Media, Journalism and Publishing (BA)

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.

Next steps

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
10:00am - 11:00am

Welcome to Oxford Brookes University with your subject coordinator 

JHB.408, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

11:00am - 11:20am

Introduction to IT in the Tonge Building

Tonge IT Suite, Tonge Building, Headington Campus

12:00pm - 1:30pm

Welcome to the Oxford International Centre for Publishing

  • Introduction to the teaching and support staff
  • Introduction to the group exercise

JHB.408, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

2:45pm - 4:30pm

Coffee & short talks for UG and PG Publishing and Journalism:

  • Introduction to the Brookes Union
  • NUJ Oxford Branch intro + student journalism society
  • Society of Young Publishers (SYP)
  • Oxford Publishing Society (OPuS)
  • MJP Society (PUB SOC)
  • Introduction to Hybrid, the course publication

JHB.408, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

Wednesday 21 September

Time Event details Location
10:30am - 11:00am

Introduction to the podcasting suite - join any time between 10:30 and 11:00 if you'd like to be shown the facilities.

Podcasting Suite, Headington Hill Hall, Headington Hill Site, Headington Campus

11:00am - 11:30am

Library tour

Library reception, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

12:30pm - 1:00pm

Introduction to the NCTJ

JHB Lecture Theatre, John Henry Brookes Building, Headington Campus

2:30pm - 4:30pm

Meet your academic adviser

During the Tuesday sessions you’ll be informed who your academic adviser is. You’ll also be told how to book a 30-minute appointment slot with them for Wednesday afternoon.

Book a 30 minute slot - link will be sent to you

Thursday 22 September

Time Event details Location
On Demand

Oxford Literary Discovery activities - self-guided trip - in your own time

Oxford city locations including the Ashmolean Museum and Pitt Rivers Museum. Self-guided. Further information to be provided.

Key contacts

Job title Name Contact details
Student Support Coordinator  Catherine Foley catherine.foley@brookes.ac.uk 
Subject Coordinator Alexandra Shakespeare ashakespeare@brookes.ac.uk
Programme Lead

Angus Phillips

angus.phillips@brookes.ac.uk 

Programme Administrator Daniel Vicars dvicars@brookes.ac.uk
Academic Liaison Librarian  Deborah Lenihan dflenihan@brookes.ac.uk