Faculty of Technology

Masters Logistics and Supply Chain Management Students

Induction Week

Monday 18 September

10:00am - 11:30pm

Portland Building Room 0.28

Welcome Meeting

This is an informal meeting to provide an opportunity for new students to meet each other and to meet Mathematics and Logistics staff. This session will feature welcome speeches by: 

  • Professor Andrew Osbaldestin, Head of Department
  • Professor Dylan Jones, Director of the Centre for Operational Research and Logistics
  • Dr Djamila Ouelhadj, Head of the Logistics and Operational Research Group
  • Dr Graham Wall, MSc Course Leader
  • Dr Xiang Song, Induction Tutor

All Students

11:30am - 12:30pm

Lion Gate Building Technology Student Recruitment Centre, Room 0.14

ID Check and Campus Card Collection

Please remember to register online before attending this session. You will be required to present your ID (passport, EU identity card or photo driving licence) to confirm your registration. Once confirmed you will be able to collect your Student Campus Card. You are not fully registered until your ID has been checked.

Home & EU Students only

Tuesday 19 September 2017

10:00am - 1:00pm

Burnaby Building Room 4.05

Student Representatives and Student Feedback

10:00am - 10:20am

Dr Lynsey Plockyn, Associate Dean (Students), Faculty of Technology

All Students

Student Services and Support

10:20am - 10:50pm

Dr Graham Wall, Senior Lecturer and MSc Course Leader

An overview of the support available for you at the University of Portsmouth including ASK (our academimic skills support service), Maths Café, the University Library, Purple Door, the Computing and Maths (CAM) office, ECF and the use of Moodle.

All Students


10:50am - 11:10am

Introduction to Moodle

11:10am - 11:40pm

Richard Crabtree, Senior Online Course Developers will introduce you to our Virtual Learning Environment

All Students

Maths Café and Learning Support

11:40pm - 11:50pm

Dr Mateja Presern, Academic Learning Support Coordinator

All Students

Resources for Academic Skills

11:50pm - 12:20pm

Heather Lee, Academic Skills Lecturer

All Students

Campus Tour

12:20pm - 1:00pm

All Students

Wednesday 20 September

10:00am - 3:00pm

Ravelin Park

Freshers' Fayre

Meet members of the University of Portsmouth Students' Union (UPSU) and representitives from clubs, societies and a range of student services. The Freshers' Fayre takes place on both Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 September from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

All Students

Thursday 21 September

11:00am - 12:50am

Portland Building Room 0.41

Course Overview

11:00am - 11:50am

Dr Graham Wall, MSc Course Leader

All Students


11:50am - 12:00pm

All Students

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transportation Accreditation

12:00pm - 12:50pm

Harald Hamley, CILT Regional Officer

All Students

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