New Students

School of Art

TimeEventLocation

Monday

09.00

Institute director's welcome to first year students. (COMPULSORY)

Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
10.30

Meeting to welcome first year students and explain degree structures, including the differences between core, optional and elective modules. Distribution of induction materials. (COMPULSORY)

Room 312, School of Art
11.00 Meeting for all students who wish to register for Welsh language modules and for students across the Institute who wish to meet other Welsh language speakers.  Breakfast will be provided. Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
19.00 - 21.00 First year welcome party. Room 306, School of Art
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Thursday
11.00 Information services induction, followed by course specific induction meetings for Fine Art, Art History and Creative Arts. (COMPULSORY) Room 312, School of Art
To be confirmed Meeting with personal tutor.  You will be advised time and location by email from your personal tutor. (COMPULSORY) School of Art

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

IBERS

 Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS)

TimeTimeLocation

Monday

09.00-10.00

Welcome to IBERS. (COMPULSORY)
Immediately after this event, students will be grouped according to degree scheme and led to various locations for degree scheme talks.

Lecture Theatres A12 and A14, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais.

10.00-11.00

Degree scheme talks. Meet your classmates and the staff on your scheme. You will also select your modules for your first year at this session. (COMPULSORY)

Various locations within Edward Llwyd, Carwyn James and the IBERS Buildings. If you get lost or are unsure please call at Reception in the Edward Llwyd Building or IBERS Building, Penglais.

11.00-12.00

Meet your Personal Tutor (COMPULSORY)

Various locations within Edward Llwyd, Carwyn James and the IBERS Buildings. If you get lost or are unsure please call at Reception in the Edward Llwyd Building or IBERS Building, Penglais.

Tuesday

09.00-17.00

First year registration. (Only COMPULSORY for those students who missed degree scheme talks on Monday or those who are still having problems registering.)

Arts Centre Creative Studio, Penglais (behind Arts Centre).

Wednesday

09.00-17.00

Orientation Week degree scheme activities. Details will be provided during degree scheme talks on Monday.

Various locations. If you get lost or are unsure please call at Reception in the Edward Llwyd Building or IBERS Building, Penglais.

Thursday

09.00-17.00

Orientation Week degree scheme activities. Details will be provided during degree scheme talks on Monday.

Various locations. If you get lost or are unsure please call at Reception in the Edward Llwyd Building or IBERS Building, Penglais.

Friday

14.00-16.00

IBERS Welcome Event.

Location to be confirmed during Orientation Week.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Computer Science

The following events are for all new students except foundation year students.  Foundation year students please scroll down further to see your events.

TimeEventLocation
Monday
10.00 - 10.30 Institute welcome to new students. (COMPULSORY) MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
10.30 - 11.30 Advising for first year students. (COMPULSORY *) MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
12.00 - 14.00 Beer and pizza for first year students. Main Hall, Students' Union, Penglais
13.30 - 14.30 Advising for first year students - repeat session. (COMPULSORY *) MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
14.00 - 16.00

Mathematics evaluation - 15 mins.  (Take this if you achieved GCSE Mathematics grade B to A*.) **

Programming self-evaluation - 20 mins. (Take if you are considering CS12510 - Functional Programming.)

B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
15.30 - 16.00 Meeting for students repeating year 1. (COMPULSORY) MP0.10, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Wednesday
10.30 - 11.00 Meeting for female students. Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais
11.30 - 12.00 Meeting for overseas students. Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais
11.30 - 12.00 Meeting for mature students. Room E34 (CIS), Llandinam Building, Penglais
12.00 - 12.30 Meeting for Welsh-speaking students. Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais
14.00 - 15.30 Familiarisation session for first year students. (COMPULSORY) MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
15.30 - 16.30 Meet your personal tutor. (COMPULSORY) MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
Thursday
09.00 - 18.00 Introduction to programming for first year students. (COMPULSORY) Room B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
Friday
09.00 - 18.00 Introduction to programming for first year students. (COMPULSORY) Room B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais

*Attend one session only - the repeat session at 13.30 is for students who cannot attend the earlier session at 10.30.

