Your first day

The first day of term is Monday 21 September 2020. This marks the start of the University’s Welcome programme. You will receive further details about the activities that will be taking place to welcome you to Manchester.

Your first day of the Foundation Programme is Monday 28 September. This marks the start of your Programme Induction. Some of the events this week will be hosted online, with others taking place on campus.

Your first event takes place online at 10am on 28 September. You will receive a link nearer the time. You’ll be welcomed to the programme by Dr Elly Cartwright, the Academic Lead for our pre-medical and pre-dental programmes.

Your first week: timetable

See where you need to be during the first week of term.

Monday 28 September

10am to 11am – Introductory talk
Dr Elly Cartwright, Academic Lead for pre-medical and pre-dental programmes
Location: Online – link TBC

Tuesday 29 September

10am to 12pm (group to be allocated) – Course introduction
Dr Harbans Sharma, Ms Anne-Marie Smith
Location: Room 1.825, Stopford Building

Wednesday 30 September

10am to 12pm – Introduction to Xaverian College
Location: Report to the visitors’ reception at Xaverian College 

Thursday 1 October

10am to 1pm (groups to be allocated) – Introduction to course workbook
Ms Anne Marie Smith
You will be allocated a session starting at either 10am, 11am or 12pm.
Location: Room 1.825, Stopford Building 

Friday 2 October

11am to 12pm – Study skills: Online learning
Dr Hazel England
Location: Online – link TBC 

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