Academic Orientation Schedule

Your Orientation will be delivered on Canvas and will consist of (A) General (Student Life) components and (B) Academic components, which will be specific to your degree programme.

See the programme list below for details specific to your degree programme. 

Accounting - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Orientation day presentation  
Accounting in CUBS
Carpool video  
Fast track your career
Academic timetable
Accounting and Finance Society 
Student Testimonial - Jessica Shorten (3rd Year)
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Agricultural Science - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome address from Professor Astrid Wingler, Programme Director
Welcome to the School of Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences (BEES) - Professor Andy Wheeler, Head of School
Programme details 
First year programme overview with Professor Astrid Wingler 
Teagasc introduction 
First year practicals overview with Dr Thomas Quirke, Senior Demonstrator 
Your curriculum and timetable 
Work placement 
Academic support  
Student responsibilities 
Visual of buildings and facilities 
Current student experience  
Getting involved in student life - UCC Macra na Feirme Society 
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Anthropology - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Professor William O'Brien, Academic co-oridnator BA Anthropology
Programme Details: First Year Course Structure
Timetable
Careers
Contact details
Finding your way around
Booklets and brochures 
UCC Connect App.
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Applied Psychology - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Professor Carol Linehan, Head, School of Applied Psychology 
Welcome - Dr Gillian Murphy, Head of First Year
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilites
Further study and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visual of building and facilities
Work placement
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Architecture - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Sarah Culloty, Head, College of Science, Engineering & Food Science
Welcome to Cork Centre for Architectural Education - Professor Kevin McCartney
First Year Modules & Assessments - Ms Orla McKeever, Year 1 Co-ordinator
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Administrative Overview - Gerry McCarthy
Health & safety / building regulations / important contacts - Gerry McCarthy
Further study and career opportunities
Marks & standards / Book of Modules
Professional practice / Year out
The Student Experience - The joint UCC / CIT Degree - Claire Creedon
Getting Involved - Architecture Society - Claire Hannon and Niamh Hurley
Alumni - Amy McKeogh
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Arts - BA (CK101) - Wed, 23 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Wed 23 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Ms Loretta Brady, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Transitioning to UCC - Things to know
Subjects in Arts
Changing your subject choice
Transferring to the BA International
What is a module? What are credits?
Arts degree - Options in second year
Overview of lectures and tutorials
Arts work placement
Careers with Arts
Support and contact details
Important information - Your questions answered
Subject requirements - Points to note
Student experience - Triona Murphy, Peer Support Leader
Alumnus – Carl Sagan on the Pseudoscience of Astrology
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 24 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 25 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 23 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Arts - BA International - Wed, 23 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Wed 23 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Dr Dónal Hassett
Programme overview
Programme structure
Year abroad
Crossing borders module
Options after first year
Subject requirements - Points to note
Arts International Graduate - Jessica Murphy talks about her experience in UCC and on the year abroad
Student support services
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 24 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 25 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 23 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Arts Music - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Dr Tríona Ní Shíocháin, Music
Programme details - Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilities
Further study options and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visuals of buildings and facilities 
Work placement
Year abroad
First year student experience and welcome performance: Sophie Ryan (Harp), Ellie Egan (Fiddle) and Grace Campbell (Voice)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Biological and Chemical Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Biological and Chemical Sciences - Dr John Morrissey, Programme Director
Programme details 
Timetable and Modules - Dr Dave Otway
Book of modules
Supports in the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science
Transitions and Expectations
Consent
Wellbeing supports
The Student Experience and tips for Success - Nina Carlos-De-Clerq
Getting involved in student life
Graduate students - Emer: What to expect over the next four years and tips on success
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Biological, Earth, and Environmental Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 4pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Biological, Earth and Environmental Sciences - Dr Barbara Doyle Prestwich, Programme Director
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
Frist year course structure
Frist year practicals - Dr Tom Quirke
Timetable
Student Responsibilities
Marks and Standards / Book of Modules
Academic support
How to change a subject / module
Visual of map and buildings
Work Placement
Year Abroad
Current Student Experience
Getting involved in Student Life
Alumni
Live Q&A session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 4pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Biomedical Science - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Modules and Assessment
Timetable
Marks and standards
Access to module content
Academic support
Graduate careers
Further study options
Student responsibilities
UCC / CIT Campus Maps
Getting involved in student life
Biomedical Science: Graduate Profiel

