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Economic and Finance UG Welcome Week

Welcome Week Timetable 2020 

Monday 21 September 

Welcome Week Activity  Description              Start TimeEnd Time  Link

Welcome address from The Head of Department

Meet the Head of Department, Dr. John Hunter

14:30 

14:45

Join Blackboard Learn (BBL) Collaborate session

Open with Chrome

Course Structure and Progression

Find out about your course structure and progression opportunities with Dr. Angeliki Theophilopoulou 

 14:45 

 15:00

As above

Talk on Student Experience

 Learn all about the student experience with Dr. Fang Xu

 15:00 

 15:15

As above

Student Society President/Secretary

Economics and Finance Society; Brunel Investment and Trading Society; Student Union - VP CBASS 

Learn about societies and opportunities available to you.

 15:15 

 15:25

As above

Understanding your timetable

Find out how to access your timetables with Richard Southby

 15:35 

 15:45

As above

Library provision for E & F

Learn how to use the library with department librarian, Kwabena Sarfo-Adu Amankwah

 15:45 

 15:55

As above

Academic Skills provision for students 

Find out what academic skills provision is available with Inna Namestnikova and Noel Parnis 

 15:55 

 16:05

As above

Introduction of Professional Development Centre (PDC)

 Learn about the PDC with Samantha Adam

16:05  

 16:15 

As above

Question and Answer

Question and Answer session

16:15 

 16:45

As above

Tuesday 22 September

Welcome Week Activity  Description              Start TimeEnd Time  Link

Welcome address from The Head of Department

Meet the Head of Department, Dr. John Hunter

10:00

10:10

Join Blackboard Learn Collaborate Session

Open with Chrome 

Microeconomics

Find out about the module overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Angeliki Theopoulou

10:10 

 10:15

As above 

Macroeconomics

Find out about the module overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Dilruba Karim

10:15 

 10:20

As above

Mathematics for Economics & Finance

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Matthias Winter

10:20 

 10:25

As above 

Financial Markets

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Woo-Young  Kang

10:25

 10:30

As above

Introduction to Financial Accounting 

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader: Mrs Maninder Panaser

10:30

 10:35

As above 

Professional Skills and Statistics 

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Qiwei Chen

10:35

10:40

As above

Accountancy for Business 

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader: Dr. Elisabetta Barone 

10:40

 10:50

As above 

Foundations of Economics

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leader:  Dr Anamaria Diana Sova

10:50 

 11:00

As above 

Quantitative Methods in Accountancy, Economics and Finance

Find out about the overview, content & outline from the module leaders: Dr. Matthias Winter/Dr Prashant Gupta

 11:00

 11:20

As above 

Introduction to personal tutoring

Learn all about personal tutoring: how, when and why to contact your personal tutor while in Brunel: Dr. Ka Kei Chan (Senior Tutor)

11:20

11:30

As above

Meet your personal tutor

Meet your respective personal tutors – All Departmental Academic Staff

11:30 

12:00

As above  

Questions and Answers

Q&A Session

11:50

12:00

As above

 

Friday 25 September

Welcome Week ActivitiesDescriptionStart TimeEnd Time Link

Professional Life

Come and find out about Professional Life, a programme  designed to run alongside your studies, offering you a portfolio of essential skills and professional qualifications gained upon your career development journey.

Book a slot via the eventbrite link that suits your availability.

See eventbrite Link

See eventbrite Link

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/2020-21-welcome-week-intro-to-your-sponsored-professional-life-activities-tickets-119254783267

Employability Skills 

Hear about the BrunelPlus award and the READY Programme.

15:30 

16:30

Join Zoom Meeting
https://bruneluniversity.zoom.us/j/7301359404

Meeting ID: 730 135 9404
Passcode: 6256134338

 

We look forward to meeting you!