Induction information for the GDL course

Faculty of Business
Cookworthy Building
Plymouth University
Drake Circus

+44 (0) 1752 585650

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Monday 10th September 

Introduction to Grad Dip Law
10.00 – 12.00 Rolle 106
- Introduction and meet staff
- Deal with enrolment queries

12.00 – 13.00 Rolle 106

Introduction to Grad Dip Law continued
14.00 – 16.00 Rolle 106

Tuesday 11th September

Library Session
10.00 – 12.00 Rolle 106
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.

IT and Student Services Induction
13.00 – 14.00 Rolle 116
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.

Wednesday 12th September

Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw
10.00 – 12.00 Rolle 106

Friday 14th September

Problem Solving Lecture with Penny Childs
10.00 – 12.00 BGB412

Careers Session
12.00 – 13.00 Rolle 002
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.

Court Visit Tutorial
14.00 – 16.00 BGB412

Monday 17th September

Statutory Interpretation Tutorial
09.00 – 11.00 CKY511

Precedent Tutorial
11.00 – 13.00 Robbins SR3

Tuesday 18th September

Mock Test
10.00 – 12.00 Rolle 106

Problem Solving Tutorial 1 with Penny Childs
14.00 – 16.00 Rolle 213

Wednesday 19th September

Law in Context Tutorial
10.00 – 12.00 BGB412

Problem Solving Tutorial 2
13.00 - 15.00 BGB412

Friday 21st September

10.00 – 12.00 Rolle 119

Getting the most out of your substantive Law Subjects
14.00 – 16.00 Rolle 119

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Essential Information for New International Students

Monday 17th – Friday 21st September daily between 16.30 – 17.00 Devonport Lecture Theatre, Portland Square

This session is delivered by the International Student Advice (ISA) team and is an opportunity for new international students to meet the team and learn about the services they deliver. During this session the team will provide you with essential information designed to help you to settle in to living and studying in Plymouth. They will also advise you of your tier 4 visa responsibilities and answer any questions you may have related to your visa. There is no need to book in advance, you can just turn up.

UPSU Events

Friday 14th September | International Fair | Students Union

Monday 17th September | Market Day | SU Roof

Tuesday 18th September | Fresher’s Fair | RLB/SU/Marquee

Wednesday 19th September | Sports Fair | Rolle Marquee/SU

Thursday 20th September | Societies and Activities Fair | Rolle Marquee/SU/RLB/SU Roof

Friday 21st September | Volunteering Fair | Rolle Marquee

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