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Business Information Systems - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Professor Joe Feller, Head of Dept. Business Information Systems
First year course structure 
Academic timetable
Modules and assessment 
Student responsibilities 
Overview of academic support
Making changes to your registration
What to expect from Canvas
Your lectures and tutorials
BIS activities
Work placement
Degree outlets and careers
Alumni profiles
Communication channels
What to expect in first year and Tips for Success: Seán O’ Callaghan, BIS Student and Chairperson of BIS Society
Getting Involved: BIS Society
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Chemical Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Chemical Sciences - Dr John Morrissey, Programme Director
Programme details 
Programme description
Book of modules
Marks and standards
Timetables and Modules - Dr Dave Otway
Student Experience - Nina Carlos-De-Clerq
Getting Involved in Student Life
Graduate - Eimear: What to expect over the next four years and tips for success
Current student experience  
Getting involved in student life - UCC Macra na Feirme Society 
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address and programme overview - Dr Rose Murphy
Current students share their insights - Calum McLaughlin and Armina Golchin 
BComm Graduates: Niall Horgan and Diarmuid McSweeney, Founders of Gym + Coffee
A Managers View of our unique programme design - Kerri Gleeson
BComm Society
The output of our Degree Programme - Amazing Graduates - Dr Lawrence Dooley, Dr Rose Murphy, Ms Hanora Ryan
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with Chinese - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with French - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with German - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with Hispanic Studies - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with Irish - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Commerce (International) with Italian - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas.

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome Address - Dr Sean Tanner, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic timetable
Year abroad
Student responsibilities
Further study and career options
Changing modules and subjects
Overview of academic support
Student Experience - Olivia (2nd year)
Getting Involved - UCC Commerce Society - Jennifer O Dowling
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Computer Science - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to BSc in Computer Science - Dr Kieran Herley, Programme Coordinator and Degree Head
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Further studies / Career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic support
How to change a subject / module
Visual of building
Work placement
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Criminology - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Professor Maggie O'Neill, Head, Department of Sociology and Criminology
Welcome to Criminology - Dr James Windle
Programme details
UCC supports
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilites
Degree outlet / careers
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visuals of buildings and facilities 
Year abroad
Conversations with criminologists
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Data Science and Analytics - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 12pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome and introduction to the BSc Data Science and Analytics - Professor Gregory Provan
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Further studies / Career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic support
How to change a subject / module
Visual of buildings and facilities
The Student Experience and what to expect - Andrew Nash, Data Science and Analytics student
Getting Involved: UCC Mathematical Society
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 12pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Dentistry / Graduate Entry to Dentistry - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Dentistry - Dr Máiréad Harding
Overview & structure - Dr Máiréad Harding, Year co-ordinator BDS1
Orientation - Dr Siobhán Lucey
The student experience - Luke Harrington, 2nd year dentistry student 
Dental Society - Dewi Bolger
College academic calendar
Student Handbook
Student Health Department
Student Counselling Services
Disability Support Services
UCC Skills Centre
Academic timetable - Semesters 1 and 2
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Digital Humanities and Information Technology - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Dr Orla Murphy, Head of Dept, Digital Humanities 
Programme details - Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilities
Further study options and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visual facilities 
First year experience - Max Bell
Getting involved in student life
Graduate experience - Max Darby
Year abroad
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Early Years and Childhood Studies - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Student Information - Communications, lectures, workshops and tutorials
Academic timetable
Student rules
Further study and career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of student support services
How to change a module
Work placement
Meet our graduates
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Economics (through transformational learning) - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Introduction & Welcome - Dr Ella Kavanagh and Mr Daniel Blackshields  
What is Transformational Learning - Mr Daniel Blackshields
First year course structure and academic timetable  
Your role as a student on the programme
Academic and administrative support
Student experience - Mark Kelleher (graduate)
Join the Economics Society
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Education - Gaeilge - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome Address - Professor Pádraig Ó Macháin
Welcome to the School of Education
Overview of Programme - First year course structure
Change of subject or module
Departmental contacts
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Engineering - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome and Overview of Orientation - Professor Jorge C. Oliveira
School of Engineering Introduction and Welcome - Professor Jorge C. Oliveira
First Year Engineering - Dr Colin Murphy
Overview of Four Programmes
Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering - Professor Jerry Murphy
Electrical and Electronic Engineering - Professor Peter Parbrook
Energy Engineering - Professor Brian Ó Gallachóir
Process and Chemical Engineering - Professor Edmond Byrne
Administrative Issues - Helen Buckley, School Manager
Concluding Remarks - Professor Jorge C. Oliveira
The Student Experience - Professor Oliveira talks to Luke Crowley, 3rd year Process and Chemical Engineering Student)
Carpool videos with students of Engineering
Getting involved: The Formula Student Project

