questions you may have related to your tier 4 visa responsibilities.

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