How to Get Started

Faculty Office:
Unioninkatu 37 (P.O. Box 54)
00014 University of Helsinki
Phone +358-(0)9-1911 (University)
Fax +358-(0)9-191 24835
E-mail soc-sci[at]helsinki.fi

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Orientation Course for Exchange and Visiting Students

Kuva

 

WEDNESDAY, 27 AUGUST 2014

9:15 – 10:00    Faculty Presentation
Venue: Unioninkatu 37, lecture room

  • Presentation of the Faculty of Social Sciences,
    International Coordinator Marianne Järveläinen
  • Swedish School of Social Science, International Planning Officer Anne-Sophie Hokkanen
  • Aleksanteri Institute, Coordinator Iiris Virtasalo
  • Student Associations of the Faculty

10:00 – 10:30 Split to tutor groups
First tutor meeting

10:00 - 17:00 Welcome Fair
Venue: Language Centre, Fabianinkatu 26

At the Welcome Fair students can, receive attendance certificates, user IDs and passwords, travel card forms etc.


THURSDAY, 28 AUGUST 2014

Second tutor meeting
Venue and time selected by the tutor

12:00-13:00 Info Sessions
Venue: Main Building
(Fabianinkatu 33), lecture room 1

  • Finnish Language Courses
  • Health Care
  • Library Services
  • Necessary Supplies during Studies
  • Permits (Right for Residence in Finland, Population Registration)
  • Student Union and its’ organisations
  • Travel Card
  • Language Centre
  • IT Services

13:00-14:30 Come and Ask Workshops
Venue: Language Centre, Fabianinkatu 26

14:30-17:00 Welcome Fair
Venue: Language Centre, Fabianinkatu 26
At the Welcome Fair you can pick up your certificate of attendance, a discount certificate for local transportation, your username for the university's computer system etc.

FRIDAY 29 AUGUST 2014

9:00 – 18:00   ICT orientation
Venue: Aleksandria, K130, K131 and K133, Fabianinkatu 28
The ICT orientation lasts two hours and it gives the student a short introduction to computer and e-mail use at the university as well as to the use of the WebOodi-system. The students attend the course with their tutor groups. More information about the exact time and place is available from the tutors at the beginning of the Orientation course. Please check the classroom of your session here in mid-December.

The tutor groups will be divided in groups for the
ICT-training.

MONDAY, 1 SEPTEMBER 2014

Opening Ceremony and Carnival