Alumni of Four Degree Programmes:

  • Dr Marguerite Nyhan, Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering
  • Anthony Wall, Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Conor McGuirk, Electrical
  • Professor Edmond Byrne, Process and Chemical
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

English - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Professor Claire Connolly, Head, School of English and Digital Humanities
Overview of Programme - Dr Edel Semple, Programme Director
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilites
Further study and career opportunities 
Book of Modules
Student support services
How to change a module
Visual of building and facilities
Work placement
Year abroad
Student experience - Cillian O'Regan, third year
Getting involved - Clubs and societies
Alumni and careers
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Film and Screen Media - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Dr Ciara Chambers, Head of Dept, Film and Screen Media
COVID-19 Film Collection
Moduels and assessment
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Options for further study and career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support - Dr Barry Monahan, First Year Programme Coordinator
How to change a module
Visual of buildings and facilities
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Finance - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Presentation - Finance Orientation 2020
The Student Experience - Eabha Landers 4th Year Finance
Getting involved - Societies 
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Food Marketing and Entrepreneurship - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome - Dr Alan Collins, Programme Director
Programme structure
College calendar
Book of Modules
Your academic timetable
Campus map
Key programme elements and structure 
Marks and standards
Do's and don'ts of life as a student
Student supports
Plagarism policy - How to recognise and avoid plagarism
Graduate experience - Elizabeth Mohan
Student experience - Jean McPolan (final year)
Foodies Society - Laura Kilmartin
An introduction to Work Placement
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Food Science - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to the School of Food and Nutritional Sciences - Professor Máiréad Kiely, Head of School
Programme details 
First year course structure - Dr Eileen O'Neill, Programme Director and First Year Coordinator
Bookd of Modules
Academic Timetable
Marks and standards
Buildings
Timetable
Academic support
Student responsibilities
Student supports
Maps of Campus, Buildings and Facilities
Work placement
The Student Experience: Dr O'Neill talks to Helen (Food Science student)
Getting involved and becoming and active member of the UCC community
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Genetics - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Genetics - Dr Tom Moore, Director of Programme
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Further studies / career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic support
How to change a subject / module
Visual of building
Work placement
Year abroad
Student Experience: Val Keane, 2nd year genetics student
Get involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Geographical and Archaeological Sciences - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome Address - Dr Ben Gearey
First year course book
Modules and assessment
Timetable
Canvas and turnitin
Degree outlet and careers
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
UCC Connect - App support
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Government and Political Science - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome to Government & Political Science - Dr Theresa Reidy, Head of Dept, Government & Politics
Welcome - Dearbhail O’ Callaghan, Work Placement Manager
Course outline and practicalities
BSc Government & Political Science Undergraduate Handbook
Book of Modules
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Further studies and career opportunities
Administrative support
How to change a module
Visual of building
Work placement
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Industrial Physics - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to BSc Industrial Physics - Dr Bryan Kelleher, Programme Coordinator
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Career opportunitiesand further study
Book of modules / Marks and standards Industrial Physics
Academic support / Mentor programme
How to change a subject / module
Visual of school buildings and facilities 
The Student Experience: Breffni Curran - Getting the best out of your college experience
Getting involved in university life: Physics and Astrophysics Society
Graduates - Jane Crowley and Kevin Shortiss: The undergraduate experience and how their careers developed
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

International Development and Food Policy - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 12pm on Weds 23 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address - Mr Michael Fitzgibbon, Programme Director
Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilities
Further study and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Academic support
Changing a subject or module
Visual guide to our buildings
Work placement
Year abroad
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 12pm on **Weds 23 September**

