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Human Resources and Employment Relations MSc Welcome Week Timetable

Welcome Week Timetable 2020 

Tuesday 22 September

Welcome Week ActivityDescription Start Time End Time Link

Welcome to the Business School

Join the Dean of School, Professor Jane Hendy, so that we can welcome you to Brunel Business School and introduce you to the key people for your year with us! 

 10:00

 11:00

Zoom Link https://bruneluniversity.zoom.us/j/99708384888

Password: business20

Human Resources & Employment Relations Introduction

Your Programme Leader, Dr Ning Wu, explains how your degree will work, what to do in your first year, and who to contact if you have any questions.

This session is live, so please be on time and ensure your mic is muted, thank you. 

11:15

12:45

Zoom Link

https://bruneluniversity.zoom.us/j/91727385996

Password: business20

 

The BBS Quiz

You’ve met your lecturers – now can you beat them in the BBS Quiz?! Join us for a chance to win prizes and get to know your course-mates.  

13:00 

13:45 

Zoom Link 

https://bruneluniversity.zoom.us/j/97607940177 

Password: business20

Thursday 24 September

Welcome Week ActivityDescription Start Time End Time Link

 Chat with the Dean

Meet the Dean in a relxed forum, listen to plans for the College and ask questions          

15:00 

16:00

Join MS Teams Meeting

 

Friday 25 September

Welcome Week ActivityDescriptionStart 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 your place via the eventbrite link.

10:00

11:15

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

Orientation Day: Planning Your Time

When do you work best? How many hours of reading do you need to do around a lecture? How long do you spend preparing for seminars? Can you work from bed? Join us to work out how, when, and why you work best – and to hear from students and academic staff about how they structure their time. 

 13:00

 13:30

View in Blackboard Learn Collaborate Ultra

Orientation Day: Thinking Like a Postgraduate Student

What’s the difference between undergraduate work and postgraduate work? How do you make that transition? Join us as the Academic Skills Team talk you through how to think like a postgraduate! 

 13:30

 14:30

Blackboard Learn Collaborate Ultra- Link as above

Orientation Day: Navigating Your Reading List - and the Library!

Feeling a bit unsure of your reading list? Not sure how to navigate it? Or are you excited to get into our huge library and get reading? Either way, come and learn about your reading lists and your library. 

14:30

15:00

Blackboard Learn Collaborate Ultra- Link as above

Orientation Day: Navigating Lectures (Mini Lecture & How-To)

Practice your skills in this mini lecture, and get back into the swing of academic work! 

15:00

16:00

Blackboard Learn Collaborate Ultra- Link as above

Orientation Day: Using Online Learning Platforms Q&A

By this point in Welcome Week, you’ve already used the two main platforms (Zoom and Blackboard Collaborate) you’ll be taught on this term. But if you have any questions, this is the session for you! 

16:00

16:45

Blackboard Learn Collaborate Ultra- Link as above

 

 

 

 

 

 

We look forward to meeting you!