Orientation week schedule for students enrolling in the: Bachelor of Psychological Science (HY5)
Wednesday 21st February 2018
|9:00am - 10:00am||Official & Faculty Welcome|
An introduction and welcome by the Executive Dean of your Faculty.
|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.
|11:00am - 12:00pm||Your Support|
Everything you need to know about how to get support for maintaining your physical and mental health, services available for disabilities and other needs, and how you can get financial support and apply for student bursaries.
|12:00pm - 1:30pm||The Main Event |
A great opportunity to meet some more first years and enjoy a different range of food from the food trucks.
|1:30pm - 3:30pm||Getting Connected|
Our mentors will show you how you can access your course materials via Moodle, managing your student email, My Student Centre and other important bits and pieces! Bring along your semester timetable and organise your weekly mentor meeting times!
|F302, 303 & 304|
Thursday 22nd February 2018
Visit to Federation University Australia Community Psychology Services Clinic
|8:30am - 10:15am||Welcome / What does a psychologist do?||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|10:15am - 10:30am||Morning tea||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|10:30am - 12:15pm||Q&A with a panel of psychologists||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|12:15pm - 12:45pm||Lunch||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|12:45pm - 2:15pm||Experiential small group activities||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|2:15pm – 2:45pm||How do I become a psychologist?||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|2:45pm - 3:30pm||Program overview, Q&A, close||FedUni Community Psychology Services|
|3:30pm - 5:30pm||Acoustic Afternoon|
Live music and drinks at the bar on Mt Helen campus
|Function Space, Albert Coates, Mt Helen|
FedUni Community Psychology Services
Ground Floor, Building B
SMB Campus, Lydiard Street South, Ballarat
How to get there:
From Ballarat Station, it is about a 10-minute walk south along Lydiard St to SMB Campus.
For those coming from Mt Helen Campus, there are two routes (21 & 22), that will take you into Ballarat. A suggested bus for the clinic visit is the 8:42 am Route 21 bus, which will arrive at Ballarat Station at 9:11 am.
If in doubt, ask your mentor.
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