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Law and Business - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address - Professor Mark Poustie, Dean, School of Law
Welcome - Professor John Mee, Director, Law and Business
What does it mean to be a Law student 
Introduction to the Law Library
Introduction to the UCC School of Law professional services 
Introduction to UCC Skills Centre
Career Services
UCC Law Society - Rebecca O Shaughnessy
A perspective from a current Law student
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Law and French - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address - Professor Mark Poustie, Dean, School of Law
Welcome - Dr Bernadette Sage Fuller, Director, Law and French
What does it mean to be a Law student - Dr Catherine O'Sullivan
Introduction to the UCC School of Law professional services 
Introduction to UCC Skills Centre
Career Services
UCC Law Society
Introduction to the Law Library
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Law and Irish - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address - Professor Mark Poustie, Dean, School of Law
Fís Fáiltiú - Dr Seán O Conaill
What does it mean to be a Law student - Dr Catherine O'Sullivan
Introduction to the UCC School of Law professional services 
Introduction to the Law Library
Introduction to UCC Skills Centre
Careers
Law and Irish - A student's view - Eimear Kiely
Student Law Society 
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Law Pathways - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Ursula Kilkelly, Head, College of Business and Law
Welcome - Professor Thia Hennessy, Dean, College of Business and Law
Undergraduate Student-Staff Handbook specific to Cork University Business School (CUBS)
Tips for success in the College of Business & Law
Introduction to Student Inc.
Welcome address - Professor Mark Poustie, Dean, School of Law
Welcome: Dr Catherine O Sullivan, Director
What does it mean to be a Law student - Dr Catherine O'Sullivan
Introduction to the UCC School of Law professional team
Introduction to UCC Skills Centre
Careers
Student Law Society 
Testimonials - BCL Pathways / BCL Clinical Pathways / BCL International Pathways
Online resources - Skills Booklet
Introduction to the Law Library
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Mathematical Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 12pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Mathematical Sciences - Dr Kevin Hayes
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
First year course structure
Academic timetable
What to expect
Academic calendar / Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic support: Dr Andreas Amann
How to change a subject / module
Visual of school building
Year abroad
Student support services
Getting involved: UCC Maths Society
Alumni
Live Q&A session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 12pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Medical and Health Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 11am on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Getting Started - Guidance for students attending Brookfield Health Sciences Complex  
Virtual tour of campus  
Welcome Address - Professor Paula O’ Leary
Welcome to Medical & Health Sciences - Professor Aideen Sullivan
Overview of degree programme
Overview of year 1 
Student rules & regulations
Additional information on BSc Medical & Health Sciences
Year 1 Coordinator - Dr Louise Collins
The student experience - Maedbh Heaney (3rd year)
Get involved - Med. Societies
Student support and wellbeing - Dr Eileen Duggan
Pod allocations
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 11am 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Medicine (CK701) - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 11am on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to Medicine - Dr Kathleen Quane, Year 1 Co-ordinator
Modules and assessment 
Foundations of Medicine Modules - Dr Kathleen Quane
Overview of CP Modules - Dr Robert Gaffney
Overview of HC1002 Module
Overview of student selected modules - Dr Colm O Thuathaigh
Year 1 core structure - College calendar and key dates
Academic timetable - Semester 1
Marks and standards
Year 1 core modules
Year 1 elective modules
Book of Modules
Academic support
How to change a module
Visuals of Brookfield and Western Gateway Building
Student support information
Year 1 class reps
The student experience
UCC Medical Society
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 11am 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Midwifery - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Josephine Hegarty, Head of School
Overview of nursing programmes - Dr Teresa Wills, Director of Undergraduate Education
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure for General Nursing
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
Visual of building and facilities
Practice placement
