Postgraduate Taught Induction Events 2017/18

Faculty Induction Session

 

Date

Session

Lead

Time/Venue

Monday 11th September

Campus Tours

Student Ambassadors

 

3.00 – 4.00 pm

Meet in Crush Hall, Pathfoot

 

Monday 11th September

Mastersness Session

 

Colin Nicolson

4.00pm – 6.00pm

Cottrell Lecture Theatre B3

Monday 11th September

Faculty of Arts and Humanities Welcome Reception

  • Welcome reception with drinks and nibbles
  • Welcome talks from
  • Head of Faculty
  • Emma MacLeod, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Peter Milne, PGT Director

Emma MacLeod

6.00pm – 7.00pm

Oscars, Pathfoot Building

Tuesday 12th September 

How things work at Stirling

Alison Green/ MSc student

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

Tuesday 12th September

Campus Tours – only for students who cannot make the Monday tour

Student Ambassadors

 

5.00 – 6.00 pm

Meet in Crush Hall, Pathfoot

 

Tuesday 12th September

International and Postgraduate Students Welcome Reception

n/a

6.00pm

Venue, Students’ Union

Thursday 14th September

Getting started on Canvas

TBC

4.00pm – 5.00pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

Tuesday 19th September

Good academic integrity and  plagiarism

Phia Steyn

3.00pm – 4.00pm

Logie Lecture Theatre

Wednesday 20th September

Welcome to Stirling and Academic Writing Induction

Alison Green

11am-12pm

Cottrell Lecture Theatre A5

Wednesday 27th September

Communications skills – speaking and presenting

Networking skills- giving confidence in situations when meeting new people

Elaine Watson

10.00am - 12.00pm

C1 & C2, Pathfoot

Wednesday 27th September

Introduction to careers service and employability

Elaine Watson

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

Friday 29th September

Meeting students on masters programmes and meeting the SU

Matt Adie/SU

11.00am – 12pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

Wednesday 4th October

 Cultural intelligence for international students

Elaine Watson

2.00pm - 3.00pm

C25, Pathfoot

  



Programme Specific Inductions

 

Programme

Date

Time

Venue

Media Management

Monday 11 September

10.00 – 11.00 am

Cottrell Room 2B76

Gender Studies

Monday 11 September

10.00 – 12.00 am

Cottrell Room 2B88

Public Policy

Monday 11 September

10.30 – 11.30 am

Cottrell Room 2X6

LLM in Environmental Policy and Governance

Monday 11 September

11.00 – 1.00 pm

Cottrell Room 2B74

Translation with TESOL

Monday 11 September

11.45 am

Cottrell Room 2B84

Strategic Public Relations

Monday 11 September

12.00 - 2.00 pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre

Scottish Literature

Monday 11 September

2.00 – 3.00 pm

Cottrell Room 3B129

LLM in International Energy Law

Monday 11 September

2.00 – 3.00 pm

Pathfoot Lecture Theatre A96

Gothic Imagination

Monday 11 September

2.00 – 4.00 pm

Cottrell Room 3V2

International Conflict & Cooperation

Tuesday 12 September

11.30am - 1.30pm

Pathfoot Room C2

Publishing

Tuesday 12 September

2.15 – 5.00 pm

Pathfoot Room D3

Environment, Heritage & Policy

Tuesday 12 September

1.00 – 3.00 pm

Pathfoot Study Centre 2

Creative Writing

Tuesday 12 September

3.30 – 5.00 pm

Pathfoot Room D2

English Language and Linguistics

Tuesday 12 September

4.00 – 5.00 pm

Cottrell Room A5

Translation Studies

Wednesday 13 September

11.00 am – 1.00 pm 

Pathfoot Room C22

Library Induction Meetings

Wednesday 13th September

Essential Student Guide to Library and IT Services - Everything you need to know about the Library and IT service at Stirling including:  how to print/copy, saving your work onto the network, student email, using the Library, finding journal articles, computing labs, getting free Office software.  All presented in a series of irreverent videos. 

1.00 - 2.00pm 

Logie Lecture Theatre

Wednesday 13th September

Translation Studies – Library Induction meeting

3.00 – 4.00 pm

Room Training Room 1 Library

Friday 15th  September 15th   

Essential Student Guide to Library and IT Services

- Drop-in session – open to anyone.  Everything you need to know about the Library and IT service at Stirling including:  how to print/copy, saving your work onto the network, student email, using the Library, finding journal articles, computing labs, getting free Office software.  All presented in a series of irreverent videos.

 

11.00am - 12 noon; 3.00 - 4.00pm

 Library Training Room 1, Andrew Miller building

Thursday 21st September

International Conflict and Cooperation and Public Policy Library Skills Training Session

2.00 – 3.30 in Room C.2Y5, Cottrell

Tuesday 12th September

Media Management Library Induction

3.30pm – 5.00pm

Room 2Y5, Cottrell

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