Induction information for Stage 1 International Relations courses
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Monday 19 September 2016

Introduction to International Relations With Programme Team – Christian Emery
09.30-12:00 - Cookworthy 408

International Students Orientation Programme
14.00 – 16.00 – Rolle Marquee

Any time today
Don’t miss key events led by the Students’ Union (UPSU). They run all day so you can drop in whenever you’re free:

UPSU Market
SU Marquee
Local food and drink from a wide range of Devon producers. 

Come and get a taste of the South West ad enjoy some daytime entertainment


Tuesday 20th September 2016

University Module Choice session, collection of Student Registration Cards.
9.00–10.00 – Cookworthy Welcome Centre Level 1
This session is to confirm you are enrolled on the correct modules for the academic year. You will also be required to collect your Student Registration Card at this session.

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.

Politics Minor
10.00-11.00 - Cookworthy 412
With Piers Revell

Law Minor
10.00-11.00 - Rolle 114
With Dr Nicholas Gervassis

Sociology Minor
10.00-11.00 - Cookworthy 404
With M Sheaff

Language Minor
10.00-10.30 - Babbage 006
With Philip Edwards

Psychology Minor
10.00-11.00 - Babbage 213

International Relations and Politics Internship Session
12.00 – 14.00 - Babbage 411
with Shabnam Holliday

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, their academic staff, and some current/past students in an informal environment.

Any time today
Don’t miss key events led by the Students’ Union (UPSU). They run all day so you can drop in whenever you’re free:

Volunteering Fair
UPSU Rolle Marquee
Make a difference in the local community and have a great time. 

Drop into the UPSU Volunteering Fair and learn more about the opportunities available to you from UPSU.


Wednesday 21 September 2016

IT Session With Rob Giles
10.00-11.00 - Babbage 410
This important session will introduce you to computing at Plymouth University, the network, its facilities and services so that you will be able to make full use of the student portal and sign-up services. 

Please bring your timetable to this session

Library Session
11.00 – 12.00 - Main Hall, Davy Building
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 to started in your academic life

History Minor Session
13.00 – 14.00 - Nancy Astor 006

Moodle Session
14.00 – 16.00 Babbage 005
With Shabnam Holliday

Any time today
Don’t miss key events led by the Students’ Union (UPSU). They run all day so you can drop in whenever you’re free:

UPSU Sports & Societies Fair
Ground Floor, Roland Levinsky Building and Campus Marquees
An opportunity to find out about all the UPSU societies and sports clubs, sign ups are online at upsu.com. 

Joining any one of the 180+ societies or sports clubs UPSU have on offer is a great way to make the most of your University experience.


Thursday 22 September 2016

Careers Session
14:00 – 15:00 Babbage 410
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.

Any time today
Don’t miss key events led by the Students’ Union (UPSU). They run all day so you can drop in whenever you’re free:

UPSU Freshers Fair
Ground Floor, Roland Levinsky Building and Campus Marquees
Local and national businesses, SU and University services come together to provide discounts, offers, local information and top tips.
So come along and grab a bargain, freebie and learn more about what’s on offer in Plymouth and across the University.

Note: Teaching will commence the week beginning Monday, 26th September.


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