** You do not need to do the evaluation if you have AS or A level Mathematics.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Computer Science: Foundation Year Students

TimeEventLocation

Monday

10.00 - 10.30

Institute welcome to all new students. (COMPULSORY)

MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

10.30 - 11.30

Advising for foundation year students. (COMPULSORY)

MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

11.30 - 12.30

How to pass year 0. (COMPULSORY)

MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

14.30 - 15.00

Meeting for students repeating foundation year. (COMPULSORY)

MP3.05, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

15.30 - 16.30

Beer and pizza for foundation year students.

Picture House, Students' Union, PenglaisTuesday
Tuesday

09.00 - 17.00

Foundation year registration. (COMPULSORY)

Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais

Wednesday

10.30 - 11.00  Meeting for female students. Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais 
11.00 - 11.30 Meeting for foundation year returners only. (COMPULSORY *) MP0.10, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais 
11.30 - 12.00  Meeting for overseas students. Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais 
11.30 - 12.00  Meeting for mature students. Room E34 (CIS), Llandinam Building, Penglais 
12.00 - 12.30  Meeting for Welsh-speaking students.  Room C57a, Llandinam Building, Penglais 

14.00 - 15.30

Familiarisation session for new foundation year students.  (COMPULSORY **)

MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

15.30 - 16.30

Meet your personal tutor. (COMPULSORY)

MP0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

Friday
08.00 - 18.00 Activities day. Further information to be provided

* Only for foundation year returners.

** Should not be attended by foundation year returners.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

School of Education

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.00 Institute Director's welcome to all first year students. (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
10.00 or 13.00 Introduction for all first year students.  You should attend at one of these times only. (COMPULSORY)* Room D5, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
11.00

Meeting for all students who wish to register for Welsh language modules and for students across the Institute who wish to meet other Welsh language speakers. Breakfast will be provided.

Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Thursday
11.00 - 13.00 Welcome buffet and study skills talk. (COMPULSORY) Medrus Mawr, Penbryn, Penglais

14.00

Library skills talk and tour. (COMPULSORY) Room D54, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais

Friday

10.00 - 12.00

Departmental drop-in session - a chance to come for coffee and have a chat with staff and current student mentors. Foyer, P5, Penglais

 * You should attend at one of these times only.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

English and Creative Writing

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.00 Institute Director's welcome to first year students.  (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
10.30 - 11.30 Welcome for Single Honours students followed by a meeting with your personal tutor.  (COMPULSORY) Room D5, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
11.00 Meeting for all students who wish to register for Welsh language modules and for students across the Institute who wish to meet other Welsh language speakers.  Breakfast will be provided. Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
12.00 - 13.00 Welcome for Joint Honours students followed by a meeting with your personal tutor. (COMPULSORY) Room D5, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
14.30 - 16.00 Induction Session 1:  Meet the Department. (COMPULSORY) Room C22, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
16.00 - 17.00 Pizza and drinks.  Department Foyer, Hugh Owen Building, Penglai
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. Departmental staff will be available to assist in your choice of modules.  Registration itself is completed online. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Wednesday
11.30 - 13.30 Guided Tour of the local area (wear sensible shoes). Starting from the Department Foyer, D Floor, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Thursday
10.00 - 11.00 Induction Session 2:  Undergraduate Study.
(COMPULSORY)
Room A14, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
12.00 - 12.30 Welcome to our International Students. Room D54, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
14.00 - 14.30 Meeting for Single Honours students with personal tutors. (COMPULSORY) Tutors' rooms, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
14.30 - 15.00 Meeting for Joint Honours students with personal tutors. (COMPULSORY) Tutors' rooms, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Friday
14.00 - 16.00 Induction Session 2 – Meet the Subject. (COMPULSORY) Room A14, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais

During the first week, details of seminar groups should appear on your student record.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

 

Geography and Earth Sciences

TimeEventLocation

Monday

09.45 - 11.30

Welcome to new students.  (COMPULSORY)

A6 Llandinam Building, Penglais

11.30 - 11.50

Studying through Welsh in DGES (COMPULSORY)

G3a Llandinam Building, Penglais

12.00 - 12.20

Introduction for all joint honours students. (COMPULSORY)

K5 Llandinam

13.30 - 15.00

Personal Tutor Meetings (students will be contacted pre arrival).

Llandinam Building

14.00 - 16.00

Registration drop in clinic – an opportunity for students with any registration queries to call in prior to registration.

