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Open Day
 Programme 2009




     Wednesday 8th July
              10am - 4pm
                                                          y Lolfa
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                                                      Welcome to
Win a                                                 Aberystwyth University

Laptop!                                                the Lounge
                                                      Open Day July 2009




Thank you for visiting Aberystwyth
University’s Open Day. We hope you
enjoyed your time with us and found
your visit useful and informative.
Let us know what you thought
of our Open Day
Go to
www.aber.ac.uk/info/jul09
to complete our online survey for a chance to win
a laptop computer. The winner will be selected at
random and noti ed in August
Thank you again for attending our Open Day, we look
forward to welcoming you to Aberystwyth again in
the future.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Departments and Courses
                                                                        Contents                                                                                                                                                Biological Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21–22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Computer Science . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Education and Lifelong Learning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
                                                                        Arriving and Parking – Essential Information . . . . . 4–5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                English and Creative Writing. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19-20
                                                                        General Information: Information Fair . . . . . . . . . . . . 6–7                                                                                       European Languages. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
                                                                        Programme of Talks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8–9                                                                      Fine Art, Art History and Museum and Gallery Studies . . . . . . . . . . 21
                                                                        Meals and Refreshments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10–11                                                                               History and Welsh History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
                                                                        Tours of the Campus and Accommodation Visits . . . . 12                                                                                                 IBERS Aberystwyth (Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences) . . . 21
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Biological Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .21–22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Rural Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Information Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Institute of Geography and Earth Sciences. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .22–23
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Institute of Mathematics and Physics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .23–24
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                International Politics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Law and Criminology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Psychology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25–26
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rural Sciences . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                School of Management & Business . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Sport and Exercise Science . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Theatre, Film and Television Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26–27
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Welsh and Celtic Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27




            Services and Facilities
               Aberystwyth Arts Centre . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13–14
                                                                                                                                                             Bus Timetable . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28–29
               Accommodation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
               Admissions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14–15                                                                          Map of Penglais and Llanbadarn Campus . . . . 30–31
               Careers Advisory Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                                                                                 Map of Aberystwyth Town . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32–33
               Catering Service. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                                                                        Notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34
               Centre for Widening Participation
                                                                                                                                                             Personal Programme Planner . . . . . . . . . . . back cover
                  and Social Inclusion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15–16
               Childcare. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
               Information Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
               Language and Learning Centre. . . . . . . . . . . 16
               Mature Students . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16- 17
               National Library of Wales . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
               Scholarships and Bursaries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
               Sports Centre . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
               Student Support . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
               Students Union . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
               Study Abroad . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
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    Arriving and Parking
    - essential information
    For greater detail please also see the open day maps, pages 30-33




                                                                                                   The School of Art
                                                                                                   (Postcode: SY23 1NG)
                                                                    The main entrance to           and
                                                                    Penglais Campus.
                                                                                                   The Department of Welsh & Celtic Studies
    Penglais Campus
                                                                                                   (Postcode: SY23 2AX)
    (Postcode: SY23 3BY)
    visitors for most departments                                                                  A free bus service operates from Penglais Campus Bus Stop (in
                                                                                                   the layby just below the University Reception near Penglais
    Please arrive at the MAIN ENTRANCE to be                                                       Campus entrance) to these departments, which are located
    directed to available car parks. All parking                                                   in the town, see Bus Timetable, pages 28-29. There is free car
    is free. Parking will be on Penglais Campus                                                    parking available at the School of Art – see Town Centre Map,
    and at the Student Village (Pentre Jane                                                        Building No 51 (pages 32-33). Alternatively, public car parks are
    Morgan). A free Park and Ride bus service                                                      marked on the Town Centre Map for those who wish to walk to
    operates to bring visitors onto Penglais                                                       these departments. Visitors will then be able to drive to the main
    Campus (see Bus Timetable, pages 28-29).                                                       entrance of the Penglais Campus for directions on where to park
    Alternatively, visitors can take the marked                                                    to visit other facilities, services and departments on this Campus.
    footpath over the footbridge from the Student   Llanbadarn Campus
    Village. The route takes approximately 10
                                                    (Postcode: SY23 3AL)
    minutes. Care is cautioned at all times.
                                                    IBERS Aberystwyth (Areas of study covered
                                                    at this location are listed on pages 21-22.)                                                                         Disabled Visitors
                                                                                                                                                                         Parking is available on
                                                    There is adequate free parking at Llanbadarn
                                                                                                                                                                         both the Penglais and
                                                    Campus and a free bus service operates to
                                                                                                                                                                         Llanbadarn Campuses.
                                                    the Penglais Campus, see Bus Timetable,
                                                    pages 28-29 for visits to this and other
                                                    facilities, services and departments.
                                                                                                                                                                         Parking in the Town
                                                                                                                                                                         The town car parks are clearly
                                                                                                                                                                         marked on the Aberystwyth
                                                                                                                                                                         Town Centre Map (pages
                                                                                                                                                                         32-33) and in the Visitors
                                                                                                                                                                         Guide to Aberystwyth and
                                                                                                                                                                         University Campus Plan
                                                                                                                                                                         booklet available at the
                                                                                                                                                                         Open Day Reception Desks.
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    Information Fair
    - The Great Hall, Aberyswyth Arts Centre


                                                                                      Teaching Departments:
                                                                                      Education and Lifelong Learning
                                                                                                                                      Other Representatives:
                                                                                      Information Studies
                                                                                                                                      Accommodation
                                                                                                                                      Residential & Hospitality Services
                                                                                      IBERS Aberystwyth
    Look out for the ags and go up the steps to
                                                                                      Institute of Biological, Environmental          Admissions – Undergraduate & Postgraduate
    the Arts Centre - disabled acces to the rear.                                     and Rural Sciences
                                                                                      For a full list of related courses              Careers Advisory Service
                                                                                      please see pages 21-22.
                                                                                                                                      Catering
    When you arrive                                                                   Psychology
                                                                                                                                      Residential & Hospitality Services
    Go rst to the RECEPTION DESKS in the Arts Centre (Building 2).
                                                                                      Welsh and Celtic Studies                        Centre for Widening Participation
    There you can collect Programmes, Maps, Bus Timetables
                                                                                                                                      and Social Inclusion
    and up to the minute information.
    All visitors are encouraged to begin their day in the Arts Centre – Great Hall.   Departments which are o -Campus and have
                                                                                                                                      Information Services
                                                                                      activities ongoing today are:
                                                                                      The School of Art
                                                                                                                                      Language & Learning Centre
                                                                                      IBERS (Rural Sciences, Llanbadarn Campus) and
                                                                                      The Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies.
                                                                                                                                      Mature Students
                                                                                      Detailed bus information is to
                                                                                      be found on pages 28-29.                        The National Library of Wales

                                                                                                                                      Scholarships & Bursaries

                                                                                                                                      Student Financial Support
    Most departments will ask you to
    register when you visit them.                                                                                                     Student Support

