Faculty of Technology

BSc Computer Networks: Level 4 (Year 1) Students

Your Induction Week Timetable

Monday 18 September

9:00am - 9:30am

Students' Union Third Space

Students' Union

An introduction to the Students’ Union and the Student Voice.

All students

10:00am - 10:30am

Anglesea Building Room 2.08

Welcome to the University

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

All Students

10:30am - 12:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Computing Facilities and Moodle

10:30am - 11:00am

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 Students

The University Library

11:00am - 11:30am

An introduction by Faculty Librarian (Technology), Timothy Collinson.

All Students

Learning Support

11:30am - 12:00pm

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

All Students

Tour of the School of Engineering

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Led by Course Leader, Dr Rinat Khusainov.

All Students

1:30pm - 2:00pm

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 will 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.

Home & EU Students only

Tuesday 19 September

1:00pm - 1:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Careers Service

An introduction to Purple Door and the Careers and Recruitment Service by Careers Advisor, Kelly Biggs.

All Students

1:30pm - 2:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 1.04

Introduction to Your Course

An introduction to your course with your Course Leader, Dr Rinat Khusainov.

All Students

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Anglesea Building Room A2.NET

Team Building and Refreshments

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

All Students

Wednesday 20 September

10:00am - 11:00am

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Introduction to Computing and Unix/Linux: Lecture

All 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

12:00pm - 12:20pm

Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 1

Student Finance Services

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

All Students

Thursday 21 September

9:00am - 11:00am

Anglesea Building Room 2.03

Introduction to Computing and Unix/Linux: Lab

All Students

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.08

Student Placement and Employability Centre (SPEC)

An introduction to technology placements with SPEC Manager, Natasha Kerven.

All Students

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

School Procedures

An introduction by School Manager, Andrew Parry.

All Students

Friday 22 September

9:30am - 12:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.31

Collection of Study Materials and Equipment

All Students

3:00pm - 3:20pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Institution Wide Language Programme (IWLP)

An introduction by Miguel Arrebola from the School of Languages and Area Studies.

All Students

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