Academic program

**PLEASE NOTE: It is very important that you attend all appropriate information sessions during O-Week as essential information regarding your program, timetable, classes etc will be provided.

Monday 19th February 2018

Time Activity Venue
(Camp Street Campus)
08:30am - 09:00am Mentor Welcome
Mentors and Transition Staff to meet all commencing students outside the Old Library and Old Law Court Buildings
Outside Old Library & Old Law Courts Buildings
09:00am - 10:00am Faculty Welcome
Professor John McDonald – Dean, Faculty of Education and Arts. Jeremy Smith Deputy Head, School of Arts, Humanities and Social Science
Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
10:00am - 10:30amYour Support Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
10:30am - 11:00amIntroduction to Student Groups, Mentors & the Transition Program
(Art Society, DPI, Green Room Student Senate, Rainbow Collective) 
Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
11:00am - 12:00pmMentor Groups Campus TourStudents to break up into their mentor groups for a tour of SMB and Camp Street Campuses Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
12:00pm - 1:00pmSenior Staff Welcome & UniLife PerformanceBallarat Mechanics' Institute
1:00pm - 02:00pmBBQ Lunch & Arts Academy Challenge Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre Forecourt
2:00pm - 03:30pmActing OHS Induction


Music Theatre Usher Training

Introduction to Studio Practice


Introduction to Communication Design
Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre

PO Box Theatre

Upper Studios, New North

Lower Studios, New North
03:30pm - 04:30pmTour of the Art Gallery of BallaratArt Gallery of Ballarat

Tuesday 21st February 2017

Time Activity Venue
(Camp Street Campus)
09:00am - 10:30am Acting Usher Training

Music Theatre OHS Induction


Visual Arts & Comms Design Introduction to the Post Office Gallery
PO Box Theatre

Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre

Post Office Gallery
10:30am - 11:30am  
11:30am - 12:00pm  
12:00pm - 01:00pm BBQ Lunch Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre Forecourt
01:00pm - 01:30pmActing & Music Theatre: Campus Security InductionHelen Macpherson Smith Theatre
01:00pm - 02:00pmVisual Arts & Comms Design: OHS Induction, Introduction to Staff & ProgramC004, Old Law Courts
01:30pm - 03:00pmActing & Music Theatre: Introduction to Staff/ProgramHelen Macpherson Smith Theatre
02:00pm - 02:30pmVisual Arts & Comms Design: Campus Security Induction C004 (Lecture Theatre, Old Law Court Building)
03:00pm - 03:30pmActing & Music Theatre: Introduction to Critical StudiesHelen Macpherson Smith Theatre
02:30pm - 03:30pm Visual Arts & Comms Design: Introduction to Art TheoryC004

Wednesday 22th February 2017

Time Activity Location - Camp St Campus
09:00am - 04:00pmDance Streaming
Compulsory session for all Performing Arts 1st year Acting and Music Theatre students
Movement Studios 1 and 2

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