History Archaeology and Religion

Enrolment in the School of History, Archaeology and Religion.

Enrolment and induction will take place during the week commencing Monday 25 September 2017.

Undergraduate students

Monday 25 September 2017

There no enrolment activities scheduled. However, should you require help with your module choice selections or general queries regarding enrolment week, please visit the SHARE help desk situated in the coffee shop on the ground floor of the John Percival Building. The help desk is open from 12:00-14:00.

Tuesday 26 September

09:30-10:00Welcome Talk - All students must attend the Welcome Talk for their Home School.
Room 0.05, Optometry Building
10:30-12:30Meet your Personal Tutor [Single Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Ancient History Year 1 notice board.
12:45-13:30Introduction to the Student Mentor Scheme
Stanley Parris Lecture Theatre: Room 1.05, Tower Building
14:00-16:00Meet your Personal Tutor [Joint Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Ancient History Year 1 notice board.

Wednesday 27 September

11:15-11:35Careers & Employability Talk - Introduction to University Careers & Employability service.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:35-11:45Student Voice Talk - Overview of the services of the Students’ Union and the Academic Rep system.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:45-11:55Languages for All Talk: - Learn a language for free alongside your degree.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:55-12:05Cardiff Volunteering Talk: - The Students’ Union in-house charity that seeks to provide an extensive array of volunteering opportunities in the local community for Cardiff University students.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales

Friday 23 September

11:00-11:45 Ancient History Introductory Talk
Find out about studying Ancient History at Cardiff and the year ahead.
Room C/-1.01, Sir Martin Evans Building

Monday 2 October

17:00-19:00Welcome Party
You are warmly invited to come along and meet your fellow students and members of staff.
Venue: Viriamu Jones Gallery, Main Building

Thursday 5 October

12:10Library induction - students with last names ending A-M
In this session, you will meet your library subject specialist for Ancient History and find out what services are available in the library and how to use them. 
Room 0.36, John Percival Building 
13:10Library induction - students with last names ending N-Z
In this session, you will meet your library subject specialist for Ancient History and find out what services are available in the library and how to use them.
Room 0.36, John Percival Building

Monday 25 September 2017

There no enrolment activities scheduled. However, should you require help with your module choice selections or general queries regarding enrolment week, please visit the SHARE help desk situated in the coffee shop on the ground floor of the John Percival Building. The help desk is open from 12:00-14:00.

Tuesday 26 September

09:30-10:00Welcome Talk - All students must attend the Welcome Talk for their Home School.
Room 1.01, Tower Building
10:30-12:30Meet your Personal Tutor [Single Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Archaeology Year 1 notice board.
12:45-13:30Introduction to the Student Mentor Scheme
Stanley Parris Lecture Theatre: Room 1.05, Tower Building
14:00-16:00Meet your Personal Tutor [Joint Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Archaeology Year 1 notice board.

Wednesday 27 September

11:15-11:35Careers & Employability Talk - Introduction to University Careers & Employability service.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:35-11:45Student Voice Talk - Overview of the services of the Students’ Union and the Academic Rep system.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:45-11:55Languages for All Talk: - Learn a language for free alongside your degree.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:55-12:05Cardiff Volunteering Talk: - The Students’ Union in-house charity that seeks to provide an extensive array of volunteering opportunities in the local community for Cardiff University students.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales

Friday 29 September

16:00-16:45 Archaeology Introductory Talk
Find out about studying Archaeology at Cardiff and the year ahead.
Room 2.01, John Percival Building

Monday 2 October

17:00-19:00Welcome Party
You are warmly invited to come along and meet your fellow students and members of staff.
Venue: Viriamu Jones Gallery, Main Building

Monday 25 September 2017

There no enrolment activities scheduled. However, should you require help with your module choice selections or general queries regarding enrolment week, please visit the SHARE help desk situated in the coffee shop on the ground floor of the John Percival Building. The help desk is open from 12:00-14:00.

Tuesday 26 September

09:30-10:00Welcome Talk - All students must attend the Welcome Talk for their Home School.
Room 1.05, Tower Building
10:30-12:30Meet your Personal Tutor [Single Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the History Year 1 notice board.
12:00-12:45Introduction to the Student Mentor Scheme
Stanley Parris Lecture Theatre: Room 1.05, Tower Building
14:00-16:00Meet your Personal Tutor [Joint Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the History Year 1 notice board.

