Geography & Earth Sciences

Academic Orientation Programme for Geography & Earth Sciences. 

Information for new undergraduate students

Date

Time 

Event

Event Information

Location

26/09/2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10:30 - 10:45

Welcome to new students

Welcome presentation to new undergraduate students by the Faculty of Earth and Life Science Pro Vice Chancellor Prof Neil Glasser

COMPULSORY

Edward Llwyd 0.26

10:30 - 11:15

Departmental Welcome

Welcome by Dr Jesse Heley (Director of Undergraduates) and Dr Sarah Davies (Head of Department

COMPULSORY

0.26, Edward Llwyd

12:00 -13:00

Pizza Party

Pizza

(ATTENDANCE ENCOURAGED)

Think Tank

12:00 -14:00

Peer Guide Drop In 

Meet your peer guide (optional)

Think Tank

13:00 - 14:00

Studying through the Medium of Welsh

Welcome to all Welsh medium students

 

0.26, Edward Llwyd

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome –Geography (F800/F80F/F803 and F804)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

G3, Llandinam Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome –Daeryddiaeth (F801/F806 and F805)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

C40, Llandinam Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome – Human Geography (L700/L70F/L703 and L704

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

C26, Llandinam Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome – Physical Geography (F840/ F84F/ F846 and F845)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

C64, Llandinam Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome – Sociology (L300/L30F/L303/L302/LC38 and LL32)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

G34A, Llandinam Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome – Environmental Science (F75F/F750/F753 and F752)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

0.21, Cledwyn Building

14:00 – 15:00

Study Scheme Welcome – Environmental Earth Science (F640/F64F/F643 and F642)

Welcome to the study scheme

COMPULSORY

0.31, IBERS Building

 

16:00 -17:00

What I’d wish I’d known last year

Geog Soc Department Welcome (optional)

A6 Llandinam

27/09/2022

 

Throughout the day

Personal Tutor Meetings

All students will be contacted individually for personal tutor meetings

COMPULSORY

C66, C4, C2 Llandinam Building 

12:00 -14:00

Peer Guide Drop In 

Meet your peer guide (optional)

Think Tank

14:00 - 16:30

Registration Clinic

Drop in clinic for students with registration issues

Outside The Great Hall, Arts Centre

28/09/2022

12:00 -14:00

Peer Guide Drop In 

Meet your peer guide (optional)

Think Tank

29/09/2022

All Day

First year induction field trips

Details to be emailed to students

COMPULSORY

TBC

30/09/2022

All Day

First year induction field trips

Details to be emailed to students

COMPULSORY

TBC

Information for second year students

Date

Time 

Event

Event Information

Location
(Online or physical location)

28/09/2022

10:00-11:00

Y2 Talk

Talk for all returning Year 2 students by Dr Jesse Healey/ Prof John Grattan

0.15, Physical Sciences Building

Information for final year students

Date

Time 

Event

Event Information

Location
(Online or physical location)

28/09/2022

11:00-12:00

Finalists talk

Talk for all returning Y3/Y4 students by Dr Jesse Healey/ Prof John Grattan

A6, Llandinam Building

Information for new postgraduates

Date

Time

Event

Event Information

Location (Online or physical location)

26/09/2022

13:00 - 16:00

Graduate School

Welcome for PGR Students (Welsh medium session)

In person

Coleg Cymraeg Teaching Room (1.30), IBERS

13:00 - 16:00

Graduate School

Welcome for PGR Students (English medium session)

In person

A6, Llandinam Building

27/09/2022

10:00 - 12:00

Graduate School

Welcome for PGT Students (Welsh medium session)

In person

Coleg Cymraeg Teaching Room (1.30), IBERS 

10:00 - 12:00

Graduate School

Welcome for PGT Students (Welsh medium session)

In person

A12, Hugh Owen Building

18:00 - 20:00

AberSU Postgraduate meet & greet 

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

In Person 

Main Room, Students' Union

28/09/2022

 

10:00 - 11:00

FELS PG Welcome

Introduction to research culture, practice and overview of research groups.

(Faculty PVC)

G3, Llandinam Building

 

13:15 - 16:00

Registration for all FELS PG Students

FELS PG students

0.32, IBERS Building

29/09/2022

 

11:00 - 13:00

DGES Welcome and Advice Session

DGES Welcome and Advice Session for new PhD and MPhil students DGES Postgrad director TBC

 

G3, Llandinam Building

30/09/2022

 

11:00 - 12:00

 

DGES MSc/MA scheme meetings

Meetings with individual scheme leaders: ECIA MSc (Stephen Tooth_

 

 

 

 

Think Tank Llandinam Building

 

 

Meetings with individual scheme leaders: Remote Sensing and GIS MSc (Andy Hardy)

C17, Llandinam Building.