Event

Health and Social Care - department induction events (Colchester)

An essential start to your academic life at the University of Essex

  • Mon 30 Sep - Fri 4 Oct 19

    09:00

  • Colchester Campus

  • Event type

    Welcome

  • Event organiser

    Health and Social Care, School of

  • Contact details


    01206 872854

Your departmental induction is an essential part of Welcome Week.

Come and find out more about your course, meet key members of staff like your personal tutor, and meet the people you’re going to be studying with.

Your induction schedule

BSc and MSc Nursing (Adult and Mental Health)

Monday 30th September

 Time  Activity  Location
 10.00 - 11.00  Welcome Talk   LTB8
 11.30 - 11.45 DDLO  LTB8
 12.00 - 13.00 NHS constitution and values based care  LTB8
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 14.50 NMC and The Code  LTB8
 15.00 - 15.30 Occupational Health talk from Helen Pasco  LTB8
 16.00 - 17.00 Learning Support Fund talk  Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall A

Tuesday 1st October 

 

 Time Activity Location

10.00

 

Uniform fitting: MSc Nursing (Adult)

  5s.3.7 and 5s.3.1
 10.20 Uniform fitting: MSc Nursing (Mental Health)  5s.3.7 and 5s.3.1
 11.00 Uniform fitting: BSc Nursing (Adult) -  surnames A-M  5s.3.7 and 5s.3.1
 11.45 Uniform fitting: BSc Nursing (Adult) -  surnames N-Z  5s.3.7 and 5s.3.1
 12.15 Uniform fitting:  BSc Nursing (Mental Health)  5s.3.7 and 5s.3.1
 14.00 - 15.00 Introduction to Library Services   LTB2
 15.00 - 15.45 Undergraduate registration  Sports Hall
 15.45 - 16.30 Postgraduate registration  Sports Hall

 

 


Wednesday 2nd October

 Time Activity Location
10.00 - 11.00 Introduction to modules and curriculum  LTB2
 11.00 - 11.50  Introduction to assessments   LTB2
 12.00 - 12.50 Classroom expectations  LTB2
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 15.00  Introduction to Placements & Mandatory Training  LTB7
 15.00 -16.00  UNISONS and RCN talks   LTB2

 LTB2

Thursday 3rd October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00  TASI Theory LTB8
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch  
 14.00 - 16.00

Group specific sessions:

Nursing (Adult)

Nursing (Mental Health)



LTB2

NTC 1.03


Friday 4th October

Time Activity Location
 10.00-12.30

Academic Skills

Introduction to IT

Team building exercise

NTC 2.01

IT lab M 4S.2.4

NTC 2.02

 12.00 -14.00  Lunch  
 14.00 - 15.00 Morning activities continued  
 15.15 - 16.30

MSc students only:

HS858 - Skills for Success

NTC 2.05
 15.15 - 16.30

BSc students only:

HS502 module launch - Martin Harrison

 LTB8

BSc and MSc Occupational Therapy

Monday 30 September

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 Welcome talk  (including talk on Occupational Health) TC2.8 and TC2.9
 13.00 - 14.00  Lunch break  
 14.00 - 16.00

 BSc Occupational Therapy only:

Team building exercise

 TC2.8 and TC2.9
 14.00 - 16.00

MSc Occupational Therapy only:

Team building exercise

TC 2.14 and TC2.15
 16.00 - 17.00 Learning Support Fund talk Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall A

Tuesday 1st October

Time Activity  Location
 9.00 - 10.00  Uniform fitting  5S.3.1
10.00 - 13.00  Introduction to Placements and mandatory training  LTB4
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 15.00 Uniform fitting 5S.3.1
 15.00 - 15.45 Undergraduate registration Sports Hall
 15.45 - 16.30  Postgraduate registration Sports Hall
 14.00 - 16.00 Introduction to support available within the School and the University LTB4

Wednesday 2nd October

Self-directed study

Thursday 3rd October

Time Activity Location
10.00 - 13.00 Introducing the Royal College of Occupational Therapists 

Library introduction delivered by Greg Cadge  at 10am 
 LTB 9 
 13.00 - 14.00 Meet OT Students and OT society for lunch  NTC 1.01
 14.00 - 15.00

BSc students only:

Writing at undergraduate level

NTC 1.05
 14.00 - 15.00

MSc students only:

Critical and Professional Writing – Moving from Level 6 to Level 7 writing 

 NTC.1.04

Friday 4th October

Activities for MSc students only.   

 

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00  Introduction to HS892 Foundations for Occupational Therapy   5S.3.8

BSc and MSc Speech and Language Therapy

Monday 30th September

Time Activity Location
 9.00 - 12.00 Welcome talk 4N.6.1
 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch break  
 13.00 - 16.00

SLT team building: 

BSc students

MSc students



TC2.6

TC2.7

 16.00 - 17.00 Learning Support Fund talk Ivore Crewe Lecture Hall A

Tuesday 1st October

 

BSc students only:

Date Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00

'All about me' bags

 12.30-12.45 Meet the SDLO

 NTC 1.02
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 15.00 Drop in NTC 2.06
 15.00 - 15.45 Undergraduate registration

Sports Hall

 

MSc students only:

Date Activity Location
10.00 - 13.00

10.00-10.15 Meet the SDLO

'All about me' bags

NTC 1.03
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch break
14.00 - 15.00 Drop in NTC 2.05
15.45 -16.30 Postgraduate registration

Sports Hall


Wednesday 2nd October

Time Activity Location
 9.00 - 10.00 Uniform fitting 5S.3.1
 10.00 - 13.00 Introduction to placement and Occupational Health 4N.6.1

Thursday 3rd October

No activities today.

Friday 4 October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 Optional welcome back session for 2nd year BSc students NTC 2.04

MSc Health Research, and MA Health and Organisational Research

Tuesday 1 October

Time Activity Location
 12.00 - 14.00 Induction 2S2.5.20
 14.00 - 15.45 Break  
 15.45 - 16.30 Registration Sports Hall

MA Social Work

Monday 30th September

Time Activity Location
10.00 - 13.00 Programme induction TBC
 13.00-14.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 17.00  Programme induction  TBC

Tuesday 1 October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 TBC TBC
 13.00 - 14.00 Lunch  
 14.00 -15.45 TBC TBC
 15.45 -16.30 Registration Sports Hall

Wednesday 2 October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 TBC TBC

Postgraduate Research students

Friday 4 October

Time Activity Location
 9.00 - 10.00 Registration Sports Hall
 10.15 - 13.30 Postgraduate Research university-wide welcome conference Ivor Crewe Lecture Hall
 13.30 - 14.00 Lunch Ivor Crewe foyer
 14.00 - 16.00 Department induction NTC 2.06