Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery

Year 1 Entry BSc Adult Nursing - Swindon

  • Induction timetable

    All Year 1 BSc Adult Nursing.

    Note: Swindon based programmes will receive bespoke induction instructions directly from the team on that campus).

    Don’t forget to enrol online before arriving!

    To help you prepare for your course you will receive an email from David Body - Programme Administrator for the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences (Oxford Brookes Swindon Campus).

    The email will have a link to the Welcome to Oxford Brookes Swindon Website group well as instructions for accessing the site.

    On the Website site you will find a detailed schedule of your Induction programme (16–20 September) and your timetable for Semester 1. The information on the site will be regularly updated, so please check all details before you arrive.

    Should you have any queries, please contact David Body, Tel: 01865 485159, Email: dbody@brookes.ac.uk     
    Time Event Location
    Monday 16 September
    09.00-09:30 Welcome from Head of Department and the Adult Nursing Team team Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108 Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    09:30-10:00 Introduction to the Joel Joffe site including Health and Safety Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108 Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    10:00-10:30

    Induction Time-table Overview led by Rachel Skittrall the Programme Lead 

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108 Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    10.30-11.30

    Tour of the building including coffee break
    (Adult BSc Groups 1 and 3)

    JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    10:30-11:30 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card.
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    10:30-11:30 Ice-breaker and academic adviser group meeting - Jo Winson & Lorraine Whatley
    (Adult BSc Group 2)
    JOF 105, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    11:30-12:30 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card.
    (Adult BSc - Group 1)

    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:30 Tour of the building including coffee break
    (Adult BSc Groups 2 and 4)

    From JOF 105, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:30 Ice-breaker and academic adviser group meeting - Emma Lane and Helen Foord Warren
    (Adult BSc Group 3) 

    JOF 105, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    12:30-13:30 Welcome Lunch provided by the department

    JOF 107, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30

    Student Support Coordinator and student reps with coffee break
    (Adult BSc Group 1 and 3)

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card.
    (Adult BSc Group 2)

    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30 Ice-breaker and academic adviser group meeting - Alazar Gebre-Yesus.
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
    JOF 105, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    14:30-15:30 Ice-breaker and academic adviser group meeting - Anna Wake
    (Adult BSc Group 1)

    JOF 105, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    14:30-15:30 Student Card Collection - only for those students who still need a card.
    (Adult BSc Group 3)

    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    14:30-15:30

    Student Support Coordinator (Mel Williamson) and student reps with coffee break
    (Adult BSc Groups 2 & 4) 

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    Tuesday 17 September
    09.30-10:30 Introduction to the Programme Philosophy led by Rachel Skittrall

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    10:30-11:00 Overview of Programme - Rachel Skittrall

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:00 Overview of Programme continued - Rachel Skittrall

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:00

    Introduction to Nursing Fundamental 1 - Helen Baker

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Campus, Swindon

    14:00-14:30

    How the time-table works - Rachel Skittrall

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Campus, Swindon
    12.00-12:30 Introduction to Education In Nursing Practice 1 - Gus Strang Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    14:30-15:00

    Safe Medicate - Obrey Alexis

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Campus, Swindon
    Wednesday 18 September
    09:30 - 10:00 Introduction to the library Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    10:00-10:45

    Introduction to Academic English for Nursing module - Stefani Goga and Helen Baker
    (Adult BSc Groups 1, 3 & 4)

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    10:00-10:45 Library Tour
    (Adult BSc Group 2) 
    Leave from Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus 

    10:45-11:30

    Introduction to Academic English for Nursing module
    (Adult BSc Group 2)

    JOF 106, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    10:45-11:30 Library Tour
    (Adult BSc Group 1)
    Leave from Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    10:45-11:30 Personal Safety Talk and discussion - PCSO Wiltshire Police, Ludimila DeAndrea
    (Adult BSc Group 3 & 4)
    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 1.08, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:15

    Library Tour
    (Adult BSc Group 3)

