Orientation

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Printable Orientation programme_2017_MASTERS.pdf


Monday 28 of August 2017

Otaniemi Campus (U2-lecture hall, entrance M, Undergraduate Centre, Otakaari 1, Espoo) 8:00-17:00

MA degree structures & other practical info / Sara Rönkkönen

Language studies & general studies / Nina Sjölund

Opintotuki-info (in Finnish) / Anna Pernu

 

Tuesday 29 of August 2017

Otaniemi Campus (U2-lecture hall, entrance M, Undergraduate Centre, Otakaari 1, Espoo) 8:00-17:00(+)

The student organization Tokyo and the student tutors will host a StartARTS party at the restaurant ship Wäiski in the evening starting from 20:00.

 

Wednesday 30 of August 2017

A voluntary tour in the Arabia campus facilities 9:00-12:00

Meeting in Kipsari at 9.30!

 

Introduction events by degree programmes

After the general orientation degree programmes will organize their own introduction events, see more information below.

 

Department of Architecture
 Department of Architecture

WELCOME RECEPTION at the Guild of Architecture by Foreign Legion Captain, Matti Jänkälä,
Monday 21.8. at 9 o'clock (location, Metallimiehenkuja 4)

WOOD WORKSHOP ORIENTATION Monday, 21.8. - Thursday 24.8. (Monday 21.8. at 10-16 o'clock, Tuesday 22nd - Thursday 24th at 9-15 o'clock). Groups:1.- 4. 14 students/group/day (student participate one day only, according to group selected). Registration link for Wood workshop orientation:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScBwygliQL7OQNpSrZ98iFq9M1I3wIYFCN7bHwyW_krK6fHUA/viewform?usp=sf_link

Location: Wood workshop (Paja), address: Metallimiehenkuja 4, Phone: +358 50 347 2225

OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY TRAINING Friday 25.8. (between 8:00-16:00). Master level degree students (not for exchange students). No registration needed. Location: Wood workshop (Paja), Room: 306 (PS1), address: Metallimiehenkuja 4, Phone: +358 50 347 2225.

INFO for International students by Jyri Äärilä Thursday, 7.9. at 10-12 o'clock, (location, Miestentie 3).

STUDIO-INFO Thursday, 7.9. at 13-17 o'clock, (location, Miestentie 3).

 

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Landscape Architecture

Thu 31.8. 1-3 pm, Miestentie 3, Otaniemi

  • General study info for all starting master's students (only new students who are coming outside Aalto).

Thu 8.9. 9-11 am, Miestentie 3, Otaniemi

  • Study Plan (HOPS) seminar for all new landscape architecture master's students

 

 

Department of Art
 Kuvataidekasvatuksen muuntokoulutus

Kuvataidekasvatuksen maisteriohjelman (muuntokoulutus) orientaatio:

ke 30.8. klo 10:00-15:00 (luokka 5022, Arabian kampus, 5 krs.)

to 31.8. klo 10:00-15:00 (luokka 5022, Arabian kampus, 5 krs.)

 Visual Culture and Contemporary Art (ViCCA)

ViCCA orientation

 

Wednesday 30.8.

Miestentie 3, room 103

13:00-14:00 Orientation to ViCCA, names and faces

14.00-16:00 Studying at ViCCA

 

Thursday 31.8.

Miestentie 3, room 103

10:00-12:00 Course info

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-16:00 Getting to know each other

 

Friday 1.9.

10:00-12:00 Spaces/studios in Art House. Art House, Lämpömiehenkuja 3

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:00 Study plan info, Miestentie 3, room 103

14:00-15:00 Practical information about studies, Miestentie 3, room 103

15:00-16:00 Meeting with students, Art House, Lämpömiehenkuja 3

16:00 Get together ViCCA Party, Art House, Lämpömiehenkuja 3

 

Monday 4. - Friday 8.9.

Introduction to Visual culture and Contemporary Art course starts

1st week of the Intro Course: Monday 4.9. – Thursday 7.9. 9-12 at Otakaari 1, room A1, See the whole schedule of the course in WebOodi

 

Personal Study Plan discussions for degree students

Monday 4.9. 12.30-17.00

Tuesday 5.9. 12.30-13.30

Wednesday 6.9. 12.30-17.00

Thursday 7.9. 15.00-17.00

Friday 8.9. 9.00-15.30.

You will be given a personal meeting time on Wednesday 30.8.

 

Personal Study Plan meeting with exchange students

Monday 4.9. 14.00, place Art House, Lämpömiehenkuja 3

 



Department of Design 
 Collaborative and Industrial Design

Tuesday 29.8.2017 in Otaniemi at 14-16 (room TBA) short introduction to the CoID programme studies and practices.Preparations for the personal study planning process.