    Please use the Reception Desks as a                                                                                               The Student Advice and Counselling Service
    rendezvous and contact point, to leave                                                                                            Students’ Union
    messages, or to inform members of
    University sta of any problems.                                                                                                   Study Abroad Opportunities
    Go through to the Great Hall where
    you will nd information on Teaching                                                                                               Student Ambassadors in yellow T-shirts are on hand
    Departments and University services.                                                                                              to answer any queries and give help with directions.
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    Programme of talks                                                                         Hugh Owen Building (Building 4)
                        By Location
                    All talks last between 20-30 minutes with ample time for questions. They                                                      Lecture Theatre A14
                    take place in three venues: The Cinema, Arts Centre (Building 2) and in                                                       10.10am–10.40am: Enhancing your
                    Lecture Theatres A12 and A14, Hugh Owen Building (Building 4).                                                                employability – and earning while you learn
                    (Please see the map on pages 30-31.)                                                                                          A presentation on how the university
                    Please note Departments’ own entries for other talks and tours.                                                               helps students to identify, develop and
                                                                                                                                                  articulate employability skills and attributes
                                                                                               Lecture Theatre A12                                during their studies. The talk will cover
                                                                                               10.10–10.40am: Your Home from Home                 curriculum-based support as well as
                                                                                               A presentation on accommodation provision at       opportunities for part-time, full-time and
                                                                                               Aberystwyth University. Given by the Director      vacation work – including the University’s
                                                                                               of Residential and Hospitality Services.           innovative Year in Employment Scheme.
                                                                                                                                                  Mrs Emma Harrison, Careers Advisory Service.
                                                                                               10.50am–11.20am: Money Matters –
                                                                                               Financing your way through University              10.50am–11.20am: Student Life and
                                                                                               Miss Caryl Davies, Assistant Director of Student   Opportunities to Study Through the Medium
                                                                                               Support.                                           of Welsh (This presentation will be through
                                                                                                                                                  the medium of Welsh but there will be an
                                                                                               11.30am–11.50am: Studying History at
    Arts Centre (Building 2)                                                                   Aberystwyth
                                                                                                                                                  opportunity to ask questions in English.) Gwawr
                                                                                                                                                  Roberts, Welsh Medium Provision Marketing
                                                                                               A talk by Professor Phillip Scho eld.
    Cinema                                                                                                                                        O cer.
                                                                                               12.00pm–12.30pm: Studying English at
    9.30am–9.50am: Visual Presentation, in            12.40pm–1.10pm: Studying                                                                    11.30am–12.00pm: Introduction to Student
                                                                                               Aberystwyth
    English, on Aberystwyth University                Education at Aberystwyth                                                                    Support
                                                                                               A talk by a member of the Department of
                                                      Tamsin Davies, School of Education                                                          Dr John Powell, Director of Student Support
    10.00am–10.30am: Our Admissions                                                            English.
                                                      and Lifelong Learning.                                                                      Katrina Austin, Education and
    Policy and Procedures
                                                                                               12.40pm–1.10pm: Your Home from Home                Welfare O cer, Students Union
    A talk on our philosophy and practices            1.20pm–1.50pm: Psychology:
                                                                                               A presentation on accommodation provision at       Debra Croft, Centre for Widening
    – there will be an opportunity for                Myth and Reality
                                                                                               Aberystwyth University. Given by the Director      Participation and Social Inclusion.
    questions in English and Welsh. Dr                Rachel Rahman, Lecturer.
                                                                                               of Residential and Hospitality Services.
    Russell Davies, Marketing Manager.                                                                                                            12.10pm–12.40pm: Enhancing your
                                                      2.00pm–2.40pm: Law &
                                                                                               1.20pm–1.40pm: Studying History at                 employability – and earning while you learn
    10.40am–11.10am: Psychology:                      Criminology Department
                                                                                               Aberystwyth                                        Talk repeated.
    Myth and Reality                                  Studying Criminology and careers for
                                                                                               A talk by Professor Phillip Scho eld.
    Dr Kate Bullen, Head of Department.               Criminologists. Dr Gareth Norris.                                                           1.00pm–1.30pm: Introduction to Student
                                                                                               2.00pm–2.30pm: Studying in the                     Support
    11.20am–11.50am: Scholarships                     2.50pm–3.20pm: Scholarships
                                                                                               Department of International Politics               Talk repeated.
    and Bursaries                                     and Bursaries
                                                                                               Dr William Bain, Director of Admissions
    A presentation on the Scholarships and            A presentation on Scholarships and                                                          2.00pm–2.30pm: Aberystwyth’s
    Bursaries o ered at Aberystwyth. Kylie            Bursaries o ered at Aberystwyth.         2.35pm–3.05pm: Sample Lecture                      Creative Writing Degree
    Evans, Academic Awards O cer.                     Kylie Evans, Academic Awards O cer.      Dr Alastair Finlan from the the                    A talk by a member of the Department of
                                                                                               Department of International Politics,              English.
    12.00pm–12.30pm: The                              3.30pm–4.00pm: Visual Presentation,
    ‘Aber’ Students’ Union                            in Welsh, on Aberystwyth University      3.15pm–3.45pm: Your Home from Home                 2.40pm–3.10pm: The ‘Aber’ Students’ Union
    A short presentation, including a question                                                 A presentation on accommodation provision at       A short presentation, including a question
    and answer session, will be given by the                                                   Aberystwyth University. Given by the Director      and answer session, will be given by the Guild
    Guild President.                                                                           of Residential and Hospitality Services.           President.
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     Meals and Refreshments                                                                         Other on-Campus Restaurants

                                                                                                                                                       Student Shop
     Award-Winning Hospitality Restaurants                                                                                                             Students’ Union, Building No 12
     A warm and friendly welcome awaits you in all our University locations!                                                                           A range of sandwiches, cold drinks and
                                                                                                                                                       snacks will be available all day.
     TaMed Bach Café Bar
     (Situated within TaMed Da
     Restaurant, Building No 15)
     Open 9.00am–5.00pm
      Licenced for wine and beers
      Cappuccino, Espresso, Frappé, Tea
      Fresh Fruit Smoothies (made to order)
      Freshly squeezed Orange Juice
      Panini’s made to order                                                                        Arts Centre Cafe
      Simply scrumptious cakes                                                                      Building No 2
      Plasma screen TV, Wi Fi, Daily papers            Pantycelyn Restaurant                        Open 8.45am–8.00pm
      and a large comfortable conservatory             (Situated at Neuadd Pantycelyn,              Hot food from 12 noon at lunchtime
      and decking area for your enjoyment.             Building No 19)                              Evening meals from 5.30pm
                                                       Open 7.30am–2.00pm                           Vegetarian food a speciality, and yummy cakes      Bar 9 and The Joint
     TaMed Da Restaurant                                                                            too! A range of food and drinks, including: lled   Students’ Union, Building No 12
                                                        Full Welsh breakfast
     (Situated at the entrance to the                                                               rolls/sandwiches, home-made cakes, salads etc.     Both bars will be open all day serving tea,
     Penglais Campus, Building No 15)                   Freshly prepared lunch
                                                                                                                                                       co ee and a range of alcoholic and soft drinks.
     Open 7.30am–7.00pm
                                                        Tea, Co ee and Soft Drinks                  Piazza Café                                        Pool tables and the latest video and
      Award Winning Restaurant                                                                      Building No 2                                      interactive gaming machines are available.
                                                       Padarn Coffee Shop                           Open 8.45am–4.30pm
      Exciting, healthy, nutritious food, including:                                                                                                   You are welcome to use the seating
                                                       (Padarn Building, No 33 Llanbadarn Campus)
      Full Welsh Breakfast                                                                          The piazza café o ers a wide range of gorgeous     areas of the bar to eat your lunch
                                                       Open 10.00am–2.00pm                          handmade food, cakes and speciality co ees,        and take a well-deserved rest!
      Croissants and Danish Pastries
                                                        Baguettes and Paninis                       plus a range of alcoholic and soft drinks.
      Roast Carvery of the Day
                                                        Hot and cold Drinks
      (inclusive of fresh vegetables and potatoes)
      Live Cookery Theatre
      (with freshly prepared dishes)
                                                       The Underground Deli                                                                            Special Open Day Offer:
                                                       (Situated at the Students’ Union,                                                               Discount vouchers – ‘buy one co ee,
      Help yourself Soup and Salad Bar
                                                       Penglais Campus, Building No 12)                                                                get one free’ – are available for ALL
      Grab ‘n Go Sandwiches and Snacks                                                                                                                 visitors touring the Students’ Union
                                                       Open 10.00am–2.30pm                                                                             today! Special o er Meal Deal – Hot
     Lunch is served from 12 noon to 3pm
                                                        Simply the nest made to order.                                                                 Dog and a drink only £3.29!
                                                        Baguettes, Paninis, Pizzas,
                                                        Soup and Salads.
                                                        Co ee and Soft Drinks and
                                                        much, much more ...
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                                                                                                    Services and Facilities
                                                                                                    Presentations, Talks and Activities
                                                                                                    Aberystwyth Arts Centre Arts Centre Café, Piazza Café
                                                                                                    Arts Centre Building (2) – Open all day              and Bars
                                                                                                    9.00am–’til late. All visitors welcome               Open from 8.45am
                                                                                                    The award winning Aberystwyth Arts Centre            There are a number of catering options in
                                                                                                    has facilities unrivalled throughout Wales           the Arts Centre o ering a variety of options
                                                                                                    and much of the UK, and o ers a busy year            – from full hot meals to light snacks, freshly
                                                                                                    round programme of live performances,                made sandwiches and rolls, and home-
                                                                                                    cinema, special events, exhibitions, courses         made cakes. Plus a range of co ees, teas
                                                                                                    and workshops. Facilities include a concert          and other beverages and soft drinks. The
                                                                                                    hall, theatre, cinema and studio, purpose built      theatre bar is well stocked with a range of
                                                                                                    gallery spaces and workshop spaces including         wines, beers and spirits, or a softer option.
                                                                                                                                                         Please see page 9 for further information.

