Faculty of Science & Technology

Welcome to the Faculty of Science and Technology.  Below is your 2017 orientation week timetable. It is important to attend all of your scheduled activities which includes key information that you will need during your time at FedUni. Don't forget to have some fun and join in the social activities!

Faculty of Science and Technology O-Week Program (pdf, 153kb)

Wednesday 22nd February 2017

09:30am – 10:00amMeet your MentorOutside Founder's Theatre (or Albert Coates complex if inclement weather)
10:00am – 10:30amFaculty welcomeT101
10:30am – 11:30amOfficial University WelcomeFounders Theatre
11:30am – 12:00pmLets connect you with 'Student Connect'
Discover the support services available to you, and also learn about your voice on campus, the SSAF funded Student Senate, and how you can get involved.
Founders Theatre
12:00am – 01:00pmFREE lunchVarious locations
01:00pm – 01:30pmMy Student centreT101
01:30pm – 02:00pmUtilising online resourcesT101
02:00pm – 03:00pmCampus TourVarious locations

Thursday 23rd February 2017

08:30am – 10:00amEgg & Bacon Breakfast Outside Albert Coates Complex (U building)
10:00am – 10:30amMentor Groups
Bring along your semester timetable and organise your weekly mentor meeting times!
Airport Lounge
10:30am – 11:30amProgram Overview…
Everything you need to know to succeed in your program!

Bachelor of Biomedical Science
Bachelor of Biotechnology
Bachelor of Environmental and Conservation Science
Bachelor of Food and Nutritional Sciences
Bachelor of Geoscience
Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Veterinary and Wildlife Science

Information Technology…
Bachelor of Technology
Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT)
BIT (Professional Practice)
BIT (Big Data & Analytics)
BIT (Business Information Systems)
BIT (Cloud & Enterprise Computing)
BIT (Mobile Application Development)
BIT (Games Development)
BIT (Networking & Security)
BIT (Software Development)
Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
Bachelor of Engineering Technology





11:30am – 12:00pmNavigating your online world
Your mentors will show you how you can access your course materials, manipulating your uni email and other important bits and pieces!
T Building Computer Labs
(T146/ T147/ T148/ T149/ T207/ T238)
12:00pm – 01:00pmLunch and Activities with Student ConnectVarious locations
01:00pm – 02:00pmLectures, Labs & Tutes…
What are they, what do they involve and how do I get the most out of them??
Information Technology & Maths students
Engineering students
Science students


02:00pm – 03:00pmStudying a Science degree?  Get Chemistry Ready!
For all Science students except those enrolled in B Environmental and Conservation Science.
02:00pm – 04:00pmEnrolment health check (optional)
If you have any concerns about your enrolment or your timetable, or would just like to confirm that all is correct, come along to this session run by your student support staff.
T Building Computer Labs
(T146/ T147/ T148/ T149/ T207/ T238)

Friday 24th February 2017

09:45am – 10:00amMentor Groups – Engineering & Science students
A quick catch up, and the chance to find familiar faces before we start the day!
Mentor Spots
10:00am – 11:15amScience & Engineering students:  Maths and Me… Get ready to tackle the maths required within your program!
IT students:  Mentor Groups
A chance to find familiar faces before we start the day, and spend some time getting to know the group!

11:15am – 12:15pmGreat Expectations… What do we expect from you, and what can you expect from us?T101
12:15pm – 01:00pmLunch
BYO or buy something from the Cafe, but make sure you enjoy a little downtime with your new friends and colleagues, in what really is an action packed and information overloaded week!
Various locations
01:00pm – 01:30pmITS Moodle SessionT101
01:30pm – 01:40pmCareer Development and Employment
Paying the bills, not getting lost, and being employable  –  How the Careers & Employment team and IPP can help you stay on track
01:40pm – 02:30pmMentor Q & A… A recap on the week's events and an open question & answer session with the Mentors and your School Transition Staff.T101
02:30pm – 03:30pmGame on! Let’s see what these Mentor Groups can do!Airport Lounge

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