Orientation

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(NOTE: the programme will be updated during the summer! Please save the dates and times given below for now!)

 

Monday 28 of August 2017

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

8:00-17:00

 

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

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

 

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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Maisema-arkkitehtuuri

  • 31.8. Info uusille ulkopuolisille maisteriopiskelijoille
  • 8.9. HOPS seminaari kaikille aloittaville maisteriopiskelijoille

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. 13:00-14:00 Orientation to ViCCA, names and faces, 14.00-16:00 Studying at ViCCA, place Miestentie 3

Thursday 31.8. 10:00-12:00 Course info, 12:00-13:00 Lunch, 13:00-16:00 Getting to know each other, place Mistentie 3

Friday 1.9. 10:00-12:00 Spaces/studios in Art House, keys etc. (Art House, Lämpömiehenkuja 3), 12:00-13:00 Lunch, 13:00-14:00 Study plan info 14:00-15:00 Practical information about studies, 15:00-16:00 Meeting with academic advisors

Monday 4. - Friday 8.9. Introduction to Visual culture and Contemporary Art course starts, Personal Study Plan discussions

Changes in the programme are possible.

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 U256 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 Kurosawa 356 (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

Will be updated soon.

 Design for the Performing Arts, Costume Design

ARTS orientation on Monday 28.8. (see above). MA students will attend an orientation with Theatre Academy students from Tuesday 29.8. onwards during orientation week. More information on the programme will be updated during August.

 Photography

Your first course, Understanding Media, Art and Design, will start already on Monday 21st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, A123. See you there!

 Visual Communication Design

Your first course, Understanding Media, Art and Design, will start already on Monday 21st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, A123. See you there!

 New Media

Your first course, Understanding Media, Art and Design, will start already on Monday 21st of August at 9.15 am in Otakaari 1 X, A123. See you there!

More information on the programme's website