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Year 1

10:00am – 12:45pm Year 1 students only

Mandatory session

Join Here: Zoom link 1

10:00 - 10:15 - Welcome to Economics: Dr Spyros Galanis, Head of the Economics Department.

10:15 - 11:00 - Icebreaker: Group Recognition Game: an ice-breaking activity to help you meet other students on the course -  Dr Dagmara Celik Katreniak.

11:00 - 11:15 - Meet the Undergraduate Team: A welcome from the people who run Year 1 Economics programmes -

  • Dr Firat Yaman, Head of Undergraduate Economics
  • Dr Arina Nikandrova, Deputy Head of Undergraduate Economics
  • Prof Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education
  • Ms Rebecca Lawlor, Year 1 Course Officer
  • Dr Claudia Jefferies, Senior Tutor
  • Dr Xeni Dassiou – Academic Head of Placements
  • Dr Zahra Gambarova, Undergraduate Support Team
  • Dr Khansa Al-Sabah, Undergraduate Support Team

Expectations when studying at University: Discussion - Dr Guglielmo Volpe

12:00 - 12:30 - Meet your Academic Tutor: An opportunity for you to meet your academic tutor and discuss the tutoring and supporting role in the Department - Dr Claudia Jefferies and Personal Tutors. Join Here: Zoom link 2

12:30 - 12:45 - Plan for the following day


Location to be confirmed.