Wednesday 27 September

11:15-11:35Careers & Employability Talk - Introduction to University Careers & Employability service.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:35-11:45Student Voice Talk - Overview of the services of the Students’ Union and the Academic Rep system.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:45-11:55Languages for All Talk: - Learn a language for free alongside your degree.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:55-12:05Cardiff Volunteering Talk: - The Students’ Union in-house charity that seeks to provide an extensive array of volunteering opportunities in the local community for Cardiff University students.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales

Friday 29 September

16:00-16:45 History Introductory Talk  
Find out about studying History at Cardiff and the year ahead.
Lecture Theatre C/0.07, Sir Martin Evans Building

Monday 2 October

17:00-19:00Welcome Party
You are warmly invited to come along and meet your fellow students and members of staff.
Venue: Viriamu Jones Gallery, Main Building

Monday 25 September 2017

There no enrolment activities scheduled. However, should you require help with your module choice selections or general queries regarding enrolment week, please visit the SHARE help desk situated in the coffee shop on the ground floor of the John Percival Building. The help desk is open from 12:00-14:00.

Tuesday 26 September

09:30-10:00Welcome Talk - All students must attend the Welcome Talk for their Home School.
Room 2.48, John Percival Building
10:30-12:30Meet your Personal Tutor [Single Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Religious and Theological Studies Year 1 notice board. 
12:45-13:30Introduction to the Student Mentor Scheme
Stanley Parris Lecture Theatre: Room 1.05, Tower Building 
14:00-16:00Meet your Personal Tutor [Joint Honours Students]
Personal Tutor lists will be displayed on the Religious and Theological Studies Year 1 notice board.

Wednesday 27 September

11:15-11:35Careers & Employability Talk - Introduction to University Careers & Employability service.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:35-11:45Student Voice Talk - Overview of the services of the Students’ Union and the Academic Rep system.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:45-11:55Languages for All Talk: - Learn a language for free alongside your degree.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales
11:55-12:05Cardiff Volunteering Talk: - The Students’ Union in-house charity that seeks to provide an extensive array of volunteering opportunities in the local community for Cardiff University students.
Riordan Smith Lecture Theatre, National Museum Wales

Friday 29 September

09:00-09:45 Elementary Sanskrit Studies Introductory Talk
Room 1.19, John Percival Building
09:00-09:45Arabic Studies Introductory Talk
Room 5.26, John Percival Building
11:00-11:45Theology Studies Introductory Talk
Room 0.36, John Percival Building
12:00-12:45Religious Studies Introductory Talk
Room 0.31, John Percival Building
13:00-13:45Library Induction
In this session, you will meet your library subject specialist for Religious and Theological Studies and find out what services are available in the library and how to use them.
Room 0.36, John Percival Building

Monday 2 October

17:00-19:00Welcome Party
You are warmly invited to come along and meet your fellow students and members of staff.
Venue: Viriamu Jones Gallery, Main Building

Year 2

Friday 29 September

09:30-10:00Cohort meeting
Room 0.02, Tower Building 
10:00-12:30Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Thursday 28 September

09:15-10:00 Cohort meeting
Room C/-1.01, Sir Martin Evans Building

Friday 29 September

10:00-12:30 Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Friday 29 September

16:00-17:00Cohort meeting
Room C/-1.04, Sir Martin Evans Building
09:30-12:30Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Monday 25 September

14:00-15:00Cohort meeting and library refresher
Room 2.01, John Percival Building 

Tuesday 26 September

16:00Meeting for students taking Arabic Texts 1
Room 5.10, John Percival Building

Year 3

Thursday 28 September

09:30-10:00Cohort meeting
Room 0.02, Tower Building 
10:00-12:30Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Thursday 28 September

09:15-10:00Cohort meeting
Room C/-1.01, Sir Martin Evans Building

Friday 29 September

10:00-12:30Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Thursday 28 September

16:00-17:00Cohort meeting
Room C/-1.04, Sir Martin Evans Building
09:30-12:30Personal Tutor meeting
Personal Tutor's office

