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Latest information for students and staff

Last updated: 20 Jul 2021 3:23pm

School of Arts and Social Sciences

Last updated: 12th March 2021 9:03am

  1. 10:00am – 1:00pm Year 1 students only

    Year 1

    10:00 - 10:15 - Welcome to the fourth day of Welcome Week: Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    10:15 - 11:30 - Placements and Careers: Talk to our placement team to learn about placement opportunities during your studies - Ms Fiona Gibson Exchanges, Placements and CPD Officer, Dr Xeni Dassiou Placements Academic Lead and Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education.

    11:30 - 11:45 - Study Abroad Opportunities: Learn about studying abroad - Ms Roma Ivanauskaite, Exchanges, Placements and CPD Officer

    11:45 - 12:45 - The 2020 Game: Learn about working in teams and time management - Dr Zahra Gambarova, Undergraduate Support, Academic Team

    12:45 - 13:00 - Plan for Friday: Dr Guglielmo Volpe, Head of Education

    Join Here: Zoom link

    Mandatory session

  2. 1:00pm – 2:00pm International Students only

    Tier 4 Induction Session

    This is an hour interactive session on Zoom about the main principles of the Tier 4 visa route, Tier 4 students role and responsibilities and how we can support the students with advice and guidance.
    There will be opportunities to ask questions and interact with fellow international students via breakout sessions.

    The link for this event has been directly emailed to you by the International Student Team.

    Please note that this session is compulsory for all Tier 4 Students.

    Join Here: Zoom link

    The password will be emailed to you directly.

    Mandatory session

  3. 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

  4. 2:00pm – 5:15pm Year 2 students only

    Year 2

    14:00 - 14:15 - Welcome to Year 2: Dr Spyros Galanis, Head of Economics Department

    14:15 - 15:00 - Expectations in Year 2: Discussion about your expectations for the new academic year - Dr Guglielmo Volpe Head of Education, Dr Khansa Al-Sabah, Undergraduate Support, Academic Team and Ms Bethany Ward, Year 2 Course Officer.

    15:00 - 15:45 - The Microplacement Module: A session to explore the opportunities provided by the final year module "Microplacement" - Ms Selin Keskin, Micro-Placements Programme Coordinator

    15:45 - 16:00 - Study Abroad: An opportunity to discuss spending a year abroad through the exchange programme - Ms Roma Ivanauskaite, Exchanges, Placements and CPD Officer

    16:00 - 17:00 - Careers in Economics: A Talk by Ofcom.  Meet economists from Ofcom and discuss careers opportunities for graduates in economics - Dr Arina Nikandrova, Deputy Head of Undergraduate

    17:00 - 17:15 - Plan for the following day

    Join Here: Zoom link

    Mandatory session

  5. 3:30pm – 4:30pm Year 1 & Year 3 students only

    Thriving@City

    These online talks will introduce you to a number of our key support services and explain how they can help you to navigate the highs and lows of higher education, offer support in an online environment and provide advice on living in London and making the most of your student experience.

    https://cityunilondon.eu.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_8cutSrkCVUZoqy1

    Attend one of these sessions

    Mandatory session

  6. 4:00pm – 5:15pm Year 3 students only

    Year 3

    16:00 - 17:00: Careers in Economics: A Talk by Ofcom - Meet economists from Ofcom and discuss careers opportunities for graduates in economics - Dr Arina Nikandrova, Deputy Head of Undergraduate Economics

    17:00 - 17:15 - Plan for Friday

    Join Here: Zoom link

    Mandatory session