                                                   Tours
                                                                                                    ceramics studio, Digilab, dance studios,
                                                                                                    Photographic suite, recording studio and 2D
                                                                                                    and 3D rooms. Recent developments have seen          Exhibitions
                                                                                                    the addition of a series of unique Creative Units    Gallery 1
                                                                                                    designed by Heatherwick Studios, and plans for       Sandy Brown: The Still Point and the Dance.
                                                   Tours of the Campus                              the future include additional dance studios.         Large scale ceramic installation by ‘one of
                                                   Student-led Campus tours (available                                                                   the great individualists of British ceramics’.
                                                   through the medium of English or Welsh),         Craft & Design Shop                                  Gallery 2
                                                   lasting approximately 45-60 minutes. Tours
                                                                                                    Open 10.00am–8.00pm                                  Subterranean Architecture, Stepwells in
                                                   start from the concourse area in front
                                                                                                    Stocks a wide range of ceramics from makers in       Western India. Photographs by Richard Cox.
                                                   of the Arts Centre (Building No 2) at:
                                                                                                    Wales, jewellery and more by Britain’s leading
                                                   10.00am 11.00am 12.00pm                          crafts people plus design ware from Alessi,          Café Gallery
                                                   1.00pm 2.00pm and 3.00pm                         Paperblanks, Moleskine and much more. With           Perspectives of Buildings – photographs by
                                                                                                    a wide range of specialist CDs and DVDs, cards       John Cable.
                                                                                                    and gifts it’s the ideal place to nd a perfect
                                                   Accommodation Tours                              gift for friends and family or just for yourself.    Cinema screenings
                                                   and Visits                                                                                            Tuesday 7th:
                                                   Details can be obtained from the                 Bookshop                                             Looking for Eric, 5.45pm and
                                                   accommodation Information Desk                   Open 10.00am–8.00pm                                  Star Trek, 8.15pm
                                                   in the Great Hall (Arts Centre). For             The University Bookshop, situated in the             Wednesday 8th:
                                                   further information see page 14.                 Arts Centre, o ers a comprehensive range of          Looking for Eric, 5.45pm (Ken Loach, UK 2009,
                                                                                                    academic texts and gives a seasonal student          HD, 116mins)
                                                                                                    discount of 10% on set texts. A wide stock
                                                   Tours of the Students’ Union                     range includes art titles, contemporary
                                                                                                                                                         Ken Loach’s new lm is the light-hearted
                                                                                                                                                         story of Eric, a football-obsessed postman
                                                   Student o cer-led tours, lasting approximately    ction, bestsellers, lifestyle and stationary. The   who’s slowly beginning to unravel. His
                                                   15 minutes, will start from the Students’        bookshop sta are always on hand to answer            chaotic family and the cement mixer that
                                                   Union main entrance (Building No 12) at:         any queries, check availability and order books.     suddenly appeared in the front garden
                                                   10.30am 11.00am 12.00pm 1.00pm                                                                        don’t help, but perhaps a meeting with his
                                                   1.30pm 2.00pm 2.30pm and 3.00pm                                                                       hero Eric Cantona will sort him out.....
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     Wednesday 8th:
     Film Society Cries and Whispers, 8.15pm
                                                          Self-Catering Accommodation
                                                          Seafront Residences
                                                                                                            Once you apply to Aberystwyth University
                                                                                                            you will be invited to a visiting day at your
                                                                                                                                                               Catering Services
     (Ingmar Bergman, Sweden 1972, 88 mins)                                                                 department(s). Even though you have                Aberystwyth University Catering Services
                                                          Visitors welcome: 10.00am–5.00pm
     In turn-of-the-century Sweden, sisters Karin                                                           been to the Open Day today, you will have          manage all of the Catering, Bars and Vending
                                                          Report to Pumlumon Reception (No 62 on
     (Ingrid Thulin) and Maria (Liv Ullman) visit their                                                     much to bene t from attending a Visiting           Machines on the Campuses (excluding the Arts
                                                          Aberystwyth Town Centre Map) for a guided
     other ill sibling where long repressed feelings                                                        Day – such as an opportunity to gain a             Centre) and in the Residences. See Meals and
                                                          tour half-hourly from 10.00am.
     start to boil to the surface. A breath-taking and                                                      reduced o er. Remember, too, that we pay           Refreshments, pages 10-11.
     haunting masterpiece by the great director,          Pentre Jane Morgan (Student Village)              a contribution towards expenses for visiting
     winning him many prizes around the world.            Visitors welcome: 10.00am–5.00pm
                                                          Report to the Residences Reception (Amenity
                                                                                                            day attendance, but not for Open Days.             Centre for Widening
     Subtitled.
                                                          Block No 20 on Penglais Campus Map) for
                                                                                                            Careers Advisory                                   Participation and Social
     Accommodation                                        a guided tour half-hourly from 10.00am.
                                                                                                                                                               Inclusion
     Great Hall in Arts Centre (2)                        Rosser/Cwrt Mawr                                  Service                                            Great Hall, Arts Centre (2)
                                                          Visitors welcome: 10.00am–5.00pm                  Great Hall, Arts Centre (2)
     Information Desk and display material relating                                                                                                             Raising aspirations
                                                          Report to Cwrt Mawr Communal Block                The Careers Advisory Service helps students
     to accommodation in Aberystwyth. Sta will                                                                                                                  Developing potential
                                                          (No16 on Penglais Campus Map ) for a              to make, and realise, well informed decisions
     be available all day to answer queries relating                                                                                                            Working with the community
                                                          guided tour half-hourly from 10.00am.             about their futures. As well as o ering
     to living in Residences or in Private Sector                                                           individual advice and guidance, the Service        As well as working with schools and colleges
     Accommodation.                                       Catered Accommodation                             runs a career education programme                  from all over Wales, with Taste of University
     Please pick up the “Accommodation at                 Pantycelyn (Welsh Medium)                         in academic departments and o ers a                Life visits and the Science Circuit Skilling
     Aberystwyth” brochure for details of individual      Visitors welcome: 10.00am–5.00pm                  comprehensive range of occupational,               the Future project, we continue to support
     residences.                                          Report to Pantycelyn reception (No19 on           further study and employer information.            students when they arrive in Aberystwyth.
                                                          Penglais Campus Map) for a guided tour half-      The Service also runs a number of work
     Talks                                                hourly from 10.00am.                              experience programmes including the Year           SIGNPOST
     Lecture Theatre A12, Hugh Owen Building (4)                                                            in Employment Scheme (YES) and Go Wales            We o er a con dential mentoring scheme for
                                                          Penbryn
                                                                                                            Work Tasters and Placements, and advertises        all new undergraduates – by students for
     10.10am–10.40am, 12.40pm–1.10pm and                  Visitors welcome: 10.00am–5.00pm
                                                                                                            part-time and temporary work, as well as           students. The SIGNPOST scheme could help
     3.15pm–3.45pm: Your Home from Home                   Report to Penbryn reception (No15 on Penglais
                                                                                                            graduate opportunities, through its job Link       you to :
     A presentation on accommodation provision at         Campus Map) for a guided tour half-hourly
                                                                                                            o ce and on its website. Careers Service sta
     Aberystwyth University. Given by the Director        from 10.00am.
                                                                                                            will be delighted to answer any questions that
     of Residential and Hospitality Services.
                                                                                                            you might have about the services o ered
     Tours and Visits                                     Admissions                                        and to explain how we can help you explore
                                                          Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)                 the career opportunities available to you.
     Visitors are invited to take the opportunity of
                                                          Information Desk for advice on University
     visiting any, or all of the following Residences.                                                      Lecture Theatre A14, Hugh Owen Building (4)
                                                          entry, ucas procedures, details on Entrance
     Some student rooms will be available for                                                               10.10–10.40am and 12.10pm–12.40pm:
                                                          Scholarships with examples of past papers.                                                              coursework
     viewing along with communal facilities in                                                              Enhancing your employability – and earning
                                                          Information will also be available on                                                                Mentors have been trained to deal with issues
     the Residences. Full details of the rooms/ ats                                                         while you learn
                                                          studying through the medium of Welsh.                                                                facing rst year students, and they have all
     available for viewing can be obtained from the                                                         A presentation on how the university helps
     Accommodation Information Desk (in the Great                                                                                                              recently been 1st years themselves! There are 3
     Hall) or the Reception Desk in the Foyer of the
                                                          Talk                                              students to identify, develop and articulate
                                                                                                                                                               one-to-one meetings each semester, with email
                                                          Cinema, Arts Centre (2)                           employability skills and attributes during their
     Arts Centre.                                                                                                                                              support between meetings. Signpost is free,
                                                                                                            studies. The talk will cover curriculum-based
                                                          10.00am–10.30am: Our Admissions                                                                      con dential and outside of the departmental
                                                                                                            support as well as opportunities for part-time,
                                                          Policy and Procedures                                                                                structures – so if you need help, a friendly
                                                                                                            full-time and vacation work – including the
                                                          A talk on our philosophy and practices – there                                                       face, some good advice, or want to know how
                                                                                                            University’s innovative Year in Employment
                                                          will be an opportunity for questions in English                                                      to access other services (such as nancial
                                                                                                            Scheme. Mrs Emma Harrison, Careers Advisory
                                                          and Welsh. Dr Russell Davies, Marketing                                                              help, counselling or language support) then
                                                                                                            Service.
                                                          Manager.                                                                                             SIGNPOST can help.
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     Care-Leavers                                       will be available all day to answer any of your
                                                        questions and show you around the facilities.
                                                                                                          ask questions; make connections; dispel those
                                                                                                          fears and nd out more about rediscovering
                                                                                                                                                               Scholarships and
     Support and Bursaries
     Aberystwyth University o er additional support     Great Hall in Arts Centre (2) –
                                                                                                          your potential.                                      Bursaries
                                                        Information Desk and Display                                                                           Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)
     and bursaries for those who have recently been
     in care – please ask about how this might apply
                                                                                                          National Library                                     Information and past examination papers
                                                        We will also have a stand in the Great Hall.
     to you. This is a simple scheme to help you        Please come and visit us to nd out about          of Wales                                             available at the Desk.
     move to University and take care of some of the    computer provision, wireless access, networked
     worries you might have about accommodation         halls of residence, help and support and
                                                                                                          Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)                    Talks
     and the additional costs of a new location. You    all your library and computing needs.             Information Desk & Display                           Cinema, Arts Centre (2)
     are entitled to 52 week accommodation, a free                                                        The National Library of Wales was founded in         11.20am–11.50am and 2.50pm–3.20pm:
     ‘Starter Pack’ and help to move in. The Centre
     for Widening Participation provides you with a
                                                        Language & Learning                               1907 – the culmination of a generation-long          Scholarships and Bursaries
                                                                                                                                                               A presentation on the Scholarships and
                                                                                                          mass campaign for a national library for Wales.
     single point of contact for Open Days, visiting    Centre, Alcads                                    The Library is one of the UK’s ve legal deposit
                                                                                                                                                               Bursaries o ered at Aberystwyth. Kylie Evans,
     before you start, moving in to Halls, starting                                                                                                            Academic Awards O cer.
     your degree and right through to Graduation.       (Academic Learning Curriculm Access /             libraries. That means the Library has the right to