Student experience - Noreen Coakley (2nd year)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Nursing - Children's and General Nursing - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Josephine Hegarty, Head of School
Overview of nursing programmes - Dr Teresa Wills, Director of Undergraduate Education
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure for General Nursing
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
Visual of building and facilities
Practice placement
Student experience - Noreen Coakley (2nd year)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Nursing - General Nursing - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Josephine Hegarty, Head of School
Overview of nursing programmes - Dr Teresa Wills, Director of Undergraduate Education
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure for General Nursing
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
Visual of building and facilities
Practice placement
Student experience - Noreen Coakley (2nd year)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Nursing - Intellectual Disability Nursing - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Josephine Hegarty, Head of School
Overview of nursing programmes - Dr Teresa Wills, Director of Undergraduate Education
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure for General Nursing
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
Visual of building and facilities
Practice placement
Student experience - Noreen Coakley (2nd year)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Nursing - Mental Health Nursing - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Nursing and Midwifery - Professor Josephine Hegarty, Head of School
Overview of nursing programmes - Dr Teresa Wills, Director of Undergraduate Education
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure for General Nursing
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
Visual of building and facilities
Practice placement
Student experience - Noreen Coakley (2nd year)
Getting involved in student life
Alumni
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 3pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Nutritional Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to the School of Food and Nutritional Sciences - Professor Máiréad Kiely, Head of School
Programme Overview - Dr Tony Sheehy
School Staff
Programme Overview
Modules
Marks and standards
Buildings
Timetable
Academic support
Student responsibilities
Getting involved
Work placement
About the school
First year programme structure
Credits, book of modules
Week numbers and assessment dates
Student supports
Further study and career opportunities
The Student Experience: David Breen - Tips for Success
Live Q&A session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Occupational Therapy - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 12pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to Occupational Therapy - Dr Eithne Hunt, First Year Programme Coordinator
Overview programme 
First year course structure 
Getting to know campus
UCC academic calendar
Academic support
Student responsibilities
Practice placement
Further study and career opportunities
Student experience - Louise, final year student
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 12pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Pharmacy - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 12pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Pharmacy - Professor Stephen Byrne, Head of School
Overview of Pharmacy - Dr JJ Keating
BPharm & MPharm Programme Structure
Academic Timetables - Semesters 1 & 2
Pharmacy Book of Modules
Pharmacy building
Academic and other supports for pharmacy students
Learning to learn as a pharmacy student - Opportunities and challenges
Graduate Attributes - Pharmacy
Further study / career opportunities
Pharmacy student responsibilities
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 12pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Physics and Astrophysics - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 3pm on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Science, Engineering and Food Science - Professor Sarah Culloty
Welcome to Physics & Astrophysics: Professor Stephen Fahy, Programme Coordinator
Programme details 
Modules and assessment
First year course structure and options - Professor Stephen Fahy
Academic timetable
Student responsibilities
Further studies / Career opportunities
Marks and standards / Book of modules
Academic support / Mentor programme
How to change a subject / module
Visual of school building
UCC Physics graduate - Donagh O'Mahony: Working at the Tyndall National Institute
Study Abroad
Summer Research Programme (optional)
Student Experience: James O'Sullivan gives tips for success
Getting Involved: Join UCC Physics and Astrophysics Society
Graduates - Jane Crowley and Kevin Shortiss: Work experience and how their careers developed
Live Q&A session on Microsoft Teams at 3pm