B floor Office, Llandinam

14.00 - 16.00

Timed slots with Departmental Disability Coordinator – for students affected by disability to discuss any issues that you wish to raise with the department.

Jean Jones, K9a Llandinam

16.30 - 17.30

“What I wish I’d known last year” - welcome from the GeoSoc and Earth Science Society.

0.26 Biology Main, Edward Lloyd

17.30 - 19.00

Social Evening.

Think Tank, B floor Llandinam

Tuesday

09.00 - 17.00

Registration for first year students.  (COMPULSORY)

Great Hall, Art Centre, Penglais

Thursday

09.00 - 10.00

“Getting the most from your degree” - Year 1 BSc Physical Geography and BA Human Geography students.  (COMPULSORY)

0.15. Main Lecture Theatre, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

16.00 - 16.30

English-medium library talks. * (COMPULSORY)

A6 Llandinam Building, Penglais

16.30 - 17.00

Welsh-medium library talks. * (COMPULSORY)

A6 Llandinam Building, Penglais

Friday

09.30 - 10.30

“Getting the most from your degree” - Year 1 BSc Geography, BSc Enviromental Earth Science and BSc Environmental Science students. (COMPULSORY)

A6 Llandinam Building, Penglais

* You should attend the talk applicable to your language of study.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

History and Welsh History

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.30 - 12.30 Welcome and induction event. (COMPULSORY) Room C22, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais.
19.00 - 21.00 Social event. History & Welsh History Concourse Level C, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais.
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

International Politics

TimeEventLocation
Monday
12.30 - 13.30 Welcome to new students. (COMPULSORY) Main Lecture Theatre, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
14.15 - 16.30 Advising. West Room, International Politics Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
18.00 - 19.00 Reception for new students. Main Hall, International Politics Building, Penglais
Wednesday
13.00 - 14.00 Essential Know How: Part One. (COMPULSORY) Main Hall, International Politics Building, Penglais
14.00 - 16.00 Meetings with personal tutors. (COMPULSORY) Staff Offices
Thursday
11.00 - 12.00 Essential Know How: Part Two. (COMPULSORY) Main Hall, International Politics Building, Penglais
Friday
11.00 - 12.00 Essential Know How: Part Three. (COMPULSORY) Main Hall, International Politics Building, Penglais

 Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Aberystwyth Law School

TimeEventLocation
Monday
10.30 - 12.00 Aberystwyth Law School welcome and general introduction.  (COMPULSORY) Lecture Theatre T1, Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
12.00 - 14.00 Meetings for specific degree schemes. (COMPULSORY) Rooms in Elystan Morgan or Rheidol Buildings, Llanbadarn (you will be told which room to go to during the introduction session)
14.00 - 14.30 Welsh-medium study. Room 1.10 Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
14.00 - 15.00 Welcome meeting for Erasmus students.  (COMPULSORY for Erasmus students only) Room B1.17, Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
 

Free bus - The bus takes a circular route between the Bus Station and Llanbadarn Campus.

Monday 25.09.17

 

Bus station

Penglais Campus

CK's/Cwrt Mawr

Llanbadarn Campus

CK's/Cwrt Mawr

Penglais Campus

Bus station

10.00

10.10

10.20

10.30

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10.45

11.30

11.40

11.50

12.00

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12.15

12.20

12.30

12.40

12.50-13.10

13.15

13.20

13.25

13.30

13.35

13.40

13.50-13.10

14.15

14.20

14.30

14.40

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14.50-15.00

15.10
(last stop)