     This scheme is part of The Frank Buttle Trust
                                                        Dyslexia Service)                                 a copy of any printed publication from the UK
                                                                                                          in whichever language or what ever subject.
                                                                                                                                                               Sports Centre
                                                        Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)
     Quality Mark initiative – working for Children &                                                                                                          Sports Centre, Wellness/ tness Centre,
     Young People.                                      The Language & Learning Centre (part of           Entrance and use of the Library is free and          Box Rox Climbing Wall, Swimming Pool,
                                                        Student Support) supports students in their       students are welcome to join. The Library has        Arti cial Floodlit Pitch, Dance Studio (9)
     Talk                                               studies and o ers help to those seeking           just nished the refurbishment of its main
                                                        excellence. Its programmes include advice         printed books reading room which o ers the           When visiting the Campus, we strongly advise
     Lecture Theatre A14, Hugh Owen Building (4)
                                                        on: how to study; writing better assignments;     best possible facilities for our readers.            you to take the opportunity to view the Sports
     11.30am–12.00pm and 1.00pm–1.30pm:                                                                                                                        Centre and its excellent facilities. Sta will be
                                                        e ective reading strategies, exam skills and
     Introduction to Student Support                                                                      As well as some 5 million books the Library          available all day to answer questions and show
                                                        techniques. A specialist service, alcads, o ers
     Dr John Powell, Director of Student Support;                                                         also holds over a million maps, 800,000              you around. www.aber.ac.uk/sportscentre
                                                        assessment, individual tuition, study group
     Katrina Austin, Education and Welfare O cer,                                                         photographs (including the oldest known
                                                        sessions, and a Year 1 10 credit module, for
     Students Union; Debra Croft, Centre for
     Widening Participation and Social Inclusion.
                                                        students with speci c learning di erences
                                                                                                          photograph taken in Wales), the earliest Welsh
                                                                                                          manuscripts including the Black Book of
                                                                                                                                                               Student Support
                                                        such as dyslexia. The Centre also o ers an                                                             Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)
     Child Care                                         undergraduate module in Teaching English
                                                                                                          Carmarthen and also the priceless Hengwrt
                                                                                                          Chaucer. It houses the Welsh Political Archive       Information and advice from the Director
                                                        as a Foreign Language. For international                                                               of Student Support and members of the
     If you would like to speak to our Child Care                                                         and the National Screen and Sound Archive of
                                                        students, there are undergraduate modules                                                              team on Childcare, Student Finances, Mature
     Manager, Eleri Morris, about the Child care                                                          Wales.
                                                        in academic writing and communication                                                                  Students, the Medical Centre and Disabilities.
     provision o ered by the University, she
                                                        skills, and free study skills seminars.           As well as the excellent academic facilities and
     can be contacted at: The Glenview Day
     Nursery, Bryn y Môr Road, Aberystwyth.                                                               collections the Library also hosts exhibitions       Talks
     (Location D1 and No 99 on the map of               Mature Students                                   throughout the year and lms, conferences and         Lecture Theatre A12, Hugh Owen Building (4)
     the town centre.) Tel: 01970 623325.               The Joint, Students’ Union Building (12)          talks are held at the Library’s auditorium, the
                                                                                                                                                               10.50am–11.20am: Money Matters
                                                                                                          Drwm. The Library has an extensive selection at
                                                        3.15pm–Afternoon Co ee                                                                                 Financing your way through University
     Information Services                               Becoming a mature student can sometimes feel
                                                                                                          its Pen Dinas Cafê and the Library’s shop, o ers
                                                                                                          the customer various quality gifts and books.
                                                                                                                                                               Miss Caryl Davies, Assistant Director of Student
     Hugh Owen Library                                  a bit daunting but it doesn’t have to be and at                                                        Support.
                                                        Aberystwyth we welcome applications from          Come over to the Library’s stall for a chat – the    Lecture Theatre A14, Hugh Owen Building (4)
     Hugh Owen Building (4) –
                                                        mature students. If you’d like to know more       sta will be more than happy to help and to
     Open 10.00am–6.00pm                                                                                                                                       11.30am–12.00pm and 1.00pm–1.30pm:
                                                        about what it’s like to study here as a mature    answer any of your questions.
     You are welcome to come in to the library                                                                                                                 Introduction to Student Support
                                                        student come and meet those who know              The National Library of Wales: www.llgc.org.uk       Dr John Powell, Director of Student Support;
     and have a look around, or just drop in to         – some of our existing mature students! An
     take the weight o your feet and browse                                                                                                                    Katrina Austin, Education and Welfare O cer,
                                                        informal opportunity over afternoon co ee to                                                           Students Union; Debra Croft, Centre for
     through the newspapers or a periodical. Sta
                                                                                                                                                               Widening Participation and Social Inclusion.
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     Students’ Union
     Students’ Union Building (12)
                                                       Tours
                                                       Tours of the Building will be available today,
                                                       please see page 12 for details.
                                                                                                        University Departments
     Information Desk                                                                                   Presentations, Talks and Activities
     There will be a display stand in the Union from   Talk
     9 til 4 today, and students on hand to answer
     questions about the more social side of life
                                                       Cinema, Arts Centre (2): 12.00pm–12.30pm
                                                       Lecture Theatre A14, Hugh Owen
                                                                                                        Computer Science                               Talk
                                                                                                        Computer Science Reception,                    Cinema, Arts Centre (2)
     in Aberystwyth. So if you are interested in       Building (4): 2.40pm–3.10pm
     any of the University sports teams, societies,                                                     Llandinam Building (5)                         12.40pm–1.10pm: Studying Education at
                                                       The ‘Aber’ Students’ Union
                                                                                                                                                       Aberystwyth
     volunteering opportunities, or just want to
                                                       A short presentation, including a question       Information Desk & Display                     Tamsin Davies, School of Education and
     see what Aberystwyth students get up to
                                                       and answer session, will be given by the Guild   10.00am–3.30pm
     in their spare time, come in and see us!                                                                                                          Lifelong Learning.
                                                       President.
     Aberystwyth Guild of Students (the Students
                                                       For more information, you can contact us via
                                                                                                        Demonstration                                  Lifelong Learning
     Union) is run by students, for students – to                                                       12.00pm & 1.00pm
                                                       our website: www.aberguild.co.uk                                                                Whilst studying as an undergraduate in
     represent the student body to the University                                                       Demonstration of mobile robots, motion
                                                        By email: union@aber.ac.uk                                                                     Aberystwyth you can also take advantage of
     and provide a variety of welfare and                                                               capture and other research activities (isl).
                                                        Or by phone: 01970 62170                                                                       the wide range of lifelong learning courses
     recreational services for them, including:
                                                                                                                                                       on o er. Courses often run at weekends or in
                                                       Student Advice and Counselling                   Mini Lectures                                  the evenings, so they will not interfere with
        Centre. An independent service o ering                                                          Physics Main Lecture Theatre,
        professional counselling and advice on a
                                                       Centre                                           Physical Sciences Building (7)
                                                                                                                                                       your main studies. You may wish to continue
                                                       Great Hall in Arts Centre (2)                                                                   with a subject such as art that you enjoyed
        range of issues.                                                                                12.00 & 2.00pm: Careers In Computing           at school or develop a new skill, such as web
                                                       Aberystwyth Guild of Students’ will have                                                        design. You may wish to attend a course, which
                                                       a stand in the Great Hall today where            11.00am & 1.00pm: What we Teach
        organisation.                                                                                   and How it is Organised                        will help you learn more about one of your
                                                       representatives from the ‘Student Advice and                                                    hobbies, such as family history or perhaps
                                                       Counselling Centre’ will be on hand to answer    11.30 am & 1.30pm: What’s Di erent             pursue your interest in Environmental issues.
                                                       questions about counselling and independent      About Being A Computer Science                 Or you may want to learn a new language or
        Courier – and radio station – Bay Radio.       support services at Aberystwyth.                 Student In Aberystwyth?                        get better at one you already speak; coming
                                                                                                                                                       to Aberystwyth the language you choose
        students, and those learning Welsh.            Study Abroad                                     For more information, please look at our
                                                                                                        web pages: www.aber.ac.uk/compsci              might be Welsh. Check out the School of
                                                       Great Hall in Arts Centre (2)                                                                   Education and Lifelong Learning website
        and a range of top class entertainment
        throughout the year.
                                                       The Erasmus Mobility programme o ers
                                                       students an opportunity to undertake a period
                                                                                                        Education and Lifelong                         (www.aber.ac.uk/sell) to see if there is a
                                                                                                                                                       supplementary course to suit you, or speak
                                                       of study in another European country.            Learning                                       to one of our sta at the Information Desk.
        located in the Students’ Union.                                                                 Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)
                                                       North American Exchange Programme: this
                                                                                                                                                       English & Creative
                                                       programme o ers the opportunity to spend         Education
                                                       one or two semesters at a major university in
                                                       the United States.                               An Information Desk and a display will be      Writing
                                                                                                        provided in the Great Hall. Sta will be        Hugh Owen Building (4), English
                                                                                                                                                       Department, D Floor
                                                                                                        present, and they will be able to outline
                                                                                                        our Undergraduate degree schemes and           There will be three Information Desks manned
