School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions

Welcome to the School of Nursing and Healthcare! Below is your 2020 orientation timetable. It is important to attend all of your scheduled activities which include key information that you will need during your time at Federation. Don't forget to have some fun and join in the social activities!

The information below may change between now and Orientation and we recommend checking back just before the day.

Wednesday 26 February 2020

International students only

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

9:30am - 4:00pmThis orientation program includes important information about:
University services
Your rights and responsibilities
Health and safety
Adjusting to a new culture
Visa and financial information
Building 1N,
Room 206/207 

Thursday 27 February 2020

All commencing students

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

8:30am - 9:30amBrekkie with your Mentor
Come meet your mentor and grab a free breakfast to fuel your brain for day one.
Building 3N, Student Lounge
9:30am - 10:00am School Welcome
Get welcomed to University by the senior staff in your School.
Building 5N,
Room 104 
10:00am - 11:00am Program OverviewYour lecturers will give an overview of your program, let you know what to expect and how to succeed.
Nursing students remain in room 5N104, Occupational Therapy students head to room 5N168.
Building 5N,
Room 104
10:00am - 11:00amGetting Connected - Occupational Therapy
Your mentor and our staff will guide you through all the tech basics, like using Moodle and checking your classes.
Building 1E,
Room 213
11:00am - 11:30am Mentor Session and Campus Tour
Mentors will take you all around the campus pointing out everything you need to know to succeed at Uni.
Roaming
11:30am - 1:00pm Free Lunch
It's a party on campus! Come for the food, stay for the music, and opportunities to get to know your fellow students.
Building 1N,
Rose Garden
1:00pm - 2:00pmLearning Skills Session
Effective learning is a skill. Learn some tips and tricks for getting the most out of your learning.
Building 5N,
Room 104
2:00pm - 2:30pmYour Rights are Equal RightsWhat's Federation University all about? Find out how you can contribute to a respectful and fun culture at Fed.Building 5N,
Room 104
Room 168
2:30pm - 3:00pm
Getting Support at Uni
Anything can happen while you're studying, so it's important to know about all the essential Uni services that can support you from your first day all the way to your first job.
Building 5N,
Room 104
3:00pm - 4:00pmGetting Connected - Occupational Therapy
Your mentor and our IT staff will guide you through all the tech basics, like using Moodle and checking your classes.
Library IT Room
4:00pm - 4:30pmLibrary Tour - Occupational Therapy
Get to know the library and its many services.
Library

Friday 28 February 2020

9:30am - 12:00pm
Program Overview - Nursing 
More essential information on your course.
Building 5N,
Room 104
12:00pm - 1.30pmLibrary Tour and Lunch
Get to know the library and its many services and enjoy a free lunch in your mentor group.
TBC
1:30pm - 4:00pm
Program Overview - Nursing
More essential information on your course.
Building 5N,
Room 104

Please note schedule subject to change.