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17.40

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17.50-18.10

18.20

18.30

18.40

 
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration for all students, except UK transfer scheme/direct entry students.  (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
16.30 - 18.00 Direct entry registration guidance session for all UK transfer scheme/direct entry students.  (COMPULSORY) Room C22 Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Wednesday
12.00 - 13.30 Mock Trial hosted by the Mooting Society. Room 1.21 Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
12.00 - 13.30 Film and discussion for Criminology students. Padarn Room, Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
13.30 - 14.00 Campus tours: will depart from the foyer of Elystan Morgan Building.  Book your place from Thursday 21 September onwards at the Elystan Morgan reception or by email to iblstaff@aber.ac.uk Llanbadarn
14.00 - 16.00 Welcome get-together (with coffee and cake!) for all new Law and Criminology students. Includes a Law and Criminology themed Freshers' Fair featuring information on the Law Society, Criminology Society, Mooting Society, LexisNexis, Erasmus, Signpost. Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
Thursday
09.10 - 11.00 Module introductory sessions. (COMPULSORY) Times and locations will be available on our website from mid-September
12.15 - 12.45 Departmental library and IT induction. (COMPULSORY) Lecture Theatre T1, Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
13.00 - 16.30 Meeting with personal tutor.  (COMPULSORY) To be advised by email to your Aber account
13.00 - 16.30 Meeting with peer mentors - this is a departmental initiative to help new students to settle into life in Aber.  (ADVISABLE) To be advised by email to your Aber account
Friday
09.10 - 11.00 Module introductory sessions. (COMPULSORY) Times and locations will be available on our website from mid-September
11.10 - 12.00 International students - compliance talk. (COMPULSORY for all international students) Lecture Theatre T1, Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
11.10 - 15.00 Meeting with personal tutor.  (COMPULSORY) To be advised by email to your Aber account
11.10 - 15.00 Meeting with peer mentors - this is a departmental initiative to help new students to settle into life in Aber.  (ADVISABLE) To be advised by email to your Aber account

 Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Aberystwyth Business School

TimeEventLocations
Monday
12.00 - 13.00 Erasmus student meeting with Scheme Co-ordinator. (COMPULSORY for Erasmus students only.) Postgraduate Computer Room (RB 0.60), Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
13.00 - 14.00 Discover various opportunities for Welsh-medium study. Room 0.35 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
14.00 - 15.00 Welcome meeting for first year, Erasmus and international students to include library and IT induction. (COMPULSORY) Lecture Theatre T1 Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
15.00 - 16.30 Practice and advisory lecture with degree scheme co-ordinator for first year Business & Management students to include tour of Llanbadarn.  (COMPULSORY) Room 3.01 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
15.00 - 16.30 Practice and advisory lecture with degree scheme co-ordinator for first year Marketing students to include tour of Llanbadarn.  (COMPULSORY) Room 0.23 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
15.00 - 16.30 Practice and advisory lecture with degree scheme co-ordinator for first year Economics students to include tour of Llanbadarn.  (COMPULSORY) Room 0.55 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
15.00 - 16.30 Practice and advisory lecture with degree scheme co-ordinator for first year Accounting & Finance students to include tour of Llanbadarn. (COMPULSORY) Room 2.21, Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
15.00 - 16.30 Practice and advisory lecture with degree scheme co-ordinator for first year Tourism students to include tour of Llanbadarn. (COMPULSORY) Room 0.38 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
16.30 - 18.00 Welcome afternoon quiz - meet your tutor. Padarn Room, Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
 

Free bus - The bus takes a circular route between the Bus Station and Llanbadarn Campus.

Monday 25.09.17

 

Bus station

Penglais Campus

CK's/Cwrt Mawr

Llanbadarn Campus

CK's/Cwrt Mawr

Penglais Campus

Bus station

10.00

10.10

10.20

10.30

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10.45

11.30

11.40

11.50

12.00

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12.15

12.20

12.30

12.40

12.50-13.10

13.15

13.20

13.25

13.30

13.35

13.40

13.50-13.10

14.15

14.20

14.30

14.40

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14.50-15.00

15.10
(last stop)

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17.40

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17.50-18.10

18.20

18.30

18.40

 
Tuesday
09.00 - 16.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Wednesday
15.00 - 17.00 Work opportunities, career prospects and study skills for international students. A12 Hugh Owen Building, Penglais Campus
Thursday
10.00 - 13.00 Careers skills session. (COMPULSORY) Padarn Room, Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
13.30 - 17.00 Induction field visit for Tourism students - transport arrangements to be advised. (COMPULSORY) King Arthur's Labyrinth, Corris
14.00 - 15.00 Careers skills session debrief and award ceremony. (COMPULSORY) Padarn Room, Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
17.00 The Aberystwyth International Student Experience. The Cwtch, Blas Padarn, Llanbadarn
Friday
11.00 - 12.00 International students - compliance talk. (COMPULSORY for all international students.) Lecture Theatre T1 Elystan Morgan Building, Llanbadarn
13.00 - 14.00 Personal tutor afternoon and career guidance. Staff Offices, Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn
14.00 - 15.00 English language and study support for IBL* students. Room 0.52 Rheidol Building, Llanbadarn