                                                                                                        to respond to queries. Information lea ets     by members of sta where enquiries regarding
                                                                                                        and booklets will be available which           English Literature, English and Creative Writing
                                                                                                        provide information about the courses,         and American Studies degree schemes can
                                                                                                        teaching methods and research.                 be made between 10.00am–4.00pm in the
                                                                                                                                                       Departmental concourse (D oor of the Hugh
                                                                                                                                                       Owen Building).
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     The Department of English was rated ‘excellent’
     in the last Assessment of Teaching Quality, and
                                                          European Languages                                  Fine Art, Art History                                 Talks
                                                                                                                                                                    Lecture Theatre A12, Hugh Owen Building (4)
     it received a grade 4 for its research in the last
     Research Assessment Exercise.
                                                          Includes: French, German, Italian and Spanish
                                                                                                              and Museum & Gallery                                  11.30am–11.50am and 1.20pm–1.40pm:
                                                          Hugh Owen Building (4), D Floor and B Floor
     We are a medium-sized department of 20
                                                          (Language Resource Centre)                          Studies                                               Studying History at Aberystwyth
                                                                                                                                                                    A talk by Professor Phillip Scho eld.
                                                          Members of sta will be available in the             School of Art, Buarth Mawr (Building 51 on
     full-time sta , and overall, we enrol about
                                                          Department (D Floor of Hugh Owen Building)          the Town Map and in the Visitors Guide)
     170 students to our Single and Joint Honours
     undergraduate programmes each year. This             from 10.000am until 4.00pm to discuss courses.      Minibuses run from the Campus Bus Stop,               IBERS Aberystwyth
     balance of sta and students ensures that we          A degree in Modern Languages is currently           near the campus entrance (see pages 28-29             Institute of Biological, Environmental
     can give our students a great deal of personal       one of the top ve most favoured degrees             for more information) or you can park at the          and Rural Sciences
     attention. We are also committed to ‘small-          by employers in the UK. Former students at          School of Art.
     group’ teaching.                                     Aberystwyth have gone on to take up careers
                                                                                                              Information Desk
                                                                                                                                                                    Biological Sciences
                                                          in Welsh, UK and European media, nance,
     The degree scheme in English at Aberystwyth                                                                                                                    (Penglais Campus)
                                                          teaching and the creative arts. The teaching        A display and information will be available
     aims to o er students an understanding and           sta of the Department includes scholars of          from 10.00am until 4.30pm. A member of sta            Includes: Animal Behaviour, Biochemistry;
     enjoyment of literature from the Medieval            international standing, whilst its intake ensures   will be available from 10.00am to 12 noon and         Biology; Environmental Biology;
     period to the present day as well as o ering         both personal attention, a friendly atmosphere      from 1.00pm to 4.00pm to answer questions             Environmental Science; Genetics; Life
     an excellent range of ‘option’ modules which         and a commitment to small-group teaching.           on course structure and to give advice on             Sciences; Marine & Freshwater Biology;
     include modern poetry, African literature in                                                             portfolios.                                           Microbiology; Plant Biology; Zoology
     English, British and American lm, Anglo-Saxon        Language skills are core modules in all years
     and Medieval literature, Elizabethan drama,          with intensive teaching, much of it by native
                                                                                                              Talks                                                 Information Desk
     Arthurian literature, good representation of         speakers. There are also options in Culture,                                                              Great Hall in Arts Centre (2)
                                                          Linguistics, Literature and the Language of         11.00am and 2.00pm
     women’s writing in all historical periods, and
     Welsh writing in English.                            Business, Current A airs and Politics. The          An introduction to the courses and degree             Information and Refreshments
                                                          Department o ers a cosmopolitan atmosphere,         schemes and an explanation of the admissions          Edward Llwyd Building (8)
                                                                                                              process.
     Creative Writing                                     introducing students to the international                                                                 An Information Desk in the foyer and a
                                                          careers market as well as to the wider world of                                                           reception in G19 will be manned by sta
     The Department also o ers a thriving degree
                                                          European cultural studies.                          Tours                                                 throughout the day. Course brochures and our
     scheme in Creative Writing, allowing students
                                                                                                              Tours of the facilities will take place at 10.30am,   own Open Day programme will be available,
     to learn about the techniques and skills of
     narrative prose, poetry, and other forms of
                                                          Talks                                               11.30am, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.30pm.                   and sta will be happy to talk to you about
                                                          Room D5, Hugh Owen Building (4)                                                                           our courses and admissions procedures for
     writing. Students are able to develop their
     literary talents through the many writing            11.00 am & 2.00pm – talk                            History & Welsh                                       studying Biology at Aberystwyth. Refreshments
                                                          Head of Department or Admissions Tutor                                                                    will be served in G19 throughout the day.
     workshops and poetry readings organised
     by the student-led English society and the           Language Resource Centre BA11,
                                                                                                              History
     Department of English, and meet writers and          Hugh Owen Building (4)                              Hugh Owen Building (4), C Floor                       Talks
     professionals in the area of creative writing.       12.00 and 12.30pm – Introduction                    There will be an Information Desk and display         Our Admissions Tutors will talk about
                                                          to the Facilities                                   relating to the Department’s work in the              studying Biology at Aberystwyth, and several
     Mini Lectures                                        A talk by a member of the teaching                  departmental concourse. Members of sta will           academics will give presentations covering
     Lecture Theatre A12, Hugh Owen Building (4)          sta . The same talk will be given twice,            be available throughout the day to welcome            all the degree schemes we have on o er.
                                                          so visitors need attend only once.                  visitors and to respond to any questions
     12.00pm–12.30pm: Studying
     English at Aberystwyth
                                                                                                              relating to the Department and the courses on         Displays
                                                                                                              o er, which include History, Medieval & Early         There will be a number of displays and
     A talk by a member of the Department of English.
                                                                                                              Modern History, European History, Modern              demonstrations in our lecture theatres and
     Lecture Theatre A14, Hugh Owen Building (4)                                                              & Contemporary History, Modern History &              labaoratories, representing the broad teaching
     2.00pm–2.30pm: Aberystwyth’s                                                                             Politics, History & Media, Historical & Archival      and research activities of our Institute.
     Creative Writing Degree                                                                                  Studies, Social & Economic History and Welsh
     A talk by a member of the Department of English.                                                         History.
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     Tours                                                Scheme Reviews                                   Talks                                                Institute of Mathematics
     Several tours of our facilities will be scheduled    Presentations followed by question               Room A6, Llandinam Building (5)
     during the day, including a visit to our             and answer sessions will be held in the          10.45am: Studying Geography                          and Physics
     aquarium, a walk to our greenhouse complex,          Stapledon Building at the following times:       at Aberystwyth (50 minutes)
     and a look inside our bioimaging unit.                11.15am   Agriculture                           12.00pm: Studying Environmental Earth                Mathematics
                                                           1.00pm    Animal Science                        Science at Aberystwyth (20 minutes)                  Physical Sciences Building (7), Foyer,
     Rural Sciences                                        1.00pm    Countryside                                                                                Ground Floor and 3rd Floor
                                                           1.45pm    Equine                                12.45pm: Studying Environmental
     (Llanbadarn Campus)
                                                           1.45pm    Tourism                               Science at Aberystwyth (20 minutes)                  Information Desk
     Includes: Agriculture, Animal Science,                                                                                                                     Students will be present at the Information
                                                                                                           1.30pm: Studying Geography at
     Countryside Schemes, Equine, Sustainable
     Rural Development, Tourism.
                                                          Information Studies                              Aberystwyth (50 minutes)
                                                                                                                                                                Desk in the Foyer of the Physical Sciences
                                                                                                                                                                Building all day. They will be happy to answer
                                                          Great Hall in Arts Centre (2)
                                                                                                                                                                any queries you may have and to provide
     HND, Foundation Degree, Honours Degree                                                                Informal Discussions with Staff
     & Postgraduate Study available.                      Information Desk and Display                     Academic sta will be available in the
                                                                                                                                                                information about mathematics courses.
                                                                                                                                                                There will be opportunities to chat with sta .
                                                          There are an increasing number of employment     Llandinam Concourse at the following
     Information Desks                                    opportunities in the eld of information          times to deal with any enquiries about               Displays
     Penglais Campus, Great Hall in the Arts              studies from traditional librarian and archive   the degree schemes we o er:                          (Room 321, 3rd oor)
     Centre (2)                                           posts to corporate Information Managers,            11.15 am – 12.15pm
                                                          Knowledge Managers and Information                                                                    These will provide information on:
     Llanbadarn Campus, Stapledon Building (31)                                                               12.45pm – 1.45pm
                                                          Systems Managers. Come and visit us at our          2.15pm – 3.15pm
     Information desks for the following subject
                                                          stand and nd out more about the courses                                                                  subject;
     areas will be manned by academic sta in the
     common room:
                                                          we o er. We can show you where to nd the         Tours
                                                          most up-to-date web-based information on all                                                             Aberystwyth;
      Agriculture                                                                                          These will start at the Institute’s Reception
                                                          our courses as well as giving you one-to-one
      Animal Science                                                                                       Point in the Llandinam concourse and will run
                                                          advice from our friendly, well-informed sta .
      Countryside                                                                                          throughout the day.
      Equine
      Tourism
                                                          Institute of Geography                           Displays
     Tours
                                                          & Earth Sciences                                 Copies of all IGES course brochures and
                                                                                                           supporting literature will be available. A variety   You are invited to enter the Aberystwyth
                                                          Includes: Environmental Earth Science,                                                                Mathematics Challenge and win a prize.
     Tours of the Stapledon Building and the                                                               of displays will also be present covering the
                                                          Environmental Science, Geography
     Llanbadarn Campus will be running throughout                                                          Institute’s current teaching and research
