Academic program

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

Don't forget to check out the all the fun Orientation activities and events for new students in Ballarat.

Monday 25 February 2019

Time Activity Venue
9.00 - 9.25am Meet Your Mentor Outside Old Library (L) & Old Law Courts (C)
9.30 - 10.00am School Welcome & Musical Performance
Find our all about starting out at FedUni & an overview of your Orientation
Minerva Space, Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
10:00 - 10:30amStudent Societies & Your Support
Everything you need to know about how to get support for maintaining your physical and mental health, and services available for disabilities and financial needs. Learn how to apply for scholarships and student bursaries. 

Meet members of the Art Society, DPI Graphics Club, Green Room, Student Senate, Rainbow Collective, and learn how you can get involved.
Minerva Space, Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
10:30 - 10:50amYou Are Equal
You Are Equal equips you with the knowledge and skills to pursue your study at Fed Uni free from discrimination and to contribute to our university being a place where everyone can thrive. You’ll learn about how your rights are protected, about respectful relationships including romantic and sexual ones, and also how to actively support someone who might be experiencing discrimination or harassment.
Minerva Space, Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
10:50 - 11:00amMentor Activity
Rejoin your mentor group for fun activities and an opportunity to meet some fellow first years
Minerva Space, Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
11:00 - 12:30pmArts Academy Challenge
An interactive tour of our School of Mines (SMB) and Camp St campuses. Make sure you check out the Mentor Movie.
Departing from Ballarat Mechanics' Institute
12:30 - 1:30pmLunch Break
Relax over a free lunch and music, and take the opportunity to find out more about the student clubs. During this time the Pitcha Makin Fellas' studio will be open for you to drop in and check out their amazing work.
Helen Macpherson Smith Theatre (HMST) Forecourt
1:30 - 3:00pmProgram Information Session

Contemporary Performance Practice
 
Contemporary Visual Arts


Contemporary Communication Design
 

HMST

Upper Studios,
New North

Lower Studios,
New North 
3.00 - 4.00pmTour of the Art Gallery of Ballarat
Visual Arts and Communication Design students only. 
Art Gallery of Ballarat

Tuesday 26 February 2017

Graduate Diploma of Ceramics

TimeActivityVenue
9.30 - 12.00pmWelcome & Information SessionSMB
12.00 - 1.00pmLunch Break
During this time the Pitcha Makin Fellas' studio will be open for you to drop in and check out their amazing work. 
HMST Forecourt

All Other Students

TimeActivityVenue
9.30 - 10.30pmIntroduction to the Post Office Gallery
Contemporary Visual Arts
& Contemporary Communication Design Students Only
Post Office Gallery
10.30 - 11.45amIntroduction to Forum & Collaborative WorkshopHMST Theatre
11.45 - 12.00pmCampus Security, Health & Safety InductionHMST Theatre
12.00 - 1.00pmLunch Break
During this time the Pitcha Makin Fellas' studio will be open for you to drop in and check out their amazing work. 
HMST Forecourt
1.00 - 1.30pmLibrary Session
Visual Arts & Comm Design students
Library, SMB
1.30 - 2.00pmLibrary Session
Performance Group 1
Library, SMB
2.00 - 2.30pmLibrary Session
Performance Group 2
Library, SMB

Wednesday 27 February 2019

Time Activity Venue
09:00am - 04:00pmDance & Singing Orientation
Compulsory for all 1st year Contemporary Performance Practice students
Movement Studios 1 & 2

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