Medical information – Please read and action urgently
As soon as you have completed online enrolment, please ensure that you complete the online medical questionnaire. You will find the questionnaire at: https://s3.plymouth.ac.uk/s3 . Alternatively, you can scroll down on the induction web page where you will see a link for the Medical Questionnaire (You must complete online enrolment first). The information is required solely to enable organisers of field courses, lab work and other activities you may undertake to be alerted to any special requirements or precautions which may be necessary.
Monday 16 September 2019
09.30 – 11.00 Introductory Talk – Room 103, Marine Building
Crichton, Associate Head
Welcome to the Navigation and Maritime Science Programme. Outline of induction week.
11.30 – 12.30 Tour of Campus and Facilities
12.30-13.00 University of Plymouth International College (UPIC) Registration - PUIC, 15 Portland Villas
An introduction to Plymouth University International College.
Tuesday 17 September 2019
10.00 – 12.00 Module Overview – Room 103, Marine Building
Graham Adnitt and Mr Alastair McCallien
Wednesday 18 September 2019
11.30 - 11.45 Introduction to Student Wellbeing Services – Room 018, Rolle Building
Student Services will outline the support available to all students and where you need to go to access this support. The session will include information about:
· Disability Services
· Student Wellbeing Services (Counselling, Mental Health and Wellbeing)
· Learning Development incl SUM UP
· Care Leavers
· Peer Assisted Learning (PALS)
11.45 – 12.00 Introduction to the Students’ Union – Room 018, Rolle Building
A representative of the Students’ 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.
13.00 – 14.00 Introduction to the Library – Room 003, Babbage Building
A short presentation from your subject librarian introducing you to the facilities and services of the University library.
19.00 – 21.45 Welcome Party - Graduation Marquee, Plymouth Hoe
The Welcome Party is your opportunity to meet informally with other students new to The Faculty of Science and Engineering as well as some current students and your academic staff.
Additionally, the evening includes a welcome drink, entertainment and the chance to win a £100 Amazon voucher
Thursday 19 September 2019
10.00 – 12.00 Stage 1 meeting - Meet in the Foyer of the Marine Building
A series of presentations to help you find out more about what is going on in the Plymouth marine scene. Also the opportunity to meet staff, stage 2 and 3 students – and each other!
Any time between 09.00 – 16.00 University Card Collection - Room 015, Ground Floor, Smeaton Building
Your card is used for entry to the Library, some room entry, handing in coursework etc.
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.
NB: If you already have a card i.e. because you were previously a student on another course or at a Partner College, you do not need to attend this session.