                                                                                                           activities.                                          Talks
     the day. Commencing from the common room             Reception Point                                                                                       Lecture Theatre A, Ground Floor
     of the Stapledon Building, the tours will include
     workshops, specialist library, laboratories and
                                                          Llandinam Concourse (5)                          Refreshments                                         Sta will be available at the end of
     Lluest Equine Centre with its extensive facilities   Open 10.00am–4.00pm                              Cold refreshments will be served in the              these presentations to answer any
     including international-sized indoor arena.                                                           Llandinam concourse throughout the day.              individual questions you may have.
                                                          Registration
                                                                                                                                                                11.00am & 2.00pm: Mathematics and
     Demonstrations                                       All visitors are asked to register at our
                                                                                                                                                                Statistics Degrees at Aberystwyth
     Lluest Equine Centre (Llanbadarn Campus)             Reception Point and will be automatically
                                                          entered into our Institute Prize Draw.                                                                11.45am: The Aberystwyth
     From 11.00am to 1.30pm, then 2.30pm to
                                                          The winner will be noti ed by letter.                                                                 Mathematics Club
     4.00pm there will be a variety of equine
     demonstrations in the indoor arena. Visitors                                                                                                               2.45pm: The Aberystwyth Mathematics
     are welcome to come and go as they wish                                                                                                                    Challenge – Hints and Tips
     (car parking and ample seating is available).
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     Physics                                             in the memory of students killed and wound
                                                         in the First World War, is the world’s rst of its
                                                                                                             Law and Criminology                             Psychology
     Physical Sciences Building (7),                                                                         Conference Room, Hugh Owen Building (4),        Single Honours
                                                         kind. Throughout its history the Department
     Physics Department                                                                                      Law Library and Law Department on D Floor       BSc Hons Psychology (C800)
                                                         has endeavoured to bring its research and
     Reception Point                                     teaching excellence to bear on the realisation      Information Desk and Displays                   Joint Honours
     There will be a reception desk in the Foyer of      of a more just and peaceful world order.            The Information Desk will be here throughout     Psychology and Marketing
     the Physical Sciences Building for details of the                                                       the day to deal with enquiries. Information      (BScEcon/PM) CN85
     day’s programme.
                                                         Information Desk                                    about the Department and courses will be         Psychology and Criminology
                                                         Main Hall                                           available here. Members of the Department’s
     Student guides can also direct you to the                                                                                                                (BScEc/PsyC) CM89
                                                         Please call at the Information Desk in the          sta will be available to talk about any
     di erent events.                                                                                                                                         Psychology and Politics (BScEcon/Ps) CL8F
                                                         Main Hall of the International Politics             aspect of criminology, law or admissions.
                                                         Building with any enquiries. Information                                                             Psychology and International
     Talks and Demonstrations                            about the Department may be collected               Tours of the Law Library                         Politics (BScEcon/PP) CL82
     A series of talks and demonstrations will take      here between 10.00am and 4.00pm.                                                                     Psychology and Information Technology
                                                                                                             Please come along to the Information Desk
     place introducing you to the physics degree                                                                                                              (BSc/PsyIT) CG85
                                                                                                             at 11.00am, 12.00pm, 2.00pm and 3.00pm.
     schemes that we o er and illustrating some          Displays and Demonstrations                         Tours will last approximately 15 minutes.        Psychology and English (BA/PsyEL) CQ83
     of the concepts that are taught. A tutor will be
                                                         Main Hall                                                                                            Psychology and Genetics and Human
     available to answer any question that you may
     have.                                               International Politics Research and Teaching        Refreshments                                     Health (BSc/PsyGHH) CC84
                                                                                                             Available in the Conference Room. There          Psychology and Economics (BScEcon/Pe) CL81
     Physics talks and demonstration timetable:                                                              are also displays of research publications
                                                            modules and how we teach in the                                                                   Psychology and Education (BSc/PsyEd) CX83
                                                                                                             by Academic Sta and information on
                                                            Department of International Politics.                                                             Psychology and History (BA/PsyHi) CV81
        demonstration and laboratory tours                                                                   various aspects of the Department’s history
        (drop in at any time)                                                                                and current activities. Current students
                                                                                                                                                             Housed within the Llandinam Building (5),
                                                            the Department of International Politics         will also be on hand to talk with visitors.
                                                                                                                                                             the Psychology Department has developed a
                                                            and its relevance for student life.
        (talk), Studying in the Arctic: Svalbard, a                                                                                                          distinctive set of degree schemes providing
        student’s view (talk)
                                                                                                             Talks and Presentations                         students with a range of attractive options.
                                                            and Welsh Assembly Placement Schemes,            Cinema, Arts Centre (2)
                                                            Departmental Crisis Games and student            Room C4, Hugh Owen Building (4)                 Rigorous investigation of key psychological
        demonstration and laboratory tours                                                                                                                   concepts, in conjunction with joint
                                                            exchange opportunities.                          See the Information Desk for
        (drop in at any time)                                                                                further information.                            honours subjects or as single honours
                                                         Refreshments                                        All presentations last approximately 25         degrees, allow students to develop insight
                                                         Refreshments will be served in the                  minutes. The Criminology presentation           into the contribution of psychology to
        (Mars Rover demonstration)                       Main Hall of the International Politics             will last approximately 40 minutes.             contemporary problems and challenges.
                                                         Building from 10.00am–4.00pm.
     International Politics
                                                                                                             Room C4, Hugh Owen Building (4)                 Information Desk and Displays
                                                         Talks                                               2.00pm: Studying Law                            Great Hall in the Arts Centre (2)
     Includes: European Studies; Intelligence                                                                2.30pm: Law and Crime
     Studies; International History; International       Lecture Theatre A12, Hugh Owen Building (4)                                                         10.00am–4.00pm
                                                         2.00pm–2.30pm: Studying in the                      Cinema, Arts Centre (Building 2)
     Relations; Military History; Peace, Con ict
     and Security; Political Studies; Strategic          Department of International Politics                2.00pm–2.40pm: Studying Criminology and            modules and how we teach in
     Studies; Third World Politics; Welsh Politics.      Dr William Bain, Director of Admissions             careers for Criminologists. Dr Gareth Norris.      the Psychology Department
     International Politics Building (24),               2.35pm–3.05pm: Sample Lecture by Dr
     10.00am–4.00pm                                      Alastair Finlan                                                                                        degree options with members of sta .
     The Department of International Politics is one                                                                                                         Please see following page for Talks.
     of the world’s leading centres of excellence for
     the study of international relations. Founded
     in 1919, with a bequest given by Lord Davies
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     Talks                                             Sport & Exercise                                  Talks                                        Welsh and Celtic
     Cinema in the Arts Centre (2)                                                                       A number of subject talks from sta will be
     10.40am–11.10am: Psychology:                      Science                                           scheduled throughout the day as follows:     Studies
     Myth and Reality                                  Carwyn James Building (11)                                                                     Great Hall, Arts Centre (2)
     Dr Kate Bullen, Head of Department.               10.00am–4.00pm                                       2.00pm (Studio Emily Davies)              Information Desk with academic
                                                       Visit our Department and nd out more about                                                     sta on hand to discuss courses.
     1.20pm–1.50pm: Psychology:
                                                       the courses and facilities. The Department is
     Myth and Reality                                                                                       (Studio RG Jones)                         Seddon Room, Old College,King Street (50)
                                                       housed in a purpose built building, opened
     Rachel Rahman, Lecturer.
                                                       August 2003, o ering superb specialist
                                                                                                            & 2.00pm (G38)
                                                                                                                                                      Information Desk and Displays
                                                       laboratories for psychology, physiology,
     School of Management                              biomechanics, anthropometry, and
                                                                                                                                                      Information Desk and display of the
                                                                                                                                                      department’s work. Members of sta
     and Business                                      biochemistry. Sta and students will be on-
                                                       hand to show you around.
                                                                                                            (Studio Emily Davies)
                                                                                                                                                      available to discuss courses.
     Includes: Accounting & Finance, Business &
     Management, Business Economics, Business          Talks
                                                                                                            & 3.00pm (Studio RG Jones)                Talks
     Finance, Economics, and Marketing                                                                   Welsh Medium Sta will be on hand             Talks in Welsh:
                                                       12.00pm and repeated at 2.30pm – Sport            throughout the day to answer questions on
                                                       and Exercise Science at Aberystwyth                                                            11.30am: Cy wyniad i astudio
     Information Desk                                  The Department’s Director of Admissions will
                                                                                                         Welsh Medium degree schemes.
                                                                                                                                                      Cymraeg yn y Brifysgol
     Room G4 (Ground Floor),                           give a 20 minute talk about the degree at         Welsh Medium talks on all degree schemes     Dr Bleddyn Huws
     Cledwyn Building (6)                              Aberystwyth, the curriculum, our approach         (Drama and Performance, Film & Television
                                                                                                                                                      12.30pm: Astudiaethau
     Departmental sta and Degree Scheme Co-            to learning and teaching, and career              Studies and Media and Communication
                                                                                                                                                      Celtaidd a Gwyddeleg
     ordinators will be available at the Information   opportunities. Plenty of opportunity for          Studies) on the hour at 11.00am, 12.00pm,
                                                                                                                                                      Yr Athro Patrick Sims-Williams
     Desk from 10.00am-4.00pm. They will be happy      questions.                                        1.00pm and 2.00pm.
     to answer any questions you may have and to                                                                                                      1.15pm: Cy wyniad i astudio
     provide information about the Department and
     its courses.
                                                       Theatre, Film &                                                                                Cymraeg yn y Brifysgol
                                                                                                                                                      Dr Bleddyn Huws

