Where: Peter Nicol Russel (PNR) Building Lecture Room 1
Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering! In order to help you settle into university life, we have organised a list of sessions where you get the top tips from staff and current students.
PG Mentoring Program
When: 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Where: PNR Learning Studio 311
Sign up for the peer mentoring program for your upcoming semester! You will meet your mentor and group, participate in activities, and have lunch together. The program continues for the first eight weeks of the semester and you will attend social events, workshops and continue to receive informal mentoring.
Library Skills & Research Masterclass
When: 1:15pm – 2:00pm
Where: PNR Learning Studio 316
The Library Skills and Research Masterclass will introduce all new postgraduate coursework students to essential information, database, and resources that will help with coursework assessments. At this hands-on session, students will be able to navigate databases, ask questions, and find out more about the library.
Faculty Welcome and Degree Talks
When: 2:00pm – 4:30pm
Where: PNR Lecture Theatre 1
In this session, you will hear from the Associate Dean of Student Life, staff from the Student Services team, SUPRA, the Library and the Learning Centre. You will get to know more about the Faculty and understand the support available at the university.
Each stream will also be hosting their own welcome session. Come along to the welcome for your stream to receive important information of your new course and connect with key academic staff!
Individual Academic Advice
When: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: PNR Learning Studio 310
Got a question? Need academic advices? Come to this session and ask lectures, first year coordinators, and professional staff experts any questions regarding enrolment, unit of study selection, and coursework!
Lab Zero Student IT & Systems Workshop
When: 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: PNR Learning Studio 315
New to the university systems and need some help with setting up? Come to this workshop where our student experts will help you log into your email, Canvas Learning Management System, Sydney Students and more. They will also be on hand to any other IT-related questions!