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Architecture

Enrolment and induction information for the Welsh School of Architecture.

Before you arrive

Before coming to Cardiff in September, all students must complete online enrolment.

Online enrolment

Sign in to SIMS online using the Cardiff University username and password you have been provided and follow the instructions to confirm your programme of study. Once you have confirmed your programme of study you will be able to access Learning Central for your online induction. Please complete registration by 17:00 on Sunday 22 September.

Online induction

Your online induction will introduce you to our virtual learning environment, Learning Central, as well as other systems and services you will use during your time with us. Sign in using the Cardiff University username and password you have been provided and select the module “ARCHI – Welsh School of Architecture”, under the “modules” tab at the top. Please complete your online induction by 17:00 on Sunday 22 September.

Monday 23 September 2019

TimeActivity
13:30-14:00Registration
Foyer, Bute Building
14:00-14:30

Welcome to the Welsh School of Architectre (WSA)
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building

Welcome from Head of School, Professor Chris Tweed, the Student Association at the Welsh School of Architecture (SAWSA) and Bute Library

14:30-15:30Introduction to BSc Year 1
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building
 
An introduction to the first year of your degree

Tuesday 24 September 2019

TimeActivity
09:00-15:00Issue of equipment packs
Room 2.03, Bute Building
11:00-12:30English Language Support
Room 2.32, Bute Building
 
If your first language is not English, please attend this short test to check your eligibility for free additional support

Wednesday 25 September 2019

TimeActivity
09:00-15:00Locker allocation
Room 2.05, Bute Building
 
Please bring a £5 refundable deposit
10:00-10:30Library induction
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building
10:30-11:00Health, safety, environment and wellbeing
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building
11:00-12:30Introduction to architectural design
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building 

Thursday 26 September 2019

TimeActivity
10:00-13:00Meet the School event
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building

Friday 27 September 2019

TimeActivity
10:30-11:30

Design activity briefing
Birt Acres Lecture Theatre, Room 1.61, Bute Building

11:30-13:00

Activity in First Year studio
Room 2.10, Bute Building

13:00-14:00Lunch
14:00-15:30

Activity in First Year studio
Room 2.10, Bute Building

16:00SAWSA BBQ
Meet outside the Bute Building at 16:00

Monday 30 September 2019

TimeActivity
10:00Classes begin
Please see My Timetable on the student intranet

Enrolment and induction information for postgraduate taught courses will be available shortly.

Enrolment and induction information for postgraduate research will be available shortly.