     Presentations                                     Television Studies                                                                             Talks in English:
                                                       Centre for Theatre, Film & Television
     The Executive Board Room,                         Studies, Parry Williams Building (3)                                                           12.00pm: Welsh for beginners and
     Visualisation Centre (25)                                                                                                                        second-language students / Cymraeg
     11.30am and again at 1.30pm – Studying            Information Help Desk                                                                          i ddechreuwyr a myfyrwyr ail iaith.
     in the School of Management and Business          10.00am–4.00pm                                                                                 Dr Huw Meirion Edwards
     at Aberystwyth given by the Director of the                                                                                                      12.45pm: Irish and Celtic
                                                       This will be manned all day by departmental
     School.                                                                                                                                          Studies in Aberystwyth
                                                       sta and the Admissions Tutor. Visitors will
     The 30 minute presentation will o er some         be able to ask questions about admissions                                                      Professor Patrick Sims-Williams
     insight into life as a student in the School of   policy and course details. We will also                                                        2.00pm: Welsh for beginners and
     Management & Business and the range of            be able to provide information on the                                                          second-language students / Cymraeg
     degree schemes we o er. The talk will also        various American and European Exchange                                                         i ddechreuwyr a myfyrwyr ail iaith
     be of interest to Careers Advisers, as well as    programmes, the Year in Employment Scheme,                                                     Dr Huw Meirion Edwards
     prospective students.                             and career opportunities leading on from
                                                       a degree in Drama & Theatre Studies, Film                                                      Visitors to the Department of Welsh and
                                                       & Television Studies, Performance Studies,                                                     Celtic Studies might prefer to walk from the
                                                       Scenography and Theatre Design and Media                                                       town car parks if that is more convenient. A
                                                       & Communication Studies. Departmental                                                          free bus service will operate to and from the
                                                       brochures will be available from the Help Desk.                                                Penglais Campus. See details on pages 28-29.
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     FREE Open Day Bus Service                                                                                   Bus No 3 To the Old College
                                                                                                                 Department of Welsh and Celtic Studies, and Train Station
                                                                                                                    Depart Penglais Campus   Arrive on Promenade near Pier   Depart from Promenade near Pier   Arrive Penglais Campus
     Buses run approximately every 10–30 minutes from the Penglais bus stop, just                                           10:15                       10:30                            10:35                         10:50
     below the University Reception at the entrance to Penglais Campus. They call
                                                                                                                            11:00                       11:15                            11:20                         11:35
     at: Llanbadarn Campus, The School of Art, the Railway Station, and near the
     Old College on the seafront. See also, Local Bus Services on page 29.                                                  11:40                       11:55                            12:00                         12:15
                                                                                                                            12:20                       12:35                            12:40                         12:55
     The two ‘pick-up’, ‘put-down’ points in the town are:
                                                                                                                            13:05                       13:15                            13:20                         13:35
                                                                                                                            13:40                       13:55                            14:05                         14:20
                                                                                                                             14:25                       14:40                            14:45                        15:00
                                                                                                                    Depart Penglais Campus        Arrive TrainStation            Arrive Penglais Campus
     Bus No 1 To the Llanbadarn Campus
                                                                                                                            15:05                       15:20                            15:40
     Rural Sciences (IBERS, Llanbadarn Campus)
                                                                                                                            15.45                       16:15                            16:20
     This bus also calls at the Railway Station at 11.10am and 15.15pm
                                                                                                                            16:25                       16:40                         Service ends
     Please note that there is ample FREE parking on the
     Llanbadarn Campus for visitors to Rural Sciences
      Depart Penglais Campus
              10:10
                               Arrive Llanbadarn Campus
                                         10:25
                                                          Depart Llanbadarn Campus
                                                                    10:35
                                                                                        Arrive Penglais Campus
                                                                                                10:45
                                                                                                                 Park and Ride between
                                                                                                                 Penglais Campus and the                                     Trains
                                                                                                                                                                             You are advised to check the train timetable
              10:50                      11:05            Via the Train Station 11:10           11:40            Student Village                                             when making your reservation by contacting
                                                                                                                                                                             National Rail Enquiries on 08457 48 49 50.
              11:50                      12:05                      12:20                       12:30
                                                                                                                 Bus Number 4
              12:35                      12:50                      12:55                       13:10                                                                        Buses will meet trains arriving at Aberystwyth
                                                                                                                 This service leaves the Penglais Campus bus
              13:15                      13:30                      13:35                       13:50            stop, near to the Campus entrance, every 10                 Station at 11.26                  am and
              13:55                      14:10                      14:15                       14:40            minutes. It calls at the Student Village before             13.26pm. There will also be transport to
              14:45                      15:00             At Train Station by 15:15            15:40            returning to the University Campus. The                     the Station throughout the day. Look
              15:45                      16:00                      16:05                       16:20            journey takes approximately 10 minutes.                     out for Student Ambassadors in Yellow
                                                                                                                                                                             T-Shirts to help with directions.
              16:25                      16:40                      16:45                       17:00            The service starts at 10:20am,
                                                                                                                 and ends at 16:50pm.                                        Afternoon trains depart Aberystwyth
                                                                                                                                                                             at 15.30, 17.30 and 19.30.
     Bus No 2 To the School of Art                                                                               From the Student Village, it takes about
     Please note there is limited FREE parking at the School of Art                                              10 minutes to walk to the centre of the                     Please note that the last bus to the
                                                                                                                 Campus. Take care in crossing the main road                 Railway Station will leave Penglais Campus
      Depart Penglais Campus      Arrive School of Art       Depart School of Art       Arrive Penglais Campus
                                                                                                                 and please follow footpaths / walkways.                     at approximately 16.25pm although
              10:10                      10:20                      10:25                       10:35                                                                        the next train departure is 19.30. For
              10:40                      10:50                      10:55                       11:10            Local Bus Service                                           information, it takes approximately 20
              11:15                      11:25                      11:30                       11:45            Local buses run from the main bus stop                      minutes to walk downhill to the Station.
              11:50                      12:00                      12:05                       12:20            near the Railway Station to Penglais                        Visitors who wish to remain on Campus
              12:25                      12:35                      12:40                       12:55            Campus approximately every 20 minutes.                      after 4.00pm are most welcome to do
              13:00                      13:10                      13:15                       13:30            The cost of the journey is £1.10.                           so; several facilities will still be open.
              13:35                      13:45                      13:50                       14:05            Bus Number 501 is a circular route and stops
              14:10                      14:20                      14:25                       14:40            near the main entrance to Penglais Campus.
              14:45                      14:55                      15:00                       15:15
                                                                                                                 Bus No 504 runs to the back of the Aberystwyth
              15:20                      15:30                      15:35                       15:50            Arts Centre, Penglais Campus. This service
              15:55                      16:05                      16:10                       16:25            also returns to the main bus stop in town.
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     Facilities
     1 RECEPTION / ENQUIRIES
                                    5 Llandinam Building
                                       Geography & Earth
                                                                               9 Sports Centre
                                                                                        Sports Hall
                                                                                                                     Halls and Residences
                                                                                                                     15 Penbryn Halls
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Llanbadarn Campus
                                         Sciences                                       Swimming Pool                   Accommodation O ce                                                                                    visitors to Rural Sciences
     2 Aberystwyth Arts Centre         Computer Unit                                    All Weather Sports Pitch        Conference O ce                                                                                       IBERS Aberystwyth
        Great Hall                       (Information Services)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   34
                                                                               10 Sports Cage                           Hospitality Services O ce
        Cinema                         Computer Science                                                                                                                                                                                                      Pe
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        Theatre                                                                11 Carwyn James Building              16 Cwrt Mawr Halls                                                                                                                             is
                                       Language & Learning                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             P                   31

