First Year Start of Session
Monday 30th September 2019
Unless otherwise indicated below all events will be in Skempton Building (SKEM 164)
11:00-11:30 Provost's Welcome (Great Hall)
11:30-12:00 Department Registration/IPAD Collection
12:00-13:00 Department Welcome/Briefing:
Head of Department Professor Paul Robinson
Senior Tutor Dr Sylvain Laizet
Director of Undergraduate Studies (DUGS) Dr Errikos Levis
Tutor for Women Dr Zahra Sharif Khodaei
Director of Undergraduate and Postgraduate Teaching Professor Denis Doorly.
14:00-14:45 Computing Briefing: Dr Omar Bacarreza Nogales/ICT Representative.
14:45-15:30 Health and Safety/Security Briefing: Dr Nigel MacCarthy/Security Representative.
15:30-16:00 City & Guilds College Union Talk
16:00-17:00 Department Student Rep and Aerosoc Student Talks
17:00-19:00 'Mums and Dads' Briefing followed by a social event in City and Guilds Building (CAGB 309) with later years students.
(This event is organised by our Department Student Rep and Aerosoc, our student society).
For some of the sessions on the days below students are split into four groups and we will issue you with this list during Department Registration (same group for events on Tuesday and Wednesday). Please ensure you make a note of your group number and turn up promptly for scheduled events as late students will not be accepted. Students are NOT permitted to join other groups so please do not join nor request to join other groups.
Tuesday 1st October 2019
Laboratory/Boiler Suits Fitting (City and Guilds Building CAGB 309): Mr Gary Senior, Mr Jon Cole, Mr Fortune Belletty (Technical Staff)
10:00 Group 1
10:30 Group 2
11:00 Group 3
11:30 Group 4
11:00-16:00 Freshers' Fair (various venues across campus)
Wednesday 2nd October 2019
Thursday 3rd October 2019
09:00-10:00 Programme Summary Briefing (SKEM 164): (DUGS) Dr Errikos Levis
10:00-11:00 Blackboard Learn Induction (SKEM 164): Faculty Learning Technologist
11:00-13:00 Maths Test (CAGB 649-652; CAGB 749-752)
***Information on the Maths Test will be emailed to students mid-September, no information available prior to this***
14:00-18:00 Department Activities (CAGB 309): Activities will be organised and run by our Teaching Fellows, details will be issued to students at the start of term.
Friday 4th October 2019
Monday 7th October 2019
14:00-15:00 Meet your Personal Tutor (Tutor's Office or as advised in timetable).
The majority of students will meet their tutors at this time but as your tutor also teaches to other years some students will be timetabled to meet their tutors at another time in the week.
Tuesday 8th October 2019
16:00-17:00 Imperial Horizons Introduction Session (S303A, Centre for Languages, Culture and Communication, Sherfield Building Level 3).
Friday 11th October 2019
12:00-13:30 Welcome Lunch Event with Staff (CAGB 309).