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History and Politics induction schedule

Session / DescriptionStaff leadDate and timeVenue

Faculty Induction

Learn more about settling into university and how things work, what we expect of you and what you can expect of us and how to find support when you need it.

Alison Green, Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching

Come along to either - Monday 10 September, 2pm


Wednesday 12  September, 11am

Cottrell A3




Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

History Survival skills session - transitioning to University

There's also an ongoing series of life/history skills workshops on Wed 10-11am throughout semester.

Catherine Mills Wednesday 12 September 2018, 10-11am Cottrell A3
History and Politics - Formal induction session

Catherine Mills

Wednesday  12 September 2018, 2-3pm or 3-4pm (repeated session)

Cottrell A4

Essential student guide to library and IT services

Come along to one of the sessions to find out everything you need to know about our library and IT services at Stirling, including how to:

  • print and make photocopies
  • access Wi-Fi
  • save files onto the network
  • access student email
  • use the Library
  • find journal articles
  • access the computing labs
  • get free Office software

All topics are presented in a series of videos. All students welcome.

Library/Information Services staff 

Come along to one of the following sessions:

Sunday 9th September 2018, 1.00pm – 2.00pm or 2.00pm – 3.00pm


Monday 10th September 2018, 12.00noon – 1.00pm

Cottrell, Logie Lecture Theatre

How to be a successful student at Stirling

This presentation explores some of the attributes and skills undergraduate students need to be successful at the University of Stirling.  This session will give you an insight into what lecturers expect of you, how uni differs from school or college, how to get your studying organised and top tips on managing your assignments.  This is a great opportunity to get ahead and also ask any questions you have about settling into university.  
Ruth Watkins, Head of Student Learning Services  Friday 14  September,  10am  Cottrell B4 
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