    Leave from Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:15

    Personal Safety Talk and discussion - PCSO Wiltshire Police, Ludimila DeAndrea
    (Adult BSc Groups 1 and 2)

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 1.08, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:15 Lunch break
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
     

    12:15-13:15

    Lunch
    (Adult BSc Groups 1, 2 & 3)

     

    12:15-13:00 Library Tour
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
    Meet at main Reception

    13:15-14:00 

    Introduction to practice education - Lesley Crabtree 

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    14:30-15:30 Professional requirement of the adult nursing programme - Rachel Skittrall  Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108 Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    Thursday 19 September
    09:30-10:00 Student’s Union Talk with Andrew Pedersen

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Campus, Swindon

    10:00-11:00 TBC
    (Adult BSc Group 1)
     
    10:00-11:00 IT Services and systems - hands on - activity and presentation - student guider’s and Ian Purviss
    (Adult BSc Group 2)
    JOF 1.14, Computer Room, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    10:00-11:00 Introduction to Moodle - Win Ko
    (Adult BSc Group 3)
    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 1.08, Joel Joffe Campus, Swindon
    10:00-11:00 Introduction to the Skills Labs - Claire French
    (Adult BSc Group 4)

    JOF G07, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon

    11:00-11:30 Break (all groups)


    11:30-12:30 IT Services and systems - hands on - activity and presentation - student guiders and Ian Purviss
    (Adult BSc Group 1)

    JOF 114, Computer Room, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:30   Introduction to Moodle - Win Ko
    (Adult BSc Groups 2 and 4)

    JOF G04, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:30-12:30

    Introduction to Skills Labs - Claire French 
    (Adult BSc Group 3)

    JOF G07, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    12:30-13:30

    Lunch (all groups)


    13:30-14:30

    Introduction to Moodle - Win Ko
    (Adult BSc Group 1)

    Main Lecture Theatre, JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30 

    Introduction to the Skills Labs - Claire French
    (Adult BSc Group 2)

    JOF G07, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30 

    IT Services and systems - hands on - activity and presentation - student guider's and Ian Purviss                    
    (Adult BSc Group 3)

    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    13:30-14:30 TBC
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
     
    14:30-14:45 Break  
    15:45-15:45 Introduction to the Skills Labs - Claire French
    (Adult BSc Group 1)
    JOF G07, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    15:45-15:45 TBC
    (Adult BSc Groups 2 and 3)
     
    14:45-15:45 IT Services and systems - handshand's on - activity and presentation - student guider's and Ian Purviss
    (Adult BSc Group 4)
    JOF 114, Computer Room, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    Friday 20 September

    09:30-10:30 

    Introduction to BePad
    (Adult BSc Group 1 and 2)

    JOF G14, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    11:00-12:00

    Preparing for studying Adult Nursing
    (Adult BSc Groups 1 and 2)

    JOF 106, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus
    11:00 -12:00 Preparing for studying Adult Nursing
    (Adult BSc Group 3)
    JOF 106,  Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    12.00 - 12.30

    Q & A with guiders, David Body, Caroline Robertson and Lorna Mitchell
    JOF 108 Main Lecture Theatre, Swindon campus
    13:00-14:00 Introduction to BePAD - Gus Strang
    (Adult BSc Group 3)
    JOF 114, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    12.00-12.30

    Q & A with guiders, David Body, Caroline Robertson and Lorna Mitchell

    Main Lecture Theatre JOF 108, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus

    Please be available on Wednesday 25 September for Occupational Health Appointments between 08:30–16:00 in the Skills lab, Joel Joffe Building, Swindon Campus – allocated slot will be provided in week 0. Thursday 26 September – uniform fitting slots from 10:00-16:00 in Skills Lab G.07, NHS Learning Support Fund talk at 12noon in JOF1.08 followed by the Services for Students event in JOF G05, between 12:30–13:30. Lastly, for International Students only Introduction - Sally Saca at 13:30 in JOF1.04.