Faculty of Technology

BEng & MEng Mechanical; and Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering: Level 6 & Level 7 Students

Your Induction Week Timetable

Monday 18 September

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Welcome to the University

Introduction by Head of School, Professor Asa Barber and a health & safety talk by Robin Gooch.

New Students only

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Lion Gate Building Technology Learning Centre, Room 0.14

ID Check and Campus Card Collection

Please remember to register online before attending this session. You'll be required to present your ID (passport, EU identity card or photo driving licence) to confirm your registration. Once confirmed you will be able to collect your Student Campus Card. You are not fully registered until your ID has been checked.

All NEW Home & EU Students

Tuesday 19 September

10:00am - 11:00am

Dennis Sciama Building Room 1.01

Meet Your Course Leader

An introduction to your course with your Course Leader, Dr Mariana Dotcheva.

All NEW Level 6 BEng Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Students

11:00am - 11:30am

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Computing Facilities and Moodle

An introduction to IT facilities with a representative of our Information Services department, and our Virtual Learning Environment with one of our Technology Online Course Developers.

All NEW Students

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.08

Learning Support

An introduction to our Learning Support Tutors and Maths Cafe by Learning Support Coordinator, Dr Mateja Presern.

All NEW Students

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.08

The University Library

An introduction by Faculty Librarian (Technology), Timothy Collinson

All NEW Students

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Buckingham Building Room 3.05

Team Building and Refreshments

An opportunity to meet and chat with Personal Tutors and fellow students.

All NEW Level 6 Students

Wednesday 20 September

10:00am - 12:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.02

Introduction to CAD

All NEW Level 6 students

10:00am - 3:00pm

Ravelin Park

Freshers' Fayre

Meet members of the University of Portsmouth Students' Union (UPSU) and representatives from clubs, societies and a range of student services. The Freshers' Fayre takes place on Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 September from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

All Students

Thursday 21 September

9:00am - 12:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.02

Introduction to CAD

All NEW Level 6 students

10:00am - 11:00am

Buckingham Building Room 3.06

Course Meeting

With Course Leader, Dr Jovana Radulovic.

All Level 6 BEng & MEng Mechanical Engineering Students

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Park Building Room 2.23

Careers & Employability Presentation

With Careers Advisor, Kelly Biggs.

All Students

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Portland Building Room 1.67 

Course Meeting

With Course Leader, Dr Jovana Radulovic.

All Level 7 MEng Mechanical Engineering Students

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Park Building Room 1.23 

School Procedures

An introduction by School Manager, Andrew Parry.

NEW Level 6 Students only

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 1

Final Year Projects

Presentation by Dr Jurgita Zekonyte.

All Level 6 Students

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 1.10

Course Meeting

With Course Leader, Dr Mariana Dotcheva.

Level 6 BEng Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Students only

5:00pm - 5:20pm

Lion Gate Building Room 1.22

Student Finance Services

A general introduction to Student Finance and Student Loan repayments by Student Finance Information Officer, Louise Meredith.

Home & EU Students only

Friday 22 September

9:00am - 12:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.02

Introduction to CAD

All NEW Level 6 BEng Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Students

1:00pm - 4:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.02

Introduction to CAD

All NEW Level 6 BEng Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Students

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.31

Collection of Study Materials and Equipment

All NEW Level 6 Students

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