Please contact the Year Tutor, Dr Sanjay Sharma prior to Thursday 19 September 2019 for a personal appointment to discuss requirements for the forthcoming academic year.
Dr Sanjay Sharma
Office: Reynolds Building Room 104
Tel: 01752 586147
Wednesday 18 September 2019
11.00 – 11.15 Introduction to Student Wellbeing Services
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)
11.15 – 11.30 Introduction to the Students’ Union – Lecture Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky 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.
11.30 – 11.45 Careers Session – Lecture Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky Building
The most often quoted reason for coming to
university is to enhance your future prospects and to create fulfilling career
paths. Find out about how the Careers and Employability service can support you
with this by; opening your eyes to a wealth of graduate options, helping you to
develop skills and gain experience and providing you with all the practical
help you need, from stage 0 right the way through to postgraduate study (and
for up to 3 years after you finish your programme!)
14.00 – 15.00 Introduction to the Library – Lecture Theatre 2, Roland Levinsky 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
Any time this week. Graduation Ceremony on the Hoe
Today are the Graduation Ceremonies for students who have completed their degrees. Please feel free to visit the large marquees on the Hoe and see the venue where this takes place. The School of Engineering ceremony is at 10.00.
Thursday 19 September 2019
10.00 – 10.30 Safety, Fire and Accident Procedures – Jill Craigie Lecture Theatre, ground floor, Roland Levinsky Building
10.30 – 12.00 Essential Information Session – Jill Craigie Lecture Theatre, ground floor, Roland Levinsky Building
Find out more about the University’s support systems and resources to help you study. Question and answer session. Personal tutor allocation.
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.