Faculty of Technology

ICP Students: BEng Mechanical Engineering

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 - 11:00am

Portland Building Room 1.74

An Introduction to Your Course

Led by Course Leader, Dr Jovana Radulovic.

All Students

11:00am - 12:00pm

Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 1

Welcome to the University

11:00am - 11:30am

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

All Students

Computing Facilities and Moodle

11:30am - 12:00pm

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

All Students

5:00pm - 5:30pm

Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 1

The University Library

5:00pm - 5:30pm

An introduction by Faculty Librarian (Technology), Timothy Collinson

All Students

Tuesday 19 September

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Portland Building Atrium

Team Building and Refreshments

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

All Students

Wednesday 20 September

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

12:20pm - 12:40pm

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

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.31

Collection of Study Materials and Equipment (first opportunity)

All Students

2:00pm - 2:30pm

Park Building Room 1.23

School Procedures

An introduction by School Manager, Andrew Parry.

All Students

3.00pm - 4:00pm

Anglesea Building Room 0.31 

Collection of Study Materials and Equipment (second opportunity)

All Students

4:00pm - 5:30pm

Richmond Building Lecture Theatre 1

Student Placement and Employability Centre (SPEC)

4:00pm - 4:30pm

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

All Students

Learning Support

4:30pm - 5:00pm

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

All Students

Careers Service

5:00pm - 5:30pm

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

All Students

Friday 22 September

3:00pm - 3:20pm

Anglesea Building Room 2.06

Institution Wide Languge Programme (IWLP)

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

All Students

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