Faculty of Education and Arts
Wednesday 26th July, 2017
|9:00am - 10:00am||Faculty Welcome|
Starting out at FedUni: Address from the Executive Dean, Professor John McDonald. Meet your academic staff. Orientation Overview: What to expect.
|10:00am - 11:00am||Meet Your Mentor & Campus Tour|
Let our Mentors guide you around the Mt Helen campus and introduce you to key areas such as the campus Library, where to get enrolment help and the all-important campus café!
|11:00am – 11:30am||Intro to Your Program|
The journey begins! Delivered by your academic staff, this session is essential in getting the info you need to start your program on the right track.
Criminal Justice: T233 Community & HS: T203A Arts & Int. Studies: T203C
Ed Studies, Primary & Secondary: T317 Joint degrees: T322
|11:30am - 12:00pm||Student Q & A|
Get first-hand experiences of university life from some of our current students.
|12:00 pm - 12:30 pm||Your Support I|
Everything you need to know about how to get support for maintaining your physical and mental health, and services available for disabilities and other needs.
|12:30pm – 2:00pm||Food Truck Lunch Break|
Food Truck lunch and a chance to mingle with your mentor groups and other students!
|In front of U Building/Main Quad|
|2:00pm - 3:30pm||Workshop: Getting the most out of Uni|
Learn how you can plan for semester with effective time management skills and academic goal-setting. Work with our Careers and Leadership & Volunteering staff to begin building your professional profile.
| Meet in T204,|
T149 for second half of session
|3:30pm - 4:00pm||Enrolment Health Check (optional)|
Students can use this time to make a visit to Student HQ to ensure they are enrolled correctly.
|4:00pm - 6:00pm||Acoustic Arvo|
It's party time! Get together for an afternoon of great food, live music and entertainment at the bar.
| Albert Coates Bar |
(Function Room 1)
Thursday 27th July, 2017
|9:00am - 9:30am||Hot Drink Social|
Warm up with a cuppa, have a chat with your mentors and get your brain in gear for the day's events.
|9:30am - 10:30am||Getting Connected|
Our expert staff show you how to use everything you’ll need for your studies in your digital study environment.
|10:30am - 11:00am||Your Support II|
Learn how you can get financial support and apply for student bursaries & scholarships.
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Discovery Session I|
Get immersed in a hands-on classroom experience with your academic staff and mentors.
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||Winter Warmers Lunch|
Join your mentors and other students in the Student Lounge for free soup, hot drinks and games.
|1:30pm - 2:30pm|| Discovery Sessions II |
Build on the skills learned in Session I.
|2:30pm - 3:30pm||Game On!|
Join in with another faculty for an action-packed afternoon of games and challenges!
Friday 28th July, 2017
|3:00pm - 5:30pm||Ballarat Culture Crawl|
Get to know Ballarat like a local with this tour of our best secret spots.
Cool cafes, pubs, sights and Ballarat's best ice cream.
Register here to find out more!