MUO-E0000 - INTRO (30.8.-7.9.2017) compulsory and joint course for all the MA students at the Department of Design, in Arabia campus room 822 starts on Wednesday 30.8.2017 at 9.00.

Monday 11.9.2017 in Arabia at 9-12 (room 885) CoID professors and teachers will introduce themselves and their teaching and research areas. Personal Study Planning workshop.

 Creative Sustainability

We will have a brief meeting for the new CS Design students on Wed 30 August in Arabia campus from 17:00 to 18:00 in room 6042 on the 6th floor. You will meet the CS programme director and the CS study coordinator. We will explain about the CS Design degree structure and will answer all your questions.

 Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design

Tuesday August 29 in Otaniemi from 13.00 to 14.00 (room U259 POSTI, Otakaari 1): We will have a short meeting on orientation week about the first courses and general issues. This meeting will get you started with your studies!

Thursday September 28 in Arabia from 13.00 to 16.00 (room 6088, Hämeentie 135 C): We will have a longer meeting with our teachers and all FaCT master's students. Here you learn about courses offered by the programme and can discuss you personal study plan with teachers and plan the first year studies further.

 International Design Business Management

We will have a brief meeting for the new IDBM ARTS students on Thu 31 August in Arabia campus from 17:00 to 18:00 in room 6042 on the 6th floor. You will meet IDBM ARTS programme director and the IDBM ARTS study coordinator. We will explain about the IDBM ARTS degree structure and will answer all your questions.

 Product and Spatial Design

Tuesday 29.8.2017 in Otaniemi at 14-16 (room TBA) short introduction to the PSD programme studies and practices.Preparations for the personal study planning process.

MUO-E0000 - INTRO (30.8.-7.9.2017) compulsory and joint course for all the MA students at the Department of Design, in Arabia campus room 822 starts on Wednesday 30.8.2017 at 9.00.

Department of Film, Television and Scenography
 Documentary Film, Screenwriting, Film and Television Producing, Film Editing, Film Sound Design

Welcome session to studying at the Department of Film, Television and Scenography on Thursday 31.8. at 10-12 in classroom Tarkovski 331 (Otakaari 7, 01250 Espoo). Individual personal study plan meetings with the professors will be held according to an individual scedule.

Film Sound Design students: Please note that you have a course ELO-C4504 Field Recording at the beginning of the autumn term 21.8.-1.9. (weeks 34 and 35) More information is available from professor Pietari Koskinen who has sent you e-mail directly (pietari.koskinen a aalto.fi)

 Production Design

Individual guidance from study coordinator Birgitta Tuomaala. Times will be scheduled by e-mail.

 Design for the Performing Arts, Costume Design

NOTE! Aalto Orientation on Monday 28.8. (see above). Theatre Academy orientation in Suomenlinna Island Helsinki on Tuesday 29.8. (meeting point at Suomenlinna Ferry, Kauppatori Helsinki at 8:30 am).

Later in the week: Individual guidance from study coordinator Birgitta Tuomaala. Times will be scheduled by e-mail.

 Photography

NEW INFO, NEW SCHEDULE (update 13,50 Fri): You can enrol to the university on Monday 21st from 8-10.30 in the Starting Point, address Otakaari 1, room Y 199. Then, the tutors will introduce themselves in Otakaari 1 X,  room A 123. Department of Media study info begins at 11.00, the same room.  At 13.15 quick Dept of media programme infos. 14.30 Course (DOM-E0000) intro and theme, assignments and forms. Hall of Fame sheets. 

Your first course, DOM-E0000 Understanding Media, Art and Design, will then continue on Tuesday 22st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, lecture hall A123. 

 Visual Communication Design

NEW INFO, NEW SCHEDULE (update 13,50 Fri): You can enrol to the university on Monday 21st from 8-10.30 in the Starting Point, address Otakaari 1, room Y 199. Then, the tutors will introduce themselves in Otakaari 1 X,  room A 123. Department of Media study info begins at 11.00, the same room.  At 13.15 quick Dept of media programme infos. 14.30 Course (DOM-E0000) intro and theme, assignments and forms. Hall of Fame sheets. 

Your first course, DOM-E0000 Understanding Media, Art and Design, will then continue on Tuesday 22st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, lecture hall A123. 

 

 New Media

NEW INFO, NEW SCHEDULE (update 13,50 Fri): You can enrol to the university on Monday 21st from 8-10.30 in the Starting Point, address Otakaari 1, room Y 199. Then, the tutors will introduce themselves in Otakaari 1 X,  room A 123. Department of Media study info begins at 11.00, the same room.  At 13.15 quick Dept of media programme infos. 14.30 Course (DOM-E0000) intro and theme, assignments and forms. Hall of Fame sheets. 

Your first course, DOM-E0000 Understanding Media, Art and Design, will then continue on Tuesday 22st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, lecture hall A123.