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Psychology and Computing - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome Address - Dr Conor Linehan
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Timetable
Student responsibilites
Further study and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visual of building and facilities
Work placement - Year 3 (optional)
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Public Health Sciences - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 11.30am on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to the School of Public Health - Professor Ivan Perry, Dean of the School of Public Health
Welcome Address - Dr Janas Harrington, Director of the BSc Public Health Sciences
Intorduction to the BSc in Public Health Sciences
Work Placements - Dr Fiona MacLeod
Modules and assessments
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Course pracitcalities 
Further study / career opportunities
Academic calendar/ Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Academic support
How to change a module
Visual of buildings
Work placement
Year abroad
The student experience: James Scanlon (2nd year student) and Maeve McGovern (3rd Year student)
Alumni - Discussion between graduates and current students
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 11.30am

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Social Science (Youth and Community Work) - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome and Overview of Programme - Noreen Keane
Academic Support - Michael O’hAodain
How to change a module
Work Placement
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Social Science - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome Address - Professor Cathal O'Connell, Head, School of Applied Social Studies
Welcome - Dr Fiona Dukelow, Programme Director
Academic Overview - Nicola Maxwell
Social practice and the profession - David O’ Donovan
First year course structure
Academic timetable
Student responsibilites
Further study and career opportunities 
Marks and standards
Overview of academic support - Dr Gill Harold, Support Officer
Turorials - Margaret Buckley
How to change a module
Visual of building and facilities
BSocSc (International) Pathway - Dr Siobhán O’ Sullivan
First year experience - Laura Quigley
Getting involved in student life
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Social Work - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome - Dr Joe Whelan, Prorgamme Coordiantor
Modules and assessment 
First year course structure
Student responsibilites - Code of conduct and fitness to practice
Further study and career opportunities 
Marks and standards / Book of Modules
Student support services
How to change a subject or module
Visual of building and facilities
Work placement
Student experience - Diarmuid Twomey with staff and graduates
Getting involved in student life
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Speech and Language Therapy - Mon, 21 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 10am on Mon 21 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome to the College of Medicine and Health - Professor Helen Whelton, Head of College
Welcome to Speech and Language Therapy - Professor Nicole Müller, Head of Department
Overview Of the 4-year SLT Programme
Year 1 curriculum
Academic support
Accredited programme
Marks and standards
Important issues - Vaccinations and blood tests, Garda Vetting, Disability Support Services, Class Reps
Your UCC email account / Timetable / Canvas
Personal Academic Tutor (PAT) System
Clinical Placement - Ms Kerry O’Grady
Student experience - Vanessa Burns in conversation with Dr Alice Lee
Getting involved in student life
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 10am with tutor breakout sessions following at 11am

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 22 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 23 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 21 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Sports Studies and Physical Education - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome Address - Dr Wesley O'Brien, Director
Welcome - Dr Joāo Costa
Overview of programme - Dr Diarmuid Lester
The first year experience - Danu Ní Thuama
Timetable
Students' technological readiness for blended learning
Book of Modules
Canvas mobile app - For Mac / Android
Subject requirements – points to note
Student supports
Mature – QQI-FET Language Contacts
How to change a subject / module
Library resources
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

Theatre and Performative Practices - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome to Theatre & Performative Practices - Professor Yvon Bonenfant, Head of Department
Welcome Address - Professor Jools Gilson, Head of School and First Year Lecturer
Introduction - Peter Woodhouse
First year modules
First year course structure
Student responsibilities
Further study / Career opportunities
Marks & standards / Book of Modules
Overview of academic support
How to change a module
Visual of building and facilities
Internships and work placement
Year abroad
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

World Languages - Tue, 22 Sep 2020

You will be required to attend a Live Academic Q&A Session at 2pm on Tue 22 September. You should have completed the Academic component of orientation before you attend the Live Q&A Session. You will find a link to the Live Q&A Session in the Academic component of orientation in Canvas. 

Academic Orientation Details
Welcome - Professor Chris Williams, Head, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences
Welcome address & introduction - Dr Caroline Williamson Sinalo and Dr Mark Chu
Programme details - Modules and assessment
First year experience - Clodagh Tyrrell
Graduate employment
Student supports
How to change a subject or module
Live Q&A Session will take place on Microsoft Teams at 2pm 

If you haven't already done so, please make sure to complete the general component of your Orientation as well. 

Peer Support Meeting

You will receive an email from you Peer Support Leader to your student email account on 23 September 2020. This will include details on accessing your Peer Support group meeting which will occur on 24 September 2020. It is important that you attend this meeting as it is a great opportunity to meet your Peer Support Leader and fellow classmates. Please keep an eye on your UCC email inbox for the link to this meeting. 

Technical Requirements

Please download Microsoft Teams before 22 September 2020. Go to http://www.ucc.ie/o365 and log in using your UCC Student IT Account Username (which is your [studentnumber]@umail.ucc.ie) and Password (which is your Student IT Account password). If you encounter any difficulties, contact Student IT Support.

General Orientation Timetable

 

General Orientation
Welcome to University College Cork, Professor John O'Halloran, Interim President Join a Club
Student IT Services Student Rules and Regulations
Introduction to the UCC Library Bystander Intervention Training
COVID-19 Health Information Student Health and Wellbeing
First Year Experience Coordinator Introduction EveryDay Matters Programme
Peer Support - a guide for students by students Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
UCC Skills Centre - Transitioning to University Introduction to Student Inc.
Student Counselling and Development - Overview of Services Entrepreneurship at UCC
Careers Services - Overview of Services Graduate Attributes and Values
Money Matters - Budgeting for First Year UCC's Green Campus and Sustainability Journey
Student Life - Students' Union Virtual Tour of Campus and the Mardyke Sports Arena
Join a Society  

 

 

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