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Orientation for research students

Orientation is an opportunity for the University to welcome commencing Higher Degree Researchers (HDRs), share information about research degrees, and a chance for commencing research students to meet staff and colleagues.

Upcoming Orientation: Semester 1, 2018

Register your attendance at the Semester 1 2018 orientation

Date: Monday 12th February 2017

Location: Ann Harding Conference Centre

Program of activities

Time

Activity

8.30 am

Welcome breakfast for new students and supervisors (catered)

9.00 am

Formal welcome from Academic Director, Graduate Research

9.15 am

Move into seminar room

9.20 am

Managing your research degree

10.00 am

UC Researcher Development and other support services

10.20 am

Break

10.30 am

Ethics and research integrity

11.00 am

Working with your supervisor

11.30 am

Welcome from the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Deep Saini

11.45 am

Research student experiences

12.15 pm

Lunch – Retro CafĂ© (catered)

Break into two groups for Library session and campus tour

Group 1

Group 2

1.15 pm

Library session

Training Room 1, Level A, Library

1.15 pm

Campus tour including Graduate Research meet and greet

2.00

Campus tour including Graduate Research meet and greet

2.00

Library session

Training Room 1, Level A, Library

Regroup at Building 1 internal courtyard

2.45 pm

Medical and Counselling Centre

3.10 pm

Join us for a drink at The Well, Cooper Lodge

Previous orientation session: For those who missed the S2, 2017 Orientation and wish to listen to the sessions that were recorded, you can access them here, by logging in using your student ID and password.

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