Undergraduate Enrolment

Please see  below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2015,  a step-by-step guide to enrolment is available.

Module Timetables and Reading Lists
You will receive module timetables and detailed module kits/reading lists at subject-specific Introductory Talks, or at the first lecture, or via Learning Central.

School Handbook for Undergraduate Students
All students (new and continuing) will receive a copy of the generic School Handbook for Undergraduate Students either before or during Enrolment week.  This handbook gives you full details about a variety of matters concerning your studies.

Year 1 – all programmes

New students – please note!  

Please do not enrol on any modules on SIMS Online before meeting your Personal Tutor and attending School enrolment on Wednesday 23 September.

The information on these pages is a brief guide to the main Enrolment events taking place during Enrolment week (Monday 21 September – Friday 25 September).

Before enrolment week, you should read the Essential Information in the Humanities & Social Studies Year One Enrolment & Subject Guide, and relevant Academic Subject information.

Main Enrolment events for all new students are outlined below.

Online Central Enrolment: full instructions will be provided by the University Registry.

Welcome Event: Tuesday 22 September, 9.30am – 10.00am. Programmes with Politics and Cardiff-Bordeaux Joint Degree/Diploma: 0.22 School of Law & Politics, Park Place, NB If you are a Joint Honours student and your Welcome Events clash, please attend ONE event only – the events cover similar ground and you will not be disadvantaged!

Personal Tutor Meetings: Tuesday 22 September.  Details will be emailed to you on or before 22 September. (NB Single honours students to see Personal Tutor from 10.00am.  Joint Honours students to see Personal Tutors from 3.00pm (‘Home’ school tutor must be seen first).

School Enrolment: Wednesday 23 September.  John Percival Building* (map ref: 16), from 9.00am – 12.00 noon (Session 1 – Additional Subject Enrolment) and 1.00pm – 4.00pm (Session 2 – Honours Enrolment and Online Enrolment).

Details of the rooms for School Enrolment will be supplied at the foyer of the John Percival Building on the day.

Financial Capability Talks – Thursday 24 September in Law 0.22 at 9.00am and 10.00am.  These talks will help you to manage your finances effectively while at University – please note you only need to attend one of these talks.

Introductory Talks (subject-specific): Friday 25 September.  The Politics introductory talk will take place at 2pm in room 0.22 of the School of Law & Politics, Law Building.

Library Inductions for New Students: Friday 25 September. These will take place in Lecture Theatre 2 PSYCH building from 12-1pm and 1-2pm – please note you only need to attend one of these talks.

Years 2, 3 & 4 – all programmes

Online Enrolment: full instructions can be found on Registry information page

Talks for continuing students

Financial Capability TalksThursday 24 September in Law 0.22 at 9.00am and 10.00am.  These talks will help you to manage your finances effectively while at University – please note you only need to attend one of these talks.

Welcome back talks will be held for continuing students on Friday 25th September.

Year 2 – Room 0.22, School of Law & Politics 12 – 1pm

Years 3 & 4 – Room 0.22, School of Law & Politics 1 – 2pm

If any continuing students have any questions relating to enrolment or module selection they can either come to the Student Services Office which is located on the ground floor of the school of Law & Politics or they can contact the administrative staff by e-mail or telephone.

Rachel Evans, EvansR90@cardiff.ac.uk or tel 02920 874605

Laura Jones, JonesL128@cardiff.ac.uk or tel 02920 874235

Postgraduate Enrolment

Please see below for a quick guide to Enrolment in September 2015.

All students will be required to attend Departmental enrolment on Monday 21st September from 10.00 – 12.00 in room 2.27, School of Law & Politics. At enrolment you will receive a pack containing your student handbook and other information to help you during your studies.  On Tuesday 22nd September there will be a talk with the leader of the Masters programme on which you are registered, this will provide more detailed information about module choices, assessments, teaching methods etc.  Details of the talk as well as information on introductory classes will be given to you at Departmental enrolment.

If you have any queries then please contact the postgraduate student services office on: lawpol-pgt@cardiff.ac.uk or telephone +44 (0)29 2087 4315.

Office hours are:

Monday 9.00 – 4.00
Tuesday 9.00 – 4.00
Wednesday 9.00 – 1.30
Thursday 9.00 – 4.00
Friday 9.00 – 4.00

Please note that Departmental enrolment and introductory classes are compulsory and will not be repeated.  If you are unable to arrive before Monday 21st September then please contact lawpol-pgt@cardiff.ac.uk.