Orientation week schedule for students enrolling in the: Bachelor of Psychological Science (HY5)

Wednesday 21st February 2018

Time Activity Location
9:00am - 10:00amOfficial & Faculty Welcome
An introduction and welcome by the Executive Dean of your Faculty.
10:00am - 11:00amMeet Your Mentor & Campus Tour
Let our Mentors guide you around the Mt Helen campus and introduce you to key areas.
Various Locations
11:00am - 12:00pmYour 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 - 1:30pmThe Main Event 
A great opportunity to meet some more first years and enjoy a different range of food from the food trucks.
Main Quad
1:30pm - 3:30pmGetting 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

Time Activity Location
8:30am - 10:15amWelcome / What does a psychologist do?FedUni Community Psychology Services
10:15am - 10:30amMorning teaFedUni Community Psychology Services
10:30am - 12:15pmQ&A with a panel of psychologistsFedUni Community Psychology Services
12:15pm - 12:45pmLunchFedUni Community Psychology Services
12:45pm - 2:15pmExperiential small group activitiesFedUni Community Psychology Services
2:15pm – 2:45pmHow do I become a psychologist?FedUni Community Psychology Services
2:45pm - 3:30pmProgram overview, Q&A, closeFedUni Community Psychology Services
3:30pm - 5:30pmAcoustic 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:map showing location of FedUni Community Psych Services in B Building on SMB Campus
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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