• Welcome

     

    Welcome to the Introductory Academic Program (IAP) for June/July 2016. We hope you enjoy studying with us as you prepare for the start of your disciplinary program.  This website includes important information, handouts and details about the IAP.  The IAP Teaching Team    

    Photo Learning Advisers
    Wes Howard, Michael Head and Kirstin Marks

    Download the IAP program and Welcome Booklet by clicking on the links below:       

     Program Overview

     Welcome Booklet 2016

     

    •  Welcome & Introductions Forum
      Not available unless: You belong to a group in SP5 2016
  • Week ONE

    Introductory Academic Program – Week ONE: 27th June 1st July 2016
      Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

     

    10.00-10.30am

    Welcome Briefing at UniSA

     

    Location:  City East Campus

    Playford Building,

    Level 2,  Room 26

     

     

    10.30-11am

    Morning Tea

    Meet past students & staff

    11.00-11.45am

    Australia Awards Compliance session

    Scholarship requirements and Australia Awards compliance

     

    UniSA International:  Carolyn Ramsay

    9.30am start

    Visit to Home Campus

    • (Mawson Lakes or City West)

       

      • Introduction to student services
      • Meet Student Advisers
      • Meet Program Directors
      • Enrol, obtain ID cards & logon details
      • Campus tour

    9.30-11am

    Studying at UniSA

    This session aims to develop your understanding of:

    • UniSA structure, services, systems & resources,  including online resources
    • Student support services
    • Australian academic culture
    • Independent learning
    • Learning styles

     

    Location: City East, P2-26

    PowerPoint slides 

    9.30-11am

    Use the Library to get a head start

    The session introduces UniSA library facilities, including:

    • The range of library services and resources available
    • The catalogue

     

    Location: City East, Library Training Room, C4-07A

    Library - Celine Grinham

     

    9.30-11am

    Searching beyond Google

    This session familiarises you with UniSA library facilities, including the range of databases, services & resources available

     

    Location: City East, Library Training Room, C4-07A

    Library – Tracy Britz

    PowerPoint slides

     

    11.00am - 11.30am

    Morning Tea

    11.00 - 11.30am

    Morning Tea

    11.00 - 11.30am

    Morning Tea

     

    12.00pm- 1.00pm

    Program overview:  introduction & expectations

    This session will cover:

    • · IAP introduction, expectations
    • · Visit to University of Adelaide 

    11.30am-1pm

    Online @ UniSA

    This hands-on computer session familiarises you with:

    • UniSA website, intranet & email
    • e-learning tools used in courses,  e.g. online forums

     

    Location:  City East, P3-18

    PowerPoint slides

    11.30am-1pm

    Adjusting to Adelaide

    • Understanding some of the cultural expectations important in Australia
    • Maintaining your cultural and social values throughout your stay

     

    Location:  City East, P2-26

    Counsellor – Monika Goretzki

    11.30am-1pm

    Staying ahead at UniSA

    This session looks at strategies to manage your time and workload at university. It will also look at strategies to overcome challenges. 

     

    Location: City East, P2-26

    Counsellor – Angela Ryan

     

     

    Lunch

    Lunch

    Lunch

     

     

    Independent Learning

    Independent Learning

    Independent Learning