        Visitors’ Car Park               Centre                                         Sport & Exercise Science     17 Tre oyne Halls                                                                                                                                                                          P

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   P                            40
     3 Parry-Williams Building         Psychology                              12 Students’ Union                    18 Rosser Halls                                                                                                                                                                                              P                                                          39              38

        Theatre Film &              6 Cledwyn Building                         13 Brynamlwg                          19 Neuadd Pantycelyn                                                                                                 Open Day Reception                                                                 30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   37

          Television Studies           School of Management
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                                                                                        Sta , Sports & Social Club   20 Pentre Jane Morgan
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     4 Hugh Owen Building                & Business                                                                                                                                                                                       Bus Stop                                                                                                         32
                                                                               14 Botany Gardens                        Student Village                                                                                                                                                                                                P
        Library and Information        Commercialisation &                                                                                                                                                                                Food
          Services                       Consultancy Services                  24 International Politics                                                                                                                                                                   Facilities                                                                      33
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                                                                                             Building                                                                                                                                     Parking                          30 DIS building
        Law                            Deans’ O ce
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Information Studies
        European Languages          7 Physical Sciences Building               25 Visualisation Centre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Media Services (Information Services)                                                Llan
        History & Welsh History        Institute of Mathematics                26 Student Welcome Centre                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                bad
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        English                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            31 Stapledon Building (IBERS)                                                                                 r
                                         and Physics                                    Student Financial
        Lecture Theatres                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   32 Thomas Parry Library
                                    8 Edward Llwyd Building                                  Support O ce
          A12 & A14                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        33 Padarn Building
                                       Biological Sciences (IBERS)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           34 Equestrian Centre
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           40 Coleg Ceredigion
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           E                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    (Department of Welsh

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                      Aberystwyth Town Centre                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and Celtic Studies)
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                                                                                 500 metres
                                                                                 Town                                                                                                                                                                                                   Halls and Residences in Town                                                                                                Town Services
                                                                                 50 Old College –                                                                                                                                                                                       59 Balmoral                                                                                                                 81 Public Library
               B      Main Bus Stop                                                   Education & Lifelong Learning; Welsh;                                                                                                                                                             60 Blaenwern                                                                                                                82 Bronglais Hospital
                                                                                      Finance O ce; Registry/Administration                                                                                                                                                             61 Clarendon House                                                                                                          83 Police Station
                                                                                 51 Edward Davies Building –                                                                                                                                                                            62 Caerleon/Plynlymon                                                                                                       84 Town Hall
               //     Railway Station                                                 School of Art
                                                                                 52 Joseph Parry Building –
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        63 Aberglasney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        64 Ceredigion Hall/Tŷ Glyndwr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    85 Tourism and Information O ce/Museum
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    86 Cli Railway
                                                                                      Music Centre                                                                                                                                                                                      65 Carpenter Hall/Tŷ Gwerin                                                                                                 87 Castle
                                                                                 53 Theatre y Castell –                                                                                                                                                                                 66 John Williams, Caron, No.7 and No.9 Marine Terrace                                                                       88 Cinema
                      Residences Reception                                            Theatre, Film & TV Studies                                                                                                                                                                        67 Alexandra Hall                                                                                                           90 Golf Club
                                                                                 54 No.9 Laura Place –                                                                                                                                                                                  68 Penylan                                                                                                                  91 Camau Bach
                                                                                      Development & External A airs                                                                                                                                                                     69 Godre'r Glais                                                                                                            92 Yr Ysgol Gymraeg
                                                                                 55 Vicarage Playing Fields                                                                                                                                                                             70 Brynderw                                                                                                                 94 Padarn School
                                                                                 57 UWA Boathouse                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   98 Plascrug School
                                                                                 79 Glenview Day Nursery                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            99 Territorial Army Centre
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     Notes & Questions
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     Win a
     Laptop!                                            the Lounge
                                                          Amenity Block , Pentre Jane Morgan (20)
                                                          Block D, Rosser Residence, Penglais (18)



                                                   Open 24/7 -
                                                   your learning
                                                   centre with:
                                                   photocopier, WI-FI

                                                   tables, sofas and armchairs

                                                   with hot drinks



                                                   situated outside



                                                                                     For further information e-mail
                                                                                     hospitality@aber.ac.uk or visit
                                                                                     www.aber.ac.uk/residential
 Personal Programme Planner
 10.00am

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 11.00am

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Building Work



Safety
In the interests of your own saftey, please do not touch any materials or apparatus
unless speci cally invited to do so by a member of sta in charge.
In the event of an emergency

  re are posted in every building, but if they are not to hand then please vacate
the building by the nearest exit, do not use the lifts, and remain outside until
informed by a member of University sta that it is safe to re-enter.


This programme is also available in Welsh / Mae’r rhaglen hon hefyd ar gael yn Gymraeg

								
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