Information Technology for Business BSc and Top Up

During Induction week, make sure you follow your course induction schedule below, this must take priority over any other events. Most of these induction events will be on campus but there may be additional online events that you will need to attend or watch.

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Induction schedule

Please read the live version of your schedule below and make sure to check back here for any updates.

Tuesday 20 September

Time Event details Location
9:30am - 10:00am

Welcome talk from the Head of School and Programme Leads from ECM

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

10:00am - 10:15am

Library overview from Penny Robertson (Academic Liaison Librarian)

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

10:30am - 11:00am

Introductory subject talks

PG.203, The Polygon, Wheatley Campus

11:00am - 11:30am

Module Introductions

PG.203, The Polygon, Wheatley Campus

11:30am - 11:45am

Placements and careers talk

PG.203, The Polygon, Wheatley Campus

OR

If you are unable to attend on campus, please join the meeting live online

Live online

11:45am - 12:00pm

Talk from Kashinath Basu (Senior Lecturer)

F.102, F Block, Wheatley Campus

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch Break

    

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Ice breaker activity

F.102, F Block, Wheatley Campus

2:15pm - 2:45pm

Academic Adviser Conference

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

2:45pm - 3:15pm

Formula Student - Autonomous Vehicle (FS-AV) Presentation

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

Wednesday 21 September

Time Event details Location
1:00pm - 2:00pm

Life as an International Student (optional)

Live online

International Student New Arrivals Induction Activities 

5:45pm - 7:00pm

Engineering Motorsport Talk by External Speaker

(Optional event)

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

Thursday 22 September

Time Event details Location
10:15am - 10:30am

Briefing

F.102, F Block, Wheatley Campus

10:30am - 12:30pm

Practical computer session

G.102 / G.103 / G.202 / G.203 / G.204, G Block, Wheatley Campus

HL.G.01, H Block Wheatley Campus

R.148 / R.132, R Block, Wheatley Campus

Exact rooms / groupings will be confirmed on the day.

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Lunch break

    

1:30pm - 3:00pm

Ice breaker activity

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Time Planning talk - Shpend Gerguri

H.125, Dora Cohen Hall, Wheatley Campus

Friday 23 September

Time Event details Location
9:30am - 10:45am

Brookes services online talks 

Live online

10:00am - 4:00pm

Fresher's Fair

The Forum, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

11:00am - 11:45am

Talk from the British Computer Society

Live online

Key contacts

Job title Name Contact details
Student Support Coordinator (s)

Lucy Mcgahan

Iona Swannell

Sam Varney

tde-studentsupport-ecm@brookes.ac.uk
Subject Coordinator Arantza Aldea aaldea@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Lead Peter Marshall pmarshall@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Administrator Rea Lweis r.lewis@brookes.ac.uk
Academic Liaison Librarian Penny Robertson probertson@brookes.ac.uk

Additional information

There will be a help desk based in the foyer outside of the Wheatley refectory,  open from 9:00am - 4:30pm on the 19th - 22nd September for any general queries.

Zoom Link for Drop In Online Admin Helpdesk: Monday to Thursday 3:00pm to 4:30pm:

https://brookes.zoom.us/j/87069149017?pwd=RVNSWmExQUxNU3J2Z285YXgvU253dz09

Freshers’ Fair (Friday 23rd September) 10:00am - 4:00pm at The Forum, Headington Campus.