Event

Health and Social Care - department induction events (Southend)

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

  • Mon 30 Sep - Fri 4 Oct 19

    09:30

  • Southend Campus

  • Event type

    Welcome

  • Event organiser

    Health and Social Care, School of

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
9.30 - 10.00 Welcome talk TF.0.11
 10.00 - 12.30 Registration TF 2.13
 12.30 - 13.30 Lunch break  
13.30 - 15.30

 Surnames from A-M

13.30-14.00 - introduction to the library - TF 2.06

14.00-14.30 -  break

14.30-15.30 - uniform fitting  - GB 1.62, 1.65, 1.66 and 1.67

 

Surnames from N-Z

13.30 - 14.30 - uniform fitting - GB 1.62, 1.65, 1.66 and 1.67

14.30 - 15.00  - introduction to the library - TF 2.06


 



Tuesday 1st October

Time Activity Location
 10.00-11.00 The NHS constitution values based care.  GB.2.13 + 2.19
 11.00 - 12.30  Classroom and tutorial Expectations  GB.2.13 + 2.19
 12.30- 14.00  Lunch Break   
 14.00 - 14.30  Introduction to 'Skills for Success'   GB.2.13 + 2.19
 14.30 - 15.00  Occupational Health Talk   GB.2.13 + 2.19
 15.00 - 15.30  SU session  GB.2.13 + 2.19 

 GB.2.13 + 2.19
 GB.2.13 + 2.19
 GB.2.13 + 2.19

Wednesday 2 October

Time  Activity Location
 10.00 - 11.00  Introduction to year 1 modules and assessments  TF.0.11 
 11.00 - 12.00  Learning Support Fund talk  TF.0.11 
 12.30 - 14.00  Lunch Break   
 14.00 - 16.00  Union Reps session 

RCN 
Unison 
 TF.0.11 

Thursday 3rd October 

Time Activity Location
10.00 - 11.00 Meet the teams TF 0.11
 11.00 - 12.00 Hopes and Fears letter writing session TF.0.11

Friday 4 October

BSc MHN only:

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 11.15 Introduction to IT systems  IT Lab 1 (GB.3.53) 
 11.30 - 12.45 Academic Development TF 2.14
 12.00 - 13.00 Lunch break  
 14.00 - 15.15 Team building exercise TF 2.15

 

BSc AN only:

Time Activity Location
10.00 - 11.15 Team building exercise TF 2.15
11.30 - 12.45 Introduction to IT systems IT lab 1 (GB.3.53)
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch break
14.00 -15.00 Academic development TF 2.14

 

 MSc AN and MHN:

Time Activity Location
10.00 - 11.15 Academic development TF 2.14
11.30 - 12.45 Team building exercise  TF 2.15
12.00 - 13.00 Lunch break
14.00 - 15.00 Introduction to IT systems IT lab 1 (GB.3.53)

TF 2.15
TF 2.15

Oral Health Science

Monday 30 September

Time Activity Location
9.00 - 10.00 Registration TF 2.13
10.00 - 11.00 Welcome talk GB3.46
11.00-14.00 Break  
14.00 - 16.00 PE: Online learning skills I
MyEssex, Turnitin and FASer.
Online library resources.
Introduction to the course, Moodle and guided learning.          
 GB.3.53

Tuesday 1st October

 Time Activity Location
10.00 - 13.00 IOHD: Introduction to the module: Aims and assessments.          
Dental Practice I:
The role of the dental hygienist in the UK.
Scope of Practice and professional responsibility.    
 GB.2.33
 13.00 - 14.00  Break  
 14.00-16.00  IOHD: Dental Practice II
The general practice environment: professional practice and business culture.
 GB.3.50

Wednesday 2nd October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 IOHD: Dental Practice III
Interpreting a treatment plan to provide chairside support.
BLS.
 GB.2.33
 13.00-14.00 Break  
14.00 - 16.00  PE: Online learning skills II
Your portfolio and you: Work-based learning documentation, reflective learning and placement.
 GB.3.53

Thursday 3 October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00  IOHD: Dental Practice IV
Decontamination and disinfection in dental practice.  
Handwashing.       
 GB.2.46
 13.00 - 14.00  Break  
 14.00 - 17.00  Student / Staff Social   SU lounge

Friday 4th October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 13.00 IOHD: Dental Practice V
Dental biomaterials.
 GB.3.50
 13.00 - 14.00 Break  
 14.00 - 16.00 IOHD: Dental Practice VI
Health and safety in a general practice environment.          
 GB.3.50 

BSc Social Work

Tuesday 1st October

Time Activity Location
 9.00 - 10.00  Registration   TF.2.13 
 10.00 - 11.00  Break  
 11.00 - 14.00  Departmental Session 1   GB.2.40

Wednesday 2nd October

Time Activity Location
 10.00 - 12.00  Department session 2 GB.2.13
GB.2.18 
GB.2.35
GB.2.41