Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery

BSc and MSc Midwifery


  • Induction Timetable

     (All Programmes, including MSc pre-registration)

    Don't forget to enrol online before you arrive so you can collect your student card. When you collect your card you will need to have appropriate photo Identification.


    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 - 10.30
    Registration with the Faculty
    Welcome from the Lead Midwife for Education 
    Overview of week 
    MR1/35, Marston Road Site
    10.30 - 11.10
    Tour of campus and labs Midwifery student guiders
    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 Midwifery goodybag MR1/35 Marston Road Site
    15.00 - 16.00 Q&A (e-learning intro)   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
    10.30-12.30 Role of the midwife, code of conduct and NMC MR 1/20, Marston Road Site
    13.00 - 14.00 Using Social Media Safely & RCM MR1/18, Marston Road Site
    14.00 - 16.00 E-learning (safeguarding) Individual
    Wednesday 18 September 
    10.00- 11.00 Midwifery programme introduction 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 and their role MR1/18, 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 MR1/18, 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 - Public Health 1) Q&A re: academia
    MR1/18, Marston Road Site
    Friday 20 September 
    All day (individual appointments) Uniform fittings MRG/24, Marston Road Site
    09.00 -10.00 De-escalation (e-learning needs to be done prior to this session) MR1/19, Marston Road Site
    10.00 - 12.00 Safeguarding (e-learning needs to be done prior to this) MR1/19, Marston Road Site 
    Afternoon Fresher's Fair Headington Campus