Aberystwyth Business School

Academic Orientation Programme for Aberystwyth Business School.

Information for undergraduate students

 

Date

Time 

Activity

Activity type

Location***

Monday

26/09/2022

11:00 - 13:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

Welcome and Introduction to Studying in Aberystwyth Business School

In person

HO C22

 

Monday

26/09/2022

13:00 - 14:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

Lunch With Your Personal Tutor (Pizza and Drinks are provided)

In person

Outside HO C22

Monday

26/09/2022

14:00 - 15:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

Meet Your Degree Scheme

 Co-ordinator

 

In person

HO D54 - Accounting and Finance

HO C4 – Business and management

HO C43 - Economics

HO C6 – Tourism

HO C65 - Marketing

HO C64 – Foundation year only

Monday

26/09/2022

1500 - 16:00

Opportunities for Welsh Medium Study in Aberystwyth Business School

In person  

HO C64

Tuesday

27/09/2022

10:00 - 14:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1 / Direct Entry

Meeting With Your Degree Scheme Co-ordinator

Registration and Treasure Hunt

In person

HO D54 - Accounting and Finance

HO C4 – Business and management

HO C43 - Economics

HO A14 - Tourism

HO C65 - Marketing

HO C64 – Foundation year only

Tuesday

27/09/2022

14:00 - 15:00

Compulsory

Year 2

Welcome back meeting

Registration

In person

HO C65 – Accounting and Finance

HO D59 – Business and management

HO C43 - Economics

HO C6 - Tourism

HO A14 - Marketing

 

Tuesday

27/09/2022

15:30 - 16:30

Compulsory

Year 3

Welcome back meeting

Registration

In person

HO C65 – Accounting and Finance

HO D59 – Business and management

HO C43 - Economics

HO C6 - Tourism

HO A14 - Marketing

Wednesday

28/09/2022

11:00 - 12:30

Compulsory

Foundation /Year 1

Meeting Your Personal Tutor

Quiz

In person

HO A12

Wednesday

28/09/2021

14:00 - 17:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

What is your personal profile?

Personal profile & team working activity

In person

HO C22

Wednesday

28/09/2022

14:00 - 17:00

Compulsory

Year 2 /Year 3

Meeting Your Personal Tutor

In Person

Staff offices

 

Thursday

29/09/2022

10:00 - 11.30

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

Becoming Digital Savvy

In person

HO C22

Thursday

29/09/2022

14:00 - 17:00

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

Meeting Your Personal Tutor

In Person

Staff offices

 

Friday

30/09/2022

11:00 - 12:30

Compulsory

Foundation / Year 1

All set for Week 1? Study Skills, Library and Blackboard…

In person

HO C22

Friday

30/09/2022

14:00 -15:30

Compulsory

Year 2 / Year 3

All set for your Next Academic Year

In person

HO C22

*** Location is subject to change. Please check at least 24 hours in advance.

Information for postgraduate students

Date

Time

Activity

Location 

 


26/09/2022

13:00- 15:00

Graduate School Welcome for PGR Students (Welsh medium session)

Coleg Cymraeg Teaching Room (1.30), IBERS (in person)

13:00- 15:00

 

Graduate School Welcome for PGR Students (English medium session)

Llandinam - A6

14:00-16:00

 

Business School Welcome for PGT Students -

Dr Aloysius Igboekwu, Dr Lyndon Murphy and Vince Dispenza, ABS

Hugh Owen - C22

16:00- 17:00

Meet the PGT Teaching Team

 

Hugh Owen - C22

 

27/09/2022

10:00- 12:00

Graduate School Welcome for PGT Students (Welsh medium session)

Coleg Cymraeg Teaching Room (1.30), IBERS (in person)

10:00- 12:00

Graduate School Welcome for PGT Students (English medium session)

Hugh Owen - A12

13:00 - 13:30

Introduction to Blackboard - Dr James Woolley, Learning & Teaching Enhancement

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

13:30 - 14:00

Visa Compliance Issues - Paul Gatehouse, Compliance Office

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

14:00 - 15:00

 

Effective Networking - Tony Orme, Careers Service

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

 

18:00 - 20:00

Student Union Postgraduate meet & greet - A cheese & wine evening to give students the opportunity to meet other like-minded postgraduate students.

Main Room, Students' Union

28/09/2022


 

 

 

09:00-10:00

Study Skills 1: Learning the Ropes & Knowing the Rules - Vince Dispenza

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

10:00- 11:30

Working Smarter- Learning to Learn More Effectively - Anita Saycell, Information Services

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

11:45-12:45

Build or Enhance your LinkedIn Profile - Bev Herring, Careers Service

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

11:15-12:45

Working Smarter- Learning to Learn More Effectively- Anita Saycell, Information Services

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

PM

Organised Library Tours in Small Groups

Hugh Owen Library

29/09/2022


 

10:00- 12:00

Study Skills 2: Maximising Success in Assessments - Vince Dispenza

Hugh Owen D5

13:00-14:30

Are you Digital Savvy?- Anita Saycell, Information Services

Hugh Owen C22

30/09/2022


 

 

09:00- 11:00

Focus on MBAs

Edward Llwyd, 0.01

09:00- 11:00

Focus on MScs

Edward Llwyd, 0.26

11:00- 12:00

MBA & MSc Looking Ahead to Next Week

MP 0.11

Please note that rooms and other details may be liable to change.