The SEAS Taught Postgraduate Year
Welcome to Sheffield!
This gives the key dates of the SEAS year, and your key responsibilities as a postgraduate student in the Graduate School of East Asian Studies:
|Attend University welcome meeting for postgraduate students||Tuesday, 18 September||13:30 - 14:30||TBC|
|Library Introduction||Wednesday, 19 September||13:30 - 14:30||Arts Tower Lecture Theatre 9|
|Attend SEAS Welcome Meeting||Wednesday, 19 September||15:00 - 16:30||SR DB13, Bartolome House|
|Welcome Reception||Wednesday, 19 September||16:30 - 18:30||ICOSS foyer|
|Module choice - to be completed online||Ongoing until 9th September||N/A||N/A|
|Immigration Registration (passport/visa scanning and BRP collection)||Thursday, 20 September||14:00 - 14:30||Discovery Rooms, Level 5, Students' Union Building|
|Attend University Registration – check your University welcome pack for full details of timetables, procedures and essential documentation; for detailed information, please see: www.shef.ac.uk/newstudents/registration/timetables/pgt.html||Friday, 20 September||15:00 - 16:30
||Goodwin Sports Hall|
|University Health Service (UHS)||During Intro Week||Elmfield Building|
|Check your students record to ensure that all contact addresses and phone numbers are correct.
Check your timetable via the SSiD website.
|During Intro Week||Online|
|Choose Class Representatives for each degree programme, and inform Dr Yu Chen and Dr Thomas McAuley||Before Friday, 5 October|
|Study Skills Seminar
||Wednesday, 3rd October||14:00 - 16:00||Hicks Lecture Theatre C|
|Library Skills session (two groups)
||Wednesday, 10 October
||14.00 - 15:00
15:00 - 16.00
|Arts Tower, Computer room AT-1012
|Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend)||Wednesday, 10 October||13.30 - 15.00||Shearwood Road, A06|
|TPG Dissertation Introduction||Wednesday, 17 October||12:00 - 14:00||Diamond, Computer room 3|
|Dissertation ethics||Wednesday 24th October||12.00 - 14.00||Hicks, LT7|
|Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend)||Wednesday, 28 November||13.30 - 15.00||Shearwood Road, A06|
|Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend)||Wednesday, 6 March||13:30 - 15:00||Shearwood Road, A06|
|Student-Staff Committee (Class Reps to attend)||Wednesday, 15 May||13:30 - 15:00||Shearwood Road, A06|
|Research Seminars – all students are encouraged to attend||see the schedule here||Held throughout the teaching year||TBC|
|Any teething problems........?
Any questions, suggestions, concerns...........?
|Speak to your class representative or
contact Dr Yu Chen