* IBL – Institute of Business & Law.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Mathematics

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.15 - 09.45 Welcome to the Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science. (COMPULSORY) MP 0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
10.00 - 11.15 Induction for all students on degrees with 'Mathematics' and 'Mathematical' in their titles (including Foundation).  (COMPULSORY) MP 0.10, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
11.30 - 12.00 Induction for all students on Mathematics Foundation year.  (COMPULSORY) MP 0.10, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
11.30 - 12.00 Induction for all students interested in Welsh-medium Mathematics. MP 2.04, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
12.00 - 12.30 Session for returning Foundation Year students starting year 1. (COMPULSORY) MP 0.10, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
15.30  - 16.00 Meet your personal tutor - all first year Mathematics students.  (COMPULSORY) Library, Fourth Floor, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
16.00 - 17.00 Social event. Library, Fourth Floor, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais

Wednesday

11.30 - 13.30

Introduction to Blackboard and the diagnostic test. Introduction to Library and Information Services. Time for questions and answers - all Mathematics students starting year 1. (COMPULSORY) Ystafell B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
13.30 - 15.30 Introduction to Blackboard and the diagnostic test. Introduction to Library and Information Services. Time for questions and answers - all Mathematics and Physics students starting Foundation year. (COMPULSORY) Ystafell B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
Thursday
10.30 - 10.45 Session for Mathematics students repeating year 1. (COMPULSORY) MP 0.11, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
Friday
14.00 - 15.00 Feedback session. (COMPULSORY) MP 0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Modern Languages

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.00 Institute Director’s welcome to all first year students. (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
11.00 Meeting for all students who wish to register for Welsh language modules and for students across the Institute who wish to meet other Welsh language speakers.  Breakfast will be provided. Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
13.00 - 14.00 Induction for all first year intending honours students. (COMPULSORY) Room D5, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
14.00-16.00 Part 1 Advising on Option Modules Department of Modern Languages Foyer, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais

Wednesday

13.00 - 15.45

Language Lab Induction. (COMPULSORY)

13.00-13.45:  surname A-G

14.00-14.45:  surname H-P

15.00-15.45:  surname Q-Z

Language Lab 2, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais

13.00 - 15.45

Library Induction. (COMPULSORY)

13.00-13.45:  surname H-P

14.00-14.45:  surname Q-Z

15.00-15.45:  surname A-G

Hugh Owen Library, Penglais
Thursday
13.30 - 16.00 Welcome to Modern Languages. (COMPULSORY) Room C4, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
16.00 - 18.00 Reception for all first year students. Department of Modern Languages Foyer, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais

 Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Physics

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.15 - 09.45 Welcome to the Institute of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science. (COMPULSORY) Main Lecture Theatre MP 0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
10.00 - 11.30 Welcome and introduction to academic study at the Department of Physics. (COMPULSORY) Lecture Theatre MP 0.11, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
10.00 - 11.30 Welcome and introduction to academic study at the Department of Physics for students on the Physics degree schemes with Foundation year (F301 and F512). (COMPULSORY) Laboratory MP 1.00, First Floor, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
11.30 - 12.00 Session for students interested in Welsh-medium Physics and Mathematics. SEL MP 2.04, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
15.30 - 16.00 Meet your personal tutor. (COMPULSORY) Laboratory MP 2.00, Second Floor, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
16.00 - 17.00 Welcome event - pizza and drinks. Foyer, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Wednesday
09.00 - 11.30 Familiarisation with electronic systems (including Physics electronic textbook, Blackboard, Library/Information Services), questions and answers session, and diagnostic test - all Physics students in Year 1. (COMPULSORY) Room B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
13.30 - 15.30 Familiarisation with electronic systems (including Blackboard, Library/Information Services), questions and answers session, and diagnostic test - all Physics and Mathematics students in Year 0 (Foundation year). (COMPULSORY) Room B23, Llandinam Building, Penglais
Friday
14.00 - 15.00 Feedback session on Mathematics diagnostic test. (COMPULSORY) Main Lecture Theatre MP 0.15, Physical Sciences Building, Penglais

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Psychology

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.15 - 10.15 First year students’ welcome session (meet at P5 Building at 09.00 if you are unsure where to go). (COMPULSORY) 0.26, Edward Llwyd, Penglais
10.45 - 11.15 International Students Welcome (for all non-UK students).

