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Last updated: 04 May 2021 10:44am

School of Arts and Social Sciences

Last updated: 12th March 2021 8:57am

  1. From 9:00am This is an online resource that can be viewed at any time

    Careers and Employability Induction

    This Moodle module will introduce students to the support and activities provided by the Careers & Employability team.

    It will help new students start thinking about their career goals and returning students to continue to engage with skills development, career advice and guidance, and practical information as they apply for placements, internships and graduate roles.

    Students can access from Moodle dashboard: https://moodle.city.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=39814

    Optional session

  2. From 9:00am This is a pre-recorded video that can be watched at any time

    President's Talk and Dean's Welcome

    Professor Sir Paul Curran will be joined by each school Dean and the Students’ Union President to welcome new students to City.

    School of Arts and Social Sciences

    Mandatory session

  3. From 9:00am This is an online resource that can be viewed at any time

    Student Academic Skills and Wellbeing

    This is a module on Moodle for all students which has a range of material to support you studying at City. It has been divided into sections for new undergraduate students, returning undergraduate students and postgraduate students.

    It will include information on a range of services provided by City that will help and advise you when completing your work, including referencing help and study skills.

    Students can access from their Moodle dashboard: https://moodle.city.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=38922

    Optional session

  4. 10:00am – 12:30pm Year 1 students only

    Year 1

    10:00 - 10:15 - Welcome to the last day of Welcome Week - Dr Khansa Al-Sabah, Undergraduate Support, Academic Team

    10:15 - 10:45 - Library and Study Resources: Learn about the various study resources the library makes available to you - Mrs Antonella Yarnold, Subject Librarian

    10:45 - 11:15 - Reflecting on your first week at University: Meet your academic tutor to reflect on your first week at University - Dr Claudia Jefferies, Senior Tutor

    11:15 - 11:45 - Imagery Competition: vote for the best picture! Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    11:45 - 12:15 - First year competition: vote for the best video! Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    12:15 - 12:30 - End of Welcome Week and plan for the first week of teaching. Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    Join Here: Zoom link

    Mandatory session

  5. 1:00pm – 3:00pm

    Virtual Sport in the Square Live Event

    Virtual Sport in the Square live event. An opportunity to meet the Sports Clubs and Teams in an informal, virtual setting. Learn more about Sport at City, The Wolfpack, and how you can enhance your student experiences!

    https://cityunilondon.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ebT3RLaRKFV4Lg9

    Optional session

  6. 2:00pm – 4:00pm Year 3 students only

    Year 3

    Join Here: Zoom link 1

    14:00 - 14:15 - Welcome to Year 3! - Dr Spyros Galanis, Head of Economics Department

    14:15 - 15:00 - Expectations about Year 3: An opportunity to explore the expectations and challenges of the final year - Dr Khansa Al-Sabah, Undergraduate Support, Academic Team, Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education and Ms Charlotte Smith, Year 3 Course Officer

    Join Here: Zoom link 2

    15:00 - 15:15 - Library and Study Resources: Learn about the study resources the university makes available to you - Mrs Antonella Yarnold, Subject Librarian

    15:15 - 15:45 - Meet you Academic Tutor: Meet your academic tutor to discuss the year gone and the year ahead! - Dr Claudia Jefferies, Senior Tutor, and the Tutors

    15:45 - 16:00 - End of Welcome Week and plan for Week 1 - Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    Mandatory session

  7. 2:00pm – 5:00pm Year 2 students only

    Year 2

    14:00 - 14:15 - Welcome and plan for the day -  Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    14:15 - 15:00 - Let's Play Cakeconomics! Play the 'ultimatum' game and learn about game theory in economics - Dr Arina Nikandrova, Duputy Head of Undergraduate

    15:00 - 15:15 - Library and Study Resources: Learn about the study resources the university makes available to you - Mrs Antonella Yarnold, Subject Librarian

    15:15 - 16:00 - Meet your Academic Tutor: Meet your academic tutor to discuss the year gone and the year ahead! - Dr Claudia Jefferies, Senior Academic, and Tutors.

    16:00 - 16:45 - Cakeconomics: the results! The results of the cakeconomics game are presented and discussed - Dr Arina Nikandrova, Duputy Head of Undergraduate

    16:45 - 17:00 - End of Welcome Week and a look at Week 1: Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    Join Here: Zoom link

    Mandatory session

  8. 3:00pm – 4:00pm

    The Big SASS Quiz Undergraduate Edition

    Join us for this battle of wits for a chance to make new friends, compete for the Grand Prize worth £250 and to meet our mystery celebrity host! To join the session, please click the link and fill out a short registration form.

    Optional session