Event

Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies - Welcome week events

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

  • Mon 4 - Fri 8 Oct 21

    11:30

  • Online

  • Event type

    Welcome
    Compulsory event

  • Event organiser

    Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies, Department of

  • Contact details


    01206 872626

Your department induction is an essential part of Welcome Week.

Below are the events being held in the Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies throughout Welcome Week 2021. Please note there will be no events held on Wednesday 6th October 2021.

Undergraduates

Monday 4th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
11.30am - 12pm Welcome, induction and Q&A for direct entry second years, repeating and returning students  https://essex-university.zoom.us/j/96555105283 
Meeting ID: 965 5510 5283

Tuesday 5th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
11.00am - 11.15am

Welcome from the Head of Department

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

11.15am – 11.20am: Director of Education

11.20am – 11.25am: Head of Creative Writing

11.25am – 11.30am: Head of Drama

11.30am – 11.35am: Head of Film

11.35am – 11.40am: Head of Journalism

11.40am – 11.45am: Head of Literature

UG induction – talks from Director of Education and Subject Heads

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

12.00pm - 12.10pm: Library

12.10pm- 12.20pm – SU

12.20 – 12.25pm – RLF

Welcome from the Library, Students Union and Royal Literary Fund Fellow  Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Thursday 7th October 2021

Time Event Location
TBC Meet your Personal Tutor  - detailed timetable to be provided These will be set up once the tutor groups have been established.  Students will be notified of the zoom code by email.
2pm - 4pm BA Drama and BA Drama and Literature Workshop Lakeside Theatre (in person)
4pm - 6pm Reading, poetry, and song Evening Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Friday 8th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
10am - 11am

Meet the admin team drop in to answer questions

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.
 11am - 12pm Meet the team - Film Studies and Film and Creative Writing students Zoom details will be sent to you via email.
 11am - 1pm Mini - Newsday for single honours Multimedia Journalism students
News Room and Media Suite (in person)
 12pm -1pm   Literature Cafe (TBC)

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Postgraduate Taught

 Monday 4th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
11am - 11.30am

Welcome back event for PGT part-time second-year students

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Tuesday 5th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
2pm - 2.05pm

Welcome from the Head of Department

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.
2.05pm - 2.25pm PGT induction  - Welcome from MA Director Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

2.25pm-2:35pm – Library

2:35pm-2:40pm- RLF

2:40pm-2:45pm – SU

2:45pm-2:50pm – Ethics Officer

2:50pm-2:55pm – Employability Officer

2:55pm-3:30pm – Student Q&A

PGT induction – talks from Library, RLF, SU, Ethics and Employability

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.
4pm - 5pm - Meet your MA Course Director MA Scriptwriting Zoom details will be sent to you via email

Thursday 7th October 2021



Time Event Location
2pm - 2.05pm Meet your Personal Tutor  - detailed timetable to be provided These will be set up once the tutor groups have been established.  Students will be notified of the zoom code by email.
2pm - 3pm Meet your MA Course Director MA Literature, Culture and Society, MA Modern and Contemporary Literature, MA Literature and Creative Writing, MA Wild Writing, MA Creative Writing, MA Film Studies, MA Film and Literature (Zoom details will be emailed to you)
 4pm - 6pm Reading, poetry, and song evening Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Friday 8th October 2021

Time  Event  Location 
10am - 11am

Meet the admin team drop in to answer questions

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Postgraduate Research

Tuesday 5th October

Time  Event  Location 
6pm - onwards Film night LTB10 (in person)

Thursday 7th October

Time  Event  Location 
6pm - onwards Reading, song and poetry evening  Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Friday 8th October

Time  Event  Location 

2.00pm-2:05pm – Welcome from HoD

2:05pm-2:20pm – Welcome from Graduate Director

2:20pm-2:25pm – Ethics Officer

2:25pm-2:35pm – Library

2:35pm-2:40pm – RLF

2:40pm-2:50pm – Supervisors introduction

2:50pm-3:00pm – Student Q&A 

PGR departmental induction

 

Zoom details will be sent to you via email.

Returning students

If you are a returning student please visit the Moodle Welcome page for more information about your new academic year induction schedule.

How to attend

This event will be held online, via Zoom. More information including a Zoom link will be provided soon. For more information, please feel free to email us at liftstt@essex.ac.uk

Additional information

Studying more than one subject? If you're studying a joint degree, you should access key support through your home department. If you're not sure which is your home department, you can find out on MyEssex.

 

 

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