CHS Orientation

College of Health Sciences in-house Orientation 

SCHOOL OF HEALTH SCIENCES

 

SCHOOL OF LABRORATORY MEDICINE AND MEDICAL SCIENCES ACADEMIC SKILLS WORKSHOP

(COMPULSORY FOR ALL FIRST YEAR STUDENTS)

 

DATE

TIME

DISCIPLINE

PROGRAMME

FACILITATOR

VENUE, WC

Tuesday, 23rd January

 

8:30 –12:30

Audiology and Speech

Language

 

Academic Skills Workshop

 

Dr K Rawatlal

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

8:30 –12:30

Pharmacy

Meeting with ADP Officers

ADO

Penthouse Foyer

 

13:30

 

Pharmacy

 

Academic Skills Workshop

Ms Daniela Maria

Prado-Castro

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

13:30

Audiology and Speech- Language

Meeting with ADP Officers outside

 

ADO

 

Penthouse Foyer

Wednesday, 24th   January

 

8:30 –12:30

 

Physiotherapy

 

Academic Skills Workshop

Ms Daniela Maria

Prado-Castro

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

8:30 –12:30

 

Occupational Therapy

Meeting with ADP Officers outside

 

ADO

 

Penthouse Foyer

 

13:30

 

Occupational Therapy

 

Academic Skills Workshop

Ms Daniela Maria

Prado-Castro

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

13:30

 

Physiotherapy

Meeting with ADP Officers outside

 

ADO

 

Penthouse Foyer

Thursday, 25th January

 

8:30 –12:30

 

Optometry

 

Academic Skills Workshop

 

Dr K Rawatlal

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

13:30

Medical Science (Anatomy and Physiology)

 

Academic Skills Workshop

 

Dr K Rawatlal

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

 

8:30 –12:30

 

Medical Science (Anatomy)

 

 

Meeting with ADP Officers

 

 

ADO

Anatomy Dept., Ground

Floor, Block F3

 

Medical Science (Physiology)

Physiology Dept., 4th

Floor, Block E

 

13:30

 

Optometry

Meeting with ADP Officers outside

 

ADO

 

Penthouse Foyer

 

Tuesday, 30 January

 

8:30 –12:30

 

Sport Science

 

Academic Skills Workshop

 

Dr K Rawatlal

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

8:30 –12:30

Dental Therapy

Meeting with ADP Officers

ADO

Penthouse Foyer

 

13:30

 

Dental Therapy

 

Academic Skills Workshop

 

Dr K Rawatlal

Penthouse, 6th Floor, Block F

 

13:30

 

Sport Science

 

Meeting with ADP Officers

 

ADO

Sports Science Dept., Block Q


Text Box: Thursday, 25 January, 5 Floor, Classroom 1, Text Box: Wednesday 24 January, 5 Floor, Classroom 1, Des- Text Box: Building,SCHOOL OF NURSING AND PUBLIC HEALTH

 

The objectives of the orientation period are as follows:

1.    To introduce the learners to the academic staff including Clinical Practice Team and Student

Support Service Staff

2.    To introduce the learners to Student Support Services

3.    To introduce the learners to the Bachelor of Nursing Programme

4.    Identify with nursing on a personal and professional level

 

DATE

TIME

PROGRAMME

FACILITATOR(S)

 

Monday, 22nd  January5th Floor, Classroom

1, Desmond Clarence Building: 5th Floor

 

09h00–10h30

Welcome, Introductions and getting to know each other.

 

Mrs Thaver

10h30–11h00

TEA

 

11h00–12h30

What awaits you at UKZN, and your journey as a 1st

year, Introduction in SSS.

 

Mrs Thaver and PWM

 

13h30–15h00

Introduction to ADO and PWM. Group allocation, Tour of Campus

 

Home

Homework: Compile a list of your perceptions of Nursing

Students

 

Tuesday, 23rd   January, 5th Floor, Classroom 1, Desmond Clarence Building

08h30–10h00

Getting to know each other

Miss Pakkies/Mr Nyalela

10h00–10h30

Official welcome and introduction to B.Nursing

Prof Gugu Mchunu

10h00–10h30

TEA

11h00–12h00

Nursing at UKZN :

 

Miss Pakkies/Mr Nyalela

12h00–13h30

Introduction to Fundamental Nursing

13h30

Home

 

th th

mond Clarence Building

08h30–10h30

Library Orientation EG Malherbe Library

Nursing Librarian

10h30–11h30

TEA

11h30–12h30

DENOSA

DENOSA Rep

 

12h30–13h30

Requirements for 1st year Nursing Programme [text- books, attendance, course outline, electives.

 

Ms Pakkies/ Mr Nyalela

13h30

Home

 

th th

Desmond Clarence

 

08h30–10h30

Meet UKZN Clinic Staff [Bring Childhood Clinic Cards/ Road to Health/Vaccination Cards

Mr Muzi Mthembu and

Sr Jane Taylor

10h30–11h00

TEA

 

11h00–13h30

 

Clinical Lab Orientation

BN Coordinator and

Clinical Facilitators

13h30

Home

Friday, 26th January, Computer Lan, George Campbell

 

SONPH, Ground  floor

 

08h30–09h30

Administrative details: Making Files, SANC

requirements, etc.

BN Administration

Mrs Harrington

 

09h30 – 3pm

REGISTRATION

BN Coordinator


STUDENT HOUSING

 

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES

 

 

Name

Campus

Contact Details

Mr Sbu Khumalo

Westville Campus

khumalos@ukzn.ac.za

Mrs Sanelisiwe  Ntuli

Howard College

ntulis3@ukzn.ac.za

Mrs Thoba Mthembu

Medical School

mthembut@ukzn.ac.za

 

 

All queries to be directed to the Administrative Officer,

Mrs Pina van Rensburg on 031- 260 7087 or chs.sss@ukzn.ac.za

 

 

 

Find us @:

v Westville  Campus,  College  of  Health  Sciences,  Professional  Services,  Block  E3  [Including emergencies and crises situations] Tel: 0312607087

 

v Medical School Campus, 2nd  Floor, Main Building, Room 238

Tel: 031- 260 4595

 

v Howard College Campus, 1st Floor Desmond Clarence Building

Tel: 031- 260 4994

 

v Pietermaritzburg Campus, Ground Floor Dennison Res Building, Resource Room

Tel: 031- 260 6390