1.61, P5 Building, Penglais

10.45 - 11.15 Welsh Students Welcome (for all Welsh Language students). 1.62, P5 Building, Penglais
13.00 - 14.00 Single Honours Psychology (C800/WF7F/N1FW) Welcome Psychology Challenge. (COMPULSORY) C22, Hugh Owen, Penglais
14.00 - 15.00 Psychology and Criminology (CM89/A1C6) Welcome Psychology Challenge. (COMPULSORY) 1.64, P5 Building, Penglais
14.00 - 16.00 30 minute meeting with personal tutor -  time and location to be advised by email to your Aber account.  (COMPULSORY) P5 Building, Penglais
14.00 - 16.00 Registration drop in clinic - an opportunity for students with any registration queries to call in prior to registration. General Office, P5 Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Wednesday
10.00 - 12.00 Aber Psychology Advantage Session. (COMPULSORY) C22, Hugh Owen, Penglais
17.30 - 19.00 Pizza Social - meet the staff and our student mentors. (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Bar
Thursday
10.00 - 12.00 Year 1 introduction to study session - your degree - we're here to help.  (COMPULSORY) C22, Hugh Owen, Penglais
14.00 - 15.00 Campus tour - tour of room locations on campus with some of our current students. Leaving from P5 Building, Penglais
Friday
10.00 - 15.00 Friday Field Trip – “Psychology in the town”.  A morning of hands on Psychology around Aberystwyth. To be confirmed

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Theatre, Film and Television Studies

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.00 Institute Director's welcome to all first year students. (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
10.30 - 11.15 Head of Department's welcome and personal tutor meeting for first year students with surnames A-M*. (COMPULSORY) Emily Davies Studio, Parry Williams Building, Penglais
11.00 Meeting for all students who wish to register for Welsh language modules and for students across the Institute who wish to meet other Welsh language speakers.  Breakfast will be provided. Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
11.15 - 12.00 Head of Department's welcome and personal tutor meeting for first year students with surnames N-Z*.  (COMPULSORY) Emily Davies Studio, Parry Williams Building, Penglais
14.00 - 15.00 Meeting for students following degrees through the medium of Welsh*. (COMPULSORY) Room 2.51, Parry Williams Building, Penglais
14.00 - 15.00 Meeting for students following degrees in Film & Television Studies and Media & Communication Studies.  (COMPULSORY) Emily Davies Studio, Parry Williams Building, Penglais
15.00 - 16.00 Meeting for students following single and joint honours degrees in Drama & Theatre Studies and Scenography & Theatre Design. (COMPULSORY) Emily Davies Studio, Parry Williams Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY)
Foyer, Parry Williams, Penglais
Wednesday
10.00 - 10.30 First year ‘Meet your Mentor’. (COMPULSORY) Emily Davies Studio, Parry Williams Building, Penglais 
11.00 - 12.00 First year EU and International Student Welcome. Room 2.51, Parry Williams Building, Penglais 
Thursday
12.00 - 13.30 First year induction including Information Services Welcome. (COMPULSORY) Room A12, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Friday
11.00 - 11.30 First year Joint Honours Student Welcome. Room 0.10, Physical Sciences, Penglais 

* If students are unable to be at the designated meeting due to a clash, they may attend the alternative meeting. It is important that they go to one of these sessions.

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.

Welsh and Celtic Studies

TimeEventLocation
Monday
09.00 Institute Director’s welcome to all first year students. (COMPULSORY) Arts Centre Theatre, Penglais
11.00 Informal welcome to the Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies (late breakfast). Institute Meeting Room, Floor D, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Tuesday
09.00 - 17.00 First year registration. (COMPULSORY) Great Hall, Arts Centre, Penglais
Thursday
12.00 - 12.30 Welcome to our International Students. (COMPULSORY) Room C6, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
14.00 Formal welcome to the Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies. (COMPULSORY) Room D5, Hugh Owen Building, Penglais
Monday
19.30 Welcome evening. To be confirmed

Teaching starts on Monday 02 October 2017.