Monday 25 September

14:00-15:00Cohort meeting and library refresher
Room 2.01, John Percival Building 

Tuesday 26 September

16:00Meeting for students taking Arabic Texts 1
Room 5.10, John Percival Building
16:00Meeting for students taking (RT7316) Dissertation
Room 2.51, John Percival Building

Postgraduate students

Monday 25 September 2017

TimeEventLocation
10:00-10:30All new Postgraduates - School welcome talks:
  • Head of School, Professor David Watkinson
  • Director of Postgraduate Studies, Dr Peter Guest
  • Workplace partnerships Officer, Graham Getheridge
John Percival Building, room 2.05
10:30-11:00All new Postgraduates and staff - CoffeeJohn Percival Building, room 2.05
11:00-11:30All new Postgraduates - Postgraduate presentation
Postgraduate presentation by the Students' Union.
John Percival Building, room 2.05
11:30-12:30All new Postgraduates - Virtual tour of the library
Duncan Mongomery, Subject Librarian
John Percival Building, room 2.05
12:30-14:00Lunch 
14:00-16:00Research Postgraduates - MPhil and Phd
Induction with Professor Paul Nicholson, Director of Postgraduate Research, followed by initial meetings with supervisors (if previously arranged).
John Percival Building, room 5.24
14:00-16:00Religious Studies / Theology Masters - MA Religious Studies, MA Islam in Contemporary Britain and MTH Theology
Introductory talk by Dr Saira Malik followed by meetings with programme/pathway directors to discuss module selection:
  • Asian Religions Pathway – Professor James Hegarty (room 5.29)
  • Late Antiquity Pathway – Professor Josef Lossl (room 5.28)
  • MA Islam in Contemporary World – Prof. Sophie Gilliat-Ray (Islam Centre, 4.21)
  • MTh Theology (Pathways: Biblical, Doctrine / Ethics / Practical) - Dr John Wilks (remain in room 5.26)
John Percival Building, room 5.26
14:00-16:00Ancient History Masters - MA Ancient History, MA Ancient and Medieval Warfare, MA History and Archaeology of the Greek and Roman World and MA Late Antique and Byzantine Studies
Introductory talk by Dr Laurence Totelin followed by meetings with programme/pathway directors to discuss module selection:
  • MA Ancient History – Dr Laurence Totelin (remain in room 4.45)
  • MA Ancient & Medieval Warfare – Dr Louis Rawlings (room 4.02)
  • MA History & Arch of Greek & Roman World – Dr Ruth Westgate (room 4.09)
  • MA Late Antique & Byzantine Studies – Dr Shaun Tougher (room 5.02)
John Percival Building, room 4.45
14:00-16:00History Masters - MA History, MA Welsh History and MA Medieval British Studies
Introductory talk by Professor Clare Griffiths followed by meetings with programme/pathway directors to discuss module selection:
  • MA History – Professor Clare Griffiths (remain in room 3.42)
  • MA Welsh History – Dr Martin Wright (room 5.37)
  • MA Medieval British Studies – Professor Helen Nicholson (room 5.45)
John Percival Building, room 3.42
14:00-16:00Archaeology / Conservation Masters - MA Archaeology, MA Early Celtic Studies, MSc Archaeological Science, MSc Care of Collections, MSc Conservation Practice and MSc Professional Conservation
Introductory talk by Prof. Niall Sharples followed by meetings with programme/pathway directors to discuss module selection:
  • Prehistoric Britain Pathway – Professor Niall Sharples (room 4.18)
  • European Neolithic Pathway – Professor Niall Sharples (room4.18)
  • Early Medieval Society & Culture Pathway – Professor John Hines (room 4.18)
  • MA Celtic Studies – Dr Alan Lane (room 4.18)
  • MSc Archaeological Science – Dr Richard Madgwick (room 4.01)
  • MSc Collections/Conservation – Jane Henderson (Conservation labs)

John Percival Building, room 4.18

Information about University-wide welcome events organised by the Postgraduate Association is available on their website.

Details about the Postgraduate Association (part of the Students’ Union) can be found on their website.