Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery

BSc and MSc Midwifery


  • Induction Timetable

     (All Programmes, including MSc pre-registration)

    On arrival day, you will receive your Occupational Health and uniform fitting appointments. The uniform sessions are very short; it is perfectly acceptable for you to pop out of any other activity to attend them, so please do not be concerned if you need to do so. The Occupational Health sessions will take place in the John Radcliffe Hospital.

    Time Event Location
    Monday 16 September
    10.00 - 11.30 Registration with the Faculty
    Welcome from the Lead Midwife for Education and Midwifery student guiders
    Get to know you activities
    Tour of campus and labs
    MR1/35, Marston Road Site
    11.30 - 12.30 Student Support Services – welcome and key information MRG/41, Lecture Theatre, Marston Road Site
    12.30 - 13.30 LUNCH (provided) MR1/35, Marston Road Site
    13.30 - 15.00 Get to know you activities and 'What kind of midwife do I want to be'? MR1/35 Marston Road Site
    15.00 - 16.00 Guiders Q&A MR1/35 Marston Road Site
    Tuesday 17 September 
    10.30 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card Student Central counter , John Henry Brookes building, Headington Campus
    10.30 Visa enrolment - for students who require a study visa Library Training room, John Henry Brookes building, Headington Campus
    12.00 - 13.00 Learning Support Fund talk
    For all students eligible for a student loan
    MRG/41 (Lecture Theatre) OR MR1/25, Marston Road Site - The same talk will take place in both rooms.
    12.00 - 13.00 Life as an International Student
    For all International Students not eligible for a student loan
    MR1/15, Marston Road Site
    13.00 - 14.00 Using Social Media Safely MR1/18, Marston Road Site
    14.00 - 16.30 E-learning (safeguarding) Individual
    Wednesday 18 September 
    09.30 - 11.00 Midwifery programme introduction
    Role of the midwife
    Code of conduct, NMC 
    MR1/20, Marston Road Site
    11.30 - 12.00 Introduction to Moodle MRG/41, Lecture Theatre, Marston Road Site
    12.00 - 12.30 An overview of library services MRG/41, Lecture Theatre, Marston Road Site 
    12.30 - 13.30 Lunch
    12.30 - 13.30 MSc Midwifery students - lunch social MRG/31, Marston Road Site 
    13.30 - 15.30 Introduction to Placements MR1/35, Marston Road Site 
    Thursday 19 September 
    9.00 - 10.30 PMA’s MR1/15, Marston Road Site
    10.00 - 11.30 SMART card collection MR1/25, Marston Road Site
    11.00 - 13.00 Optional Moodle Drop in MRG/37, Pooled Computer Room, Marston Road Site
    13.00 - 14.00 Bring and share lunch with midwifery team MR1/15, Marston Road Site
    14.00 - 16.00 Introduction to Year 1 Semester 1 modules and assessments
    (14.00 -A&P, 14.30 - Practice 1, 15.00 - Q&A re: academia)
    MR1/15, Marston Road Site
    Friday 20 September 
    All day (individual appointments) Uniform fittings MRG15/15a, Marston Road Site
    09.00 -10.00 De-escalation (e-learning needs to be done prior to this session) MR1/15, Marston Road Site
    10.00 - 12.00 Safeguarding (e-learning needs to be done prior to this) MR1/15, Marston Road Site 
    Afternoon Fresher's Fair Headington Campus